Events



Events

CCS holds four major annual events:

We also hold a Lunch & Learn series, as well as a variety of Workshops, Lectures, Community Outreach Events, Meetings, and Social Events.  Please check the Upcoming Events list below for the next event.

Upcoming Events

 

Data Intersections 2018: Data Journalism, Data Science and Digital Humanities

This year’s Digital Humanities and Data Journalism Symposium (aka DHDJ 2017) was cancelled owing to Hurricane Irma.  The event has now evolved into “Data Intersections: Data Journalism, Data Science and Digital Humanities”. 

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CCS Social Systems Informatics Members Flash Talks & Happy Hour 12/1/17

The second meeting of the CCS Social Systems Informatics Members will take place on Friday, 12/1 in the Abess Center from 3:00 to 5:30 PM. Please feel free to drop in during those hours . . .

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Register Now for 2nd Annual BIG DATA Conference & Workshop 12/4-5/17

On a newly added Day 2, the Big Data Conference dives deeper into the topics explored in Day 1, specifically on building data science competence at your organization. This will be an interactive workshop . . .

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BD2K-LINCS Data Science Symposium 1/31-2/2/18

This annual symposium brings together experts in systems biology, data science, drug discovery and translational medicine from academia, industry and government to present their latest research and exchange new ideas and approaches in data driven biomedical research.

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2nd annual Smart Cities MIAMI Conference 4/5-6/18

This conference gathers leaders in academia, professional practice, and industry to examine the Smart Cities phenomenon in relation to emerging trends and technology. This year’s topics TBA soon . . .

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Want to Post an Event?

To request an event post, please send an email to CCS Administration with the following information:

  • Event description
  • Event date
  • Event location

Please include an image (if available).

 

Recently Held Events

 

GIS Day at UM Wednesday 11/15/17

Students, faculty, and staff are invited to attend this free event featuring Lauren James from National Geographic.  Register today at: miami.edu/gisday.

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VizUM 4th Annual Symposium 11/16/17

Registration is open for the free VizUM 4th annual Symposium to be held on Thursday, November 16, 2017

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Disaster Relief Mapathon at UM Libraries 9/29/17

Contribute your time to open-source mapping and help trace buildings and missing roads to support relief organizations in damage assessment and needs for support. These very basic tasks are easy to learn and training will be provided at the beginning of the event . . .

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CANCELLED: CCS Social Systems Informatics Flash Talks Friday 9/8/17

We regret to announce that the CCS Social Systems Informatics Meeting #2 (FLASH TALKS & Happy Hour) on Friday, September 8, has to be cancelled due to the approach of Hurricane Irma.

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2017 DH+DJ Symposium canceled owing to Hurricane Irma

Space is limited—Register Now! Join us for lectures and tutorials about shared data types, visualization methods, and data communication—including text visualization, network diagrams, maps, databases, and data wrangling.

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CCS Data Scholars Teaches the Next Generation of Female Coders

Throughout the four-week summer program, the CCS Data Scholars learned how to code, how to visualize data, and how to think critically about complicated issues.

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Big Data Workshop: “Intro to Hadoop and Spark” at RSMAS 8/11/2017

Join us for an introductory workshop on Big Data “Intro. to Hadoop and Spark” on Friday, August 11, 2017, from 1:00-4:00 PM at RSMAS . . .

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“Big Data in Health” Conference 2017 held in Italy

The audience was a mix of clinicians, academicians, researchers in industry, health-administrative-sector professionals, and other health professionals . . .

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Inaugural Smart Cities MIAMI Conference Plans for New Future

MIAMI, Fla. (February 24, 2017)—The inaugural Smart Cities Miami Conference, hosted last week by the School of Architecture and the Center for Computational Science (“CCS”), brought industry visionaries, technology experts, government planners, and the public together to focus on the “disruptive power” that the mobilization of new technology will have in our cities and on […]

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“Diversifying Amazon Recommendations” Pizza Seminar Series Friday 2/17/17

Open to UM Faculty/Staff/Students, this is a special edition of the Pizza Seminar Series to be held on Friday 2/17/17 2:30-3:30 PM in the Cox Science Building

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Inaugural SMART CITIES MIAMI Conference February 23 & 24

The University of Miami brings cutting-edge research in urban planning, architecture, and engineering—in alignment with computational resources and analytical expertise—to aid in the design and development of more sustainable, livable, and resilient cities.

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CCS presents poster at San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium 12/6-10/16

This Symposium is designed to provide state-of-the-art information on the experimental biology, etiology, prevention, diagnosis, and therapy of breast cancer and premalignant breast disease . . .

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Pizza Seminar Series on Using Data Ensembles Wednesday 11/30/2016

In this talk, Dr. Mahsa Mirzargar will introduce novel ensemble visualization paradigms based on the generalization of conventional univariate boxplots and the concept of data depth . . .

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iNeuro: Preparing a workforce for the Big Data Tsunami, Will Grisham TALK 1/6/17

Co-sponsored by the Center for Neuroscience and the Center for Computational Science, this seminar by William Grisham, who developed the iNeuro Project, will be held at the Lois Pope Life Center on the medical campus.

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BIG DATA Lunch & Learn with Zongjun Hu, PhD, Thursday 12/01/16

In this lunch-and-learn session, Dr. Zongjun Hu will first introduce several big data technologies behind the interfaces, and then demonstrate the general procedures to communicate with the cluster and utilize it for big data discovery research.

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Lunch & Learn on Internet of Things & Sensor Networks | Joel Zysman TODAY 11/9/16

From Smart Cities to internet-connected appliances, the Internet of Things has implications well beyond the technological and engineering fields. In this session of the CCS Lunch and Learn series, please join Joel P. Zysman to learn about current IoT based projects . . .

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