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

 

2-Day Software Carpentry Workshop in Python 1/18-19/18 Gables campus

Brought to you by CCS, CTSI, and the Graduate School, this 2-day workshop will provide you with the basic computing skills and best practices needed to be productive in a small research team.

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Machine Learning Meetup Group Workshop Saturday 1/20/18

Join us on Saturday, January 20th, as CCS hosts a hands-on Meetup Group workshop on extracting information from scientific publication metadata.

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2-Day Software Carpentry Workshop in R 1/25-26/18 Medical campus

This workshop is designed to provide a foundation of basic concepts that all programming depends on, using R as an example.

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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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Social Systems Informatics Speaker Series presents Brian Uzzi 2/14/18

The CCS Members who are interested in Social Systems Informatics (led by Program Director Daniel Messinger) have launched a Speaker Series. As the first guest, the group is pleased to present a trio of events around Brian Uzzi.  The main event, a TALK on 2/14 entitled “A Simple Model of the Shift from Low to High […]

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Smart Cities Miami Conference 4/5-6/18 powered by Hotwire

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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Data Intersections: Data Journalism, Data Science, and Digital Humanities 3/2/18

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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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

 

Big Data Conference 2017 Photo Gallery

The Big Data 2017 Conference was well attended, and the addition of a Day 2 Workshop offering expertise for a hands-on experience in data analysis was well received.

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

ONLINE REGISTRATION for TODAY is closed.
If you still need to register, please register at the Newman between 1:00 and 2:00 PM. Conference starts at 2:00 PM. Workshop is tomorrow morning.

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“We are the data.” VizUM 2017 examines the impact of creative visualization

On Thursday, November 16, University of Miami hosted the VizUM 4th Annual Symposium. A celebration of visual representation, the Symposium explored the relationship between art, science, and data . . .

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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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