[Call for Papers] Workshop on Small Data Experimentation (sdX): Opportunities, Challenges, and Infrastructure

June 15-16, 2015 New York, New York Submission Deadline: March 15, 2015 Notification Due: April 15, 2015 http://sdxworkshop.smalldata.nyc/ Workshop Committee Organizing Committee: Deborah Estrin, Ari Juels, JP Pollak, Cornell NYC Tech Tentative Program Committee–pending confirmation: Gregory Abowd, Georgia Tech AJ Brush, MSR Jeff Burke, UCLA Andrew Campbell, Dartmouth Tanzeem Choudhury, Cornell Beki Grinter, GA Tech Julie Kientz, …

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Innovation & Entrepreneurship Reading Group: IT and Innovation

For many of us, a new information technology is an innovation: Designers and developers painstakingly make the technology not only novel, but also better and useful; adopters and users struggle to make sense of it and learn to use it. This is what we call first-order innovation. Further, for even more people and organizations, new …

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Doctoral Proposal Defense by Anne Bowser

Doctoral Proposal Defense by Anne Bowser Date: 2/4/2015 [Postponed; To be rescheduled] Time: 2 pm Place: Room 2116 Hornbake S. Wing   Title: Using Gamification to Inspire New Citizen Science Volunteers. Citizen science involves the public in scientific research to meet real-world goals. To achieve desired outcomes, a sufficient number of volunteers must donate significant …

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