CASCI Took Talk: Graph Databases and other Big Data Technologies in Practice at PricewaterhouseCoopers

Tuesday, October 29 3:30pm – 4:30pm 2116 Hornbake Bldg, South Wing Shay Andersen, Brian Miller, and Kevin Schumacher from PwC’s Forensic Technology Solutions (FTS) team (http://www.pwc.com/us/en/forensic-services/technology-solutions.jhtml) will be visiting the iSchool to talk about their experience with Big Data technologies such as NoSQL, Hadoop, and graph databases. PwC Forensic Technology Solutions PwC’s Forensic Technology Solutions (FTS) …

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CASCI Talk: New Directions in Open, Online Education

Tuesday, October 29th, 11am – 12pm 2116 Hornbake Bldg, South Wing College of Information Studies 4130 Campus Drive University of Maryland, College Park J. Philipp Schmidt Executive Director, Co-Founder@ the Peer 2 Peer University (P2PU) Director’s Fellow@ the MIT Media Lab Abstract: Open education resources, online learning, and massively open online courses (MOOCs) have become …

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CSCW’14 workshop “Sharing, Re-use and Circulation of Resources in Cooperative Scientific Work”

Call for Participation ====================== We are inviting submissions to a workshop on “Sharing, Re-use and Circulation of Resources in Cooperative Scientific Work” to be held at CSCW 2014, February 15-19 in Baltimore, Maryland, USA. Overview ======== The goal of this one-day workshop is to discuss and stimulate research on the sharing and reuse of a wide range of scientific resources …

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