University of Maryland

Fall 2019 CASCI Activity Schedule

All CASCI Group Activities:
2119 Hornbake Bldg. South Wing
11:00 am – 12:00 noon

Unless specified in individually below.

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Click here to view only the Fall 2019 Talk Schedule and Fall 2019 Reading Group Schedule, neither include our additional activities.

September 3, 2019
Welcome session: CASCI meet & greet

September 10, 2019
Talk with Cláudio Gottschalg Duque: An overview of Information Science in Brazil, its Graduate Programs and R.E.G.I.I.M.E.N.T.O researches at a glance: Perspective and Challenges

September 17, 2019
Reading: Schuler (2019) A Hacking Atlas: Holistic Hacking in the Urban Theater

September 24, 2019
Talk with Molly Sauter: Chasing Something Beautiful: Communities of Citation and the Cultural Circuits of Capital in the Early Days of Venture Capital

October 1, 2019
Reading: Matheus et al. (2018). Data science empowering the public: Data-driven dashboards for transparent and accountable decision-making in smart cities

October 8, 2019
Talk with Noel Osama of the Sunlight Foundation on Smart Cities and the Needs for Proactive Transparency

October 15, 2019
Reading: TBD

October 22, 2019
Speaker TBD

October 29, 2019
Reading: Sawyer & Jarrahi (2014) Sociotechnical Approaches to the Study of Information Systems

November 5, 2019 (11 am – 12 pm) 2119 HBK South,
3 CSCW Presentations: Specific Presenters & Topics TBD

November 12, 2019
Reading: TBD in line with Kurt Luther’s Nov. 19 talk

November 19, 2019
Talk with Kurt Luther: Designed systems that bring together experts, crowds, and AI to support complex sensemaking tasks like historical research, investigative journalism, and intelligence analysis.

December 3rd, 2019
End of Fall Term Holiday Party