Join us for our upcoming Data Science for Social Good happy hour, held from 4 to 6 p.m. on Thursday, July 26, in the WRF Data Science Studio.
Co-Executive Director Sarah Stone will speak at the free Intelligent Data Tech Symposium on Tuesday, July 24, from 1 to 7:30 p.m. on the Seattle campus. Speakers from leading platform developers and startups will focus on data science, AI, data management and machine learning.
A new citizen science-based research project led by Anthony Arendt, senior research scientist, Landung (Don) Setiawan, research scientist, and others, is helping scientists to check the accuracy of regional snow datasets and model simulations supported by a variety of NASA Earth Observing Programs. Learn more about the project in the Research Feature Community Snow Observations.
Emma Spiro, data science fellow, visiting scholar Zack Almquist, and PhD candidate Li Zeng received the Best Paper Award for the 10th International Conference on Social Computing and Social Media in the context of the Human-Computer Interaction International Conference.
Congratulations to Dr. Anissa Tanweer, who this week successfully defended her doctoral dissertation "Sense-making and scaling in data science of the social: how the field is responding to ethical crisis and spreading across sectors".
PLOS ONE is offering travel awards for early career researchers in computer science and engineering presenting work at a 2018 physical science conference; find details on their website.