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Upcoming workshops and events
The WRF Data Science Studio will be closed on Friday, Nov. 11, in honor of Veteran's Day. A warm thank you to our veterans for their service.

GeoHack Week begins in the WRF Data Science Studio Monday, Nov. 14 and runs through Friday the 18th. The conference will bring participants together to  learn about open source technologies used to analyze geospatial datasets.

 
eScience is sponsoring SocInfo 2016 Nov. 14 to 17 in Bellevue, WA. Registration is still open.

This week's Community Seminar will be on Tuesday, Nov. 15, from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m., and will feature speaker Erick Matsen on 'Phylogenetics for modern data sets, from the ground up.' It will be held in the Physics/Astronomy Auditorium, room 110, and refreshments will be served.

The next Data Science Seminar will feature Matt Salganik, who will speak on 'Social Research in the Age of Big Data.' The event will be held in Johnson Hall, room 075, on Wednesday, Nov. 16 from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. Coffee and cookies provided.
Recent happenings
Professor Rob Axtell spoke at our recent data science seminar on 'Computationally-Enabled Public Policy Using Comprehensive Data.' Watch the video here [apologies for the poor sound quality].

Please submit items for the weekly newsletter to rebrooks@uw.edu by noon on Thursday for inclusion in the regular Friday mailing.

Postdoctoral fellowships
Applications are being accepted for the 2017 Moore/Sloan Data Science and Washington Research Foundation Innovation in Data Science Postdoctoral Fellowships.
Office hours
Make an appointment or drop in to speak with one of our friendly, knowledgeable data scientists.
In the news
Ed Lazowska is quoted and the eScience Institute referenced in a recent article in The Chronicle of Higher Education. Lazowska was also quoted in Seattle Business Magazine on engineering centers and in The Seattle Times on a new $10M pledge from Amazon.
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