ECSITE’13: EarthCube Summer Institute for Technology Exploration 2013
August 12-16, 2013


 
MONDAY (12th)
TUESDAY (13th)
WEDNESDAY (14th)
THURSDAY (15th)
FRIDAY (16th)
Introduction
Data and Metadata
Data and Its Meaning
Workflows and Visualization
Modeling
8:30 – 10:15

8:30 – 9:00

Introduction to EarthCube and the Summer Institute, Chaitan Baru, SDSC

Scientific Data Management: Themes and Systems & Scientific Data Processing, Analysis, and Visualization with Community Tools, Dr. Don Middleton, NCAR

Introduction to Scientific Data and Data Semantics, Dr. Amarnath Gupta, SDSC

Introduction to Scientific Workflows, Dr. Ilkay Altintas, SDSC

8:30 – 10:00

Introduction to Data Mining And Predictive Analytics, Paul Rodriguez, SDSC

Introduction to R Environment and Demo, Nicole Wolter, SDSC

9:00 – 9:15

Attendee Introductions: All

9:15 – 10:15

Neurosciences Information Framework (NIF): An example of community Cyberinfrastructure for the Neurosciences, Dr. Maryann Martone, UCSD

10:00 - 11:00

SDSC Machine Room Tour and Break, Matt Campbell, SDSC

10:15 – 10:30 Break
10:30 – 12:00

10:30 – 11:15

Cyberinfrastructure and Earth Science Applications, Dr. Adrian Borsa, SIO, UCSD

Introduction to Geoscientific Data Processing, Integration, Analysis, and Visualization, Mary Haley, NCAR

Examples of Scientific Data and Data Semantics, Dr. Amarnath Gupta, SDSC

Examples of Scientific Workflows, Dr. Ilkay Altintas, SDSC

11:00 - 12:00

Group Discussion: Summary and Feedback; Ideas for topics to be covered in future; etc.

11:15 – 12:00

Cyberinfrastructure and Anthropogeny, John Moreland, SDSC

12:00 – 1:30 Lunch at Café Ventanas

End of ECSITE Institute

Lunch to Go
1:30 – 3:00

OpenTopography: Cyberinfrastructure for high-resolution topographic data and tools, Chaitan Baru, Vishu Nandigam, SDSC

Introduction to Scientific Data Access and Discovery, Dr. Tanu Malik, U.Chicago

Introduction to Information Models and Networking the Community, Dr. Ilya Zaslavsky, SDSC

Introduction to Scientific and Information Visualization, Amit Chourasia, SDSC

3:00 – 3:15 Break
3:15 – 5:00

3:15 – 4:15

Software Engineering for CyberInfrastructures, Claudiu Farcas, Qualcomm Institute, UCSD

Examples of Scientific Data Access and Discovery, Dr. Tanu Malik, U.Chicago

Examples of Information Models and Networking the Community, Dr. Ilya Zaslavsky, SDSC

Examples of Scientific and Information Visualization, Amit Chourasia, SDSC

Video Recordings of previous visualization workshops which may be of interest:

4:15 – 5:00

Long-tail Data: A perspective on the structure of the EarthCube community, Chaitan Baru, SDSC

 

5:00 – 7:00

Poster Session & Reception
   

5:30 – 9:30

Dinner

NSF

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