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6th International Workshop on Science Gateways (IWSG)

Marlon Pierce and Rion Dooley presented papers at the  6th International Workshop on Science Gateways  (IWSG) at Trinity College in Dublin, Ireland. Michael McLennan participated in a panel discussion titled “Science gateways in the cloud era.” The event was held June 3-5, 2014.

ACM Web Science Conference 2014

Marlon Pierce will be presenting a poster at the  ACM Web Science Conference  (WebSci2014) to be held June 23-26, 2014, at Indiana University in Bloomington, Indiana. Web Science studies the vast information network of people, communities, organizations, applications, and policies that shape and are shaped by the Web. Computing, physical, and social sciences come together, complementing each other in understanding how the Web affects our interactions and behaviors.

SI^2 PI Meeting 2014 at NSF

We participated in the SI^2 meeting of PIs at NSF in February 2014. Nancy Wilkins-Diehr participated on  a  panel discussion  titled "Conceptualizing Software Institutes" and presented a poster about the Institute's plans. To learn about the event, visit  https://sites.google.com/site/si2pimeeting2014/ .

SC13: The Supercomputing Conference

November 17-22, 2013, Denver, Colorado Many members of our team will be at  SC13 . We'll be participating in several events at the conference: On Sunday, we'll be at the  1st Workshop on Sustainable Software for Science: Practice and Experiences (WSSSPE) , where Nancy Wilkins-Diehr will be a panelist representing part of a  collection of papers in the "communities" area . We have a position paper titled " Science Gateways and the Importance of Sustainability "...

Big Data, Big Network Workshop, October 10-11, 2013

This workshop in Ensenada, Mexico, includes presentations by Nancy Wilkins-Diehr (about the Science Gateway Institute and opportunities for international collaboration) and by Michael McLennan (about HUBzero). Join us October 10 at  9:45 am! For more details, visit the  Workshop Program .

Ithaka S+R offers free training course on Sustaining Digital Resources

Ithaka S+R is offering a unique course that draws on a decade of their extensive research and consulting in the field, immersing participants in learning about audience research, understanding competition, and financial planning, all the while having them apply these lessons in real time to their own projects. The program begins and ends with two in-person sessions, with self-directed work, check-ins, and webinars in between. They  announced the program  on August...

ADMI-Sponsored Introduction to Science Gateways Workshop

This workshop was hosted at the Center of Excellence in Remote Sensing Education and Research, Elizabeth City State University, from August 6-8, 2013. It introduced participants to common uses of Science Gateways, highlighted several approaches to modern gateway design, and walked participants through the process of building and customizing gateways for a specific science discipline. Participants used existing platforms and learn from others who are building gateways. ...

Science Gateways Institute Workshop (at IEEE Cluster 2013)

                   Photo: (c) Trustees of Indiana University    September 27, 2013, Indianapolis, Indiana                                                                                          ...

XSEDE13 in San Diego

Learn more about the Science Gateway Institute and discuss what would make the Institute useful to you. We are hosting a Birds of a Feather session at the  XSEDE13 Conference  in San Diego (July 22-25). Our session, titled "An Institute for the Science Gateway Community," will be on Tuesday, July 23 from 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm in the Cardiff/Carlsbad room. For more information about the session, view the  conference schedule .

ADMI 2013 Symposium on Computing at Minority Institutions

Linda Hayden facilitated a 90-minute gateway workshop at the ADMI 2013 Symposium on Computing at Minority Institutions in Virginia Beach, VA, from April 11-13, 2013.