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NSF Announces Third OAC Software Institute

The third National Science Foundation Office of Advanced Cyberinfrastructure (OAC) Software Institute has been announced. The first two are the Science Gateways Community Institute (SGCI) and the Molecular Sciences Software Institute (MolSSI) .  The new institute, which is called the Institute for Research and Innovation in Software for High-Energy Physics (IRIS-HEP), is a $25 million effort to tackle the unprecedented amount of data that will come from the High-Luminosity...

Apply Now for Engagement with Center for Trustworthy Scientific Cyberinfrastructure (CTSC)

The Center for Trustworthty Scientific Cyberinfrastructure (CTSC) is accepting applications for one-on-one engagements to be executed in July - December 2018. Applications are due April 6, 2018 . Slots are limited and in demand, so this is a hard deadline. To learn more about the process and criteria, and to complete the application form, visit the CTSC website: http://trustedci.org/ application CTSC supports a variety of engagement types including: assistance...

Save the Date: 2018 NSF Cybersecurity Summit for Large Facilities and Cyberinfrastructure

The 2018 NSF Cybersecurity Summit for Large Facilities and Cyberinfrastructure will take place August 21-23, 2018 at The Westin Alexandria near NSF headquarters. Attendees will include cybersecurity practitioners, technical leaders, and risk owners from within the NSF Large Facilities and CI Community, as well as key stakeholders and thought leaders from the broader scientific and information security communities. The 2018 Call for Proposals has not yet been released.  For more...

ACI-REF Virtual Residency Workshop - 7/30-8/4/17

The Advanced Cyberinfrastructure Research and Education Facilitator (ACI-REF) Virtual Residency workshop, organized by the OU Supercomputing Center for Education & Research at the University of Oklahoma, will take place July 30, 2017 - August 4, 2017. This year's workshop is on "How to Be a More Effective Research Computing Facilitator." It is free to attend this workshop.  Our very own Sandra Gesing will make a presentation about SGCI on Friday, August 4 at 1:30 pm CT. You...