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2nd U.S. Research Software Sustainability Institute (URSSI) Workshop, Oct. 23-24, 2018

The second workshop for the U.S. Research Software Sustainability Institute (URSSI) conceptualization will take place October 23-24 in Chicago, IL. Similar to the  first workshop in Berkeley , the event will be mostly participant driven. In addition to a few keynotes and lightning talks, the agenda will mostly be open discussions about topics suggested by participants prior to and during the meeting. Learn more about the workshop and register to attend .

United States Research Software Sustainability Institute (URSSI) Conceptualization

The  United States Research Software Sustainability Institute ( URSSI ) is in the planning stages of a potential institute that will focus on software sustainability across all research areas. Some potential objectives for URSSI are to:   • Help research software projects grow, become sustainable, and develop a governance model • Provide developers with good practices • Track software impact and usage, which are difficult to measure and interpret • Help...

US Research Software Sustainability Institute Workshop in Berkeley, CA (April 10-12)

The first US Research Software Sustainability Institute (URSSI) Workshop will take place in Berkeley, CA., April 10-12, 2018. The preliminary agenda is to have the workshop the morning of day 1 (April 10), and ending at lunch on day 3 (April 12), with an additional ½ day for PIs to document and start planning the next activities. The plan is to start with a talk from NSF about institutes, talks about successful conceptualization projects that led to institutes (SGCI and MolSSI) and a...