SGCI webinars bring together community members across the globe.

Webinar: DataONE—Data Partner for Science Communities

April 10, 2019

DataONE—Data Partner for Science Communities

Presented by

- Robert J. Sandusky, Ph.D., Associate Dean for Information Technology & Associate Professor, University Library, University of Illinois at Chicago
- Amber E. Budden, Ph.D., DataONE Co-PI and Director for Community Engagement & Outreach, Arctic Data Center Co-PI, Senior Research Fellow at the National Center for Ecological Analysis & Synthesis
- Karl Benedict,...

Webinar: National Data Service (NDS) Labs Workbench

December 13, 2017

National Data Service (NDS) Labs Workbench: A Scalable Platform for Research Data Access, Education, and Training

Presented by Craig Willis, Technical Coordinator at NDS and Senior Research Programmer at National Center for Supercomputing Applications at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

The National Data Service (NDS) consortium is developing the Labs Workbench platform, a scalable, web-based system intended to support turn-key...

Webinar: Data and Software Carpentry: Using Training to Build a Worldwide Research Community

May 10, 2017

Data and Software Carpentry: Using Training to Build a Worldwide Research Community
Presented by Tracy Teal, co-founder and the Executive Director of Data Carpentry, and Adjunct Assistant Professor with BEACON, Michigan State University

Although petabytes of data are now available, most scientific disciplines are failing to translate this sea of data into scientific advances. The missing step between data collection and research progress is a lack of...

Webinar: Building a Modern Research Data Portal with Globus - Introduction to the Globus Platform

March 8, 2017

Building a Modern Research Data Portal with Globus - Introduction to the Globus Platform
Presented by Steve Tuecke and Greg Nawrocki, University of Chicago - Globus.org

Abstract: Science DMZ (a portion of the network optimized for high-performance scientific applications) architectures provide frictionless end-to-end network paths; and Globus APIs allow programmers to create powerful research data portals that leverage these paths for data...