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...

Open Science Grid User School: Apply by 4/20

The Open Science Grid User School 2018 will take place July 9-13 2018, at the University of Wisconsin Madison,  Applications for this opportunity are due Friday, April 20, 2018. If you could access hundreds or even thousands of computers for your scholarly work, what could you do? How could it transform your work? What discoveries might you make? During the Open Science Grid (OSG) User School, participants will learn to use high throughput computing (HTC) to ...

XSEDE ECSS Symposium: Panel of PIs Share Experience with ECSS

This month’s symposium on March 20, 2018, features a panel of PIs sharing their experiences with ECSS. If you know of folks wondering what a collaboration is like from the PI’s perspective, this is the symposium to join. This will be recorded and available at  http://www.xsede.org/ecss- symposium  after the event. Webinar (PC, Mac, Linux, iOS, Android):  https://zoom.us/j/114343187 iPhone one-tap (US Toll):  +16468769923 ,,114343187# (or)  +16699006833...

Trusted CI Webinar Mar. 26th: Data Quality and Security Evaluation Framework

Rochester Institute of Technology's Leon Reznik and Igor Khokhlov are presenting the talk "Data quality and security evaluation framework development" on March 26th at 11 am (Eastern). You can  register here  (be sure to check spam/junk folder for registration confirmation email). Abstract: In this talk, we are presenting our work on building a data quality and security (DQS) framework, which integrates cybersecurity with other diverse metrics, such as accuracy,...

The NSF Cyber Carpentry Workshop-Apply by 3/15

For today’s graduate and post-doctoral students, conducting research often starts by trying to make sense of the many tools, technologies, and work environments used in data-intensive research and computing. Fortunately, there is help in navigating this new research landscape. The NSF Cyber Carpentry Workshop: Data Lifecycle Training is a two-week summer workshop aimed at helping graduate students understand the many aspects of the data-intensive computing environment. Even more...

Canadian Research Software Conference, May 29-30, 2018

The inaugural Canadian Research Software Conference will take place in Ottawa May 29-30, 2018.  Research software developers, computational researchers, and students are invited to submit proposals for presentations. Topics may include discussions of your current project, a challenge you are facing in your current project, or topics related to the development of software for academic research that you wish to discuss with conference attendees. Proposals for both Long-form Talks...

SGCI's Linda Hayden's Impact on Future Gateway Developers

Dr. Linda Hayden, who leads SGCI's Workforce Development service area, recently had her work highlighted in a Research Features article entitled " Furthering careers in cyberinfrastructure and polar science ." Read the article to find out how Dr. Hayden works to advance the careers of a diverse group of future science gateway users, developers, and polar scientists. 

NSF Cyberinfrastructure for Sustained Scientific Innovation (CSSI) Program Webinar

The NSF Cyberinfrastructure for Sustained Scientific Innovation (CSSI) Program Webinar scheduled for February 23, 2018, is full and, therefore, another webinar has been scheduled for February 27, 2018, at 2:30 pm ET . You will need to register to join the webinar and can find the announcement along with directions for registration on the NSF Events page . If you are registered to attend the first webinar on 2/23/18 you do not need to register for the 2/27/18 webinar, as the same...

The 9th Annual Scientific Software Days Conference (SSD)

The 9th Annual Scientific Software Days Conference (SSD)  is for users and developers of scientific software. The conference will be held at the University of Texas, Austin Thursday, April 26 - Friday, April 27, 2018, and focuses on two themes:   Sharing best practices across scientific software communities Sharing the latest tools and technology relevant to scientific software. The organizers are soliciting poster submissions that share novel uses of...

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...

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