Trusted CI Hosting COVID-19 Virtual Town Hall on March 24, 2020

Trusted CI is holding a Virtual Town Hall on Tuesday, March 24th at 3 pm Eastern to discuss the impact of COVID-19 on the NSF open science community. Trusted CI recently posted a blog discussing  recommendations for reducing cybersecurity risk  while working remotely and protecting  regulated data  during the COVID-19 outbreak. Trusted CI, NSF CI CoE Pilot, and SGCI, we are also  offering priority help  to projects tackling COVID-19. The purpose of this Town...

HICSS-54 Submissions Deadline Is June 15, 2020

HICSS-54 will be January 5-8, 2021 at the Grand Hyatt Kauai. Full research papers in various areas of information, computer, and system sciences are due by June 15, 2020  July 15, 2020. See below for a full listing of the revised deadline schedule. Visit  https://hicss.hawaii.edu/ for a list of tracks & minitracks, journals that offer fast track opportunities to selected high-quality HICSS-54 papers, author instructions, and other important dates.  Of particular...

XSEDE Webinar: Running Jupyter Notebooks on Comet, Date Changed to May 21, 2020

"Running Jupyter Notebooks on Comet” will be presented on  Thursday, April 16, 2020  May 21, 2020, at 11 AM PDT. If you had already registered for the April date and still plan to attend in May, you do not need to re-register and the Zoom webinar conference coordinates will remain the same. If you cannot attend, please cancel your registration. Registration is here:  https://portal.xsede.org/ course-calendar/-/training- user/class/2042/session/3661

Trusted CI, NSF CI CoE Pilot, and SGCI Offering Priority Help to Projects Tackling COVID-19

                                            The  NSF Cyberinfrastructure Center of Excellence Pilot ,  Trusted CI , and the  Science Gateways Community Institute  are all available to help the science community tackle research to address the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) outbreak. If your project could benefit from expert...

Science Node article "When facts aren't enough" features Gateways 2019 keynote Randy Olson

When facts aren't enough To make research meaningful, scientists need to unleash the power of narrative Scientist-turned-filmmaker Randy Olson thinks scientists could use a little help getting their message out to the public. He presented the keynote, "Narrative is Everything,” to the scientists at the Gateways 2019 conference in San Diego, where he argued that effectively communicating scientific results to the public in a way that they care about is part of a scientist’s job. ...

BOINC@TACC Training, March 20, 2020

The BOINC@TACC Training will be held on March 20th, 2020 from 1pm to 3pm CT.   The BOINC@TACC project is based on the Volunteer Computing (VC) model. It helps researchers in running applications from a wide range of scientific domains on laptops, desktops, tablets, or cloud-based Virtual Machines (VMs) owned by volunteers. With BOINC@TACC, students and researchers can run small high-throughput computing jobs (that is, the jobs that involve small amounts of data transfer and...

Apply for One-on-One Engagement With Trusted CI by April 3, 2020

One of Trusted CI's core activities is conducting one-on-one engagements with NSF projects and facilities. Topics for engagements include anything broadly in the scope of information security and can include the development of new cybersecurity programs, assessing existing cybersecurity programs, software assurance, identity management, or recommendations on new software features. Learn more and apply here .  Important Dates: February 26, 2020: Begin accepting...

XSEDE Webinar: Using the SeedMe Data Management System on Comet, Thursday, March 19, 2020

The XSEDE Webinar "Using the SeedMe Data Management System on Comet" will take place Thursday, March 19, 2020, at 11:00 PDT. SeedMe is short for Stream, Encode, Explore and Disseminate My Experiments, and is inspired by seeds that proliferate and grow in a fertile environment. Just as agriculture spurred the development of civilization, SeedMe offers the science community a searchable ecosystem of rich research content and knowledge to curate and cultivate. One resource that lets...

Short Course on Containers at TACC, March 6, 2020

A short course on Containers will be offered at the Texas Advanced Computing Center (TACC) on March 6th, 2020, 9:00 am - 3:00 pm CT   Software containers are an important common currency for portable and reproducible computing. Learn best practices on building, using, and sharing Docker and Singularity containers in this hands-on workshop. Also learn how to run those containers on TACC HPC systems, including MPI and GPU aware containers.   This training is available to...

San Diego Supercomputer Center (SDSC) Summer Institute 2020

The San Diego Supercomputer Center Summer Institute is a week-long workshop held at the University of California, San Diego that focuses on a broad spectrum of introductory-to-intermediate topics in High Performance Computing and Data Science. The 2020 Summer Institute will be Monday, August 3-Friday, August 7, 2020. Applications are due by Sunday, May 3, 2020.  The program is aimed at researchers in academia and industry, especially in domains not traditionally engaged in...

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