Trusted CI Webinar: SciTokens—Federated Authorization for Distributed Scientific Computing, Jan 25, 2021

SciTokens: Federated Authorization for Distributed Scientific Computing on Monday, January 25th at 11am (Eastern)   Please  register here . Be sure to check spam/junk folder for registration confirmation email. SciTokens ( https://scitokens.org/ ), an  NSF CICI  project, works to advance the use of bearer tokens and capabilities in distributed scientific infrastructures. It applies the JSON Web Token ( JWT ) and  OAuth  standards to the needs of...

ACM PEARC21 - Call for Participation

Practice and Experience in Advanced Research Computing  July 18-22, 2021 | Virtual Conference  Submission Deadlines: Tutorials and Workshops: February 9, 2021 Full Papers: March 9, 2021 Short Papers: April 13, 2021 Invited resubmissions: April 20, 2021 Panels: May 9, 2021 Birds of a Feather: May 9, 2021 Posters: May 16, 2021 Visualizations: May 23, 2021 ACM PEARC21  Conference - Evolution Across All...

HICSS Minitrack on Software Sustainability, January 7, 2021

The HICSS Conference has gone virtual this year and registration to HICSS is complementary:  http://hicss. org/   On January 7, there will be a mini-track focusing on software usability, long-lasting and reproducible software: a topic that spans various domains of science and significant investment of research funding both in the US, Europe, U.K, and elsewhere.   There will be an engaging panel discussion and open forum on software survivability. Authors...

SGCI Community Members Featured in the 10 Most Popular Science Node Articles of 2020

This year, Science Node's 10 most popular Science Node articles of 2020 includes a story about one of our staff members, as well as one about an SGCI community member.  Sandra Gesing, SGCI Staff and associate research professor at the  University of Notre Dame , was featured in Science Node's Paths to HPC series in July 2020.  Read Gesing's Paths to HPC feature here . Matias Carrasco-Kind, senior scientist at NCSA and data release scientist for...

Trusted CI recaps 2020 webinars and announces 2021 topics

Trusted CI has booked the following webinar topics for 2021: January:  SciTokens February: Cyberattacks & the social sciences March:   REED+  ecosystem April:  OSN  and  MGHPCC May: Identifying Vulnerable GitHub Repositories June: Trusted CI annual challenge - Software Assurance July:  Open Science Grid August: NCSA's  SOC Type 2  certification September:  Q-Factor  project ...

Ithaka S+R Report: Research Data Services in US Higher Education

Ithaka S+R has issued a report exploring the range of research data management services offerings in US higher education institutions. View the report here . The authors of the report, Jane Radecki and Rebecca Springer, gave a presentation on this work as part of a CNI session at the Fall 2020 Virtual Member Meeting. The recording of the presentation can be viewed here .    

12th Annual International Science of Team Science (SciTS) Conference Submissions Due February 28, 2021

The SciTS2021 Conference Planning Committee invites team science academics, leaders and members of cross-disciplinary teams, institutional leaders and administrators, and funding agencies to collaboratively rethink how science of team science research and practice may serve as a foundation for positive change and justice. Submissions will be accepted until February 28, 2021.  The following options are available: Individual Pre-recorded Splash Talks NEW! ...

SGCI Client CERA Uses Frontera Supercomputer for Storm Surge Forecasts

Hurricane season is behind us now, but the important work of tracking storm surge forecasts continues. Results of storm simulations generated by several supercomputers, including Frontera at the Texas Advanced Computing Center, are fed to CERA (Coastal Emergency Risks Assessment) , an interactive web mapper, where they are then converted into a visual map and annotated with useful information. This can be, for instance, real-time tide and river gauge data to show how forecasts...

Trusted CI Webinar: Trustworthy Data panel Monday, Dec. 7, 11am ET

The  Trustworthy Data Working Group  is hosting a panel on Monday, December 7th at 11 am (Eastern) to discuss tools, standards, community practices for trustworthy scientific data sharing. The panelists are: Jim Basney: Deputy Director,  Trusted CI Sandra Gesing: Associate Research Professor, Department of Computer Science and Engineering; Computational Scientist,  Center for Research Computing ; University of Notre Dame ( PresQT ) Bob Hanisch: Director of...

Registration open for Collaborations Workshop 2021

The Software Sustainability Institute is offering a Collaborations Workshop series. Bringing together researchers, developers, innovators, managers, funders, publishers, policy makers, leaders and educators, this workshop will explore best practices and the future of research software.

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