South Big Data Hub Annual All Hands Meeting, June 9th, 2017

This free event hosted by the South Big Data Hub in Chevy Chase, MD, includes presentations on current Spoke projects, a fireside chat on collaborations in data science, and breakout sessions for future Spoke proposals. The Smart Grids Big Data project will be represented by Dr. Dilma Da Silva, professor and department head at the Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Texas A&M, and one of the Co-PI of the project. More on the event can be viewed at the website of the South Big Dat...
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Undergraduate data science education webinar by National Academies of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine on April 25, 2017

News from South BD Hub: The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine will conduct a webinar from 2 p.m. – 3 p.m. ET on April 25, 2017 to inform the ongoing study Envisioning the Data Science Discipline: The Undergraduate Perspective.  The study will set forth a vision for the emerging discipline of data science at the undergraduate level. It will emphasize core underlying principles, intellectual content, and pedagogical issues specific to data science, including core concept...
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Upcoming IEEE Smart Grid Webinar: “Big Data Applications in Smart Grids: Benefits and Challenges” | April 13, 2017, IEEE Webinar

The focus of this webinar is on different BD sources in the utility industry that range from field measurements obtained by substation/feeder intelligent electronic devices, to specialized commercial and/or government/state databases: weather data of different types, lightning detection data, seismic data, fire detection data, electricity market data, vegetation and soil data, and more. More information can be found here.
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South Big Data Hub workshop “The Internet of Things for Smart & Connected Cities & Campuses” | April 26-27, 2017 | Atlanta, GA

The South Hub will be hosting a workshop at Georgia Tech on Challenges in Data Analytics and Decision-making from Distributed Sensors in order to collect practitioner input into the problems surrounding the use of data coming from distributed sensors in the context of smart cities and smart campuses. For more information and free registration, visit the website.
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