Digital Humanities

Math and Stats Seminar: Big data, data science, statistics

Dr. Nancy Reid, University of Toronto

When: 
Friday, 31 March 2017 -
2:30pm to 3:30pm
Where: 
Jeffery Hall Room 234

The Canadian Statistical Sciences Institute developed a six-month thematic program on big data in 2015, with substantial funding from the Fields Institute, and support from PIMS, CRM and AARMS for

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Cognitive Computing in Action

Aditya Pai

Aditya is an Associate Partner; Clinician (Certified Genetic Counsellor) and Healthcare and Life Sciences Industry expert with the IBM Watson Group. His principal role is global business development, sales and strategic leadership of Watson engagements.

When: 
Thursday, 6 October 2016 -
10:30am to 11:30am
Where: 
Mac-Corry Room E229

As we enter the “era of big data” we are facing a deluge of data – our challenge will be how to turn data into knowledge.

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Data Day 2016: Maximize the Impact of Your Data

When: 
Tuesday, 10 May 2016 -
9:30am to 4:30pm
Where: 
Speakers Corner, Stauffer Library

Please join us for Queen’s University’s third annual Data Day. You will learn about evolving Queen's data services, national guidelines (e.g. Tri-Council), and national and international initiatives for managing, linking and promoting your research data. You will hear from Queen’s researchers about their experiences in data management and learn more about digital scholarship across disciplines.

http://library.queensu.ca/dataday2016

Compute Canada On-Campus Consultation

Dr. Gregory Newby, Chief Technology Officer, Compute Canada

When: 
Tuesday, 23 February 2016 -
2:00pm to 4:00pm
Where: 
Ellis Hall Room 218

On Feb 23 Compute Canada’s will be on campus hosting a session soliciting input on this country’s need for increased investment in advanced research computing (ARC).

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Seminar on "Centre for Advanced Studies and curriculum design"

Dennis Buttera, Advanced Studies Advisor, Centre for Advanced Studies, IBM Canada Lab

When: 
Friday, 5 February 2016 - 2:00pm
Where: 
Walter Light Hall 302

The talk will give an overview of the role played by IBM’s Centre for Advanced Studies (CAS) in advancing software research in Canada.

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Call for Graduate Student Representatives for Digital Scholarship Ontario Graduate Caucus

When: 
Friday, 21 August 2015 -
3:30pm to 5:15pm
Where: 
Peter Bronfman Learning Centre in Heaslip House (home of the Chang School of Continuing Education), 297 Victoria Street, Ryerson University, Toronto. (Building code CED on the Ryerson campus map http://ryerson.ca/maps/)

Dear Graduate Students,

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