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Second Polar Data Forum (PDF II), 27 - 29 October 2015, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada
27 Oct 2015

Second Polar Data Forum (PDF II), 27 - 29 October 2015, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada

 

The Second Polar Data Forum (PDF II) will be held 27-29 October 2015, at the University of Waterloo, Canada. PDF II will accelerate progress by establishing clear actions to address the target issues, including meeting the needs of society and science through promotion of open data and effective data stewardship, establishing sharing and interoperability of data at a variety of levels, developing trusted data management systems, and ensuring long-term data preservation.

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ICT 2015 - Innovate, Connect, Transform, 20-22 October 2015 in Lisbon, Portugal
20 Oct 2015

ICT 2015 - Innovate, Connect, Transform, 20-22 October 2015 in Lisbon, Portugal

 

Open science makes scientific processes more efficient, transparent and effective by new tools for scientific collaboration, experiments and analysis and by making scientific knowledge more easily accessible. At the same time, Open science enables emergence of new scientific practices, disciplines and paradigms to respond to the new challenges through global distributed collaborations where citizens and society participate as contributors and direct beneficiaries of scientific knowledge.

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 4th International LSDMA Symposium on “The Challenge of Big Data in Science”, 1st October 2015,  Karlsruhe, Germany
01 Oct 2015

4th International LSDMA Symposium on “The Challenge of Big Data in Science”, 1st October 2015, Karlsruhe, Germany

 

Management of scientific Big Data poses challenges at all stages of the data life cycle – acquisition, ingest, access, replication, preservation, etc. For scientific communities the data exploration – commonly considered as the 4th pillar besides experiment, theory and simulation – is of utmost importance to gain new scientific insights and knowledge.

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07 Sep 2015

GridKa School "Big Data, Virtualization and Modern Programming" September 7-11, 2015, Karlsruhe

 

The  international GridKa School is one of the leading summer schools for advanced computing techniques. The school provides a forum for scientists and technology leaders, experts and novices to facilitate knowledge sharing and information exchange. The target audience are different groups like grid and cloud newbies, advanced users as well as administrators, graduate and PhD students. Organized by the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT), GridKa School is hosted by Steinbuch Centre for Computing (SCC).

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11th IEEE International Conference on eScience –  31 August to 4 September 2015, Munich, Germany
31 Aug 2015

11th IEEE International Conference on eScience – 31 August to 4 September 2015, Munich, Germany

 

The annual IEEE eScience conference will be held in Munich, Germany from 31st August to 4th September 2015. The objective of the eScience Conference is to promote and encourage all aspects of eScience and its associated technologies, applications, and tools.
eScience promotes innovation in collaborative, computationally- or data-intensive research across all disciplines, throughout the research lifecycle.
 

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Europe, growth accelerator for big data @ Future-en-Seine, 12 June 2015, Paris
12 Jun 2015

Europe, growth accelerator for big data @ Future-en-Seine, 12 June 2015, Paris

 
The "Europe, growth accelerator for big data" event is organized by Alliance Big Data and Cap Digital, in partnership with European Commission, Big Data Value Association and Research Data Alliance.
Purpose of the Big Data Europe Conference is providing a deeper understanding of Big Data accelerators of business while putting the emphasis on innovation programs led at pan-European level; the European Commission will expose its role in deploying major traction programs such as H2020.

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Open Repositories 2015 - OR2015 Indianapolis
08 Jun 2015

Open Repositories 2015 - OR2015 Indianapolis

 

The 10th International Conference on Open Repositories (OR2015) will be held on June 8-11, 2015 in Indianapolis, Indiana, USA. The conference is being jointly hosted by Indiana University Bloomington Libraries, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Library, and Virginia Tech University Libraries.

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