7th Annual University of Massachusetts and New England Area Librarian e-Science Symposium

Thursday, April 9, 2015 - 9:00am
Symposium

University of Massachusetts Medical School (Faculty Conference Room), Worcester, Mass.

Registration is now closed. If you would like to be added to the waiting list, please contact Raquel Abad, Project Coordinator, at raquel.abad@umassmed.edu.

Symposium Agenda 


Confirmed speakers are:

  • Philip Bourne, PhD, Associate Director for Data Science, National Institutes of Health
  • Jane Silverthorne, PhD, Deputy Assistant Director, Biological Sciences Directorate, National Science Foundation
  • Caroline Kuo, DPhil, MPhil, Assistant Professor, School of Public Health, Behavioral and Social Sciences, Brown University
  • David Fearson, PhD, Data Management Consultant, JHU Data Management Services, The Sheridan Libraries,Johns Hopkins University
  • Michael Witt, MLS, Head, Distributed Data Curation Center (D2C2), Purdue University

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The University of Massachusetts and New England Area Librarian e-Science Symposium encourages New England region libraries to collaborate and support e-science initiatives at their institutions. Featuring presentations by nationally recognized leaders in the e-Science arena, the symposium is an educational opportunity for librarians to learn about e-Science resources and current initiatives. The symposium also provides a forum where librarians can discuss new library roles for engaging research communities and supporting networked science.

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