Events

January 29, 2016
Cocke Hall 108

As part of the Center for the Study of Data and Knowledge (CSDK) Research Colloquium Series, Michael Livermore (UVA School of Law) will be speaking on the Computational Analysis of Legal Texts.

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November 17, 2015

Through a partnership with the Library’s Research Data Services, DSI is offering new 1-credit short courses, Data Wrangling in R and Applied Causal Inference. These meet for 5 weeks and are designed to provide some focused, hands-on training on different topics and tools.

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November 6, 2015

We are sorry to say that due to unforeseen circumstances, this event has been canceled.

CODE, INFRASTRCTURE, AND JUSTICE: GAPS IN OUR ETHICAL DISCOURSE ON BIG DATA

 

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November 6, 2015
Exhibit C, Campbell Hall
The School of Architecture presents
Faculty Research Dialogue Lecture series
ZACHARY VIOLETTE, Ph.D.
“Data, Design, and Diversity: A Digital Humanities Approach to the Study of Urban Vernacular Architecture”
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October 13, 2015
Monroe 130

Read, Write, Respond: Data, Affect, and Narrative:

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October 13, 2015
Alderman Library 317

Description:

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October 7, 2015
Auditorium of the Albert and Shirley Small Special Collections Library

Controlled Experiments Measure the Effectiveness of Online Advertising

 

Abstract:

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October 2, 2015
Minor Hall 125
Dr. Budhendra (Budhu) Bhaduri
Director, Urban Dynamics Institute
Oak Ridge National Laboratory
1:30pm, Minor Hall 125
 
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September 18, 2015
Newcomb Hall/Minor Hall

 

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April 27, 2015

The Data Science Institute is collaboaring with the Library's Research Data Services to pilot a new 1-credit short course series beginning Fall 2015: Data Wrangling in Python and Text as Data. The short courses meet for 5 weeks, and are designed to provide some focused, hands-on training on different topics and tools.

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April 23, 2015
Minor Hall 125

TOPIC: ON HOW MACHINE LEARNING AND AUCTION THEORY POWER FACEBOOK ADVERTISING

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April 16, 2015 to April 17, 2015

A talk and workshop by Professor David Mimno:

  • Hunting for Topics: How We Search and What We Find

            Thursday, April 16th from 3:30 to 5:00 PM 421 Alderman Library

  • A Topic Modeling Workshop*

            Friday, April 17th from 10:00 to 11:30 AM 317 Alderman Library 

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April 16, 2015 to April 17, 2015
Brown Library Classroom, Clark Hall

The UVa Library’s Research Data Services is partnering with the UVa Data Science Institute to host a software skills bootcamp for graduate students, postdocs, and other scientists on April 16-17, 2015.

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March 25, 2015
Rice Hall 130 (Auditorium)

TOPIC: BIG DATA: NEW TRICKS FOR ECONOMETRICS

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March 6, 2015
Watson Manor, 3 University Circle

The Algorithmic Cultures Workshop takes place on March 6, 2015, and will begin with an introduction by Chad Willmon of UVA.

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February 25, 2015
Alderman 421

Dr. Robert Nelson Director, Digital Scholarship Lab, University of Richmond

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February 10, 2015
Clark Hall, Science Library, Room 133

The Data Science Institute has been talking with researchers across grounds about data infrastructure in the last few months and data storage consistently comes up as a key issue.

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January 26, 2015

The Library's Research Data Services will be offering another set of workshops this spring, including workshops:

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November 20, 2014
Auditorium of the Albert and Shirley Small Special Collections Library

Aviv Nevo is a professor of Economics and Marketing at Northwestern University.  He served as the Deputy Assistant Attorney General for Economic Analysis (the chief economist) at the Antitrust Division of the Department of Justice 2013-14.

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October 17, 2014
Rice Hall 130 (Auditorium)

Dr. Stan Humphries is the Chief Economist of Zillow Inc.  Stan joined the company as one of its earliest employees in 2005 and created the Zestimate and its first algorithm. Since that time, Stan has built out the industry-leading economics and analytic team at Zillow.

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