September 19, 2014
Cocke Hall 108

Alison Booth will be presenting on her work as Director of the Collective Biographies of Women Project (CBW) as part of the Center for the Study of Data and Knowledge proseminar.

September 18, 2014
Rodman Room in Thornton Hall

The Data Science Institute hosted the launch of Rivanna, the University’s new Cray CS300AC, on Thursday, September 18. Rivanna is a 4800-core, high-speed interconnect cluster, with 1.4 PBs of storage available. Rivanna combines large amounts of processing with large amounts of memory to provide a significant new resource for data-intensive and computationally-intensive research at U.Va.

June 15, 2014 to June 16, 2014

The Applied Research Institute at the University of Virginia hosts the inaugural Conference on National Devense and Intelligence.

May 7, 2014
UVa Grounds--Wilson Hall room 235

RSVP:  If you plan to come, please email by April 23.

April 11, 2014

Sponsored by the University of Virginia Data Sciences Institute and the Institute for Practical Ethics Working Group on Big Data Ethics

April 11, 2014
University of Virginia
Charlottesville, Virginia

March 21, 2014
Olsson Hall, Room 011

Speaker: Iris Tien

March 7, 2014
Olsson Hall, Room 011

Data Science for Unstructured Information, with Applications in
Criminal Justice and Healthcare

When: Friday, March 7th, 2014, 2:00 PM
Where: Olsson 011

Matthew Gerber, Ph.D.
Research Assistant Professor,
Department of Systems & Information Engineering, University of

February 28, 2014
Olsson Hall, Room 011

All faculty members and graduate students are invited to attend:

Predictive Modeling for Preference Ranking
February 28, 2014, 1:00 PM
Olsson Hall, Room 011

Mingxuan Sun, Ph.D.

Research Scientist Pandora Media, Inc.

February 14, 2014
Olsson 011

Understanding and Predicting Online Social Contagion

by Nathan Hodas


January 27, 2014
Rice Hall Auditorium

Jason Hartline, Associate Professor of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, Northwestern University