As someone who covered Hurricane Sandy, I’m forwarding this event to you from CUNY. Please contact Tanya Domi for more information ~ Melissa.
Graduate Center Launches Social Media Summit;
Hosts “Hackathon” Data Mining Training
WHAT: “Reimagining Scholarly Communication for the 21st Century,” including an #OccupyData Hackathon working with data mining and data visualization
WHY: To work with a variety of New York City centric data sets on Hurricane Sandy by preparing, analyzing and visualizing data. The “Data Everywhere workshop will explore ways to open data, including how to use redundant data models that uses Virtual Private Servers and open source software.
WHO: Jessie Daniels, professor, The Graduate Center, CUNY;
Suzanne Tamang, PhD candidate, The Graduate Center, CUNY
WHEN: Friday, March 1st and Saturday, March 2nd practical exercise and training
WHERE: The Graduate Center James Gallery
SPONSOR: The Graduate Center, CUNY and JustPublics@365
Tanya L. Domi
Director, Media Relations
Communications and Marketing
The Graduate Center, CUNY
365 Fifth Avenue
New York, NY 10016-4309