When: 7th – 11th of July, 2014
Where: Annapolis, Maryland, USA
Application Deadline: 30th of April, 2014
The National Socio-Environmental Synthesis Center (SESYNC), funded by a National Science Foundation grant to the University of Maryland, invites applications from small teams of researchers for a one-week Computational Institute on conducting data-driven, socio-environmental synthesis research.
The workshop will offer participants hands-on training in managing the lifecycle of their data and code with a focus on using open source tools, including R. Topics will include, but are not limited to:
– best practices and techniques for collaborative code development;
– developing and testing code for data management, modeling, and analysis; and
– visualizing and disseminating results.