Research Announcements

Future of Big Data Symposium

When:  November 6-7
Where:  Nebraska Innovation Campus Conference Center

Dear Colleagues:   The UNL Computational Sciences Initiative, in partnership with the UNL Agricultural Division and the UNL Office of Research and Economic Development, is pleased to invite you to attend the Future of Big Data Symposium on Thursday, November 6th and Friday, November 7th at the Nebraska Innovation Campus Conference Center.  Please share this invitation with faculty, undergraduate students, graduate students and postdoctoral researchers in your departments, colleges or centers.

This event will feature presentations by insightful professionals from academia, industry, and government that span the landscape of Big Data, Data Analytics, and Data Science. These individuals will share their ideas and accomplishments in research and education, as well as discuss opportunities for faculty and students interested in the field.

Please encourage undergraduate and/or graduate students associated with your research or educational activities to present a poster and participate in the poster competition from 5:00 – 7:00 pm on Thursday evening. All undergraduate and graduate students conducting research and creative activity in data sciences/analytics/big data at UNL are invited to participate, and awards will be given for the best poster presentations.

To register for this event please click here.
To register for the poster session please click here.
More information is available  http://bigdata.unl.edu/news-events.

We look forward to seeing you at the Future of Big Data Symposium.

2014 Nebraska Neuroscience Symposium Registration Open

The 2014 Nebraska Neuroscience Symposium will gather experts from throughout the nation to discuss new research on the brain’s achievements in learning and its challenges, including addiction.

The symposium, sponsored by Nebraska EPSCoR through a National Science Foundation grant, is Wednesday, Sept. 24, at the Hilton Omaha, 1001 Cass St.

Admission to the symposium is free, but pre-registration is required no later than Sept. 14. University researchers are invited to present posters at the symposium. Click here for speaker topics and bios and online registration. An optional hotel room reservation discount for symposium attendees is available through Aug. 24. Questions about the event may be directed to Nebraska EPSCoR at 402-472-8946.