All Participants must register at Eventbrite
Workshop Survey here
Restaurant on Tue: http://www.grieks-restaurant-athene.nl/
Restaurant on Wed: http://www.kantjil.nl/
Boat Trip for Wed (boarding at 3 pm sharp): http://rockthatboat.com/nl/boten/
Museum Trip Rijksmuseum: https://www.rijksmuseum.nl/en
Big Data and Cloud Computing:
The third OSDC workshop (http://www.opensciencedatacloud.org funded in part by the NSF PIRE program) in Amsterdam will gather young researchers and experts to address today’s challenges and to develop understanding in how best to exploit our growing wealth of data. The participants, from North and South America, Japan, and Europe, will engage in talks, discussions, hands-on tutorials, and debate. The outcome should be as follows: new ideas, new understanding, and lasting international alliances pursuing collaborative research.
Prof. Robert Grossman PhD, University of Chicago
Prof. Heidi Alvarez PhD, Florida International University
Prof. Paola Grosso PhD, University of Amsterdam
Prof. Cees de Laat PhD, University of Amsterdam
Prof. Ana-Maria Oprescu PhD, University of Amsterdam
The workshop will be held at CWI Eulerzaal Conference Hall (125 Science Park, Amsterdam)http://www.wcw.nl/nl/eulerzaal/
Some of the events will be at the Faculty of Science, UvA (904 Science Park, Amsterdam).
Hotel CASA 400
From Schiphol Airport to CASA 400 http://www.hotelcasa400.nl/en/route.html
26 minutes by train to Amstel Station
20 minutes by taxi (+31 20 6531000)
You can also use the Shuttle Service Schiphol - € 17,00.
From CASA 400 to CWI Eulerzaal Conference Hall
Casa 400 is located close (approx. 3 minutes walk) to the Amsterdam Amstel Station. http://www.hotelcasa400.nl/en/route.html
or by google maps: http://goo.gl/maps/H9UL5 From the Amstel Station, bus no 40 departs every 15 minutes and takes you to the Science Park in approx. 7 minutes.
From Schiphol Airport to CWI Eulerzaal Conference Hall
Twice an hour a train goes from Schiphol to Amsterdam Science Park directly.
Or take the train to Amsterdam Central Station and from there take the train (Sprinter) direction Almere-Oostvaarders / Lelystad Centrum and get out at Amsterdam Science Park Train Station.
By Taxi from Schiphol Airport: Depending on traffic, a taxi can take you from Schiphol to Science Park in 15 to 30 minutes at a cost of about 50 euros.
Weather in Amsterdam
You can rent a bike from Casa400 for a € 13,00 per day
or do research from here: http://www.iamsterdam.com/en-GB/experience/plan-your-trip/getting-around/rental/bike-hire
Overview & Structure
Thank you for your interest in registering for this by-invitation-only workshop. In order to help us with the organization we ask that you select a ticket for each day you will attend the workshop. Please also indicate whether you will attend the Boat Trip, Dinner, and/or Museum Trip by selecting 1 ticket for yourself. You will also have the opportunity to bring one or more guests by indicating the number of extra tickets you will need. The guests are not covered by your registration and the economical cost will be decided at a later date.
Welcome.Introduction to OSDC software and methods. PICO presentations: 2-min self-introductions.
Dealing with Big Data.
The research challenge/bazaar
Projects developments. Technology topics of general interest with hands-on opportunities.
Conclusion challenge Wrap-up
(Optional) Museum Trip