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March 2022

Spring 2022 Conference on AI and Knowledge Work

March 31 @ 9:00 am - April 1 @ 1:00 pm
William and Ida Friday Center for Continuing Education, 100 Friday Center Drive
Chapel Hill, NC United States
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In celebration of the school’s 90th Anniversary, please join the UNC School of Information and Library Science (SILS) for its second Conference on AI and Knowledge Work. The Conference will take place with face-to-face and virtual components over a two-day period.

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April 2022

NCDS Lunch and Learn: How to Be An Antiracist Researcher

April 7 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Virtual

Antiracist researchers combat inequality and racism by conceptualizing, implementing, and disseminating research that dismantles racism, oppression, discrimination, and structural inequalities. This presentation offers participants an opportunity to learn how to engage in antiracist research by presenting a counter-narrative to the traditional conceptualization and implementation of research with Black, Indigenous, and People of Color (BIPOC). During our time together, the panelists will  define antiracist research offer unique principles for conducting antiracist research present challenges the antiracist researcher will encounter offer practical…

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Seminar: Neural networks as cognitive models of syntax

April 8 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Hanes Hall, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
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Speakers of a language generalize their knowledge of syntax in a systematic way to constructions they have never encountered before. This observation has motivated the influential position in linguistics that humans are innately endowed with syntax-specific inductive biases. The applied success of deep learning systems that are not designed with such biases invites a reconsideration of this position. In this talk, Prof. Tal Linzen, Assistant Professor of Linguistics and Data Science at NYU, will review work that uses paradigms from…

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Blyth Lecture Series — Dr. Christina Mack

April 8 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Virtual

During this year's annual Carl Blyth Lecture, Dr. Christina Mack will be speaking on the use of Data Science in sports to protect athletes during the pandemic. Dr. Mack is an alumnus from UNC Public Health and currently serves as vice president of epidemiology and clinical evidence at IQVIA. She will reporting on much of the work she and her colleagues have done to guide the efforts of the NFL and NBA over the course of the pandemic. The UNC…

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FABRIC Tutorial Webinar: April ’22

April 14 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Virtual

The FABRIC team is proud to share its newest testbed release. The team has added many new production sites and has introduced the FABlib library; both of which increase the capabilities and usability of the testbed. The FABRIC community is cordially invited to participate in an upcoming FABRIC tutorial webinar, hosted by Paul Ruth. The purpose of this webinar is to introduce incoming and existing beta users to the new features and onboard new teams to the testbed. The FABlib library…

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STOR Hotelling Lectures

April 19 @ 4:00 pm - April 20 @ 4:30 pm
Hanes Hall, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States

The Hotelling Lectures are an annual event in the Department of Statistics & Operations Research at the University of North Carolina – Chapel Hill, honoring the memory of Professor Harold Hotellin, their first chairman. This year, the STOR faculty and staff are honored to have Professor Bin Yu from the University of California at Berkeley deliver their two Hotelling lectures which are open to the public. Professor Bin Yu Departments of Statistics and Electrical Engineering & Computer Sciences University of California at Berkeley…

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KNIT Spring ’22 Webinar

April 28 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Virtual

The FABRIC testbed leadership team will use the hour to provide site installation status updates, share new features on the testbed, and introduce tutorial sessions and videos. Additionally, the lead team will discuss how the platform enables novel approaches to distributed and network systems control and management by integrating artificial intelligence (AI), and how users can utilize the AI capabilities in their proposals, papers, workshops and more.

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May 2022

2022 Cairns Capstone Lecture: Using Translational Paradigms to Identify “At-Risk” Populations (Sign and Goal Tracking)

May 2 @ 2:00 pm - 3:15 pm
Graham Memorial Hall, 210 E. Franklin St.
Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
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The Cairns Capstone Lecture is part of the Spring 2022 Carolina Consortium on Human Development Lecture Series: Leveraging Developmental Science to Inform Personalized Interventions: A Neuro-prevention Framework for Mitigating the Impact of Adverse Contexts on Developmental Trajectories. The speaker is Martin P. Paulus, MD, from the Laureate Institute for Brain Research.

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FABRIC Tutorial Webinar: May ’22

May 12 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Virtual

The FABRIC team is proud to share its newest testbed release. The team has added many new production sites and has introduced the FABlib library; both of which increase the capabilities and usability of the testbed. The FABRIC community is cordially invited to participate in an upcoming FABRIC tutorial webinar, hosted by Paul Ruth. The purpose of this webinar is to introduce incoming and existing beta users to the new features and onboard new teams to the testbed. The FABlib library…

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TRiRODS: May 2022

May 18 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Virtual

TRiRODS is a local meetup for iRODS users and developers in the RDU area. TRiRODS works to build a strong sense of community, to offer a space for collaboration and sharing of individual implementations of iRODS, and to further the work on a hardened version of the code. If you are interested in sharing your work at one of our quarterly meetings, please email info@irods.org.

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