2018 IDIES Annual Symposium

Friday, October 19th, 2018 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m

Mudd Hall, Johns Hopkins Homewood Campus
3400 North Charles St., Baltimore, MD 21218 USA

Symposium Registration will open in July 2018.

The Institute for Data Intensive Engineering and Science will hold the 2018 Annual Symposium at the Mudd Hall Auditorium on Friday, October 19, 2018. The symposium brings together experts in Big Data from across Johns Hopkins University, the government and industry to share their discoveries, techniques, ideas, and insights. Our focus is on a multi-disciplinary data-intensive approach to solving critical problems in science, medicine, engineering, and more.

The symposium will include Keynote talks, Updates from IDIES Seed Fund Awardees, Posters and more. The emphasis is on developing a synergistic atmosphere in which to share and solve problems, techniques, and experiences. Continental breakfast and lunch are provided. The symposium is followed by a cocktail reception.

With Opening Comments by…

Alex Szalay

Director of IDIES
Professor of Astrophysics and Computer Science

Johns Hopkins University

Featuring Keynote Speakers…

Pete Beckman, PhD

Co-director, Northwestern-Argonne Institute of Science and Engineering
Argonne National Laboratory

Jim Warren, PhD

Director of the Materials Genome Program
National Institute of Standards and Technology

Seed Fund Updates from…

Johnathon Ehsani: Health Policy & Management

Nauder Faraday: Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine

Ben Langmead: Department of Computer Science

Jim Kyung-Soo Liew: Department of Finance

Angelo Mele: Department of Economics

Natalia A. Trayanova: Department of Biomedical Engineering and Medicine

Jonathan Weiner: Health Policy & Management

Posters and more!

Poster Session

We invite researchers and students from the Johns Hopkins Community, STScI, and APL to submit a poster to this year’s symposium.

Poster Madness

This year we continue the Poster Madness tradition with 2-minute lightning talks prior to the Poster Session.

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