2019 IDIES Annual Symposium

Friday, October 18th, 2019 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m

Chevy Chase Conference Center, Zayed Tower (2119)
East Baltimore Campus, Johns Hopkins University
Baltimore, MD 21202

This event will bring together experts in Big Data from all divisions of Johns Hopkins University, the government and industry to share their discoveries, practical ideas, and insights. The focus is on a multi-disciplinary approach to using Big Data to solve 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.

Featuring Keynote Speakers…

Elizabeth Jaffee, M.D.

Deputy Director, The Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center at Johns Hopkins
Professor of Oncology
Johns Hopkins University

Rene Vidal, Ph.D.

Director, Mathematical Institute for Data Science (MINDS)
Professor of Biomedical Engineering, and Electrical and Computer Engineering

Seed Fund Updates from…

Brian Camley: Physics & Astronomy

Chris Cannon: English & Classics

Roman Galperin: Management & Organization

Janet Markle: Molecular Microbiology and Immunology

Rajat Mittal: Mechanical Engineering

Sarah Wheelan: Oncology

Scot Miller: Environmental Health & Engineering

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.

Symposium RegistrationPoster Registration


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