Past Meetup

Joint NSF-NIH Biomedical Big Data Research

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Details

NIST Data Science Symposium Agenda (http://semanticommunity.info/@api/deki/files/28475/Agenda_for_the_NIST_Data_Science_Symposium_2014.pdf) (Revised (http://semanticommunity.info/@api/deki/files/28624/Agenda-for-the-NIST-Data-Science-Symposium-2014-4.pdf) for Two Hour Delay) and Proceedings (http://semanticommunity.info/@api/deki/files/28623/Proceedings-for-the-NIST-Data-Science-Symposium-2014.pdf)

Poster Abstract (http://semanticommunity.info/@api/deki/files/28234/BrandNiemann03042014.docx) for NIST Data Science Symposium (http://semanticommunity.info/Data_Science/Data_Science_Symposium_2013)

Joint NSF-NIH Biomedical Big Data Research: Euretos BRAIN (http://semanticommunity.info/Data_Science/Euretos_BRAIN#Story)

Logistics

• Hosted at The National Science Foundation, 4201 Wilson Boulevard, Arlington, Virginia 22230. • A short distance from the Ballston Metro Orange Line. Free Street Parking and Paid Ballston Common Mall Parking​.

• The building's main entrance is located at the corner of 9th and Stuart Streets.​

• No prior clearance required for Conference Room 1-110.

• Dinner will not be served for this Meetup. NO FOOD ALLOWED IN THE ROOM. Please Eat Before at a Nearby Place Like the Ballston Mall Food Court.

• Start time is 6:30 p.m.

• Restrooms are just outside.

Agenda

Meetup Slides (http://semanticommunity.info/@api/deki/files/28568/BrandNiemann03042014.pptx)

• 6:30 p.m. NIH Welcome and Introduction (http://semanticommunity.info/@api/deki/files/28582/NIH_Big_Data_BD2K_20140304.pptx) to Biomedical Big Data Research (BD2K) (http://bd2k.nih.gov/#sthash.QLGQEwh0.jncy9RZN.dpbs): NIH Program Director, Dr. Peter Lyster (http://www.nigms.nih.gov/About/Pages/lyster2.aspx) • 7:00 p.m. Brief Demo of NIH Semantic Medline/YarcData by Drs. Tom Rindflesch (http://lhncbc.nlm.nih.gov/personnel/thomas-rindflesch) and Ted Slater (http://www.linkedin.com/in/tedslater)​

• Note: See January 7th Meetup (http://semanticommunity.info/Data_Science/Federal_Big_Data_Working_Group_Meetup#Kick-off_Meetup:_Tuesday.2C_January_7.2C_6:30_p.m.) for Slides and Videos. Also see Semantic MEDLINE Query: mesothelioma (http://semanticommunity.info/@api/deki/files/28559/TomRindflesch02272014.doc) and Data Science for VIVO (http://semanticommunity.info/Data_Science/Data_Science_for_VIVO#Semantic_MEDLINE_Query:_mesothelioma)

• 7:30 p.m. NSF Welcome and Scientific Data-A View From the US (http://semanticommunity.info/@api/deki/files/28467/GeorgeStrawn01132014.ppt): NCO NITRD Program Office Director, Dr. George Strawn (http://www.nitrd.gov/about/Strawn_bio.aspx)

• 7:45 p.m. Presentation on​ Euretos BRAIN (http://semanticommunity.info/Data_Science/Euretos_BRAIN) (See VIVO 2010 Conference Brain Video (http://vimeo.com/15252629)): Dr.Barend Mons (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Barend_Mons)

• Head of Dutch Node of the ELIXIR (http://www.dtls.nl/dtl/elixir-nl.html)

• ELIXIR (http://www.elixir-europe.org/) is closely aligned in objectives with the NIH BD2K

• The FAIRPORT initiative could be a collaborative framework for the EC-NIH/NSF collaboration on this global challenge of data interoperability. See A Data Fairport (http://www.lorentzcenter.nl/lc/web/2014/602/info.php3?wsid=602) Workshop Summary excerpts

• Show BRAIN functionality a system that works according to the FAIRPORT standards already

• Open Discussion

• Networking​

• 9:30 p.m. Exit

Note: Brief demo of Watson/IBM by Frank Stein (http://www.linkedin.com/pub/frank-stein/1b/778/8b6) and Chris Welty (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chris_Welty) (Slides (http://semanticommunity.info/@api/deki/files/28075/OntologySummit2014_SemanticWeb-In-Watson_v2-short--ChrisWelty_20140130.pdf)) at a future event.