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Data Science for NSF Polar Cyberinfrastructure & MIT Big Data Course

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6:30 p.m. Welcome and Introduction (New Tutorial and Mentoring) Slides ( Data Science for IEEE Big Data (

• 6:45 p.m. Dr. Chaitan Baru, Senior Advisor for Data Science in the CISE Directorate at the National Science Foundation (confirmed) Slides (

• 7:10 p.m. Brief Member Introductions

• 7:30 p.m. Mark Silverman, Treeminer, Inc., Overview of Hadoop for Data Mining Slides ( and Demo (

• TO BE RESCHEDULED: Dr. Marco Tedesco, NSF Polar CyberInfrastructure Program Manager (see below) and Dr. Chris Mattmann, Chief Architect, Instrument Software and Science Data Systems Section (398) NASA Jet Propulsion and NSF Polar CyberInfrastructure Hackathon Organizer (confirmed) Data Science for NSF Polar Cyberinfrastructure (

• 8:15 p.m Data Science for Tackling the Challenges of Big Data ( and Members Who Took the Course

• 8:30 p.m. Open Discussion

• 8:45 p.m. Networking

• 9:00 p.m. Depart