Thanks to the UF Informatics Institute (UFII) for sending out the invitation to their inaugural symposium!
The Symposium will be focused on Big Data and Informatics problems across scientific disciplines while fostering cross-discipline collaborative efforts to solve them. It will also serve as the introduction of the UF Informatics Institute, newly formed under the UF Rising Preeminence Initiative by the Vice President of Research, to meet the challenges in the future of data sciences and to facilitate leading edge informatics research in all scientific sectors. This symposium will be the first of many to come to foster the Informatics Institute’s mission to develop and nurture integrative research and education studies at the University of Florida.
The scientific program will include keynote speakers across scientific fields, a moderated panel with an open question session, and a poster session showing casing UF Informatics Institute SEED Funded scientists. This will be an all-day event with breakfast, lunch, and a reception at the Florida Natural History Museum provided.
The Symposium will be held 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. at Emerson Alumni Hall President’s Ballroom, 1938 W. University Avenue.
The reception will be held 5:30– 8:30p.m. at the Florida Museum of Natural History, 3215 Hull Road
We hope to see you there!
RSVP by March 12: https://informatics.research.ufl.edu/activities/2015-ufii-symposium.html