ESIP Federation Summer Meeting 2014

July 8, 2014
July 11, 2014
ESIP Federation Meeting: Linking It Together: Sustainable Software Advancing Science Data and Services

The Federation for Earth Science Information Partners (ESIP) is having their 2014 Summer Meeting in Frisco, CO at Copper Mountain Resort, July 8-11. The theme is "Linking It Together: Sustainable Software Advancing Science Data and Services, and will include a variety of activities supporting this theme for all levels of technical expertise, including:

  • Keynote plenaries on software sustainability from multiple perspectives (data center, science and entrepreneurial)
  • Breakout sessions on software metrics
  • Half-day training on Agile software development practices and a discussion session on Agile in use around the ESIP Federation
  • 2-day Software Carpentry Boot Camp, which will teach researchers basic lab skills for scientific computing: the tools and techniques that will help them get more done in less time, and with less pain. Covers Unix Shell, Python or R, Git and Github and SQL. Great for scientist looking to learn basic coding!
  • Additional opportunities to present your work in sessions proposed and at the poster session the evening of July 9.

For the full, evolving agenda see the 2014 Summer Meeting page.

Event Location: 
Colorado, USA (Copper Mountain Resort)
Contact Name: 
Erin Robinson
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