Data Day Schedule

UC Data Day 2020

World Changing Data – How Digital Data Will Impact Our Future

Time Event Details
9:00 – 10:30 Power Session 1 : Intro to HPC Presenter: George Turner

HPC Next – Intro to modern HPC and computing/analysis tools for Research and Education


10:30 – 12:00 PM Power Session 2 : Machine Learning Presenter: Erin McCabe

Title: Text Mining & Natural Language Processing


12:00 – 1:30 PM Break for Lunch Service Providers Videos
1:30 – 1:45 Data Day Welcome Xuemao Wang, Vice Provost for Digital Scholarship and
Dean and University Librarian
1:45 – 2:15 Keynote Glenn Ricart,

Topic – “A Day In Our Digital Future – The Intersection between Data and Humans”

2:15 – 3:45 Interactive Panel:

The technology – data driven changes in future of work, healthcare, education, and resilience.


Moderated by: Michael Dunaway, Executive Director of the Digital Futures Resilience Program at the University of Cincinnati.


1) Whitney Gaskins, Assistant Dean and Assistant Professor- Office of Inclusive Excellence & Community Engagement

2) Zvi Biener, Associate Professor in the Department of Philosophy at the University of Cincinnati, an affiliate of the History department, the Judaic Studies department, and the Center for Public Engagement with Science.

3) Prashant Khare, Assistant Professor, Dept. of Aerospace Engineering, University of Cincinnati

4) Sam Anand,  Professor, CEAS, Director, Siemens PLM Simulation Technology Center

5) Dr. Achala Vagal,MD, Radiology

3:45 – 4:15 pm Wrap Up/Closing Session