Big Data Panel

Presentation Date: 

Thursday, June 2, 2016


Harvard IT Summit
See also: IT Summit

Funding agencies and journals have encouraged scientists to make primary data publicly available whenever possible. When you have a mandate but no solution, what can you do? A joint project between Harvard Medical School and Harvard University with support from the Helmsley Trust strives to develop tools to publish large biomedical datasets to address this emerging community need.

Piotr Sliz, Principal Investigator, SBGrid Consortium, and Associate Professor, Harvard Medical School

Mercè Crosas, Chief Data Science and Technology Officer, Institute for Quantitative Social Science, Harvard University

William McKinney, Lead Senior Research Data Management System Developer, SBGrid Consortium, Harvard Medical School

Pete Meyer, Research Computing Specialist, SBGrid Consortium, Harvard Medical School

Caroline Shamu, Director, ICCB-Longwood Screening Facility, Harvard Medical School

Jennifer Waters, Director, Nikon Imaging Center (NIC), Harvard Medical School