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Data-Driven Storytelling: A Deep Dive into Visualization Techniques

July 14 | 9am-12pm and 2:50pm-4pm EST | WebCast

The American Association for Advancement of Science (AAAS) Science & Technology Policy Fellowship Big Data Affinity Group, in collaboration with the South Big Data Hub, West Big Data Hub, and The National Consortium for Data Science, are making their data visualization and storytelling event available for virtual attendees.
Learn more about the event.

Join the Webcast:
Call-in number: 1-415-655-0003
Event Number: 641 886 660 | Event password: dataviz

NSF Spoke Solicitation Is Now Open

NSF has announced the next call for Big Data Spoke proposals! Full proposals are due September 18, 2017. $100,000 - $1 million dollar projects accepted. View solicitation. Details for requesting letters of support through the Hub will be posted soon.

The June 26th deadline has passed for letter requests. Contact a co-executive director for questions.

Apply for Microsoft Azure Cloud Computing Credits Award

Microsoft Research is partnering with the Big Data Regional Innovation Hubs by awarding cloud credits for research. The South Big Data Innovation Hub is excited to offer researchers the opportunity to apply for cloud computing resources to support their data-intensive research projects. Apply Here

National Transportation Data Challenge

West, South, Midwest and North Big Data Innovation Hubs and US DOT, running through October 2017

For our News, Events & Opportunities, please view our Blog companion site.



Would you like to become involved? Contact one of our Co-Executive Directors
Renata Rawlings-Goss, Ph.D. (based at Georgia Tech):
Lea Shanley, Ph.D. (based at UNC-CH):


Working Groups (wiki of all topics)

Ongoing Programs and Community Events (reroutes to our blog)

South Hub Spokes

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