We are excited to announce the second workshop in the URSSI conceptualization which will take place October 23 and 24 at the Illini Center in Chicago, IL. Similar to our first workshop in Berkeley, the event will be mostly participant driven. In addition to a few keynotes and lightning talks, the agenda will mostly be open discussions around topics suggested by participants prior to and during the meeting.
We’ve summarized this workshop in a blog post.
In this workshop, we want to:
We want to come out of this workshop with:
We welcome participation from anyone interested in issues and challenges facing research software sustainability. Specific topics can be suggested in GitHub.
Please find below the preliminary agenda
Tuesday, October 23, 2018
|9:00-9:15||Introduction and overview of URSSI||Karthik Ram and Dan Katz|
|9:15-9:30||URSSI: Survey, Ethnography, Outreach and Engagement||Jeff Carver, Nic Weber and Sandra Gesing|
|9:30-10:30||Four invited talks||Lorraine Hwang, Tanu Malik, Henry Neeman and Rick Johnson|
|13:30-15:00||Lightning Talks||Juliane Schneider, Tuan Do, Matthew Krafczyk, Rinku Gupta, Holly Bik, Dan Scholler, Sudhakar Pamidighantam, Sandra Gesing|
|17:00-20:00||Reception at Kimpton Hotel Allegro|
Wednesday, October 24, 2018
|9:00-9:15||Recap from first day||Sandra Gesing|
|9:15-10:30||URSSI: Strawhorse||Dan Katz|
|10:45-11:00||Lightning talks||Asif Imran, Julian Pistorius, Birgitta Sipocz|
|15:00-15:30||Adjourn and closing remarks||Karthik Ram|
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