Location Analytics in Business Workshop

Dec 10, 2017 • Categories: Event | Featured | Workshops

The Location Analytics in Business workshop, originally scheduled for December 11–13, 2017, has been rescheduled for Wednesday, January 31 to Friday, February 2, 2018. Suggested travel dates are Tuesday, January 30 and Friday afternoon, February 2 or Saturday, February 3.  ...

Announcing spatial@ucsb’s new associate director

Jun 28, 2017 • Categories: Featured | News

We are happy to welcome Krzysztof Janowicz, Associate Professor for Geographic Information Science and Geoinformatics in the Department of Geography, as the Associate Director of spatial@ucsb, beginning July 1. Read...

spatial@ucsb Retreat

May 31, 2017 • Categories: Event | Featured | News | Photos

Students, interns, ​and the center director of spatial@​ucsb enjoyed a weekend ​retreat with great weather, beautiful nature, and spatial thinking at La Casa de Maria in Montecito. The group​ built camaraderie over meals​, hikes,​ and ​other activities. Several work sessions were spent discussing how to improve specifications for core computations of spatial information. Students enjoyed learning more about the functional language​,​ Haskell​,​ and were eager to implement core computations using other languages like Python. A particular highlight ​of the retreat ​was a beautiful afternoon hike on the San Ysidro trail,​ which was lined with running creeks and wildflowers, and ended with a humble waterfall....