Workshop on Spatial Thinking CFP @ COSIT

Oct 12, 2015 • Categories: Related Initiatives | Research

The Center for Spatial Studies invites you to participate in the Workshop on Teaching Spatial Thinking from Interdisciplinary Perspectives (SPATIALTHINKING2015) When: October 12, 2015 Where: Santa Fe, New Mexico, USA Collocated with Conference on Spatial Information Theory XII (COSIT 2015) Workshop URI: http://linkedscience.org/events/spatialthinking2015 Hashtag:...

Summer Workshop on Spatio-Temporal Analysis

May 1, 2015 • Categories: Featured | News | Related Initiatives

Dr. Giuseppe Amatulli of Yale University will be hosting a summer workshop on “Spatio-temporal analysis and big data processing using free and open source software“, open to anyone with interest. The class will be 1 week long from July 16,17 and 20-22 and no previous experience with programming or command line interface is assumed or required. Cost is $450 and more details can be found here:...

Energy Challenges in the Developing World

Feb 6, 2015 • Categories: Event | News | Related Initiatives | Research

Friday, February 6, 2015 from 12pm to 2pm in SSMS 2001, UCSB Event flyer Sponsored by: Orfalea Center for Global & International Studies (Research Cluster); Interdisciplinary Humanities Center (Research Focus Group); and the College for Letters & Science. “Join us for an Open House with faculty and graduate students working on research related to energy issues as these intersect with themes of development. Scholars from all...

UCGIS Webinar: Spatial Universities

Dec 2, 2014 • Categories: Event | News | Related Initiatives | Research

The University Consortium for Geographic Information Science (UCGIS) invites you to join for their next webinar, The How and Why of Spatial Universities, on Tuesday, December 2, 4-5pm EST (1-2pm PST). The How and Why of Spatial Universities (link) by Dr. David Cowen, Professor Emeritus of Geography, University of South Carolina As the presence and use of geospatial technologies expands in higher education, the idea of a “spatial university” is...

GIS Day@UCSB Geography

Nov 18, 2014 • Categories: Event | GIS Day | Related Initiatives

GIS day is the third Wednesday of November in each year, during the Geography Awareness Week. As a global event, GIS day provides a great opportunity for GIS users and researchers to exchange ideas and present works to a wide audience. To celebrate this special day for spatial studies, we will hold a lightning talk on Nov. 18th (Tuesday) at the UCSB Center for Spatial...

Spatial Cognition 2014

Jul 14, 2014 • Categories: Featured | Related Initiatives | Research

The Center for Spatial Studies invites you to participate in Spatial Cognition 2014. Bremen, Germany, 15–19 September 2014 Spatial Cognition is concerned with the acquisition, organization, and utilization of knowledge about spatial objects and environments, be it real, virtual, or abstract, human or machine. Spatial Cognition comprises research in different scientific fields insofar as they are concerned with cognitive agents and space, such...