CSCI 6370 / CSCI 4370 / ITWS 6960 / ITWS 4960: Data and Society

Instructor: Professor Francine Berman, bermaf_at_rpi.edu
Time: Spring Semester 2017, Fridays: 9:00 - 11:50 a.m., Low 3039
Office Hours: Fridays: 1:00 - 2:00 p.m. or by appointment, AE 218

COURSE ELIGIBILITY

COURSE DESCRIPTION

SYLLABUS AND INFORMATION

  • January 20: Introduction to the course / Presentation Model
  • January 27: Big Data Applications / Discussion / Presentations
  • February 1: Presentations
  • February 3: Data and Health / Discussion / Presentations
  • February 10: Data and Science / Presentations
  • February 15: Presentations
  • February 17: Data and Cyberinfrastructure / Discussion / Presentations
  • February 22: Presentations
  • February 24: Data Stewardship and Preservation / Discussion / Presentations
  • March 3: Paper draft preparation / No class

  • March 8: Presentations
  • March 10: Data Futures -- The Internet of Things / Discussion / Presentations
  • March 24: Digital Rights / Presentations
  • March 29: Presentations
  • March 31: Op-Ed PechaKucha

  • April 7: Paper preparation on your own

  • April 12: Presentations
  • April 14: Guest Speaker Hilary Mason
  • April 19: Presentations
  • April 21: Data Governance and Ethics
  • April 28: Pecha Kucha 2