MOVED ONLINE — ASA DataFest 2020 at Chapman University đź—“

— an intense 48-hour real-world data hackathon for undergraduate students

Meeting Dates: May 1-3, 2020
Location: Chapman University
Information and registration: www.conference.org

Summary:
ASA DataFestTM started in 2011 at UCLA when “30 students gathered for 48 intense hours to help fight crime through an analysis of every arrest record of the last five years as provided by Lt. Thomas Zak of the Los Angeles Police Department.” ASA DataFestTM is now sponsored by the American Statistical Association and hosted by several of the most prestigious colleges and universities in the country. More than 1500 students take part each year.

ASA DataFestTM 2020 at Chapman University will be an intense 48-hour real-world data hackathon for undergraduate students from local universities such as UC Irvine, UC Riverside, UC Santa Barbara, Cal State Fullerton, Cal State Long Beach, USC, Chapman University and more.

Registration will be open for students until April 1, 2020, or until 100 students have registered.

Registration will be open for Mentors until April 15, 2020.

The Regeneron International Science and Engineering Fair (ISEF) – đź—“

— Be a volunteer judge or translator or many more

Society for Science and the Public
register
Meeting Date: May 10 – 15, 2020

Location: Anaheim
Cost: none
RSVP: requested, through website
Event Details: ISEF 2020

Summary:
The Regeneron International Science and Engineering Fair (ISEF) is the world’s largest international pre-college science competition. The Regeneron ISEF provides an annual forum for more than 1,800 students in grades 9 – 12 from nearly every state in the U.S. and more than 80 countries, regions and territories to showcase their talent on an international stage. Each year, millions of students worldwide compete in science fairs, and the winners go on to participate in more than 425 Society-affiliated fairs from which the best win the opportunity to attend the Regeneron ISEF. At Regeneron ISEF, these top young scientific minds come together, showcase their talent on an international stage, are judged by doctoral-level scientists and compete for nearly $5 million in prizes and scholarships.

Workshop: Pop-Up Data Mart for Sales & Marketing Analysis with Machine Learning đź—“

The Orange County ACM Chapter
register
Meeting Date: February 26, 2020
Time: 7:00 PM – 9 PM Presentations

Location: Chapman University
Cost: none
RSVP: requested, through website
Event Details: Meetup

Summary:
The Orange County ACM Chapter is again partnering with Oracle to offer a Hands-On Workshop at Chapman University. To participate, create or use your (free) Oracle account to register using the link below so that the cloud resources can be provisioned for you before you arrive.
Here are the details:

Hands-on Lab – Pop-Up Data Mart for Sales & Marketing Analysis with Built-In Machine Learning
* Attendees must bring their own laptops.

DISPLAY & VISUAL INFORMATION TECHNOLOGIES đź—“

— 15th Annual One Day Symposium

Meeting Dates: February 21, 2020
Time: 8AM-4:00PM (Registration & Breakfast 7:00AM)

Location: Costa Mesa Country Club, Costa Mesa,

Information and registration: www.conference.org
Summary: Presenting “Display Technologies and Applications” AR/VR, Micro LED, Dual Layer LCDs, HDR standards and developments. The conference will focus on these topics, with talks given by internationally recognized experts in each area – all of whom have given either a short course or a seminar at Display Week 2019. This is a chance to meet in a small intimate setting with extended Q&A after each talk, a panel session with the speakers, lunch & break give attendees a chance to interact with the speakers in a rare opportunity to learn from and meet these outstanding experts face-to-face.

IEEE WIE Women in Leadership Conference đź—“

— LEAD BEYOND — Accelerating innovative women who change the world!

Meeting Dates: May 19 – 20, 2020

Location: San Diego

Information and registration: www.conference.org
Summary: Learn, share and grow with incredible tracks: Biotech, Inclusion, Intersectionality, Representation, Government & Lab, Empowerment, Disruptive Tech & Innovation, Executive Leadership and hands-on workshops.

2020 IEEE 14th International Conference on Semantic Computing (ICSC) đź—“

Meeting Dates: February 3-5, 2020

Location: San Diego

Information and registration: www.conference.org
Summary:
Content Analysis (from contents to semantics) Structured data image and video audio and speech big data natural language deep learning Description and Integration (of data and services) Semantics description languages ontology integration interoperability Use of Semantics in IT Applications Multimedia IoT cloud computing SDN wearable computing mobile computing search engines question answering robotics web service security and privacy Use of Semantics in Interdisciplinary Applications biomedicine healthcare manufacturing manufacturing engineering education finance entertainment business science humanity Interface Natural language multi-modal

2020 Think-Tank Workshop on Grand Challenges in Engineering in Medicine and Biology (GC-EMB) đź—“

Meeting Dates: January 17- 19, 2020

Location: San Diego

Information and registration: www.conference.org
Summary:
The Workshop will focus on identifying 5-10 grand challenge problems that are driven by societal needs and at the interface of engineering and biomedicine. In addition the Workshop will characterize the core competencies that would help in the solution. Attendance is by invitation only.

Content & Activity Engineering (CAE 2020) đź—“

== sponsored by the IEEE Computer Society

Meeting Dates: February 3-5, 2020

Location: San Diego, California

Information and registration: www.conference.org
Summary:
Content & Activity Engineering 2020 (CAE 2020), technically sponsored by the IEEE Computer Society, is an international forum for academia and industries to exchange visions and ideas in the state of the art and practice of Content & Activity Engineering, as well as to identify the emerging topics and define the future of CAE..
​TOPICS OF INTEREST​​ include, but are not limited to:

•Content retrieval and management
•Automatic and semi-automatic content generation
•Authoring tools for all types of content including structured data, text, video, audio, graphics, etc.
•Computational creativity
•Modelling and simulation
•Syntactic and semantic aspects of content and activity
•Question answering and conversational agents
•Context modelling
•Activity generation
•Incremental problem solving
•Collaborative problem solving
•Virtual and augmented reality
•Gaming and entertainment
•Social networking
•E-Commerce and recommendation
•IoT driven activities and content
•New types of content and activity