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29 June, 2016 - eResearch Domain launch

Time: 14:00:00 - 18:00:00

The UCL eResearch domain brings together the community across UCL who perform theoretical and applied research into computational and data sciences and digital technologies to enhance UCL’s environment for research and teaching in this field. Join us at this exciting launch event: • Find out about collaborative, funding or training opportunities • Tell us your priorities for the domain • What would you do if there was £2 million funding? • Take opportunity to network with researchers across all UCL faculties and ISD • Discover the diversity of UCL’s research Call for speakers We are looking for speakers from all faculties to represent the diversity of UCL’s research. You will have 1 minute to present your slide during the lightening talk session and there will be a prize for the best presentation! PhD students and early stage postdocs are especially encouraged to apply. If you would like to be considered for the event please complete online form by the 10th June 2016.

Location: Main Quad Pavilion, Wilkins Building, Gower St, London, WC1E 6BT

Contact: Louise Chisholm

Email: eresearch@ucl.ac.uk


29 June, 2016 - UCL ISR Public Lecture: H2O for our future

Time: 17:45:00 - 19:00:00

This talk introduces you to David William's work which aims for us to have a better management of water for our future. He will illustrate the range of satellite images that his Team have access to and how they managed to map world's surface water by computing huge amount of data. He will use examples to show just how water shortages can have dramatic social, economic and even political impact, and how we can promote local evidence-based solutions to our global problems.

Location: Tavistock Room, Woburn House, 20-24 Tavistock Square, London, WC1H 9HQ

Contact: Kiran Dhillon

Email: k.dhillon@ucl.ac.uk

Phone: +44 (0)20 3108 5935