CASCI Talk & Discussion

CASCI Talk & Discussion

Every Tuesday when school is in session  | 11 AM - 12 PM
UMCP | Hornbake Bldg. South Wing | Room 2119

The UMD College of Information Studies (iSchool) Center for the Advanced Study of Communities and Information (CASCI) brings together researchers and community members to discuss research that advances technology and information access and use in communities. These discussions focus on how technology and information can support learning, facilitate innovation, transform science and scholarship, promote economic development, and enhance individual and civic well-being within communities.

Vist CASCI's website to view the schedule of talks. Example themes:

  • Information Science in Brazil
  • Smart Cities and the Need for Proactive Transparency
  • Bringing together experts, crowds, and AI to support complex sensemaking tasks

All are welcome to join! If you are not currently a member of CASCI and would like to attend a weekly talk/discussion, please email Shawn Janzen, sjanzen@umd.edu.