Conference: Gartner Business Intelligence & Analytics Summit

This conference is included in my list of Upcoming Events and Conferences. “The Gartner BI & Analytics Summit is the premier business analytics event providing must-have insights, frameworks and best practices for maximizing the business impact of information management and business analytics programs. The summit offers a new agenda structure…

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Conference: IEEE VIS 2013

This conference is included in my list of Upcoming Events and Conferences. “IEEE VIS 2013 is the premier forum for advances in scientific and information visualization. The event-packed week brings together researchers and practitioners from academia, government, and industry to explore their shared interests in tools, techniques, and technology.”

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Conference: 2013 INFORMS Conference on Business Analytics & Operations Research

This conference is included in my list of Upcoming Events and Conferences. “INFORMS Conference on Business Analytics and Operations Research shows how to “Apply Science to the Art of Business.” It features presentations on real-world applications of analytic solutions, presented by industry and university leaders. Highlights include the Franz Edelman…

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Conference: ISSAC 2013

This conference is included in my list of Upcoming Events and Conferences. “The International Symposium on Symbolic and Algebraic Computation is the premier conference for research in symbolic computation and computer algebra. ISSAC 2013 is the 38th meeting in the series. The conference traditionally presents a range of invited speakers,…

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Photos: A visit to the Saint-Gaudens National Historic Site

Last Sunday my family and I spent a few hours at the Saint-Gaudens National Historic Site in Cornish, New Hampshire, just east of the Vermont-New Hamphire border. August Saint-Gaudens was a late nineteenth/early twentieth century American sculptor known for his heroic pieces such as the Shaw memorial on the Boston…

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What happens when I go to a conference

I’m spending a few days this week in Boston attending the Red Hat Summit in Boston, a large and very professionally done conference about their Linux, virtualization, and middleware offerings. Earlier today, IBM‘s Jean Staten Healy and I gave a talk called “Linux as a catalyst for a smarter planet.”…

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