Emerging Issues in Big Data, Environmental Health, and Geospatial Science

Published on November 13, 2019

Group of Business People MeetingEmerging Issues in Big Data, Environmental Health, and Geospatial Science

Friday, December 6  |   1-2:30 p.m.   |   104 Iowa Advanced Technology Labs (map)

The goal: To form collaborative teams to apply for interdisciplinary research grants and encourage interdisciplinary collaborations across campus.

Following these presentations, we will assemble breakout groups that will discuss topics of interest. Each group will have a leader and note-taker and will then report back to the main group on the prominent points of the discussion. These reports will be summarized and used to inform the structure of a subsequent meetings to discuss proposal preparation alternatives in consultation with the Office of the Vice President for Research. Open to all faculty, staff, and students!

Hear 5-minute talks from:

Grant Brown  Computational Strategies for Inference in Spatiotemporal Infectious Disease Models

Ibrahim Demir  Intelligent Data Analytics and Communication Systems for Disasters

Caglar Koylu Big Patient Mobility Data for Identifying Medical Regions, and Spatio-temporal Characteristics and Care Needs of Patients on the Move

Kelly Baker  Climate Change, Big Data, and Mobile Microbes

Sanvesh Srivastava Bayesian Modeling of Massive Spatiotemporal Data

Xun Zhou  Spatio-Temporal Big Data Analytics for Urban Sustainability


Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to attend all University of Iowa-sponsored events. If you are a person with a disability who requires a reasonable accommodation in order to participate in this program, please contact Jill Wiley in advance at 319-384-1505