Practice Examples for Complex Communication
We are excited to present some of our newest CyberAmbassador Curriculum developed specifically for the 2018 ACI-REF Virtual residency. We have been given a 90 minute slot to introduce the topic of communicating complex topics. Below is a link to our slides and links to the practice examples:read more
PEARC18 Birds of a Feather (BOF)
The CyberAmbassador Birds of a Feather Event at the 2018 PEARC Conference was a success!
We had a great turn out and a wonderful discussion about the current state of professional skills training in CI. The discussion was fairly open but we did …read more
PEEQ - Practice and Experience of Emotional Intelligence in CI
On Wednesday at PEARC18 Aaron Culich lead an amazing workshop on the Practice and Experience of Emotional Intelligence in CI. The room was filled to the brim with CI professionals all looking to bring some calm and order into our lives. The CyberAmbassador project hopes to work with Aaron and …read more
Bringing Professional Skills Training to CI - PEARC18 Birds of a Feather (BOF)
The CyberAmbassador project will be hosting a Birds of a Feather Event at the 2018 PEARC Conference. Please Join us on Wednesday, July 25th from 5pm - 6pm. More information can be found here:
Description: A number of professional skills training programs and resources have been developed …read more
Campus Champions 101 at PEARC18
Henry Neeman's Effective Communication Talk at PEARC18
This presentation does a great job explaining the difficulties in communicating with Researchers. Much of our CyberAmbassador curriculum is pulled from this presentation. A copy of his slides …read more
First Pilot CyberAmbassador Workshop
The CyberAmbassadors project held its first workshop on Tuesday, May 22, 2018. The session was scheduled for 10:00 am - 5:00 pm in a seminar room of the Computational Mathematics Science and Engineering (CMSE) department at Michigan State University (MSU), with provided lunch and snacks.
There were two major …read more
Campus Champion Lighting Talk at SC17
The XSEDE Campus Champions meet every year at the SuperComputing Conference. During this year's meeting they had a "lighting talk" section as an opportunity to share projects going on in the CI community. Dirk gave a quick talk about the need for communication training for CI professionals. We also reached …read more
ACI-REF Virtual Residency Talk
The Advanced Cyberinfrastructure Research and Education Facilitator (ACI-REF) Virtual Residency workshop 2017 is intended for individuals who are responsible for helping researchers with computational and data-intensive research how to be more effective at demonstrating how to use cyberinfrastructure resources.
This workshop is an amazing resource for CI …read more