Henry Neeman's Effective Communication Talk at PEARC18

Mon 23 July 2018 by Dirk Colbry

Henry Neeman gave his outstanding communications talk "Researcher-Facing I: Talk: Effective Communication (Henry Neeman)" during the Campus Champion 101 workshop 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 …

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First Pilot CyberAmbassador Workshop

Tue 22 May 2018 by Dirk Colbry

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 …

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Campus Champion Lighting Talk at SC17

Mon 13 November 2017 by Dirk Colbry

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 …

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ACI-REF Virtual Residency Talk

Wed 02 August 2017 by Dirk Colbry

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 …

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