Open to the entire Harvard community: students, faculty, postdocs, and staff. External visitors are welcome on a space-available basis. ALL EVENTS ARE FREE.
Workshops (Mon-Fri, Jan. 13-17)
Designed primarily for graduate students, postdoctoral researchers and those interested in computational tools for research. Featuring Matlab, Python, R, Julia, Unix, MPI, Amazon AWS, HPC, CUDA, and Visualization.
Student Computational Challenge (Tue-Thurs, Jan. 21-23)
Open to undergraduate and graduate students - a two-day programming sprint in teams to solve a computational challenge. Great prizes! Sign up today.
Computational Science Ventures (Thurs, Jan. 23, 9am-12pm)
Hear from entrepreneurs who are pushing the frontier where computation and science meet innovation and opportunity. This year's presenters include:
- Marija Ilic, Professor at Carnegie Mellon University
- Ted Morgan, Founder and CEO of Skyhook
- Sokwoo Rhee, Founder and CTO of Millennial Net & Presidential Innovation Fellow
Weathering the Data Storm: The Promise and Challenges of Data Science (Fri, Jan. 24, 9:30am-5pm)
Third Annual FutureComp Symposium. This event is the signature event of Computefest and features a full day of guest speakers who are leaders from industry and academia in the burgeoning field of data science. We are delighted to welcome Liberty Mutual as our platinum sponsor and VMware as a gold sponsor.