CIGI News & Events 2016

First year CIGI Ph.D. student Austin Davis successfully passes qualification exam, congrats Austin!!

(6/09/16) Congratulations Austin for passing your qualification exam.

CIGI welcomes a new cohort of undergraduate student interns

(5/26/16) CIGI Lab welcomes nine new summer interns who will work on cutting edge geospatial and cybrer-infrastructure problems.

CiGI Graduate student Yizhao Gao received an RA of the Semester award at CERL

[5/16/16] Yizhao Gao, a CIGI graduate student, was honored with the “RA of the Semester” at Construction Engineering Research Laboratory (CERL)

CIGI Students Graduate

[5/13/16] CIGI undergraduate students Kornelijus Survila and Sun Woo Kim graduate with BS degrees. Congratulations to new graduates!!

Prof. Wang will give a keynote address on Big Data, CyberGIS, and Geospatial Data Science @ AGILE 2016 in Helsinki, Finland
Prof. Wang appointed as a member of the NSF XSEDE Advisory Board

[3/15/16] The National Science Foundation XSEDE Advisory Board (XAB) comprises scientific leaders from different communities who use XSEDE, along with senior members of the broader community. The XAB provides guidance to help XSEDE achieve the maximum impact across diverse scientific disciplines and communities. The XAB participates in gathering and providing guidance in the prioritization of requirements as well as in development efforts in the annual planning process, reviewing the annual report and plans for NSF, and recommending strategic directions. The XAB’s impact is primarily strategic, but it also makes tactical recommendations that help the XSEDE project fulfill the goals of the XD program.

Keynote Talk by Prof. Wang on Open CyberGIS Software at NSF Software Program PI Workshop
Kornelijus Survila - CIGI Student of the Year (2015)

[1/19/16] The CyberInfrastructure and Geospatial Information Laboratory has recognized Kornelijus Survila as the 2015 Student of the Year for his outstanding performance in research and technical work and being a great team player. He received unanimous vote for the award from CIGI staff. He was recognized and received a certificate of honor at the group meeting and will also receive a student travel award. Congratulations, Kornelijus!

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