Events and Conferences

ResBaz - Research Bazaar

January 17, 2017

The SFU Library's Research Commons, in partnership with UBC Library, is hosting the 2017 edition of ResBaz, the Research Bazaar, a global festival of digital research skills and tools at SFU Vancouver. 

These workshops sessions are expected to sell out quickly, so register now! 

dates: Feb 1-3 (Wed-Fri) 2017 
location: SFU Vancouver, Harbour Centre 
audience: SFU and UBC grad students, post-docs, faculty, researchers 

We have a great suite of workshops lined up (with some top-notch presenters!): 

* LaTeX 
* GitHub 
* Data Visualization with VisIt 
* Hands-on with Tableau 
* Research Communication 
* GIS 
* Research Data Management 
* SQL 
* Citation Management 
* Visual Analytics 
* Programming with R 
* Programming with Python 
* Putting your Best Virtual Face Forward for Academic Success. 

Full details and registration links are available on the Research Bazaar pages

Registration is $21, including tax, for each day. 

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