Mon, May 9 2022, 2 - 3pm
Part of the Good Systems Speaker Series. Nike has a long history of disability inclusion including supporting disabled athletes, hiring people with disabilities, and inventing cutting-edge adaptive clothing.
National Science Foundation funded workshop: Moving Resilience Research to Action in the Gulf Region
Mon, May 9 - Wed, May 11 2022, All day
This three-day virtual workshop will bring together scholars and stakeholders for the purpose of building a community of practice focused on moving climate resilience research to action in the Gulf Region.
Good Systems Postdoc Research Presentation Series - Birds of a Feather Flock Together: Using Language Similarities in Retrieval
Wed, May 4 2022, 12 - 12:45pm
Most of the Web is published in languages not accessible to many potential users who can read and understand only their local languages. Previous Information Retrieval (IR) approaches, particularly those used in Cross-Lingual Information Retrieval (CLIR) and Multilingual Information Retrieval (MLIR), have focused on the translation of either queries or documents in the retrieval pipeline.
Good System Speaker Series: Ethics and Responsible Innovation in Data-Intensive Smart Cities and Urban Mobility Management
Mon, May 2 2022, 2 - 3pm
Data and information technology have transformed our daily lives and have reshaped the ways in which cities and transportation systems are governed and operated. But too often, urban and mobility analytics is couched narrowly in terms of resource optimization and management on the one hand, and privacy and surveillance on the other.
Provost’s Cluster and Interdisciplinary Hiring Initiative Lightning Talk Series - Planet Texas 2050: Bridging the Gaps in Resilience Research
Thu, Apr 21 2022, 10 - 11am
Presentations from faculty in the Maya Archaeology, Environment, and Religion & Planet Texas 2050: Bridging the Gaps in Resilience Research clusters.
Good Systems Postdoc Research Presentation Series - Augmenting Online Cooperation with Unifying Social Feedback
Wed, Apr 20 2022, 12 - 12:45pm
Many of our societal challenges from sustainability to democracy and community building will require our continued cooperation. With the prevalence of data rich digital technologies, this cooperation increasingly happens online where data-based feedback supports our decisions and people are often remote, asynchronous, and anonymous that has resulted in deindividuation and antinormative behavior.
Provost’s Cluster and Interdisciplinary Hiring Initiative Lightning Talk Series - Good Systems: Building Technology Ethics Expertise
Tue, Apr 19 2022, 11am - 12pm
Hear from faculty in the Global Internet, Media, and (Dis)Information and Good Systems: Building Technology Ethics Expertise clusters.
Wed, Apr 13 2022, 12 - 1:30pm
This panel is the fourth in Planet Texas 2050’s “resilience roundtable” series exploring various ideas and issues surrounding the City of Austin’s recently adopted Climate Equity Plan.
Mon, Apr 11 - Thu, Apr 14 2022, All day
Planet Texas 2050’s spring research symposium takes place in April with a week of multiple presentation formats and opportunities for dialog and exchange. Resilience Research in Action highlights the work of Planet Texas 2050 project teams and partners, as well as that of other researchers and students exploring diverse and intersecting aspects of resilience.
Fri, Apr 8 2022, 8:45am - 5pm
Avaya Auditorium (POB 2.302)
Day two of the Good Systems Annual Symposium 2022. With Core Research Project presentations and panel discussions on Putting Good Systems into Practice and Smart Cities.