Saturday, May 6, 2017
6:00 pm
Off Campus

Associates Northern California Dinner: Step Into Big Data

Using Virtual Reality to Discover Knowledge with George Djorgovski

Location: The Sea by Alexander's Steakhouse, Palo Alto

6:00 p.m. Reception
7:00 p.m. Dinner and presentation

The opportunities and challenges of data-driven computing are major components of research in the 21st century. Hear how Caltech's Center for Data-Driven Discovery is developing novel projects, including the use of virtual reality and machine learning to interact with and harness the power of big data with George Djorgovski, Professor of Astronomy and Director of Center for Data-Driven Discovery.

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For inquiries, please contact Ruby Rico with the Caltech Associates office at or (626) 395-6392.

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This event is open to members of the Caltech Associates and guests. For more information and to learn how to join, please visit our website or contact the Associates office at (626) 395-3919.

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