Intro to Compute Canada for Humanities and Social Sciences researchers
Introduction to the Compute Canada Federation, and overview of the research support and resources available through the Compute Canada Federation, that are directly applicable for Humanities and Social Sciences researchers. We will give some brief usage cases and next steps if you are interested in exploring Compute Canada Federation resources. 20 minutes at the end will be reserved for questions.
About the speaker
Megan Meredith-Lobay is the Research Specialist for Humanities and Social Sciences at UBC Advanced Research Computing. In addition, Megan serves on the Compute Canada Humanities and Social Sciences National Team. She has worked at the University of Alberta where she supported research computing for the Faculty of Arts, and at the University of Oxford where she was the programme coordinator for Digital Social Research, an Economic and Social Research Council project to promote advanced ICT in Social Science research. Megan holds a PhD in archaeology and has a background in using GIS for exploring ritual early medieval landscapes.
- Wednesday, July 21, 2021
- 2:00pm - 3:00pm
- Megan Meredith-Lobay