Virtual Meet & Greet with Yolanda Gil: Geoinformatics Communities, Challenges, & Opportunities (March 15)
Yolanda Gil, recipient of the 2022 M. Lee Allison Award for Outstanding Contributions to Geoinformatics and Data Science, will join the GSA Geoinformatics & Data Science Division for a discussion of adventures,opportunities, and different geosciences communities and geoinformatics challenges. Register for the event, happening Wednesday, March 15 at 1 p.m. EDT.
CUAHSI's “I Hack Water” (April 14-16)
ESIP partner CUAHSI is hosting an in-person hackathon “I Hack Water” in the greater Boston area centering around local water issues in April 2023. Meals are provided and there is $5,000 in prizes. Early bird rates end on March 18; registration closes March 28.
OpenAQ Community Ambassador Program (March 22)
The OpenAQ Community Ambassador Program supports emerging air quality leaders in low- and middle-income countries in developing skills to fight air inequality. Over 10 months, Ambassadors receive a $2,000 stipend and interdisciplinary training (with a focus on using data), leadership development, and a supportive professional community to hone skills and expertise in the air quality field. Apply by March 22.
AGU Open Science Recognition Prize (April 12)
The Open Science Recognition Prize is awarded by the American Geophysical Union to a person or team for outstanding work in advancing Open Science related to Earth and space science and its impact globally. Winners will be selected from those that advance Open Science through creation or use of open data, software, and other open results. Nominations are due April 12.
New Climate Change Computing Award in Honor of Gordon Bell (April 15)
To highlight and encourage more research focused on modelling the devastating impact of climate change, ACM, the Association for Computing Machinery, has established the ACM Gordon Bell Prize for Climate Modelling. The deadline for applications is April 15.