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2016 Oct 04

Translating Research into Online Tools to Increase Participation in Collaborative Communities

12:00pm to 1:00pm

Location: 

Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society at Harvard University Harvard Law School campus Wasserstein Hall, Milstein East C (Room 2036, second floor)

There is abundant research on commons-based Peer Production communities, from free/open source software and wikis to fablabs and even community gardens. Research shows how these communities, regardless of their type, follow a deeply unequal distribution of effort (the 1-9-90 rule). This fact frequently generates feelings of frustration and guilt among contributors and users.
 
How can we translate social research into evidence-based interventions to aid these communities? Which online tools would help reduce the invisible wall between contributors and users to...

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2016 Oct 27

ECUSA Networking event

6:00pm to 9:00pm

Location: 

RCC Main Seminar Room, 26 Trowbridge St., Cambridge MA

On the occasion of the beginning of the academic year, RCC cosponsors together with ECUSA a gathering with the scientific community. This is a great opportunity to enhance networking connections.

The event will count on the participation of Mr. Gonzalo Giménez Coloma, Labor and Social Affairs Counselor, as special...

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2016 Oct 13

Breaking Gaudí's code; geometrical creativity in space

1:30pm to 2:30pm

Location: 

Harvard Graduate School of Design, GUND 518 Gund Hall, 48 Quincy St, Cambridge, MA

RCC is pleased to announce this talk, featuring Prof. Claudi Catala from Barcelona School of Architecture.

The modernist architect Antoni Gaudí (1852-1926) left us a wonderful legacy of original buildings. We will show how Gaudi’s code was based on geometrical resources in space (transformations, curves and surfaces). We will present the main challenges to be faced (2016-2026) for culminating now his main project: the Temple of the Holy Family (Sagrada Familia) in Barcelona.

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2016 Oct 28

Ongoing Medical Imaging Projects at Laimbio URJC

4:00pm to 6:00pm

Location: 

RCC Main Seminar Room, 26 Trowbridge St., Cambridge MA

RCC is pleased to announce this talk, organized by RCC Fellow Ángel Torrado-Carvajal, PhD, Research Fellow at the Athinoula A. Martinos Center for Biomedical Imaging of the Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, and featuring Prof. Norberto Malpica, PhD, Associate Professor, Universidad Rey Juan Carlos; Director, Medical Image Analysis and Biometry Lab; Associate Director, Madrid-MIT M+Visión Consortium.... Read more about Ongoing Medical Imaging Projects at Laimbio URJC

2016 Oct 06

Informative Session. "Art and Ideology in the Twelfth-Century Western Mediterranean,” an International Symposium at the Bard Graduate Center of New York

12:00pm to 1:00pm

Location: 

RCC Main Conference Room, 26 Trowbridge St., Cambridge MA

We are pleased to announce this informative session by RCC Fellow and Director of Cultural and Artistic Projects Francisco Prado-Vilar, on the International Symposium "Art and Ideology in the Twelfth-Century Western Mediterranean,”  to  be held at the Bard Graduate Center of New York (Lecture...

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2016 Oct 21

The EU and the US before the New Global Challenges: Trade and International Taxation from a Transatlantic Perspective

11:00am to 12:30pm

Location: 

27 Kirkland Street Cambridge, MA 02138, Lower Level Conference Room, Busch Hall

We are currently living one of the most fascinating moments in the history of international taxation, which are of interest also for understanding the general EU-US relations.... Read more about The EU and the US before the New Global Challenges: Trade and International Taxation from a Transatlantic Perspective

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Miguel Ángel Armengol de la Hoz

Research Associate: Division of Clinical Informatics - Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School.
Research Associate: Critical Data - Laboratory for Computational Physiology​, Institute for Medical Engineering and Science, Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Co-Chair: Big Data and Machine Learning, Shaping the Future of Healthcare​ - Harvard Study Group​​


Miguel Ángel Armengol de la Hoz is a Research Associate at the Division of Clinical Informatics of Beth Israel Deaconess Medical...

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Julio Lumbreras

Julio Lumbreras

RCC UPM Representative
Visiting Scientist, Environmental Health, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health

Julio Lumbreras is a chemical and environmental engineer. He got his PhD on Air Quality at the Technical University of Madrid (UPM) in 2003. Currently, he is Associate Professor, and MC/MPA candidate at Harvard Kennedy School.... Read more about Julio Lumbreras

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