Invited Talks Archive

This page documents the invited talks members of the DataLab have given around the world! If you would like to know more about any of them, please use the hyperlinks to see the talk page, or contact us at

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2018-2-1Pamela ReynoldsPromotion of global network studies based on innovative new technologyInvited SpeakerTokyo, Japan
2018-8-15Pamela ReynoldsData Science Birds of A FeatherUniversity of California Computing Services Conference (UCCSC)Davis, CA
2019-2-27Carl StahmerData Science in the Medical Informatics DomainUC Davis Medical Center Invited SpeakerDavis, CA
2019-4-10Michele TobiasGuest Lecture: Making Maps with ArcGIS OnlineUC Davis Political Science 129Davis, CA
2019-4-17Michele TobiasQGIS & the 240 Wine Regions: A Tale of Large Scale Collaborative DigitizingFOSS4G North America 2019San Diego, CA
2019-4-18Michele TobiasWorkshop: Cartography with QGIS & InkscapeFOSS4G North America 2019San Diego, CA
2019-4-18Carl StahmerThe Computer Reads as Well as You Do (Sometimes)Shakespeare Association of America 2019
2019-5-3Carl StahmerThe Range of Print: A comparative study of topic presence in the popular press of early modern LondonUC Santa Barbara Early Modern Center “Worlds of Print” conferenceSanta Barbara, CA
2019-5-14Carl Stahmer“Computational Analysis in OpthalmologyUC Davis Medical Center Invited SpeakerDavis, CA
2019-7-18Carl StahmerData Science Innovation in Medical ResearchUC Davis Medical Center Invited SpeakerDavis, CA
2019-8-14Oliver KreylosScience in the Matrix: How Virtual Reality Enables Scientific DiscoveryDavis Science CaféDavis, CA
2019-9-10Michele TobiasSpatial Librarian TakeoverThe Mappyist Hour podcast EP 27Virtual
2019-10-24Oliver KreylosHands-on collaborative VR2019 Deep Carbon ObservatoryWashington, DC
2019-11-13Michele TobiasTwitter scraping and analysisUC Davis Sociology 295Davis, CA
2019-11-18Michele TobiasAVA Digitizing ProjectUC Davis 1st Year Wine SeminarDavis, CA
2019-11-18Pamela ReynoldsBackward Design for Curriculum DevelopmentUC Davis Feminist Research Institute and the Data Feminism Research and Learning ClusterDavis, CA
2020-1-9Arthur KoehlProject Showcase Archive-VisionGetty Foundation Joint WorkshopLos Angeles, CA
2020-1-9Carl StahmerArchive-Vision: Using content based image recognition to build a world-wide library of early printed imagesInvited SpeakerLos Angeles, CA
2020-1-29Pamela ReynoldsUC Davis Birds of a Feather SessionRStudio ConferenceSan Francisco, CA
2020-2-25Pamela ReynoldsCommunities of PracticeCA Data Curators MeetingDavis, CA
2020-4-15Carl StahmerQuintessence: A semantic analysis platform for early modern textsShakespeare Association of America 2020Austin, TX
2020-5-19Pamela ReynoldsCollaborative Data Science: Impacts of distancing measures on COVID-19 transmissionUCD COVID-19 Research Working GroupDavis, CA
2020-7-17Michele TobiasAn Introductory QGIS Workshop for BeginnersQGIS North America 2020Virtual
2020-10-15Oliver KreylosThe Decentralized Visualization Facility: Local and Remote Collaboration Using Commodity VR HardwareThe Higher Education Campus Alliance for Advanced Visualization 5th Annual ConferenceClemson, SC
2021-3-30Arthur Koehl; Samuel PizeloQuintessence Platform Digital ExhibitShakespeare Association of America 2021Virtual
2021-9-30Oliver KreylosImmersive Visualization in the Earth Sciences4th Virtual Geoscience ConferenceVirtual
2021-9-30Michele TobiasQGIS Plugin Development Is Not Scary: Lessons Learned from Literature Mapper FOSS4G 2021Virtual
2022-3-25Tyler ShoemakerPreprocessing the WordSource Code Criticism WorkshopVirtual
2022-8-16Michele TobiasQGIS: a Tool for Collaboration & Research at UniversitiesLuna Geospatial: QGIS in the WildVirtual
2023-5-25Tyler ShoemakerIndexing Semantic AssociationTechnolinguistics in Practice: Socially Situated Language in AI SystemsSiegen, Germany