Past Events

  • 2017 Apr 27

    Site Building with OpenScholar presented by HWP


    Northwest Building - Room B129 - 52 Oxford St., Cambridge MA 02138
    9:30am to 12:00pm

    Intended Audience: Those working independently or participating in building an OpenScholar website.

    In this interactive training we will work through a series of hands on activities showing you how to use the OpenScholar software to build a website (such as research projects, initiatives, or department sites).

    At the end of the workshop, participants will be able to use the administrative interface of OS to build a website on OpenScholar. No previous experience creating websites is needed.

  • 2017 Apr 26

    Applied Stats Workshop (Gov 3009)


    CGIS Knafel K354
    12:00pm to 1:30pm

    The Applied Statistics Workshop (Gov 3009) meets all academic year, Wednesdays, 12pm-1:30pm, in CGIS K354. This workshop is a forum for advanced graduate students, faculty, and visiting scholars to present and discuss methodological or empirical work in progress in an interdisciplinary setting. The workshop features a tour of Harvard's statistical innovations and applications with weekly stops in different fields and disciplines and includes occasional presentations by invited speakers.  Free lunch is provided.


    Marc Ratkovic  and Dustin Tingley present.


  • 2017 Apr 26

    Dataverse Open Office Hours


    CGIS Knafel K332
    Repeats every week every Wednesday, 150 times except Wed Dec 30 2015, Wed Dec 28 2016.
    11:00am to 1:00pm

    For any questions on how to share your data with Dataverse, contact:

    Open Hours: Wednesdays, 11AM - 1PM

    RSVP required to:

    Demo of 4.0 will begin promptly at 11am.

    Office hours are open to Harvard researchers and staff to provide support for Dataverse 4.0. These sessions will take place weekly at IQSS, 1737 Cambridge Street, room K332.

  • 2017 Apr 24

    IQSS-OTD Entrepreneurship Program - Office Hours


    CGIS Knafel K313
    Repeats every week every Monday, 100 times except Mon May 30 2016, Mon Oct 10 2016, Mon Dec 26 2016, Mon Jan 02 2017.
    3:00pm to 5:00pm

    We recently announced the launch of our new IQSS-OTD Entrepreneurship Program, designed to introduce our community to the process of starting new technology ventures and to highlight successful examples from the social sciences in particular. 

  • 2017 Apr 21

    Data Science Services (DSS) Office Hours


    CGIS Knafel K332
    Repeats every week every Friday, 100 times except Fri Nov 27 2015, Fri Dec 25 2015, Fri Jan 01 2016, Fri Nov 11 2016, Fri Nov 25 2016, Fri Dec 23 2016, Fri Dec 30 2016.
    1:00pm to 4:00pm

    If you have questions about your publication research, how to do your analysis, or how come your code isn't working properly, you can stop by and talk to our Research Consultants for free, every Friday from 1pm-4pm in CGIS K332!

  • 2017 Apr 21

    ToTs & TIP


    CGIS Knafel K354
    10:30am to 12:00pm

    This is the schedule of weekly talks on Technology Science from expert researchers, public interest groups, and others on the social impact of technology and its unforseen consequences.


    Open Data Privacy Playbook