The Center for Discrete Mathematics and Theoretical Computer Science (DIMACS) will sponsor a workshop on Global Change as part of the MPE 2013+ Special Program. The workshop will be held at University of California-Berkeley on May 19 21, 2014. The workshop theme will explore such topics as observation and metrics and the immense challenges posed by unprecedented volumes of data; and the effects of global change on such things as urban services, disease, and natural habitats.
The workshop organizing committee invites submission of paper and poster abstracts to be considered for presentation at the workshop. Papers and posters can be on any theme of the workshop as reflected in the workshop announcement. Talks will be approximately 15 minutes in length. Please include the title of the paper or poster, names and affiliations of authors, the contact author's name, address, email address, and phone number. The abstract or description should be no more than 20 lines, single-spaced. Submissions in tex or latex should not use style files unique to your institution. Indicate the presenter of multiple author papers with an asterisk (*).
Please submit all requested information to the MPE 2013+ Workshop on Global Change website by March 1, 2014. Please indicate with your submission whether you would prefer to present your paper orally or in a poster session.
Acknowledgement will be by email. Authors will be notified of acceptance or rejection by email.