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Dataverse Community Meeting 2016: Managing Privacy in Research Data Repositories

After the Dataverse Community Meeting, a workshop focused on tools helping open repositories currently addressing sensitive or private data will be held at Harvard Medical School. This workshop is a collaboration between the Dataverse team and the Privacy Tools for Sharing Research Data group.

July 13th
Room: Cannon Room, Building C, Harvard Medical School

Privacy Tools Team releases AbcDatalog, an open-source Datalog engine

PI Steve Chong, former visiting scholar and collaborator Marco Gaboardi, and graduate student Aaron Bembenek have research AbcDatalog. AbcDatalog is an open-source Datalog engine implemented in Java. It provides ready-to-use implementations of common Datalog evaluation algorithms, including efficient multi-threaded versions of bottom-up and magic set transformation techniques.

Visiting scholar Marco Gaboardi, summer interns Hyun woo Lim and Ryan Rogers, and PI Salil Vadhan publish "Differentially Private Chi-Squared Hypothesis Testing: Goodness of Fit and Independence Testing"

Visiting scholar Marco Gaboardi, undergraduate summer intern Hyun woo Lim, graduate summer intern Ryan Rogers, and PI Salil Vadhan publish "Differentially Private Chi-Squared Hypothesis Testing: Goodness of Fit and Independence Testing," This paper is a result of their research in summer 2015.

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Thomas Steinke presented "The Power of Adaptivity in Data Analysis" at The Chinese University of Hong Kong

On Thursday, January 21, 2016, Thomas Steinke presented "The Power of Adaptivity in Data Analysis" at The Chinese University of Hong Kong's Institute of Theoretical Computer Science and Communications ITCSC - CSE Joint  Seminar. Thomas' abstract is listed below.

Abstract