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September 27, 2012

An Introduction to the China Data Center: Information, Technology, Research and Service

ICPSR Brown Bag Seminar

An Introduction to the China Data Center:
Information, Technology, Research and Service

Shuming Bao
Director, China Data Center

12:00PM-1:00PM, Wednesday, October 3, 2012
G150A&B ISR Perry Building, 330 Packard Road, Ann Arbor, MI 48106-1248
Open to the public.

The China Data Center at the University of Michigan, Institute for Social Research, Inter-consortium for Political and Social Research is designed to serve as an international center for advancing the study and understanding of China. The Center has been one of the primary providers of data resources for China studies. This presentation will give an introduction to the China Data Center and demonstrate China data products, data service, and recent research development of the Center. This includes China statistical data, census data, spatial data, and the online data services. Some new web-based services will be introduced for advanced spatial data analysis and mapping with demographic, business and environment data of China. Future directions will be discussed.

Please contact melp[at]umich[dot]edu for more information.

Posted by zzhu at September 27, 2012 11:12 PM