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Upcoming Conferences


February 23-March 2, 2019

Location: San Juan, PR


January 6-10

Location: Phoenix, AZ



CCME Annual Meeting

Tentative Dates: April 10-12, 2018

Center-Wide Core Competency Course (CWCC)

May 19-24, 2019

Location: Brownsville/South Padre Island, TX

Host: CCME Partner University of Texas Rio Grande Valley


“Big Data” Analytics Summer Boot Camp

All CCME students are required to participate in a two-week experience designed to provide an academic overview of various strategies and techniques associated with data analytics.  In addition, the boot camp will immerse students in activities designed to strengthen their proficiency in the understanding and use of large data sets in research.  Students will participate in tours, workshops, seminars and interactive group learning exercises, and network with researchers skilled in Bid Data and geospatial analysis.


CCME Ecosystem Day

 This event is held in select coastal communities and involve dialogue among stakeholders of all types and facilitated by CCME faculty, staff and students.  CCME faculty, students, and postdoctoral fellows will use this opportunity to showcase their research and garner input to future research directions.