CIS Events

Fall 2022 Distinguished Lecture and Colloquium Series

CIS Colloquia are held on Tuesdays and Thursdays, 3:30PM – 4:30PM, unless otherwise noted. A calendar of upcoming CIS events is available here. For all school events, visit the Penn Engineering Events Calendar. If you need further information please contact cherylh@cis.upenn.edu

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Special time and location for this talk: 2:00 pm, 307 Levine Hall

Date: Thursday, September 8th, 2022
CIS Colloquium Speaker: Elette Boyle
Associate Professor, Reichman University (Israel) and Senior Scientist, Reichman University (Israel) & NTT Research
Talk Title: “Future Heterogeneous Systems Need More First-Class Citizens”
Location: 307 Levine Hall                                                                                                                                                                                         
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Date: Tuesday, September 20th, 2022
Distinguished Lecture Series Speaker: Sorin Lerner
Professor and Department Chair, Computer Science & Engineering, University of California, San Diego 
Talk Title: “Live Programming and Programming by Example: Better Together”
Location: Wu & Chen Auditorium, 101 Levine Hall                                                                                                                                       
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Date: Friday, September 30th, 2022 
Special Joint Talk with CIS and ESE 11:00 am – 12:00 pm 

Matt Sinclair
Professor, Computer Science Dept. University of Wisconsin-Madison and Visiting Research Scholar at AMD Research 
Talk Title: “Live Programming and Programming by Example: Better Together”

Location: Heilmeier Auditorium, 10o Towne Hall               
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Date: Tuesday, October 18th, 2022  
Distinguished Lecture Series Speaker: Constantinos Daskalakis
Professor,  Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, MIT
Talk Title: Equilibrium Complexity and Deep Learning
Location:
Wu & Chen Auditorium, 101 Levine Hall                                                                                                                                       
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Date: Thursday, October 20th, 2022
Distinguished Lecture Series Speaker: Paul Resnick
Professor and Associate Dean, School of Information, University of Michigan
Talk Title: “Rater Equivalence: An Interpretable Measure of Classifier Accuracy Against Human Labels”
Location: Wu & Chen Auditorium, 101 Levine Hall                                                                                                                                       
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Date: Tuesday, October 25th, 2022
CIS Colloquium Speaker: Tim Roughgarden
Professor, Computer Science, Data Science Inst. at Cornell University
Talk Title: ” The Long Arm of Theoretical Computer Science: A Case Study in Blockchains/Web3″
Location:
Wu & Chen Auditorium, 101 Levine Hall                                                                                                                                       
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Date: Thursday, October 27th, 2022
CIS Colloquium Speaker: Srini Devadas
Professor, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, MIT
Talk Title: “Designing Hardware for Cryptography and Cryptography for Hardware”
Location:
Wu & Chen Auditorium, 101 Levine Hall     
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Date: Thursday, November 1st, 2022
CIS Colloquium Speaker: Abhinav Gupta
Associate Professor, The Robotics Institution, CMU
Talk Title: “Rich Babies, Poor Robots: towards rich sensing, continuous data and multiple environments.”
Location:
Wu & Chen Auditorium, 101 Levine Hall                                                                                                                                       
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Date: Tuesday, November 15th, 2022
CIS Colloquium Speaker: Kyunghyun Cho
Associate Professor, Computer Science and Center for Data Science, New York University 
Talk Title: “Generative multitask learning mitigates target-causing confounding”
Location: Wu & Chen Auditorium, 101 Levine Hall                                                                                                                                                               
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Fall 2022 Special Events   

Grace Hopper Distinguished Lecture Series

 

Date: Tuesday, November 29th, 2022
Speaker: Katrina Ligett 
Org: Center for Information Technology Policy, Princeton University and Computer Science and Engineering at the Hebrew University
Talk: “Data Privacy is Important, But It’s Not Enough”
Location: Wu & Chen Auditorium, 101 Levine Hall                                                                                                                                                        
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