CIS Events

Spring 2023 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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Date: Thursday, February 2nd, 2023
CIS Colloquium Speaker: Nicholas Spooner
Association: University of Warwick, UK
Talk Title: “Proofs, Cryptography and Quantum Information”
Location:   
Wu & Chen Auditorium, 101 Levine Hall                                                                                                                                                                       ___________________________________________________

Date: Thursday, February 9th, 2023
CIS Colloquium Speaker: Riccardo Paccagnella
Association: Computer Science at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
Talk Title: “Software Security Challenges in the Era of Modern Hardware”
Location: Wu & Chen Auditorium, 101 Levine Hall

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Date: Tuesday, February 14, 2023
CIS Colloquium Speaker: Sam Kumar
Association: Computer Science at the University of California, Berkeley
Talk Title: “Rethinking System Design for Expressive Cryptography”
Location: Wu & Chen Auditorium, 101 Levine Hall 

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Date: Wednesday, February 15, 2023  
CIS Colloquium Speaker: Ethan Ordentlich
Association: Electrical Engineering and Computer Science at the University of California, Berkeley
Talk Title: “Methods of Data Lookup with Hashing”
Location:   
This talk will be held in 307 Levine, 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm 

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Date: Thursday, February 16, 2023
CIS Colloquium Speaker: Nicole Immorlica
Association: Senior Researcher at Microsoft, New England
Talk Title: “Birds of a Feather Flock Together: How Homophily Leads to Segregation, Inequality, and Inefficiency and What We Can Do About It”
Location: Wu & Chen Auditorium, 101 Levine Hall 

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Date: Tuesday, February 21, 2023
CIS Colloquium Speaker: Akshayaram Srinivasan
Association: School of Technology and Computer Science, Tata Institute of Fundamental Research, Mumbai
Talk Title: “Secure Computation with Minimal Interaction”
Location:
Wu & Chen Auditorium, 101 Levine Hall                                                                                                                                       
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Date: Thursday, February 23, 2023
CIS Colloquium Speaker: Sunoo Park
Association: Columbia University and Columbia Law School
Talk Title: “Cryptography, Security, and Law”
Location:
Wu & Chen Auditorium, 101 Levine Hall

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Date: Tuesday, February 28, 2023
CIS Colloquium Speaker: Nirvan Tyagi
Association: Computer Science at Cornell University
Talk Title: TBA
Location:
Wu & Chen Auditorium, 101 Levine Hall
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Date: Thursday, March 2, 2023
CIS Colloquium Speaker: Michael Kim
Association: Miller Institute for Basic Research in Science at Stanford University
Talk Title: TBA
Location:
Wu & Chen Auditorium, 101 Levine Hall
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Date: Tuesday, March 14, 2023
CIS Colloquium Speaker: Stephanie Wang
Association: Electrical Engineering and Computer Science at the University of California, Berkeley
Talk Title: TBA
Location:
Wu & Chen Auditorium, 101 Levine Hall
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Date: Thursday, March 16, 2023
CIS Colloquium Speaker: Venkat Arun
Association: CSAIL at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Talk Title: TBA
Location:
Wu & Chen Auditorium, 101 Levine Hall

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Date: Tuesday, March 21, 2023
CIS Colloquium Speaker: Max Willsey
Association: Computer Science and Engineering at the University of Washington
Talk Title: TBA
Location:
Wu & Chen Auditorium, 101 Levine Hall

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