CIS Events

Unless otherwise noted, CIS lectures are held weekly on Tuesday and/or Thursday from 3:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. in Wu and Chen Auditorium, Levine Hall.

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.

Fall 2019 Colloquium Series

September 20, 2019
Please note special time: 12:00 pm – 1:15 p.m.
Ron Baecker
Emeritus Professor of Computer Science and Bell Chair in Human-Computer Interaction, University of Toronto
What Society Must Require from AI

October 3, 2019
Eitan Grinspun
Computer Science Department, Columbia University
A Geometric Perspective on Computing Motion

October 22, 2019
Eva Tardos
Computer Science Department, Cornell  University
“Learning in dynamic environments”

November 5, 2019
Mike Hicks
Department of Computer Science, University of Maryland
“Contesting Secure Development to Understand Security Mistakes”

November 12, 2019
Dan Garcia
Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Department, University of California, Berkeley
“Achieving CSforALL through the Beauty and Joy of Computing (BJC)”

November 14, 2019
Grace Hopper Speaker
Rebecca Mercuri
Founder of Notable Software, Inc
“A 2020 Vision of U.S. Election Security”

November 19, 2019
Moinuddin Qureshi
Electrical and Computer Engineering at the Georgia
Institute of Technology.
“Reducing Errors in Quantum Computation via Program Transformation”

November 21, 2019
Ari Juels
Computer Science Department, Cornell University and Jacobs Technion-Cornell Institute

December 5, 2019
Rada Milhalcia
Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Department, University of Michigan