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Joshi Fest

JoshiFest

October 22, 2012

Wu & Chen Auditorium, Levine Hall, 3330 Walnut St., Philadelphia, PA

 

In Honor of Aravind Joshi


On October 22, 2012, the Computer and Information Science Department will host JoshiFest, a celebration and symposium to honor the work of Aravind Joshi. This fall Aravind will commence his fifty second year as a professor at the University of Pennsylvania. His extraordinary service to the university includes founding member of the graduate group in Computer and Information Science in the 1960s; co-founder of the Computer and Information Science (CIS) Department with Saul Gorn in 1972; and expanding the cognitive science research group into the Institute of Research in Cognitive Science with faculty from computer science, linguistics, psychology and philosophy in 1991.

 

This web site is designed to give you information about CIS plans for the celebration and symposium.