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URCSSA 2017 2nd Alumni Summit – Cloud, Big Data, and AI

October 26, 2017
07:00 PM - 09:00 PM
1400 Wegmans Hall, River Campus

Join the Chinese Student and Scholar Association at the University of Rochester (URCSSA) for its second Annual Alumni Summit. URCSSA has invited several famous alumni and professors from the computer science department who will discuss and share their thoughts on popular topics in the current computer science industry. The topic of this year's alumni summit is "Cloud, Big Data, and AI." The purpose of this event is to build a bridge between current students and the alumni, and give them a chance to communicate. Alumni will also share their experiences with students and give them advice regarding their student life and career at UR. Free snacks will be offered at the event. All at UR are welcome to attend, and a student ID is not required.

Speakers include:

Henry Kautz, Ph.D.,Computer Science, University of Rochester; The Robin & Tim Wentworth Director of the Goergen Institute for Data Science; Professor in the Department of Computer Science; President of the Association for Advancement of Artificial Intelligence (AAAI)

Wendi Heinzelman, Ph.D.,Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, MIT; Dean of the Edmund A. Hajim School of Engineering and Applied Sciences; Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering; Professor in the Department of Computer Science

Chengliang Zhang, PhD., Alumnus in Computer Science Department, staff engineer at Google, Seattle

Hui Zhang, Ph.D.,  Alumnus in Biostatistics Department, working at St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, Memphis 

Dongmei Li, Ph.D., Associate Professor in the Department of Clinical & Translational Research (SMD) 

Orna Intrator, Ph.D., Professor in the Department of Public Health Sciences (SMD)

Category: Talks