Upcoming 2018-2019 Scheduled Seminars

There are no upcoming CSC seminars scheduled at this time.

Past 2018-2019 Seminars

Wednesday August 22, 2018
10:30 AM (talk begins)
Speaker: Lalla Mouatadid, University of Toronto
Title:"Graph Searches on Structured Families of Graphs"
Talk Series: Theory Seminar Series
Host: Blair Sullivan, CSC
Location: 3211, EB2, NCSU Centennial Campus
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Tuesday September 11, 2018
06:00 PM (talk begins)
Speaker: Titus Brown, University of California, Davis
Title:"The Secret Life of Microbial Genomes"
Talk Series: Other
Host: Blair Sullivan, CSC
Location: 2203, SAS Hall, NCSU Main Campus
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Tuesday September 11, 2018
06:00 PM (talk begins)
Speaker: Nick Gaski, Kaleido
Title:"Ethereum Enterprise Blockchain & Hackathon Kickoff"
Talk Series: Other
Host: ACM/AITP Student Chapter, CSC
Location: 1231, EB2, NCSU Centennial Campus
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Thursday September 27, 2018
06:30 PM (talk begins)
Speaker: Erik Troan, Co-founder & CTO, Pendo
Title:"How Four Decades of Disruption Empowered Today’s Innovators"
Talk Series: Fidelity Investment Speaker Series
Host: Corporate Relations, CSC
Location: 1231, EB2, NCSU Centennial Campus
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Monday October 01, 2018
10:30 AM (talk begins)
Speaker: Jack Snoeyink, UNC Chapel Hill
Title:"Changing the problem: Robust geometric computations for neutron tracking"
Talk Series: Theory Seminar Series
Host: Blair Sullivan, CSC
Location: 3211, EB2, NCSU Centennial Campus
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Thursday October 11, 2018
06:00 PM (talk begins)
Speaker: Ambrish Patel, MetLife
Title:"Robotics Process Automation & Innovation"
Talk Series: Other
Host: ACM/AITP Student Chapter, CSC
Location: 1231, EB2, NCSU Centennial Campus
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Tuesday October 23, 2018
06:30 PM (talk begins)
Speaker: Larry Weber, Head of Product Marketing, AWS Relational Databases, Amazon
Title:"From Ground to the Cloud: The Evolution of the Relational Database"
Talk Series: Fidelity Investment Speaker Series
Host: Corporate Relations, CSC
Location: 1231, EB2, NCSU Centennial Campus
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Tuesday November 06, 2018
06:00 PM (talk begins)
Speaker: Anthony Mays, Google
Title:"Technical Interview Strategies from a Google Software Engineer"
Talk Series: Other
Host: Leslie Rand-Pickett, CSC
Location: Auditorium, Hunt Library, NCSU Centennial Campus
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Wednesday November 07, 2018
03:30 PM (talk begins)
Speaker: Liz Jessup, University of Colorado Boulder
Title:"My past, my present, and some thoughts about the future of computer science"
Talk Series: Leaders in Computer Science Series
Host: Collin Lynch, CSC
Location: 3211, EB2, NCSU Centennial Campus
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Monday November 12, 2018
04:00 PM (talk begins)
Speaker: André de Waal, SAS Institute
Title:"Data Visualization and Machine Learning in SAS Viya"
Talk Series: Data Science series
Host: Jon Doyle, CSC
Location: 3211, EB2, NCSU Centennial Campus
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Tuesday November 13, 2018
12:00 PM (talk begins)
Speaker: Nancy Green, UNC Greensboro
Title:"Computational Models of Natural Argument in Science and International Studies"
Talk Series: Other
Host: Collin Lynch, CSC
Location: 3211, EB2, NCSU Centennial Campus
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Thursday November 15, 2018
06:30 PM (talk begins)
Speaker: Jamie Thomas, General Manager, Systems Strategy and Development, IBM
Title:"Quantum Computing: Impact of a New Compute Model "
Talk Series: Fidelity Investment Speaker Series
Host: Corporate Relations, CSC
Location: 1231, EB2, NCSU Centennial Campus
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Monday November 19, 2018
09:30 AM (talk begins)
Speaker: Jennifer Beckmann, Microsoft
Title:"Controlled Experiments: An indispensable tool for modern developers"
Talk Series: Nominal Seminar Series
Host: Laurie Williams, CSC
Location: 3211, EB2, NCSU Centennial Campus
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Thursday January 10, 2019
10:30 AM (talk begins)
Speaker: Lance Fortnow, Georgia Tech
Title:"Computer Science in 6/10ths of a Second"
Talk Series: Leaders in Computer Science Series
Host: Douglas Reeves, CSC
Location: 3211, EB2, NCSU Centennial Campus
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Monday January 14, 2019
04:00 PM (talk begins)
Speaker: Radia Perlman, Dell EMC
Title:"Computer Networks: Myths, Missteps, and Mysteries"
Talk Series: Triangle Computer Science Distinguished Lecturer Series
Host: Donald Porter, UNC
Location: 3211, EB2, NCSU Centennial Campus
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Thursday January 17, 2019
09:30 AM (talk begins)
Speaker: Matthew L. Bolton, University of Buffalo, State University of New York
Title:"Using Formal Methods and Human Performance Modeling to Engineer Safe and Effective Systems"
Talk Series: Other
Host: William Enck, CSC
Location: 3211, EB2, NCSU Centennial Campus
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Thursday January 31, 2019
09:30 AM (talk begins)
Speaker: Soohyun Liao, University of California San Diego
Title:"How to Maintain Student Learning Quality When Class Size Grows"
Host: Sarah Heckman, CSC
Location: 3211, EB2, NCSU Centennial Campus
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Thursday January 31, 2019
06:30 PM (talk begins)
Speaker: Lance Berberian, SVP & CIO, LabCorp
Title:"The Impact of Technology on New Healthcare Models "
Talk Series: Fidelity Investment Speaker Series
Host: Corporate Relations, CSC
Location: 1231, EB2, NCSU Centennial Campus
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Friday February 01, 2019
01:30 PM (talk begins)
Speaker: Miroslav Pajic, Duke Univ.
Title:"Integrating Security in Cyber-Physical Systems"
Talk Series: System Research Seminar series
Host: Frank Mueller, CSC
Location: 3211, EB2, NCSU Centennial Campus
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Monday February 04, 2019
09:30 AM (talk begins)
Speaker: John-Paul Ore, University of Nebraska
Title:"Incorporating Real-World Semantics into Program Analysis of Robot Systems"
Host: Tim Menzies, CSC
Location: 3211, EB2, NCSU Centennial Campus
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Tuesday February 05, 2019
01:30 PM (talk begins)
Speaker: Bita Akram, NCSU
Title:"Computer Science Education for a New Generation"
Host: Sarah Heckman, CSC
Location: 3211, EB2, NCSU Centennial Campus
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Thursday February 07, 2019
09:30 AM (talk begins)
Speaker: Ignacio Dominguez, CSC
Title:"Four Pillars of Effective Computer Science Education"
Host: Sarah Heckman, CSC
Location: 3211, EB2, NCSU Centennial Campus
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Tuesday February 12, 2019
09:30 AM (talk begins)
Speaker: Martin Carlisle, Carnegie Mellon University
Title:"Still Learning How to Teach"
Host: Sarah Heckman, CSC
Location: 3211, EB2, NCSU Centennial Campus
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Tuesday February 12, 2019
06:00 PM (talk begins)
Speaker: Troy Rosenberg, ROI Revolution
Title:"Datadog: Software Metrics & Monitoring"
Talk Series: Other
Host: ACM/AITP Student Chapter, CSC
Location: 1231, EB2, NCSU Centennial Campus
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Wednesday February 13, 2019
09:30 AM (talk begins)
Speaker: Guyue (Grace) Liu, The George Washington University
Title:"Designing New Abstractions for High-Performance Network Functions"
Host: Rudra Dutta, CSC
Location: 3211, EB2, NCSU Centennial Campus
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Thursday February 14, 2019
09:00 AM (talk begins)
Speaker: Kevin Lin, University of California - Berkeley
Title:"Effective Teaching at Scale"
Host: Sarah Heckman, CSC
Location: 3211, EB2, NCSU Centennial Campus
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Friday February 15, 2019
09:30 AM (talk begins)
Speaker: Jaspreet Bhatia, Carnegie Mellon University
Title:"Ambiguity in Privacy Requirements and Privacy Risk Perception"
Host: Tim Menzies, CSC
Location: 3211, EB2, NCSU Centennial Campus
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Friday February 15, 2019
11:00 AM (talk begins)
Speaker: Peng Huang, Johns Hopkins University
Title:"Harnessing System Observability for Modeling and Detecting Gray Failures"
Talk Series: System Research Seminar series
Host: Hung-Wei Tseng, CSC
Location: 3211, EB2, NCSU Centennial Campus
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Monday February 18, 2019
09:30 AM (talk begins)
Speaker: Amy Babay, Spread Concepts LLC
Title:"Low-Latency Reliable Internet Transport using Structured Overlay Networks"
Host: Rudra Dutta, CSC
Location: 3211, EB2, NCSU Centennial Campus
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Wednesday February 20, 2019
09:30 AM (talk begins)
Speaker: Nicholas Kraft, ABB
Title:"Supporting Comprehension of Rapidly Evolving Software "
Host: Tim Menzies, CSC
Location: 3211, EB2, NCSU Centennial Campus
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Thursday February 21, 2019
09:30 AM (talk begins)
Speaker: L. Nate Veldt, Purdue University
Title:"Approximation Algorithms and Optimization Tools for Graph Clustering"
Host: Blair Sullivan, CSC
Location: 3211, EB2, NCSU Centennial Campus
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Thursday February 28, 2019
06:30 PM (talk begins)
Speaker: Devin Shackle, Director of Data Science, Advance Auto Parts
Title:"Innovating Inside Large Organizations: Lessons from a Trouble Maker"
Talk Series: Fidelity Investment Speaker Series
Host: Corporate Relations, CSC
Location: 1231, EB2, NCSU Centennial Campus
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Friday March 01, 2019
09:30 AM (talk begins)
Speaker: Ruozhou Yu, Arizona State University
Title:"Modern Flow-based Networks for a Connected Cyber-Physical World"
Host: Rudra Dutta, CSC
Location: 3211, EB2, NCSU Centennial Campus
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Monday March 04, 2019
10:00 AM (talk begins)
Speaker: Phokion Kolaitis, UC Santa Cruz and IBM Research
Title:"Schema Mappings and Data Examples: An Interplay between Syntax and Semantics"
Talk Series: Taming the Data Seminar series
Host: Rada Chirkova, CSC
Location: 3211, EB2, NCSU Centennial Campus
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Monday March 04, 2019
01:30 PM (talk begins)
Speaker: Saba Alimadadi, Northeastern University
Title:"Understanding Motifs of Behavior and Sources of Errors in Programs"
Host: Tim Menzies, CSC
Location: 3211, EB2, NCSU Centennial Campus
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Tuesday March 05, 2019
06:00 PM (talk begins)
Speaker: Ralph Abbey, SAS
Title:"Machine Learning: model-agnostic methods for explanations of predictive models"
Talk Series: Other
Host: ACM/AITP Student Chapter, CSC
Location: 1231, EB2, NCSU Centennial Campus
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Thursday March 07, 2019
09:30 AM (talk begins)
Speaker: William Crum, Purdue University
Title:"Practices from Experience in the Large Lecture Introductory Programming Classroom"
Host: Sarah Heckman, CSC
Location: 3211, EB2, NCSU Centennial Campus
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Friday March 08, 2019
11:00 AM (talk begins)
Speaker: Yanzhi Wang, Northeastern University
Title:"Towards 1,000X model compression in Deep Neural Networks"
Talk Series: System Research Seminar series
Host: Xipeng Shen, CSC
Location: 3300, EB2, NCSU Centennial Campus
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Monday March 18, 2019
09:30 AM (talk begins)
Speaker: Donald Sheehy, University of Connecticut
Title:"Topological Data Analysis"
Host: Blair Sullivan, CSC
Location: 3211, EB2, NCSU Centennial Campus
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Tuesday March 19, 2019
06:00 PM (talk begins)
Speaker: Nick Gaski, Kaleido
Title:"Enterprise Blockchain: Beyond Potential and into Production "
Talk Series: Other
Host: ACM/AITP Student Chapter, CSC
Location: 1231, EB2, NCSU Centennial Campus
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Thursday March 21, 2019
09:30 AM (talk begins)
Speaker: Ilya Volkovich, University of Michigan
Title:"Computer Algebra Algorithms: The Frontier of Efficient Randomized Computation"
Host: Blair Sullivan, CSC
Location: 3211, EB2, NCSU Centennial Campus
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Tuesday March 26, 2019
06:30 PM (talk begins)
Speaker: Steve Grobman, SVP & CTO, McAfee
Title:" Technology Has No Moral Compass"
Talk Series: Fidelity Investment Speaker Series
Host: Corporate Relations, CSC
Location: 1231, EB2, NCSU Centennial Campus
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Wednesday March 27, 2019
01:30 PM (talk begins)
Speaker: Jakub Gajarsky, Technical University Berlin
Title:"Logic in algorithmics and structural graph theory"
Talk Series: Theory Seminar Series
Host: Blair Sullivan, CSC
Location: 3211, EB2, NCSU Centennial Campus
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Thursday March 28, 2019
06:00 PM (talk begins)
Speaker: Josh Tobey, nCino
Title:"Being Agile is Human "
Talk Series: Other
Host: ACM/AITP Student Chapter, CSC
Location: 1231, EB2, NCSU Centennial Campus
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Friday March 29, 2019
11:00 AM (talk begins)
Speaker: Ashish Venkat, University of Virginia
Title:"Breaking the ISA Barrier in Modern Computing"
Talk Series: System Research Seminar series
Host: Hung-Wei Tseng, CSC
Location: 3211, EB2, NCSU Centennial Campus
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Tuesday April 02, 2019
10:00 AM (talk begins)
Speaker: Wang-Chiew Tan, Megagon Labs
Title:"Enabling Search by Experience"
Talk Series: Taming the Data Seminar series
Host: Rada Chirkova, CSC
Location: 3211, EB2, NCSU Centennial Campus
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Monday April 15, 2019
04:00 PM (talk begins)
Speaker: Devavrat Shah, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Title:"Multi-Dimensional Robust Synthetic Control: Exploring Counterfactuals and Predicting Cricket Scores"
Talk Series: Triangle Computer Science Distinguished Lecturer Series
Host: Kamesh Munagala, Duke
Location: 3211, EB2, NCSU Centennial Campus
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Monday April 22, 2019
04:00 PM (talk begins)
Speaker: Margo Seltzer, Herchel Smith Professor of Computer Science, Harvard University
Title:"Systems Research — Construed Broadly"
Talk Series: Triangle Computer Science Distinguished Lecturer Series
Host: Cynthia Rudin, Duke
Location: 3211, EB2, NCSU Centennial Campus
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Thursday April 25, 2019
02:00 PM (talk begins)
Speaker: John Stasko, Georgia Institute of Technology
Title:"Techniques and Design Patterns for Data-Driven Storytelling"
Talk Series: Data Science series
Host: Steffen Heber, CSC
Location: 3211, EB2, NCSU Centennial Campus
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Thursday April 25, 2019
02:30 PM (talk begins)
Speaker: Sarah Warren, NC State
Title:"Why Storytelling Matters: Strategies and Structure"
Talk Series: Data Science series
Host: Steffen Heber, CSC
Location: 3211, EB2, NCSU Centennial Campus
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Thursday April 25, 2019
03:00 PM (talk begins)
Speaker: Fred Wright, NC State
Title:"The communication of research findings is storytelling"
Talk Series: Data Science series
Host: Steffen Heber, CSC
Location: 3211, EB2, NCSU Centennial Campus
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Thursday April 25, 2019
04:00 PM (talk begins)
Speaker: Coline Ware, University of New Hampshire
Title:"Predictive Cognition, Mental Model Building and Storytelling with Data"
Talk Series: Data Science series
Host: Steffen Heber, CSC
Location: 3211, EB2, NCSU Centennial Campus
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Thursday April 25, 2019
04:30 PM (talk begins)
Speaker: Christopher Healey, NC State
Title:"Visualizing Storylines"
Talk Series: Data Science series
Host: Steffen Heber, CSC
Location: 3211, EB2, NCSU Centennial Campus
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Thursday May 16, 2019
11:00 AM (talk begins)
Speaker: Xu Liu, College of William and Mary
Title:"Squeezing Software Performance via Eliminating Wasteful Operations"
Talk Series: System Research Seminar series
Host: Xipeng Shen, CSC
Location: 3300, EB2, NCSU Centennial Campus
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Wednesday May 22, 2019
11:00 AM (talk begins)
Speaker: Xiaozhu (Felix) Lin, Purdue University
Title:"Supercharge analytics over large IoT data: an OS approach"
Talk Series: System Research Seminar series
Host: Xipeng Shen, CSC
Location: 3211, EB2, NCSU Centennial Campus
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Monday June 17, 2019
10:00 AM (talk begins)
Speaker: Sarah Harmon, Bowdoin College
Title:"Exploring Stereotypic Images of Computational Creativity"
Talk Series: Future of Games Series
Host: Arnav Jhala, CSC
Location: 53000, Venture 2, NCSU Centennial Campus
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