Welcome to the Computer Science Department Seminar Series

We are dedicated to host speakers across the field of computing with insights and perspectives on academic research and industry practice. The schedule for the current academic year is posted. For additional information, please contact CS Seminar Coordinators Wan Bae or Michael McKee.

All faculty, staff and students are welcome.

Tentative Seminar Schedule

Exploiting Geospatial Properties for Efficient Visual Data Management and Learning

  • SpeakerSeon Ho Kim, PhD. Research Scientist and Associate Director at the Integrated Media Systems Center, USC.
  • Date:  Friday, March 5, 2021
  • Time:  3:30 PM – 5:00 PM PST
  • Location:  Zoom

Delivering Health Coaching Interventions to the Home

  • Speaker:  Holly B. Jimison, PhD, FACMI. Professor, College of Computer & Information Science / College of Health Sciences; Director, Consortium on Technology for Proactive Care; Northeastern University, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
  • Date:  Friday, February 12, 2021
  • Time:  3:30 PM – 5:00 PM PST
  • Location:  Zoom

How to Make Things Better in Big Companies

  • Speaker 1:  Jon Bach, Senior Program Manager for Marketing Tech Quality at eBay
  • Speaker 2: James Bach, Consulting Software Tester
  • Date:  Friday, November 6, 2020
  • Time:  3:30 PM – 5:00 PM PST
  • Location:  Zoom

An Inside Look at the CDC's Covid-19 Forecasting

  • Speaker:  Steve McConnell, CEO, Construx Software
  • Date:  Friday, October 9, 2020
  • Time:  3:30 PM – 5:00 PM PST
  • Location:  Zoom

Quantum Computing, Qiskit and the IBM Q Experience

  • Speaker:  Brian Eccles, Quantum Ambassador, IBM
  • Date:  Friday, May 15, 2020
  • Time:  3:30 pm – 5:00 pm
  • Location:  Zoom

Immersive Communication in Mixed Reality

  • Speaker:  Austin Lee, Senior Designer, Microsoft Mixed Reality
  • Date:  Friday, April 17, 2020
  • Time:  3:30 pm – 5:00 pm
  • Location:  Zoom

Data Science from a Mathematical Viewpoint

  • Speaker:  Matthew Horak, Senior Data Scientist at Lockheed Martin
  • Date:  Friday, March 6, 2020
  • Time:  3:30 pm – 5:00 pm (refreshment at 3:00 pm)
  • Location:  BANN 501

How to Engineer Software

  • Speaker:  Steve Tockey, Construx Software
  • Date:  Friday, February 7, 2020
  • Time:  3:30 pm – 5:00 pm (refreshment at 3:00 pm)
  • Location:  BANN 501