Established in 2003, the Dean's Lecture Series brings some of the leading minds in tech to the Golisano College to share their insights with students, faculty, and the community. The lectures are free and open to the public. The 2016-2017 will kickoff with Distinguished Professor and ACM President Dr. Vicki Hanson on October 13th and new names will be added soon!
October 13th, 2016 - Dean's Lecture Series presents Dr. Vicki Hanson, Distinguished Professor and ACM President
October 16th, 2015 - Vint Cerf, vice president and Chief Internet Evangelist, Google.
March 17th, 2015 - Kaitlin Thaney, Director, Mozilla Science Lab
April 23rd, 2015 - Jennifer Lesser Henley, Director of Security Operations, Facebook
October 11th, 2013 - Alex “Sandy” Pentland, Director of MIT’s Human Dynamics Laboratory and the MIT Media Lab Entrepreneurship Program; co-leader of the World Economic Forum's Big Data and Personal Data Initiatives.
Hosted by the Golisano College Computer Science Department
November 15th, 2013 - Linda Northrop, Director of the Research, Technology, and System Solutions Program, Software Engineering Institute Fellow, Carnegie Mellon University
Hosted by the Golisano College Software Engineering Department
Recent Past Speakers
Dr. Luis Von Ahn - CAPTCHA and Duolingo Creator; Professor, Carnegie Mellon University
Dr. Gary McGraw - Software Security Expert; CTO, Cigital Inc.
Dr. Mary Czerwinski - Research Manager of the Visualization and Interaction (VIBE) Research Group at Microsoft; ACM Distinguished Scientist
Dr. Hal Abelson - The Responsibility of Universitites in the Age of Information
For more information on the Dean's Lecture Series please contact Event Manager Nancy Dimock at firstname.lastname@example.org