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CS Resume and Mock Interview Workshops

CS Resume Workshop 4:30pm-6:30pm, 30th March, CCP 352   Technical Mock Interview Workshop 4:30pm-6:30pm, 6th April, CCP 352 Organizers: Nilab Mousa, Clearwater Analytics John Clifford, Clearwater Analytics Jen Kniss, Forsta Mike Shelton,  iVinciHealth Amit Jain, CS Associate Chair Join us … (Read More) CS Resume and Mock Interview Workshops

Fairness, accountability and transparency in automated decision-making

Speaker: Suresh Venkatasubramanian, University of Utah Location: CCP 221 Abstract: In the last few years we’ve seen the rapid rise of automated decision making systems in all areas that touch our lives, whether it be hiring, credit scoring, university admissions, … (Read More) Fairness, accountability and transparency in automated decision-making

Dr. Sole Pera Receives Golden Apple for Teaching

In February, Dr. Sole Pera was awarded the 2017 Golden Apple Award for the Graduate College. Sponsored by the Associated Students of Boise State University. The Golden Apple is a way for students to thank teachers who encouraged them and … (Read More) Dr. Sole Pera Receives Golden Apple for Teaching

Amazon Recommendations: Who/what is behind the curtain?

Ted Thetford Principal Product Manager, Personalization at Amazon 3rd March, 12:00pm – 1:15pm CCP 221 (Read More) Amazon Recommendations: Who/what is behind the curtain?

Transforming the world of Audio Ads through Innovation

Jateen Parekh CTO, Jelli 24th Feb, 12:00pm-1:15pm CCP 221 Abstract:  The global audio advertising space is a 40B/year industry, supporting many audio entertainment services. Audio advertisers, however, are lacking the innovation they require to connect to their desired audience in … (Read More) Transforming the world of Audio Ads through Innovation

Natural Language Processing and Machine Learning for fun and profit

Mike Ritthaler Senior Software Engineer, Clearwater 17th Feb., 12:00pm — 1:15pm CCP 221 Bio: Mike Ritthaler has been a software engineer and tester for 17 years.   He currently works for Clearwater Analytics, before that he worked at Microsoft.   He has a … (Read More) Natural Language Processing and Machine Learning for fun and profit

Harnessing Data Virtualization for Data Management and High Performance Data Delivery with Hybrid Data Infrastructure

Angel Viña CEO and President, Denodo Technologies CCP 221, 12:00pm-1:15pm 10th Feb, 2017 Abstract:  Data Virtualization has evolved very rapidly in the past decade on the premise of the ever growing diversity of data assets in the enterprise ecosystem. The … (Read More) Harnessing Data Virtualization for Data Management and High Performance Data Delivery with Hybrid Data Infrastructure

Recommender Systems: Beyond Machine Learning

When and Where: Tuesday, Feb. 7, 4:30-5:30 PM (1 hour) City Center Plaza (CCP): Room 221 Abstract: Recommender systems help users find items of interest and help websites and marketers select items to promote.  Today’s recommender systems incorporate sophisticated technology to … (Read More) Recommender Systems: Beyond Machine Learning

Kochava: Who we are, what we do and why it is working

Seth Samuels: Vice President of Research and Development CCP 221 12:00pm-1:15pm 3rd Feb, 2017 At Kochava, we are building systems and software that enable 100% uptime, super low latency and best of breed architecture.  All that said, the most important … (Read More) Kochava: Who we are, what we do and why it is working

The life of a software developer

The life of a software developer by a team of developers at AppDetex Friday, 27th January 12:00pm-1:15pm CCP 221   Join AppDetex for a behind the scenes look at a day in the life of a software developer. Hear from … (Read More) The life of a software developer