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Research Colloquium Lecture Series

ECE autumn 2021 colloquium

Research Colloquium Series Autumn 2021

Please join the UW Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering for the 2021-2022 Research Colloquium Series on Tuesday mornings*, featuring experts discussing exciting current issues in the electrical and computer engineering field! Talks are free and open to the UW community. See below for individual speakers’ bios and lecture information. (*Ryan Calo from the UW Law School will present his lecture on Friday, November 11 from 10:30 to 11:50 a.m.). All times listed are Pacific Time.

Note: the first autumn quarter 2021 colloquium lecture (October 5, 2021) will be held in person. All other lectures will be held virtually throughout the quarter, with talks presented on Zoom at the scheduled days and times. Contact events@ece.uw.edu to receive Zoom links and passwords for individual lectures, or subscribe to our ECE talk announcement mailing list (ECE-talk_announce@uw.edu).

To watch previous Research Colloquium Series videos, select an academic year on the sidebar to the right, or visit our YouTube page to view lectures and other UW ECE content available to the general public.


EE 491a / EE 500c students

EE 491a / EE 500c students: please see the course Canvas page for credit requirements.

Colloquia

Autumn

What effective innovation from university research looks like
Shruti Misra and Ryan Buckmaster

Shruti Misra & Ryan Buckmaster, UW ECE / UW CoMotion
2021-10-05 10:30:00
ECE 125
Abstract

Innovation as key leadership function – how people create or destroy innovation
Elizabeth Scallon

Elizabeth Scallion, Alexa Startups & Funds, Amazon
2021-10-12 10:30:00
Virtual Zoom Lecture
Abstract

Lytle Lecture Series 2021
Muriel Médard

Muriel Médard, MIT
2021-10-18 12:00:00
Virtual Zoom Lecture
Abstract

Using GIS and remote sensing in health & humanitarian programs
Io Blair Freese

Io Blair-Freese, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
2021-10-19 10:30:00
Virtual Zoom Lecture
Abstract

Emerging genius clusters: how industry, government, and the academy come together to invent, prove and scale technology to create the future
Nirav Desai

Nirav Desai, Moonbeam
2021-10-26 10:30:00
Virtual Zoom Lecture
Abstract

Information wants to be free: a short history of the internet economy
Margaret O Mara

Margaret O'Mara, University of Washington Department of History
2021-11-02 10:30:00
Virtual Zoom Lecture
Abstract

TBD

TBD,
2021-11-09 10:30:00
Virtual Zoom Lecture
Abstract

TBD
Ryan Calo

Ryan Calo, University of Washington Law School
2021-11-12 10:30:00
Virtual Zoom Lecture
Abstract

Shining a light on dark jargon and countering hate speech
Suma Bhat

Suma Bhat, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
2021-11-16 10:30:00
Virtual Zoom Lecture
Abstract

Social AI and distributed ethics
Blaise Agüera y Arcas

Blaise Agüera y Arcas, Google
2021-11-23 10:30:00
Virtual Zoom Lecture
Abstract

TBD

TBD,
2021-11-30 10:30:00
Virtual Zoom Lecture
Abstract

Engineers: you can disrupt climate change
David Fork

David Fork, Google
2021-12-07 10:30:00
Virtual Zoom Lecture
Abstract

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Previous Colloquia