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Puget Sound Alumni Mixer 2018

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When & Where

Please RSVP by March 23 using the form below.

About the Event

UW EE is excited to continue the tradition of bringing our alumni together. For our fourth annual Puget Sound Alumni Mixer we’re proud to partner with Microsoft. Rico Malvar, Microsoft chief scientist and distinguished engineer and UW EE affiliate professor, is our co-host as we convene in Redmond. Don’t miss this opportunity to network with fellow alums, hear about the latest research in the department and catch up with some of your favorite faculty over hors d’oeuvres and beverages. Space is limited and registration will close when capacity has been reached — we encourage you to RSVP early.


Radha Poovendran

  • UW EE Professor and Chair
  • Research areas: Security, biosystems and machine learning.
Rico Malvar. Rico Malvar

  • Microsoft Chief Scientist and Distinguished Engineer
  • UW EE Affiliate Professor
Gabe Cohn (Ph.D. '14). Gabe Cohn (Ph.D. ’14)

  • Researcher in Medical Devices Group at Microsoft Research
  • Co-founder of SNUPI Technologies

Faculty Guests

Payman Arabshahi. Payman Arabshahi

  • Associate Professor
  • Research areas: Wireless networks, power system optimization; smart grid; signal processing.
Blake Hannaford Blake Hannaford

  • Professor
  • Research areas: Control theory, biorobotics, telerobotic surgery, functional electrical stimulation, neural system control and haptic rendering.
Mari Ostendorf

  • System Design Methodologies Professor
  • Research areas: Speech and language processing, prosody, statistical learning, dynamic and adaptive modeling.
Eve Riskin

  • Professor; Associate Dean of Diversity & Access, College of Engineering
  • Research areas: Video compression, human-computer interaction, higher education and diversity in STEM.


Registration for this event has closed.  We look forward to seeing you!

2018 29 March
6:00pm–8:00pm, Thu, Mar 29th, 2018