Armstrong Memorial Lecture 2017
An expanding and expansive view of computing
Assistant Director Directorate of Computer & Information Science & Engineering (CISE) National Science Foundation
April 14, 2017, 2:00 PM
Davis Auditorium, CEPSR
Abstract: Advances in computer and information science and engineering are providing unprecedented opportunities for research and education. My talk will begin with an overview of CISE activities and programs at the National Science Foundation and include a discussion of current trends that are shaping the future of our discipline. I will also discuss the opportunities as well as the challenges that lay ahead for our community and for CISE.
The Armstrong Memorial Lecture Series
This series of lectures offered by the Department of Electrical Engineering at Columbia University in New York is named in honor of Edwin Howard Armstrong, 1890-1954, a pre-eminent electrical engineer, who through his extraordinary inventions, FM radio among them, contributed immeasurably to the advancement of wireless communications and broadcasting. He spent his entire career in the department - first as a student and later as a professor.