2020-2021 Colloquium Series Planning Page

All Colloquia are from 11am until noon on Fridays, and are offered remotely over Zoom, unless otherwise stated.

Potential and actual colloquium speakers should look at the FAQ for answers to typical questions about their visit. The Colloquium Coordinators for the 2020-2021 academic year are Professors De Carli and Reichman.

Spring 2021

Date Speaker Talk Title
26 Mar. 2021
Friday
11 am
Adam Tauman Kalai (Microsoft Research) TBA
2 Apr. 2021
Friday
11 am
Brian Christian (UC-Berkeley) TBA
9 Apr. 2021
Friday
11 am
Francesco Cesarini (Erlang Solutions) TBA
16 Apr. 2021
Friday
11 am
Roger Levy (MIT) TBA
23 Apr. 2021
Friday
11 am
Tuomas Sandholm (CMU) TBA
30 Apr. 2021
Friday
11 am
No talk (Project presentation day)
7 May 2021
Friday
11 am
Austin Benson (Cornell) TBA

Fall 2020

Date Speaker Talk Title
4 Sep. 2020
Friday
11 am
George Heineman (WPI) Modularity in the Zoom Era: Successful teams are decentralized
11 Sep. 2020
Friday
11 am
Michael Reiter (UNC) Leveraging Cross-Website Coordination to Mitigate Credential Stuffing
18 Sep. 2020
Friday
11 am
Kira Goldner (Columbia) Mechanism Design for Social Good
25 Sep. 2020
Friday
11 am
Michael Dinitz (Johns Hopkins University) Expanders as Datacenter Topologies
2 Oct. 2020
Friday
11 am
Michelle Mazurek (University of Maryland) Usable Security Beyond End Users
9 Oct. 2020
Friday
11 am
Shuchi Chawla (University of Wisconsin-Madison ) Worst Case Analysis Meets Data Driven Optimization
16 Oct. 2020
Friday
11 am
No talk (No colloquium on last day of A term)
23 Oct. 2020
Friday
11 am
Jordana Goodman (WPI) TBA
30 Oct. 2020
Friday
11 am
Dylan Foster (MIT) TBA
6 Nov. 2020
Friday
11 am
Michael C. Mozer (CU Boulder/Google Brain) TBA
13 Nov. 2020
Friday
11 am
James Malazita (RPI) TBA
20 Nov. 2020
Friday
11 am
Oren Mangoubi (WPI) TBA
27 Nov. 2020
Friday
11 am
No talk (Thanksgiving break)
4 Dec. 2020
Friday
11 am
Todd Milstein (UCLA) TBA
11 Dec. 2020
Friday
11 am
No talk (No colloquium on last day of B term)