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CS 50th Celebration

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University of Illinois, Department of Computer Science
Oct 24, 2014  
Registration will close on October 22, 2014
Julie Gustafson
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From the ILLIAC computers to the Blue Waters petascale computer, the University of Illinois has been at the forefront of innovation in the computing field. We will celebrate this heritage with a look back at the great events of our past as we continue to look to the future for continued innovations and achievements.

The following events are free and open to the public:

8:45am – 9:30pm Keynote: Tom Siebel
9:30am – 10:30am Panel: “CS @ ILLINOIS: Past & Present”
Moderator: David Kuck
Panelists: C.W. “Bill” Gear, Mike Heath, Dan Reed, and Rob A. Rutenbar, Marc Snir
10:45am – 11:30am Keynote: Jeff Holden
11:30am – 1pm 50th Anniversary Lunch & Networking Reception
1pm – 1:45pm Keynote: Chris Lattner
1:45pm – 2:45pm Panel: “Entrepreneurism @ ILLINOIS”
Moderator: Alan Braverman
Panelists: Jeff Holden, Marcin Kleczynski, Steve LaValle, Mark Tebbe, and Zao Yang
3pm – 3:45pm Keynote: Linda Mills
3:45pm – 4:45pm Panel: “The Future of Computer Science”
Moderator: Dan Atkins
Panelists: Jason Cong, Mary Jane Irwin, Der Tsai Lee, Klara Nahrstedt, and Linda Petzold,
4:45pm – 5pm Closing Remarks: Rob Rutenbar

These talks will be streaming live.
Visit any time between 8:15 am and noon and between 1:45 pm and 5:30 pm.

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