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Summer Research Program Lunch and Learn: Presentation and Other Verbal Communication Skills - Mohammed El-Kebir, Brighten Godfrey, Klara Nahrstedt

Event Type
Illinois Computer Science
Hybrid (In-person at Siebel Center, room 2405 and online at zoom link)
Jul 20, 2022   12:00 - 1:00 pm  
Originating Calendar
Computer Science Summer REU Events

Presentation and Other Verbal Communication Skills

This session will focus on building your oral communication skills. Topics include strategies for making high quality oral and poster presentations.

Professors Mohammed El-Kebir, Brighten Godfrey, and Klara Nahrstedt will be this session's panelists.

Mohammed El-Kebir is an Assistant Professor of Computer Science at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Prior to joining Illinois, he was a postdoctoral research associate at Princeton University and Brown University. He received his PhD in October 2015 at Centrum Wiskunde & Informatica (CWI) and VU University Amsterdam in the Netherlands. El-Kebir’s main research is in combinatorial optimization algorithms for problems in computational biology, with a particular focus on cancer genomics. He received the National Science Foundation CISE Research Initiation Initiative (CRII) Award in 2019 and the CAREER Award in 2021.

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