CS Professor Reid Holmes Receives CS-Can/Info-Can Outstanding Young Computer Science Research Prize

Congratulations to Computer Science Associate Professor Reid Holmes, who has been awarded a CS-Can/Info-Can Outstanding Young Computer Science Researcher prize for 2017. The Outstanding Young Computer Science Researcher prize recognizes young computer science faculty members at Canadian universities within 10 years of their Ph.D.

Computer Science 50th Anniversary Celebration

Friday, May 11, 2018 | 1:00pm - Saturday, May 12, 2018 | 9:00pm

UBC Computer Science‚Äôs 50th Anniversary celebrations will highlight and celebrate the accomplishments of department members, alumni and distinguished guests, and engage the broader community in thinking critically about the opportunities and challenges that computing presents in the next 50 years. The celebration will take place on May 11 and 12, 2018 with panels on AI and the future of computer science, as well as more technically focused state-of-the art research symposia.

CS Professor Rachel Pottinger Elected to CRA Board of Directors

Computer Science Associate Professor Rachel Pottinger has been elected to the Board of Directors for the Computing Research Association (CRA).  

Site Categories Dept. Information Women

Talk by Russ Greiner, University of Alberta

Thursday, March 15, 2018 | 2:00pm - 3:00pm

Hosts: Siamak Ravanbakhsh and Mark Schmidt

Title: An Effective Way to Estimate an Individual's Survival Distribution


Tuesday, May 1, 2018 | 6:00am - Thursday, May 10, 2018 | 8:00pm


Tuesday, June 26, 2018 | 6:00am - Thursday, July 12, 2018 | 8:00pm

Gary Marcus in DMP 110

Thursday, April 5, 2018 | 4:00pm - 5:30pm
DPM 110

Bio, title and abstract to come.

Towards machines that perceive and communicate - DLS Talk by Kevin Murphy (Google)

Thursday, May 10, 2018 | 3:30pm - 5:00pm

Speaker:  Dr. Kevin P. Murphy, Research Scientist, Google

Title:  Towards machines that perceive and communicate


I will summarize some recent work from my group related to visual scene understanding and "grounded" language understanding:

- Our DeepLab system for semantic segmentation (PAMI'17) [1].

UBC Computer Science Welcomes Dr. Frank Wood

UBC Computer Science welcomes Dr.

Site Categories Dept. Information

Computer Science Professor Anne Condon Appointed as Council Member of NSERC Governing Council

Computer Science Professor Anne Condon is appointed by the Honourable Kirsty Duncan, Minister of Science and Minister of Sport and Persons with Disabilities, as a new member of the governing council for the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC).

Site Categories Research Women

a place of mind, The University of British Columbia


ICICS/CS Building 201-2366 Main Mall
Vancouver, B.C. V6T 1Z4 Canada
Tel: 604-822-3061 | Fax: 604-822-5485
Undergrad program:
Graduate program:

Emergency Procedures | Accessibility | Contact UBC | © Copyright The University of British Columbia