Alumni

Alumni/Industry Lecture: Farshad Abasi - Securing Modern API and Services/MicroServices-based Applications By Design

Date: 
Thursday, November 22, 2018 | 6:00pm - 7:30pm

Title: Securing Modern API and Services/MicroServices-based Applications By Design

Speaker: Farshad Abasi, Co-Founder/Director of Application and Cloud Security, Mirai Security Inc.; CTO/CISO, Machool Technologies

Date: Thurs. Nov 22, 2018

Time: 6 - 7:30 pm.  Networking starts at 6 pm, talk begins at 6:30 pm. Light refreshments will be served.

BCS Alumnus Imran Habib Named One of Canada's 30 Best Developers

UBC Bachelor of Computer Science (BCS) alumnus Imran Habib was named one of Canada's 30 Best Developers Under 30 for 2018.

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CS Alumnae Hasti Seifi Receives 2017 EuroHaptics Society PhD Thesis Award

UBC Computer Science alumnae Dr. Hasti Seifi is the winner of the 2017 EuroHaptics Society PhD Thesis Award for the best Ph.D. thesis in the field of haptics. The award honors research she conducted at UBC's Department of Computer Science, where she completed her doctorate under the supervision of Professor Karon E. MacLean. Only one person is selected for this award each year, and the winning thesis is chosen based on its scientific quality and expected impact on the field.  

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Alumni/Industry Lecture: Reid Holmes - Measuring and Maintaining Software Quality

Date: 
Thursday, September 27, 2018 | 6:00pm - 7:30pm

Title: Measuring and Maintaining Software Quality

Speaker: Professor Reid Holmes, UBC Department of Computer Science

Date: Thursday, Sept 27, 2018

Time: 6 - 7:30 pm.  Networking starts at 6 pm, talk begins at 6:30 pm. Light refreshments will be served.

Computer Science 50th Anniversary Celebration

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

UBC Computer Science’s 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.

Alumni/Industry Lecture: Amielle Lake - The Highlights, Lowlights, and Lessons from Building a Company

Date: 
Wednesday, March 21, 2018 | 6:00pm - 7:30pm

Date: Wed., March 21

Time: 6 - 7:30 pm.  Networking starts at 6 pm, talk begins at 6:30 pm. Light refreshments will be served.

Location: ACL, 13th Floor, 980 Howe St. Vancouver

RSVP: Please rsvp below.

Speaker: Amielle Lake, Entrepreneur-in-Residence, Entrepreneurship@UBC

Alumni/Industry Lecture: Geoff Fawkes & Bahram Piri - Security and Authentication Trends: The End of Passwords

Date: 
Thursday, November 30, 2017 | 6:00pm - 7:30pm

Date: Thurs., Nov 30, 2017

Time: 6 - 7:30 pm.  Networking starts at 6 pm, talk begins at 6:30 pm. Light refreshments will be served.

Location: ACL, 14th Floor, 980 Howe St. Vancouver

RSVP: Please rsvp below.

UBC CS Alumni Pub Night

Date: 
Thursday, November 9, 2017 | 5:30pm - 7:30pm

Please join us on Thursday November 9 for a social and networking event with fellow UBC CS alumni.

Don’t miss this opportunity to reconnect with old friends, have a pint, expand your network, and meet Department Head Chen Greif! Complimentary appetizers will be provided.

Thursday, November 9, 2017 | 5:30pm - 7:30pm
Cactus Club Café 1530 West Broadway, Vancouver (between Granville and Fir)

There is no charge for this event, but pre-registration is required.

Expectations for Student Mentees

Our program has extremely dedicated industry mentors, many who have been involved with the program for multiple years and who are very experienced professionals. They have a great desire to help students and make a positive difference for them. They are also busy people with numerous professional and personal obligations.

They are committed to being your mentor. What they expect from students is that you honor the commitment that you have made with them. This means that:

Alumni/Industry Lecture: Maria Klawe - Being and Finding Great Mentors

Date: 
Thursday, July 27, 2017 | 5:00pm - 6:30pm
Location: 
ACL, 14th Floor, 980 Howe St. Vancouver BC

UBC Department of Computer Science, in partnership with the Society for Canadian Women in Science and Technology (SCWIST), is inviting Maria Klawe to join us for an informal talk and networking session. Klawe, named by Fortune as one of the “World’s 50 Greatest Leaders,” will share her experience as a mentor, and her insights into how to find great mentors.

Please RSVP below.

About Marie Klawe

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