Alumni

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

Alumni/Industry Lecture: Andrew Warfield - Keeping up with the Architects: Software Evolution for Dense Datacenters

Date: 
Thursday, April 27, 2017 | 6:00pm - 7:30pm

Date: Thurs., April 27, 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

UBC CS Alumni Pub Night

Date: 
Thursday, November 3, 2016 | 5:30pm - 7:30pm

Please join us on Thursday November 3 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 3, 2016 | 5:30pm - 7:30pm
Cactus Club Café 1530 West Broadway, Vancouver (between Granville and Fir)

Alumni/Industry Lecture: Gail Murphy - Implications of Open Source Software Use

Date: 
Wednesday, September 21, 2016 | 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Location: 
ACL, 14th Floor, 980 Howe St. Vancouver BC
Date: Wed., Sept 21, 2016
Time: Networking starts at 6 pm, talk will begin at 6:30 pm.
RSVP: Please rsvp below.
Title: Implications of Open Source Software Use
Speaker: Professor Gail Murphy, Professor of Computer Science and Associate Vice President Research and International pro tem at UBC,   co-founder and Chief Scientist at Tasktop Technologies.
Abstract:
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Computer Science Tri-mentoring Wins UBC Helen McCrae Award

The UBC Office of the Vice-President, Students annually recognizes exceptional contributions and significant improvements to the UBC student experience and learning environment. For 2016, they’ve selected UBC Computer Science’s tri-mentoring program to receive the Helen McCrae Award. The award is presented to a student service provided by AMS, GSS, or UBC programs that aids in student development.

Alumni/Industry Lecture: George Chow - Big Data: Volume, Variety, Velocity

Date: 
Wednesday, April 20, 2016 | 6:00pm - 8:00pm

Date: Wednesday, April 20 2016 | 6 pm - 8 pm Everyone has heard about the three vees of big data—volume, variety and velocity. But what does a big data landscape look like in practice? And how does NoSQL and schema-less data fit into this? UBC computer science alumni and friends from the local tech community are invited to join  alumnus George Chow (BSc '92), CTO of Simba Technologies, as he examines what lies beyond volume, variety and velocity in big Data, and shares some real-world specifics from Big Data luminaries such as LinkedIn, Netflix and Yahoo.

UBC Computer Science Professor Joanna McGrenere Receives UBC Killam Faculty Research Fellowship

UBC Computer Science Professor Joanna McGrenere is the recipient of the 2015 UBC Killam Faculty Research Fellowship.  

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