Brown University School of Engineering

Events

Robotics Talk: Forrest Iandola, DeepScale

Thursday, January 24, 2019

12:00pm - 12:50pm

Humanity Centered Robotics Initiative

CIT Lubrano Conference Room, 477

“How Autonomous Driving Challenges Computer Vision”

Forrest Iandola, DeepScale

Host: Stefanie Tellex/HCRI 

Scientific Machine Learning

Monday, January 28, 2019

9:00am

ICERM

121 South Main Street, 11th Floor

The machine learning revolution is already having a significant impact across the social sciences and business but it is also beginning to change computational science and engineering in fundamental and very varied ways. We are experiencing the rise of new and simpler data driven methods based on techniques from machine learning such as deep learning.

Spring Career Fair at Brown

Tuesday, January 29, 2019

11:00am - 3:00pm

CareerLAB

Sayles Hall

All students are invited to CareerLAB’s general spring career fair to meet with employers from a variety of industries. Up to 40 employers will be on hand to discuss internship and full-time opportunities with Brown students. Please check Handshake for more information.

Dean in the Commons

Tuesday, January 29, 2019

5:00pm - 6:00pm

School of Engineering

Engineering Research Center, Hazeltine Commons

Join Senior Associate Dean Rod Beresford every Tuesday during the academic year in the Hazeltine Commons of the Engineering Research Center for open office hours. He will discuss issues, answer questions, listen to suggestions or complaints about the School of Engineering, engineering classes, labs, facilities, etc.

School of Engineering Dissertation Defense

Thursday, January 31, 2019

11:00am - 2:00pm

School of Engineering

Barus and Holley, 190

Ph.D. candidate Leah Nation will present her dissertation defense: “Structural, Mechanical, and Electrochemical Properties of High Energy Cathode Materials for Lithium-ion Batteries”. The presiding officer will be Brian W. Sheldon. All are welcome.

Dean in the Commons

Tuesday, February 5, 2019

5:00pm - 6:00pm

School of Engineering

Engineering Research Center, Hazeltine Commons

Join Senior Associate Dean Rod Beresford every Tuesday during the academic year in the Hazeltine Commons of the Engineering Research Center for open office hours. He will discuss issues, answer questions, listen to suggestions or complaints about the School of Engineering, engineering classes, labs, facilities, etc.

2019 Bain & Company BEL Presentation: Brown University

Tuesday, February 5, 2019

8:00pm - 9:30pm

Bain & Company is pleased to announce this presentation for our annual Building Entrepreneurial Leaders Program. The Building Entrepreneurial Leaders Program is a highly selective program focused on giving top students of Black/African American, Hispanic/Latino and Native American descent the opportunity to strengthen their business and leadership strategy consulting firms. Current and rising sophomores are welcome! Refreshments will be served and there is no mandatory dress code.

Dean in the Commons

Tuesday, February 12, 2019

5:00pm - 6:00pm

School of Engineering

Engineering Research Center, Hazeltine Commons

Join Senior Associate Dean Rod Beresford every Tuesday during the academic year in the Hazeltine Commons of the Engineering Research Center for open office hours. He will discuss issues, answer questions, listen to suggestions or complaints about the School of Engineering, engineering classes, labs, facilities, etc.

Designing Your Life as a Startup Entrepreneur

Wednesday, February 13, 2019

12:00pm

Weiner Center (Hillel), Chapel (2nd floor)

Thinking about a path in a startup? Excited by the idea of building something from scratch, not working for anyone else, or episodes of Silicon Valley?

In this pop-up workshop we’ll examine practical questions startup entrepreneurs, and early-stage startup team members, should ask before they take the plunge.