Brown University School of Engineering

Events

Carney Conversations: Humans to robots

Friday, June 5, 2020

1:00pm - 2:00pm

Join the Carney Institute for Brain Science for a conversation about the future of robotics and ethical concerns with Stefanie Tellex, associate professor of computer science at Brown University. 

This event will be moderated by Diane Lipscombe, Reliance Dhirubhai Ambani Director of the Carney Institute, and Christopher Moore, associate director of the Carney Institute.

Rhode Island IDeA Symposium

Thursday, June 11, 2020

1:00pm - 3:35pm

RI IDeA Programs

Join us for this year’s annual symposium, on June 11-12, 2020, which showcases research from Rhode Island’s COBRE, INBRE, ECHO, and CTR IDeA programs. 

This year, two keynote speakers will present research around the theme of aging:

Registration opens for Semester I, 2020-21 for undergraduate students semester levels 05-06 at 10:00 a.m. (Students are unable to register for 5th semester unless approved concentration is filed). Registration remains open until Saturday, June 20.

Tuesday, June 16, 2020 - Saturday, June 20, 2020

All Day

Registration opens for Semester I, 2020-21 for undergraduate students semester levels 05-06 at 10:00 a.m. (Students are unable to register for 5th semester unless approved concentration is filed).  Registration remains open until Saturday, June 20.

Carney SciCom Workshop: Scientific poster design

Tuesday, June 16, 2020

3:00pm - 4:30pm

Carney SciCom is a two-part workshop for Brown University trainees focused on science communication skills. The goal of these workshops is to empower students to share their research with broad and diverse audiences. In this session, participants will learn best practices for designing informative and engaging scientific posters.

Neuroscience of Consciousness and Recovery from Coma: T32 Training Program Symposium and Mislow Lecture

Thursday, June 18, 2020

1:00pm - 5:00pm

Zoom, TBD

A symposium featuring the MGH-Brown T32 Training Program in Recovery and Restoration of CNS Health and Function, the 2020 John M. K. Mislow, M.D., Ph.D. Memorial Lecture, Science Blitz presentations by T32 postdoctoral fellows, and a panel discussion on the neuroscience of consciousness.

Plenary Speakers:

  • Melanie Boly, M.D., Ph.D., University of Wisconsin

  • Brian Edlow, M.D., Massachusetts General Hospital

Carney SciCom Workshop: Interactive scientific posters

Tuesday, June 23, 2020

3:00pm - 4:00pm

Carney SciCom is a two-part workshop for Brown University trainees focused on science communication skills. The goal of these workshops is to empower students to share their research with broad and diverse audiences. In this session, participants will learn best practices for designing interactive scientific posters.