Brown University School of Engineering

Events

POSTPONED: 252nd Commencement Weekend

Friday, May 22, 2020 - Sunday, May 24, 2020

12:00pm - 5:00pm

Brown University’s 252nd Commencement will be celebrated the weekend of May 22 - May 24, 2020. For a complete schedule of events and other important information about the weekend, please visit brown.edu/commencement. Questions can be directed to the Office of University Event & Conference Services at [email protected].

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.

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