BEARS 2019 Schedule


Thursday, February 14


8:00 AM

Registration and continental breakfast

9:00 AM

Welcome from the EECS Chairs

9:10 AM

Distinguished EE and CS Alumni Awards Presentation
Sharad Malik (EE M.S. '87/Ph.D. '90)
Ahmad Bahai (EE Ph.D. '94)
Andrew Ng (CS Ph.D. '03)
Amin Vahdat (CS B.S. '92/ Ph.D. '98)

9:30 AM

Advances in brain-machine interfaces: towards mental health prosthetics - Jose Carmena

10:00 AM

Machine learning for protein engineering - Jennifer Listgarten

10:30 AM

Towards pediatric MRI without anesthesia with tailored hardware and massive scale computational imaging - Michael Lustig

11:00 AM

Intelligent implants for treating neurological disease - Rikky Muller

11:30 AM

Probabilistic modeling in biological and medical informatics - Yun Song

12:00 NOON

Lessons from the heterogeneity of immune cells - Nir Yosef

12:30 PM

Student Lightning Round Session

1:00 PM

Box lunches will be provided after the morning session in designated areas outside of Sibley Auditorium

1:00 - 3:00 PM

Research Center Open House