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  1. Week of March 5, 2015

    1. Thursday, March 5, 2015

      1. 10:00 am

        Cho-Jui Hsieh


        Cho-Jui Hsieh: "Exploiting Structure in Large-Scale Machine Learning Problems"

        2405 Siebel Center

      2. 3:00 pm - 5:00 pmBlue Waters Q&A

        Room 1040, NCSA Building, 1205 W. Clark St., Urbana

      3. 6:00 pmIllinois Cyber Security Scholars Program (ICSSP) Informational Session

        2405 Siebel Center

    2. Friday, March 6, 2015

      1. 9:00 amFinal exam of Huong Vu Thanh Luu

        3102 Siebel Center

      2. 11:00 am

        Tom Cwik, Manager, Space Technology Program, NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory


        NCSA Colloquium: Toward the Application of Large-scale Computation in Space Explorations

        NCSA Building, Auditorium, 1205 W. Clark St., Urbana

      3. 1:00 pm  

        (CT)

        Himanshu Khurana, Director of Engineering, Honeywell Building Solutions


        TCIPG Seminar: On the Cybersecurity of Control Systems and Applications

        NCSA Auditorium and Webcast

      4. 3:00 pmFinal Exam of Babak Behzad

        4405 Siebel Center

    3. Saturday, March 7, 2015

      1. 8:00 amInventors and Entrepreneurs Symposium on the Prairie
  2. Week of March 8, 2015

    1. Monday, March 9, 2015

      1. 10:00 am

        Ruta Mehta, Postdoctoral Fellow, Georgia Tech


        Ruta Mehta: "Games, Equilibria, and Evolution"

        2405 Siebel Center

      2. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmCozad New Venture Competition: MANDATORY WORKSHOP

        114 Transportation Building

        104 South Mathews Avenue
        Urbana, IL 61801

    2. Tuesday, March 10, 2015

      1.  Cozad New Venture Competition: MANDATORY WORKSHOP

        Date, time and location- TBD!

        **This workshop is for Cozad New Venture Competition Participants only.

        This workshop will cover market validation and size.

      2. 10:00 am

        Christine Delamitrou


        Christina Delimitrou: "Improving Resource Efficiency in Cloud Computing"

        2405 Siebel Center

    3. Wednesday, March 11, 2015

      1. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmCozad New Venture Competition: MANDATORY WORKSHOP

        114 Transportation Building

        104 South Mathews Avenue
        Urbana, IL 61801

      2. 3:00 pm

        Atul Bohara, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign


        ACC Seminar: Atul Bohara, "Monitoring Data Fusion in Intrusion Detection and Response"

        3405 Siebel Center

      3. 6:00 pm - 8:00 pmSocialFuse

        Student Dining and Residential Programs (SDRP)- Ikenberry Commons

    4. Thursday, March 12, 2015

      1. 10:00 amSergey Levine: "Deep Learning for Decision Making and Control

        2405 Siebel Center

    5. Friday, March 13, 2015

      1.  Last day for Grads to drop a semester course online
      2. 11:00 am

        Brian O'Shea, associate professor of Physics and Astronomy, Michigan State University (University of Illinois alumnus)


        NCSA Colloquium: The Universe in a Box -- Simulating Galaxy Formation with Blue Waters

        NCSA Building, Auditorium, 1205 W. Clark St., Urbana

    6. Saturday, March 14, 2015

      1. 9:00 am - 3:00 pmBlue Waters Supercomputer Tour

        National Petascale Computing Facility, 1725 S. Oak St., Champaign

  3. Week of March 15, 2015

    1. Monday, March 16, 2015

      1.  Second half-session courses begin
      2.  Student Startup Madness

        South By Southwest

      3. 10:00 am

        Matthew Fredrikson


        Matthew Fredrikson

        2405 Siebel Center

    2. Tuesday, March 17, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmCozad New Venture Competition: MANDATORY WORKSHOP

        B02 CSL; Auditorium in basement

        1308 West Main Street
        Urbana, IL 61801

      2. 4:00 pm

        Sibin Mohan, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign


        TSS Seminar: Sibin Mohan, "TBD"

        3405 Siebel Center

    3. Wednesday, March 18, 2015

      1. 12:00 pmNCSA Fellowship Brown Bag: Scott Althaus, Taras Pogorelov, and Rosa Espinosa-Marzul

        Room 1040, NCSA Building, 1205 W. Clark St., Urbana

      2. 3:00 pm

        Read Sprabery, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign


        ACC Seminar: Read Sprabery, "TBD"

        3405 Siebel Center

    4. Thursday, March 19, 2015

      1. 10:00 am

        Vijay Chidambaram


        Vijay Chidambaram

        2405 Siebel Center

      2. 11:55 pmCozad New Venture Competition: DEADLINE to submit final materials
    5. Friday, March 20, 2015

      1. 11:00 am

        Jason Leigh, professor of Information & Computer Sciences, University of Hawaii


        NCSA Colloquium: Advanced Visualization Instrumentation

        NCSA Building, Auditorium, 1205 W. Clark St., Urbana

    6. Saturday, March 21, 2015

      1.  Spring break
  4. Week of March 22, 2015

    1. Sunday, March 22, 2015

      1.  Spring break
    2. Monday, March 23, 2015

      1.  Spring break
    3. Tuesday, March 24, 2015

      1.  Spring break
    4. Wednesday, March 25, 2015

      1.  Spring break
    5. Thursday, March 26, 2015

      1.  Spring break
    6. Friday, March 27, 2015

      1.  Spring break
    7. Saturday, March 28, 2015

      1.  Spring break
  5. Week of March 29, 2015

    1. Sunday, March 29, 2015

      1.  Spring break
    2. Monday, March 30, 2015

      1.  Classes resume
      2. 10:00 am

        Adrian Sampson, PhD candidate, University of Washington


        Adrian Sampson: "Hardware and Software for Approximate Computing"

        2405 Siebel Center

  6. Week of April 1, 2015

    1. Wednesday, April 1, 2015

      1. 3:00 pm

        Kirill Mechitov, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign


        ACC Seminar: Kirill Mechitov, "TBD"

        3405 Siebel Center

    2. Friday, April 3, 2015

      1. 11:00 am

        Shantenu Jha, associate professor of Electrical and Computer Engineeringk, Rutgers


        NCSA Colloquium: Expeditions in Distributed Scientific Computing

        NCSA Building, Auditorium, 1205 W. Clark St., Urbana

  7. Week of April 5, 2015

    1. Monday, April 6, 2015

      1.  Fall and Summer registration begins
      2. 6:00 pm3Red Trading Tech Talk

        2405 Siebel Center

    2. Wednesday, April 8, 2015

      1. 3:00 pm

        Mark (Phuong) Cao, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign


        ACC Seminar: Mark (Phuong) Cao, “Detecting and Preventing Attacks that make use of Stolen Credentials”

        3405 Siebel Center

      2. 4:00 pm

        Amit Sahai, University of California, Los Angeles


        ITI Distinguished Lecture: Amit Sahai: "Hiding Secrets in Software"

        Coordinated Science Laboratory Auditorium (B02 CSL)

    3. Friday, April 10, 2015

      1.  Cozad New Venture Competition: Chicago Mentoring Event
      2.  Last day for Grads to add a second half-session course
      3.  Last day for Grads to take final exam for May doctoral degree
      4. 11:00 am

        Madhu Viswanathan, Diane and Steven N. Miller Professor of Business, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign


        NCSA Colloquium: Subsistence Marketplaces

        NCSA Building, Auditorium, 1205 W. Clark St., Urbana

  8. Week of April 12, 2015

    1. Tuesday, April 14, 2015

      1. 4:00 pm

        Zak Estrada, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign


        TSS Seminar: Zak Estrada, "TBD"

        3405 Siebel Center

    2. Wednesday, April 15, 2015

      1. 3:00 pm

        Shayan Saeed, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign


        ACC Seminar: Shayan Saeed, "Joint Latency and Network Cost Optimization for Geodistributed Erasure-Coded Data Center Storage"

        3405 Siebel Center

    3. Thursday, April 16, 2015

      1.  Cozad New Venture Competition: DEADLINE to withdraw from competition
      2.  Cozad New Venture Competition: Pitch Presentations
    4. Friday, April 17, 2015

      1.  Last day for Grads to add themselves to May degree list via self-service
      2.  Last day for Grads to drop a semester course without a grade of W and without approval
      3.  Last day for Grads to elect credit/no credit for a full semester course or to change from credit/no credit option to a regular grade
      4.  Last day for Grads to withdraw from the current term without a grade of W
      5. 8:30 am

        Bill Howe, associate director and senior data science fellow, UW eScience Institute; affiliate faculty, Computer Science & Engineering, University of Washington


        NCSA Colloquium: Democratizing Data-Intensive Science

        NCSA Building, Auditorium, 1205 W. Clark St., Urbana

  9. Week of April 19, 2015

    1. Monday, April 20, 2015

      1. 4:00 pm

        Avrim Blum, Professor of Computer Science, Carnegie Mellon University


        Avrim Blum: "Towards Theoretical Models of Natural Inputs: Aiming to Bridge the Theory/AI Divide"

        2405 Siebel Center

    2. Tuesday, April 21, 2015

      1. All DayScience of Security Symposium and Bootcamp
    3. Wednesday, April 22, 2015

      1. All DayScience of Security Symposium and Bootcamp
      2. 3:00 pm

        Chris (Xiao) Cai, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign


        ACC Seminar: Chris (Xiao) Cai, "Optimizing Cluster Applications Performance via SDN"

        3405 Siebel Center

    4. Thursday, April 23, 2015

      1.  Cozad New Venture Competition: Networking Event
      2. 11:00 am

        Manuela Campanelli, Director of Center for Computational Relativity and Gravitation and Professor of Mathematical Sciences, Rochester Institute of Technology


        NCSA Colloquium: Revealing the Hidden Universe: Black Hole Mergers

        NCSA Building, Auditorium, 1205 W. Clark St., Urbana

      3. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

        Professor Edward J. Delp, Purdue University


        DSP Seminar: “That Thing In Pocket Is A Computer! The Future of Mobile Computing”

        2269 Beckman

    5. Friday, April 24, 2015

      1. 8:00 amEntrepreneurship Forum

        Illini Union (various rooms)

      2.  Cozad New Venture Competition: Showcase and Finals

        NCSA Building

      3.  Last day for Grads to complete deposit of May doctoral dissertations
  10. Week of April 26, 2015

    1. Tuesday, April 28, 2015

      1. 4:00 pm

        Hamed Okhravi, Evaluating Moving Target Techniques


        TSS Seminar: Hamed Okhravi, "Evaluating Moving Target Techniques"

        3405 Siebel Center

    2. Wednesday, April 29, 2015

      1. 3:00 pm

        Cuong Pham, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign


        ACC Seminar: Cuong Pham, "Building resilient cloud infrastructure: protection against failures and attacks"

        3405 Siebel Center

    3. Thursday, April 30, 2015

      1. 5:00 pmSpring 2015 Celebration of Excellence

        1404 Siebel Center


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