Talk: Dr. John Cohn, Discovery Channel series, "The Colony"
Room: UVM, Votey Hall, Rm. 367 (third floor)
Date: Tomorrow - Thursday, March 25, 2010
Time: 7:00 PM
Food: ~FREE~ pizza and beverages! (vegan pizza, too)
*Guest Speaker - Dr. John Cohn*
The Computer Science Student Association (CSSA) has a great talk
planned for this Thursday and would like to invite all to attend.
Guest speaker Dr. John Cohn, IBM Fellow and Chief Scientist for Design
Automation, will be discussing his experience on the Discovery Channel
series, "The Colony".
Dr. Cohn received a BS in Electrical Engineering at M.I.T, followed by
his PhD in Computer Engineering at Carnegie Mellon. John is an expert
in many areas, including fixing, making or hacking anything
electronic, building structures out of natural materials, tying knots,
growing edible plants, mechanical fabrication, welding, sculpting and
fire building. He helps build the chips at the heart of IBM?s
mainframe computers as well as the chip brains in video game consoles.
John also acts as Chair of the CS Board of Advisors at the University
- Michael E. Karpeles
CSSA President & Treasurer
Proud ACM Affiliate