Featured Lectures

CS @ ILLINOIS has two named lecture series. The Donald B. Gillies Memorial Lecture honors the memory of a renowned CS faculty member. The Robert Mueller-Thuns Lecture honors the memory of a graduate who died at a young age, but whom always strove for excellence.

Distinguished Lecture Series

The CS @ ILLINOIS Distinguished Lecture Series brings prominent leaders and experts to campus to share their ideas and promote conversations about important challenges and topics in the discipline. 

2018-2019 Speakers

Date
(Link to Calendar)
Speaker Lecture Title
9/10


Luiz Andre Barroso, Google

 
9/24


Lexing Ying, Stanford University

 
10/1


Tamara Kolda, Sandia National Lab

 
10/8


Alexei (Alyosha) Efros, University of California, Berkeley

 
10/22


Omer Reingold, Stanford University

 
11/5


Venkatesan Guruswami, Carnegie Mellon University

 
12/3

Sean Follmer, Stanford University