October 20th,
21st and 22nd, 2017



Presented by
Faculty & Students in Carnegie Mellon's

School of Computer Science

THANKS to Our Sponsors:




Disney Research



Thanks also to these SCS Departments:
Computer Science

Istitute for Software Research

Machine Learning

Language Technologies Institute

Robotics Institute





2017 Schedule in Planning

THURSDAY, Oct. 19th
From 4:00pm Hotel Hotel Check–in

From 6:00pm onwards


Meet other OurCS attendees and CMU graduate students in hotel hospitality room

FRIDAY, Oct. 20th
8:00-8:45 NSH Atrium Registration and Breakfast
9:00-9:30 Rashid Auditorium

Welcome and Opening Remarks: Carol Frieze and Laura Tabachnick

9:30-10:30 Rashid Auditorium Keynote Speakers: Nancy Amato, Regents Professor, Unocal Professor, Texas A& M University and Manuela Veloso, Herbert Simon Professor of Computer Science, Head, Machine Learning Department, Carnegie Mellon University
10:30-10:45 Rashid Lobby Break
10:45-12:30 Rashid Auditorium Research Workshop Part 1: Meet-up of Research Leaders and Teams
12:30-1:30 Rashid Lobby Lunch
1:30-2:30 Rashid Auditorium Keynote Speaker: Alison Derbenwick Miller, Vice President Oracle Academy, Oracle
2:30-3:00 Rashid Lobby Break
3:00-5:00 Various Research Workshop Part 2: Research Leaders and Teams
5:00-7:00 NSH Atrium

Dinner and Social

7:00-8:00 Various Research Workshop Part 3 (optional): Research Leaders and Teams
SATURDAY, Oct. 21st
8:00-9:00 NSH Atrium Breakfast
9:00-11:00 Various Research Workshop Part 4: Research Leaders and Teams
11.00-11.30 Rashid Lobby Break
11:30-12:30 Various Research Workshop Part 5: Research Leaders and Teams
12:30-2:00 Rashid Lobby Lunch
Poster Presentations in Rashid Lobby
2:00-3:30 Rashid Auditorium Graduate Panel: Current Graduate Students from a Range of CS Related Programs Discuss "The Graduate School Experience".
3.30- 4:00 Rashid Lobby Break
4:00-6:00 Various Research Workshop Part 6: Research Leaders and Teams

6:00 NSH Atrium

Dinner and Social

SUNDAY, Oct. 22nd
8:00-9:00 NSH Atrium Breakfast
9:00-10:00 Various

Research Workshop Part 7: Prepare Research Presentations

10:00-10:15 Rashid Lobby Break
10:15-12:00 Various Research Workshop Part 8: Prepare Presentations
12:00-1:00 Rashid Lobby Lunch
1:00-3:00 Rashid Auditorium Research Workshop Part 9: Team Presentations
3:00-4:00 Rashid Auditorium Finding a Research Opportunity -- Wrap-up and Farewell