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 Gates 6115

Welcome and Opening Remarks: Carol Frieze and Laura Tabachnick

9:30-10:30 Gates 6115 Keynote Speaker: Nancy Amato, Regents Professor, Unocal Professor, Texas A&M University
10:30-10:45 Gates 6121 Break
10:45-12:30 Gates 6115 Research Workshop Part 1: Meet-up of Research Leaders and Teams
12:30-1:30 Gates 6121 Lunch
1:30-2:30 Gates 6115 Keynote Speaker: Alison Derbenwick Miller, Vice President Oracle Academy, Oracle
2:30-3:00 Gates 6121 Break
3:00-5:00 Various Research Workshop Part 2: Research Leaders and Teams
5:00-6.30 NSH Atrium

Dinner and Social

6.30-7.30 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 Gates 6121 Break
11:30-12:30 Various Research Workshop Part 5: Research Leaders and Teams
12:30-2:00 Gates 6121 Lunch
Poster Presentations in 6121 lobby
2:00-3:30 Gates 6115 Graduate Panel: Current Graduate Students from a Range of CS Related Programs Discuss "The Graduate School Experience".
3.30- 4:00 Gates 6121 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 Gates 6121 Break
10:15-12:00 Various Research Workshop Part 8: Prepare Presentations
12:00-1:00 Gates 6121 Lunch
1:00-3:00 Gates 6115 Research Workshop Part 9: Team Presentations
3:00-4:00 Gates 6115 Finding a Research Opportunity -- Wrap-up and Farewell