Visit this link to sign up for such events as the Alumni Awards Dinner, Go Blue Tailgate, Eda U. Gerstacker Grove Dedication Ceremony, and North Campus Amazing Race!
Friday, October 14, 6:00–9:00 p.m., EECS Atrium
ECE is hosting its second outreach/alumni event for the entire family. More than 500 attended in 2015!
Thursday, October 20 (5:30-6:30pm), 1500 EECS
At this annual event, returning alumni will speak to EECS students about their career paths, and answer questions from the students.
Friday, October 21, 12:00 – 1:00 p.m., Tishman Hall, Beyster Bldg
Lunch with returning alumni and our award winners in Beyster.
The Art & the Science of Innovation - Journey of a Corporate Innovator
Friday, October 21, 1:30 - 2:30 p.m., 1500 EECS
Sampath (PhD EE:S ’95) is Vice President for Innovation and Business Transformation for Xerox, Corp. In 2009, she became the first director of Xerox’s Research Innovation Hub in India where she was responsible for overseeing its creation as well as guiding its research agenda and establishing Open Innovation partnerships. She is a leader in defining Xerox Innovation Group’s expansion strategy in emerging markets. Meera’s dissertation helped launch a new area of research – the diagnosis of discrete event systems.
The Land Sharks are on the Squawk Box
Friday, October 21, 4:00 - 5:00 p.m., 1013 Dow
Michael Stonebraker (MSE EE ’66, PhD CICE ’71) invented many of the concepts that are used in almost all modern database management systems and founded multiple successful database companies based on his pioneering work. He received the Turing Award "for fundamental contributions to the concepts and practices underlying modern database systems."