2012 - Institute for Software Research - Carnegie Mellon University

2012

Tuesday, October 16, 2012

New Master's for Privacy Engineers

To safeguard privacy in this age of Big Data and easy web access, there is a growing need for experts with a unique combination of technological know-how and policy savvy. Carnegie Mellon University's School of Computer Science will provide this expertise with a new first-of-its-kind master's degree program for privacy engineers. MORE
Monday, June 11, 2012

Norman Sadeh to present at the Personal Democracy Forum

ISR Professor Norman Sadeh will be presenting on a panel at the Personal Democracy Forum 2012 conference.
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Thursday, May 3, 2012

Livehoods - A new way to understand a city using social media

Researchers from ISR and HCII have developed Livehoods, a way to conceptualize the dynamics, structure, and character of a city by analyzing the social media its residents generate.
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Thursday, February 23, 2012

Jane Miller receives Outstanding Staff Award

SCS Dean Randy Bryant presented a number of staff awards at the first annual Founders' Day Celebration on February 23. Among the recipients was Jane Miller, associate director of foreign initiatives/program manager in ISR's Software Engineering Professional Programs, who received the Outstanding Staff Award. MORE
Thursday, February 16, 2012

NITRD Symposium Features Wing and Scherlis

Jeannette Wing, head of the Computer Science Department, and Bill Scherlis, director of the Institute for Software Research, are among the speakers Thursday at a day-long  symposium in Washington, D.C., celebrating two decades of achievements by the federal Networking and Information Technology Research and Development (NITRD) program. MORE