Upcoming and recent talks for the UMBC CSEE Department

  • Mailing list: To get announcements of new talks by email, subscribe to CSEE colloquium mailing list
  • Location: Most talks are in the Information Technology and Engineering (ITE) building, often in our Department's conference room (ITE 325b) or one of the classrooms on the second floor (e.g., ITE 227)
  • Directions and parking:See the visiting page
  • For more information: Call the Department office at 410-455-3500 or email talks at

MS defense: Lianjie Sun, Assessing Confidence in Relation Extraction, 2pm 7/23

Lianjie Sun will defend his MS thesis on 'Assessing Confidence in Relation Extraction Systems'; at 2pm on Thr. July 23 in ITE325b at UMBC.

DEFCON Talk: John Seymour on Quantum Classification of Malware, 3pm 7/17

This talk was accepted for DEFCON 2015 in Las Vegas later this month. However, for those interested here in the UMBC community, John will conduct an informal preview of his talk on Friday 7/17 at 3:00PM in ITE 366 (DREAM Lab). "Quantum" Classification of Malware John Seymour, UMBC 3:00pm Friday 17 July 2015, ITE 366 […]

PhD proposal: Real-time Spectral Rendering of Atmospheric Optical Phenomena, 2pm 6/10

Ari Blenkhorn will present her Ph.D. dissertation proposal, Real-time Spectral Rendering of Atmospheric Optical Phenomena, at 2pm Wed, 10 June 2015 in  ITE352.

talk: Amit Sheth on Transforming Big data into Smart Data, 11a Tue 5/26

Prof. Amit Sheth of Wright State University talks on Transforming Big Data into Smart Data, 11am Tue May 26, ITE325, UMBC

talk: Kavita Krishnaswamy on Robotics for Independence, 7pm 5/20

UMBC CSEE Ph.D. student Kavita Krishnaswamy to talk on Robotics for Independence sponsored by RefreshBaltimore at Betamore, 7pm 5/20.

talk: Zieglar on Verifying Security Properties of Cryptographic Protocols, 5/15

Ed Zieglar will talk on 'Verifying Security Properties of Cryptographic Protocols with CPSA' at Noon Fri. May 15 in ITE227 at UMBC

Demos: Mobile Computing and Smart Home Automation Systems

UMBC CSEE students demonstrate projects and apps on Mobile Computing and on SmartHome Automation, 12-1:30 Tue 5/12 outside ITE325

Talk: Philip Bourne on Opinion Mining, Machine Learning and Big Data, 10am Tue 5/5, UMBC

Philp Bourne of NIH gives IS Distinguished Lecture on Opinion Mining, Machine Learning and Big Data, 10am Tue. 5 May 2015 in ITE456 at UMBC

Talk: Seminar on Smart Distribution Systems, 11-12 Wed 4/22, ITE325b

Professor Karen Butler-Purry of Texas A&M University will talk on 'Smart Distribution Systems' , 11-12 Wed 4/22 in ITE 325b at UMBC.

JOBS: Google Visibility Day, 1-5pm Wed 4/22

Two UMBC CSEE alumni who now work at Google will present three talks on Wed. April 22 in the Library Gallery