Author: Hariri Institute

Institute Junior Faculty Fellows, Research Awardees and AIR Core member Receive Tenure

The institute is pleased to announce that Junior Faculty Fellow Cara Stepp, Hariri Research Awardees Marié Abe and Joanna Davidson and AI Research Initiative Core Faculty member Kate Saenko are 4 of 24 faculty members on the Charles River Campus promoted to the rank of Associate Professor with tenure. Ranging from fields such as social and health sciences, information systems, musicology, mathematics, marketing, […]

“Grounding Natural Language Phrases in Images and Video” Bryan Plummer (Computer Science)

Please join us for an AIR Seminar featuring Bryan Plummer (University of Illinois). Plummer completed his PhD at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign advised by Svetlana Lazebnik. His thesis research has focused on the joint learning of images and text, with a general interest in visual recognition, representation learning, and computer vision for fashion.

BU Cyber Alliance Hosts 5/14 Seminar, Featuring Stephen Chong (Harvard)

12:30 PM – 2:00 PM on Monday, May 14, 2018 BU School of Law (Room 203), 765 Commonwealth Avenue Robot Lawyers: Automating Legal Compliance for Transferring Private Data Stephen Chong Professor, Harvard University Abstract : Legal and regulatory requirements governing the collection, use, and sharing of personal data are complex and often not very well understood by the […]

BU Cyber Alliance Hosts 5/7 Seminar, Featuring John Byers

Please join us for a Cyber Alliance seminar featuring John Byers. Professor John W. Byers joined the BU Department of Computer Science in 1999. His research interests center on data-analytic and algorithmic challenges in two disciplines: the science of computer networking (e.g., transport protocols, network architecture) and the empirical study of Internet platforms (such as Airbnb, Groupon, and Yelp).