CISE Systems Science Symposium Draws 144 Industry and Academic Leaders

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May 23rd, 2012

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On Thursday May 10, 2012, 144 leaders from industry, and academia gathered at Boston University to explore “Systems Science: Shaping Society’s Future” . The event was hosted by the Center for Information and Science Engineering (CISE) in celebration of its 10th Anniversary. Three thematic discussions were the focus of the day – Urban Infrastructure and Transportation, Healthcare Systems, and Energy and Power Systems.

“An excellently organized and inspiring CISE Symposium”, Stefan Miesbach, VP, Siemens Enterprise Communications.

“The graduate student poster session was professionally done, and CISE students spoke intelligently about their work”, Jeffrey S. Katz, Chief Technology Officer, Energy and Utilities industry, IBM.

“It was indeed inspiring, especially with the ability to hearing talks from other domains. It was fascinating to see how much “engineering” there is in bioengineering today!”, Eugene Litvinov, ISO New England.

View the agenda, presentations and photographs of the event.