Events

 

seven individuals posing for a photo in the department of information systems office
From left to right: Ms. Aditi Walunj, First Secretary, Education & Science & Technology, Embassy of India, Washington D.C.; Dr. Nirmalya Roy, IS; Prof. B. S Murthy, Director, IIT Hyderabad; Dr. Sanjay Purushotham, IS; Prof. Tarun K Panda, Dean of International Relations, IIT Hyderabad; Dr. Zhiyuan Chen, Interim Chair, IS; and Dr. Ramana Kumar Vinjamuri, CSEE

Recently, we were honored to host Professors B. S. Murthy and Tarun K. Panda of the Indian Institute of Technology, Hyderabad at UMBC. After tours of COEIT, Murthy and Panda visited with several faculty in person and online. They provided an overview of IIT Hyderabad, discussed the possibilities of research collaborations between our two institutions and ways to strengthen existing academic collaborations with UMBC and India.

Aditi Walunj, First Secretary, Embassy of India joined the tours, presentations and meetings.

 


Welcome Week 2023 was an amazing success! Thank you to all the students, faculty and staff that welcomed our new students. Our students enjoyed pizza, swag, networking, and tours of our research labs. We are already looking forward to next year, but have a great semester everyone!

department faculty and staff on the 4th floor of ITE during welcome weekdepartment faculty and staff on the 4th floor of ITE during welcome week

department faculty and staff on the 4th floor of ITE during welcome week

department faculty and staff on the 4th floor of ITE during welcome week

department faculty and staff on the 4th floor of ITE during welcome week

department faculty and staff on the 4th floor of ITE during welcome week

department faculty and staff on the 4th floor of ITE during welcome week

department faculty and staff on the 4th floor of ITE during welcome week

 


Previous Events

U.S. GAO Career Opportunities
Thursday, February 9,  2023
Visit our quick recap of the event.

IS Research Spotlight Day
Friday, November 18
Visit our Research website for more information.

Dr. Govind Rao
Disruptive Innovation to Reduce Health Care Costs
Wednesday, October 19, 12-1pm • ITE 459
Click to view a PDF of Dr. Rao’s presentation abstract and full bio.

Dr. Carl DiSalvo
Design as Democratic Inquiry
Thursday, November 3, Noon • ITE 459

Dr. Tiffani J. Bright, IBM Watson Health
Developing and Sustaining Diversity and Inclusion in Informatics
Thursday, November 10, Noon • ITE 459

Matt DiMaria ’84, CEO of VHT
UMBC Alumni Entrepreneur’s Journey
Thursday. November 17, 6pm • ITE 406