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Mellon Fellowship

Three ISP students won the Mellon Fellowship for the 2017-2018: 

ISP Faculty awarded funding
  • The project entitled: “We Are Strong! Leveraging Information Technology to Empower Marginalized Communities,” by principal investigator Rosta Farzan, faculty member of the Intelligent System Program, has been awarded funding by the Office of the Provost
  • The NSF awarded Ervin Sejdic, faculty member of the Intelligent System Program, a five-year, $549,139 award to research on the analysis of swallowing disorders

Read more on University Times

XPRIZE + Pittsburgh's AI Experts

Professor Diane Litman, director of the Intelligent System Program, is one of the featured speakers of IBM Watson AI XPRIZE, Pittsburgh on November 17, 2016.

More details on: http://bit.ly/2fVzJ62

ACM TiiS Special Issue on Interactive Visual Analysis of Human and Crowd Behaviors

Dr. Yuru Lin, ISP faculty, is one of the guest editors of a new special issue call at ACM Transactions on Interactive Intelligent Systems (TiiS)"Special Issue on Interactive Visual Analysis of Human and Crowd Behaviors."

More details can be found in the CFP.

Former ISP student quoted by CNN

Dr. Bruce M. McLaren, Associate Research Professor of Human-Computer Interaction Institute, Carnegie Mellon University and former Intelligent System Program (ISP) student has been quoted for his PhD dissertation work within ISP on a CNN article. Read more on: http://edition.cnn.com/2016/09/24/world/robot-morality-machine-ethics/index.html

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