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December Distinguished Lecture Series

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How AI Allows Comcast to Reinvent the Customer Experience 12.4.2018 | HU Philadelphia Comcast uses AI and Machine Learning in many of its products. From the Emmy-winning voice remote for the X1 entertainment product, to anticipating the needs of the customer in the digital home, Neumann will show attendees how…

November Distinguished Lecture Series

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November Distinguished Lecture Series 11.13.2018 | Harrisburg University of Science and Technology Authors cite references in papers for a variety of reasons (e.g. confirmatory vs. critical), and when doing so they use wide-ranging language. With the increasing availability of machine-readable research articles, natural language processing (NLP), and machine learning (ML), techniques are…

November Community Forum

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November Community Forum 11.8.2018 | Harrisburg University of Science and Technology Computer Aid Incorporated (CAI) Founder and CEO Tony Salvaggio will present at Harrisburg University’s free Community Forum on Thursday, November 8th from 1:00 – 2:00 pm. A tech pioneer who employs thousands of IT professionals globally, Mr. Salvaggio will…

Code4PA 2018

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Pitch Day: Oct. 20, 2018 There were 28 teams split between four locations in three cities: Harrisburg University, Harrisburg;  Harrisburg University, Philadelphia; Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh; and UPitt, Pittsburgh.  What a sight! This totaled 162 participants competing for 10 prizes. Those prizes, and the winners, are below. Grand Prize: Abraca-Data…

Oct. Distinguished Lecture Series

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Distinguished Lecture Series in Data Analytics and Applied Artificial Intelligence 10.16. 2018 | HU Philadelphia 4:30 – 5:30 | Presentation & Q&As“Should We?” Not “Can We?”: Ethical Considerations in Data Science and Business Analytics – Dr. Scott Nestler, Academic Director, MS in Business Analytics Program, University of Notre Dame Dr….

Sept. Distinguished Lecture Series – Elsevier

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Sept. Distinguished Lecture Series 9.25.2018 | HU Philadelphia 4:30 – 5:30 | Presentation & Q&As“Semi-Automated Exploration and Extraction of Data in Scientific Tables” – Dr. Ron Daniel, Director of Elsevier Labs Dr. Ron Daniel joins us from a Research & Development Group that concentrates on smart content and on the…

September Community Forum: Millennial Panel

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September Community Forum:Millennial Discussion Panel 9.18.2018 | Harrisburg University of Science and Technology 1:00 – 2:00pm It’s that time of the year: Students are returning to universities and recent graduates are now entering our workforce. Some believe “millennials” have different goals and expectations than those that have entered the workforce…

August Community Forum with NTT

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Community Forum:Lead Well & Prosper Are you a manager or aspiring manager looking to improve? On August 16th from 1-2pm we welcomed Nick McCormick, a seasoned manager in the IT industry, to discuss his book Lead Well and Prosper: 15 Strategies for Becoming a Good Manager.  Nick concentrates on the fundamentals…

June Community Forum with Ron Plesco, KPMG

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June 2018 Community Forum 06.19.2018 | Harrisburg University of Science and Technology Learn from a National Expert How to Meet Your Compliance Responsibilities Historically, cyber security teams spent most of their time and resources protecting their organizations from data breaches. But increasingly they must also prove their compliance with all…

May Community Forum with Unisys

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“Getting a Seat at the Executive Table” Gideon Rasmussen, Unisys | Community Forum | 5.15.2018  This session will provide practical advice on how to align and partner with executives. It includes details of their perspectives and motivations. There are tips for communicating program statuses in ways that resonate with leadership….