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13 Panelists and Speakers

Event Location: 

Grier A and B

Event Date/Time: 

Thursday, January 30, 2014 - 10:30am

EECS All Day Workshop for Post-docs

 

 

10:30    Welcome      Bill Freeman
10:30 - 11:15  Faculty life
  panelists:  
         Prof. Magrit Betke, Boston University
         Prof. Hanspeter Pfister, Harvard
         Prof. Daniel Sanchez, MIT
         Prof. Franklyn Turbak, Wellsley College

11:15 - 12:00   Start-ups and Industrial Research Labs
  panelists:
         Ms. Marina Hatsopoulos, Windystreet
         Dr. Wei Li, Eta Devices
         Dr. Ce Liu, Microsoft Research New England
         Dr. Jay Thornton, Mitsubishi Electric Research Labs
         Dr. Samson Timoneer, founder, Scalable Displays

12:00 - 1:00 lunch and break

1:00 - 1:55   How to Get a Faculty Job, Prof. John Guttag, MIT EECS.
1:55 - 2:05   break
2:05 - 3:35   How to Develop your Mission/Research Statement, Prof. Charles Leiserson,  MIT EECS.
3:35 - 3:45   break
3:45 - 4:45  Advice on teaching and mentoring, Prof. Al Oppenheim,  MIT EECS.
4:45 - 5:00 wrap-up, feedback and plans for post-doc group for spring, Prof. Bill Freeman, MIT EECS