NYU IT hosted the inaugural NYU Technology Summit on November 14, 2018 to celebrate and showcase innovative and emerging technologies used in teaching, learning, research, administration, and entrepreneurial efforts in tech, and beyond.
President Andy Hamilton, keynote speaker Dr. Yann LeCun, and NYU IT CIO Len Peters at the NYU Tech Summit on November 14, 2018
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Latest Implementations of VR and AR Around NYU. Panel: Lillian Moran, Philip Kain, Andrew Greene, Craig Wilson, Greg Dorsainville, Christian Opazo
Keynote Speaker Dr. Yann LeCun opening the Technology Summit
The Internet of Biomarkers: Data Fusion for Wellness & Clinical Decision Making. Presenter: John McDevitt, Chair, Department Biomaterials
Technology in the Interdisciplinary Classroom. Presenters: Gallatin faculty — Cyd Cipolla, Eugenia Kisin, and Lisa Daily
Effective Designer-Developer Collaboration. Presenters: Sarth Desai and others
Poster Presentations: Web Publishing Showcase Sites. Presenter: Malik Singleton
Poster Presentation: NYU Data Services, Enable, Foster and Support Research at NYU. Presenter: Him Mistry
Poster Presentations: NYU Classes, 5 Year Evolution of the Digital Learning Environment. Presenter: Elisa Rincon
Mentoring Sessions with Angela Chen
Mentoring Sessions with Len Peters
Meet The CIOs panel: Ken Fauerbach, David Resto, Glenn DiBiasi, Lawrence Mirsky, and Lisa Barnett
LEARN Lounge. Demo Gesture Detection
Creating Accessible Content: Best Practices for Digital Accessibility. Presenter: Kitty Bridges
LEARN Lounge. Anandi Nagarajan participates in discussion
Data-Driven Decisions: Empowering Business Through Self-Service. Presenters: Andrew Maliszewski and Manish Devjani
Virtual Reality Environments for Balance Rehabilitation. Presenters: Zhu Wang, Makan TaghaviDilamani, Anat Lubetzky, Angieszka Roginska & Ken Perlin
LEARN Lounge: Opposites Attract Analytics and the Humanities Seminar. Presenters: Andrew Brackett and Robert Squillace
Video Data and Documentation Will Transform Behavioral and Biomedical Science. Presenter: Karen Adolph
Closing Plenary Panelists: Robyn Peterson, Chandrika Tandon, and Jelena-Kovačević. Moderator: Clay Shirky
The Summit featured special guest and keynote speaker Dr. Yann LeCun, Vice President and Chief Artificial Intelligence Scientist at Facebook, and Silver Professor of Computer Science, Neural Science, and Electrical and Computer Engineering at NYU.
Opening remarks for the summit were delivered by NYU President Andrew Hamilton.
Download the complete NYU Tech Summit schedule (PDF) to help you navigate this exciting, inaugural event.
You can also view an overview of the day's workshops and presentations.
The Summit also featured a closing plenary session with some of the most prominent leaders in technology at NYU and beyond. This discussion was moderated by Clay Shirky, the NYU Vice Provost for Educational Technologies. Joining Shirky as panelists were chair of Tandon Capital Associates, member of NYU’s Board of Trustees, and grammy-nominated musician, Chandrika Tandon; the Dean of the NYU Tandon School of Engineering, Jelena Kovačević; and Senior Vice President of Data Products and Platforms at Turner Broadcasting, Robyn Peterson.