Announcing the 10/11 Dertouzos Lecturer Series

It's fall once more, which means it's time for the return of CSAIL's annual Dertouzos Lecturer Series. Named in honor of former lab director Michael Dertouzos, the series brings some of the greatest minds in computer science and robotics to the Stata Center. This year's lineup is no exception, featuring distinguished speakers from Microsoft, Google, the University of California at Berkeley, and the return of former CSAIL director Rodney Brooks. Oct. 7 Craig Mundie, Microsoft "More Like Us: Human-Centric Computing" Nov. 4 Kathy Yelick, UC Berkeley Nov. 18 Rodney Brooks, MIT and Heartland Robotics "Robots Working with People" Dec. 9 Chuck Thacker, Microsoft Research Google's Bill Weihl and UC Berkeley's Michael Jordan will round out the series in 2011; dates TBA. Unless otherwise noted, all lectures take place at 4:30pm in Kirsch Auditorium (32-123). Visit the CSAIL Events Calendar here for more information.