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ACM-W Women in Computing Fall 2014 Lecture Series (TIME and ROOM CHANGE)

Friday, Dec 5, 3 pm
Engineering Center Room 550 (Dessert Reception 20 min before talk)

Title: Getting Results from Testing

Speaker: Dr. Laura K. Dillon

Abstract:  

Testing is not capable of proving that a system behaves correctly under all circumstances.  However, it remains the most cost-effective means of demonstrating system dependability, and as such it is a crucial software development activity.  Yet the typical testing process is such a human intensive activity that it is by nature error-prone and unproductive. The automation and...

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ACM-W Women in Computing Fall 2014 Lecture Series

Friday, Nov 7, 5 pm
Engineering Center, Room 275 (light dinner will be served 20 min before talk)

Title: Automating the Processing of Clinical Trials with NLP and Machine Learning Techniques

Speaker: Dr. Lisa Gandy

Abstract:  According to the American Cancer Society, currently 1 in 4 Americans dies of cancer.  Because of the prevalence of cancer, and the insofar small gains that have been made in fighting cancer, over 5.2 billion dollars a year is spent on cancer research. As a result of large research funding, every year thousands of clinical trials for...

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Allison M Rossetto updated the event ACM-W Meeting March 2nd