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Distinguished Lecture Series: Postcards From the Future
WhenThursday, Oct 6, 2016, 3:30 – 4:30 p.m.
Campus locationElectrical Engineering Building (EE1)
Campus roomEEB-105
Event typesLectures/Seminars, Special Events
Event sponsorsComputer Science & Engineering
www.cs.washington.edu

Kay Beck-Benton
kbeck@cs.washington.edu
206.543.0998
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CSE Distinguished Lecture

Postcards From the Future
Arati Prabhakar (Director, Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency)

Abstract
The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) makes pivotal early investments in breakthrough technologies for national security. Please join director Arati Prabhakar for a discussion of how DARPA is shaping possible futures in areas from AI and data to biological technologies.

Bio
Arati Prabhakar, Ph.D., is director of the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA). Serving in this position since July 2012, she has focused the agency's efforts on rethinking complex military systems in fundamental ways; harnessing the information explosion to address national security challenges; and planting new seeds of technological surprise in fields as diverse as mathematics, synthetic biology, and neurotechnology.

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