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Our favorite videos from SXSW 2018’s Panel Picker

SXSW’s Panel Picker has a ton of amazing projects. You could get lost for days reading about the innovative startups, technologies, and philosophies. We picked the most interesting videos and slideshows to share. Slideshow: The Future of Design is Engineering Native Knowledge: Advancing Botany to Bots Deep Learning AI for Real World Experiences AI…

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UMass news

Meet your new faculty: Dr. Jun Yao

Dr. Jun Yao has garnered 30 publications in peer-reviewed scientific journals and is also named on six patents. Before coming to UMass Amherst, Yao served as a postdoctoral research fellow at Harvard University working on: the synthesis, assembly, and characterization of low-dimensional nanomaterials; integrating nanomaterials for computing systems (e.g., constructing the first nanowire nanocomputer); developing…

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Careers, UMass news

UMass Amherst alumni Inderpal Bhandari named CDO Club’s Chief Data Officer of the Year

Congratulations, Dr. Bhandari! Stay tuned for our exclusive video interview with Dr. Bhandari, coming soon. From IBM: ARMONK, N.Y.- 27 Jul 2017: IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced that IBM Global Chief Data Officer, Inderpal Bhandari, has been named CDO of the Year for 2017 by the CDO Club. Inderpal Bhandari was recognized for IBM’s leadership…

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Field Degree, International Programs

5 ways the Field Degree helps you prepare for the future

Convergence used to be the kind of tech dream that futurists like Raymond Kurzweil wrote about. Then, all of a sudden, we’re living in it. Everything is connected—data, culture, supply chains, and processes. We’re hurtling toward something that, if not quite the singularity, is pretty close. Here you are, an engineer in the middle of…

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