Computer Science Discipline Council
Spring Meeting on Zoom
March 5, 2021

1:00 - 1:15 PM

Ted Brown, Announcements

1:15 - 2:00 PM


Lucien Harriot, Mechanism Digital, is a Visual Effect Supervisor, whose work appears in many commercial outlets, including movies. He will speak about his work and Virtual Reality (VR) and its applications.

2:00 - 2:20 PM

Noam Wolf, a NYC Google Tech Director and CUNY alum, some of Google’s forthcoming efforts and progress on hiring and talent development for CUNY students.

2:20 - 2:50 PM

Erica Matsumoto, NYC Media Lab, Director of Partnerships & New Initiatives, faculty & student opportunities and grants.

Computer Science Discipline Council
Spring Meeting on Zoom
February 5, 2021

12:00 - 12:10 PM

Ted Brown, Introduction

12:10 - 12:30 PM


Robert Domanski, Director of Higher Education at the NYC Tech Talent Pipeline, will provide updates and present data on the “CUNY 2x Tech” initiative, and discuss possible future opportunities for faculty and Departments. Presentation Slides

12:30 - 1:00 PM

Karrin Wilks, Chief Learning Strategist at the New York Jobs CEO Council, will provide an overview of the Jobs Council mission and strategy, and an update on current activities

1:00 - 2:00 PM





Mitra Basu at NSF will be speaking about two programs she is involved in.

She will leave time for questions.

She is speaking to help CUNY faculty think about applying to the multiple of NSF programs within the CISE Core. CISE core is very relevant to EE/Computer Engineering faculty as well. The second NSF program listed is a synthesis of Bio, EE  and CS and may be of interest too.