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James Cordy receives Lifetime Achievement Award

Congratulations professor emeritus James Cordy for being awarded the 2019 CS-Can/Info-Can Lifetime Achievement Award (LTA) in Computer Science. The award presented by CS-Can/Info-Can recognizes faculty members in Canadian Computer Science Departments/Schools/ Faculties, who have made outstanding and sustained contributions to … Continue reading

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COVID-19 Information for Members of the School of Computing

Last updated: March 31, 2020. General Updates from Queen’s University Visit the website at Queen’s University Coronavirus COVID-19 Information. The information on this website continues to evolve, so check back regularly. Questions and concerns can be directed to covidinfo@queensu.ca. General … Continue reading

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Congratulations Queen’s Computing Researchers on Funding Success

We are pleased to congratulate the following faculty members on recent funding success: Farhana Zulkernine who has been awarded NSERC CRD funding for her project “Learning Distributed Patterns from Multimodal Streaming Data” with industry partner IBM. Gabor Fichtinger of the … Continue reading

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Computing Students Win Mayor’s Innovation Challenge

Congratulations to our students Julia McPolin, 4th year Cognitive Science Student, and David Kubik, 4th year Software Design Student, for winning the 3rd Annual Mayor’s Innovation Challenge. They have been awarded a four-month paid summer internship through the City of … Continue reading

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Welcome to our new faculty members

A warm welcome to our two new faculty members Dr. Ting Hu who joined the School of Computing this Fall 2019 and Dr. Christian Muise who joins the School of Computing this Winter 2020. Dr. Ting Hu Dr. Ting Hu … Continue reading

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David Skillicorn discusses the risk of package theft on Global TV National

Dr. Skillicorn says people stealing packages are taking a risk because they don’t know if the homeowner has a camera installed. A U.S. study shows over 11 million households have fallen victim to thieves stealing packages that are being delivered … Continue reading

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Convocation Fall 2019

Congratulations to the Computing Class of 2019 who graduated on Friday, November 15th, 2019 at 10:00 am in Grant Hall. We wish you the best of luck in your future endeavors! (Photos by Doug Martin)

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Canadian Celebration of Women in Computing Conference 2019

On November 8th and 9th, the ACM Canadian Celebration of Women in Computing (CAN-CWIC) https://www.can-cwic.ca/ held its 9th annual event. The inaugural event (the ACM Ontario Celebration of Women in Computing) was organized by Professor Wendy Powley and the Women … Continue reading

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Amber Simpson Keynote Speaker at CASCON x EVOKE 2019

Congratulations to our Keynote speaker, Amber Simpson, Associate Professor at Queen’s University for sharing her expert ideas in using Data Science to improve Medical services. For more information about IBM’s annual academic and research conference visit CASCON x EVOKE website

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David Skillicorn discusses 5G technology on CBC Radio

As the Liberal Government decides who is going to build our 5G cell phone networks, former US National Security Advisor says don’t allow China’s Huawei to do it. Expert at Queen’s University shares what he thinks about this. Listen in … Continue reading

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