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Over the past 10 years, the Computing Community Consortium has hosted dozens of research visioning workshops to imagine, discuss, and debate the future of computing and its role in addressing societal needs. This symposium draws these topics into a program designed to illuminate current and future trends in computing and the potential for computing to address national challenges. The videos below were recorded at the symposium and are divided by topic area and panel group.

Welcome and Introductions

Greg Hager
Johns Hopkins University

Computing in the Physical World

Carla Gomes
Professor and Director of the Institute for Computational Sustainability at Cornell University

Short Talks and Panel Discussion – Opportunities in Urban Environments

Short Talks and Panel Discussion – Opportunities in Agriculture, Environment, Disaster, Food-Energy-Water

Lunch Presentation

The Ever Expanding Sphere

Ed Lazowska
Bill & Melinda Gates Chair in Computer Science & Engineering at the University of Washington

Computing Enhancing Our Lives

Beth Mynatt
Executive Director of the Institute for People and Technology, and Professor in the College of Computing at the Georgia Institute of Technology

Short Talks and Panel Discussion – Learning Health Systems and Successful Aging

Dinner Presentation

Computing Meets Policy

Susan L. Graham
Pehong Chen Distinguished Professor of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Emerita at the University of California, Berkeley

Controlling Our Data

Butler Lampson
Distinguished Engineer at Microsoft Corporation and Adjunct Professor of Computer Science and Electrical Engineering at MIT

Short Talks and Panel Discussion – Controlling Our Data

Short Talks and Panel Discussion – Privacy via Cryptography

Short Talks – Privacy by Design: Research and Action

  • Deirdre Mulligan, Associate Professor in the School of Information at UC Berkeley and a co-Director of the Berkeley Center for Law & Technology

Partnerships for the Future

Keynote – Mind the Gaps

Tom Kalil
Deputy Director for Policy for the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy and Senior Advisor for Science, Technology and Innovation for the National Economic Council

Short Talks and Panel Discussion – Partnerships for the Future

Closing Remarks

Closing Remarks

Greg Hager
Johns Hopkins University

These were recorded at the Computing Community Consortium (CCC) Symposium on Computing Research, which was supported by the National Science Foundation under Grant No. 1136993. Any opinions, findings, and conclusions or recommendations expressed in this material are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Science Foundation.