Dr. John Carlis Memorial Lecture
The John V. Carlis Memorial Lecture is dedicated to the advancement of education and inclusion in the field of computing. The featured speaker for this year's virtual lecture is Charles Isbell, Dean of the College of Computing at Georgia Tech. Isbell’s research interests are varied but the unifying theme of his work has been using machine learning to build autonomous agents who engage directly with humans. His work has been featured in the popular press, congressional testimony, and in several technical collections.