Dean's Lectures

Upcoming lectures 

Sheikh Abdulla Bin Mohammed Bin Saud Al Thani
, Chairman, Ooredoo, 
November 14, 2016, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.| Dean's Lecture Series

Past Talks 2015-2016

Bruce Krogh, Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Director, Carnegie Mellon University in Rwanda
April 18, 2016, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.| Dean's Lecture Series
Building a truly smart grid: What would we build today if there were no legacy power system?

Ramayya Krishnan, W.W. Cooper and Ruth F. Cooper Professor of Management Science and Information Systems. Dean, H. John Heinz III College of Information Systems and Public Policy, Carnegie Mellon University.
April 17, 2016, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.| Dean's Lecture Series
On Data Driven Innovation and Cyber Physical Social Systems

Charlee Brodsky, Professor of Photography, Carnegie Mellon University.
April 14, 2016, 3:30 - 4:30 p.m.| Dean's Lecture Series
Why Photography?

Gary Fedder, Vice Provost for Research, Carnegie Mellon University.
April 12, 2016, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m. | Dean's Lecture Series
Manufacturing Innovation

James H. Garrett, Jr.,Dean, College of Engineering, Carnegie Mellon University
April 11, 2016, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m. | Paul P. Christiano Distinguished Lecture in Engineering
METRO21 – Making Our Cities and Our Infrastructure Smarter

Finn Kydland, Nobel Laureate (2004), The Richard P. Simmons Distinguished Professorship, University Professor of Economics, Carnegie Mellon University
April 4, 2016, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m. | Dean's Lecture Series
Economic Science and the Aggregate Economy

Mostafa H. Ammar, Regents' Professor, School of Computer Science, Georgia Institute of Technology
April 3, 2016, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m. | Dean's Lecture Series
The Evolution of Networking and Its Research: A Personal Perspective

Alfred V. Aho, Lawrence Gussman Professor of Computer Science, Columbia University
March 21, 2016, 4:00-5:00 p.m. | Dean's Lecture Series
Computational Thinking in Programming Language Design

John P. Lehoczky, Thomas Lord University Professor of Statistics, Carnegie Mellon University
March 8, 2016, 12:00-1:00 p.m. | John Patrick Crecine Distinguished Lecture in Social Sciences
Real-Time Computer Systems: The Mars Pathfinder, Driverless Cars and Video Streaming

Dan Martin, 
Dean, College of Fine Arts, Carnegie Mellon University
March 7, 2016, 12:00-1:00 p.m.  | Dean's Lecture Series
Carnegie Mellon and the Fine Arts

Andrew Moore, Dean, School of Computer Science, Carnegie Mellon University;
February 3, 2016, 12:00-1:00 p.m. | A. Nico Habermann Distinguished Lecture in Computer Science
Google-tech to CMU-School of Computer Science-tech: Strategy around Data, Augmented Humans and Autonomy

H.E. Dr. Hessa Sultan Al Jaber, Minister of Information and Communication Technology, State of Qatar
January 25, 2016, 12 - 1 pm, Dean's Lecture Series
Digital Disruption – Shaping the Future of Qatar

John Hooker, Holleran Professor of Business Ethics and Social Responsibility, Professor of Operations Research, Carnegie Mellon University 
November 17, 2015, 12 - 1 pm | Thomas M. Kerr, Jr. Distinguished Lecture in Ethics
Cultural Comparative Advantage in the Global Economy

Wilfried Sieg, Patrick Suppes Professor of Philosophy, Carnegie Mellon University
November 15, 2015, 12 - 1 pm | John Patrick Crecine Distinguished Lecture in Social Sciences
Thinking, Computing, Thinking

H.E. Sheikh Ahmed bin Jassim Al-Thani, 
Minister of Economy and Commerce, State of Qatar
November 10, 2015, 1 - 1:30 pm | Dean's Lecture Series
Investment in Qatar: Legislation, Opportunities


H.E. Dr. Saleh bin Mohammed Al-Nabit, 
 Minister of Development Planning and Statistics, State of Qatar
November 9,  2015, 12 - 1 pm | Dean's Lecture Series
The National Development Strategy 2011-2016: Achievement and Challenges

Susan Gibbons, University Librarian and Deputy Provost for Libraries & Scholarly Communication, Yale University
October 13, 2015, 12 - 1 pm | Gloriana St. Clair Distinguished Lecture on 21st Century Librarianship
Studying Library Patrons to Improve Libraries

HE Sheikh Abdullah Bin Saud Al-Thani

H.E. Sheikh Abdulla Bin Saoud Al-Thani, Governor​, Qatar Central Bank
October 1, 2015, 12-1 pm | Dean's Lecture Series
Qatar Central Bank's Role in the National Economy

H.E. Ali Shareef Al Emadi, Minister of Finance, State of Qatar
September 7, 2015, 12 - 1 pm | Dean's Lecture Series
Financial and Economic Developments in the State of Qatar

Rashid Ali Al Mansoori CEO, Qatar Stock Exchange
September 8, 2015, 12 -1 pm | Dean's Lecture Series
The Role of Financial Markets in Boosting Investments and Economic Growth

Richard Scheines, Dean, Marianna Brown Dietrich College of Humanities & Social Sciences, Carnegie Mellon University
September 10, 2015, 12 - 1 pm | John Patrick Crecine Distinguished Lecture in Social Sciences
"Learning Engineering": Using Psychology and Technology to Transform Education