On June 15, 2019, NYU researcher Yann LeCun and two colleagues were presented with the 2018 Turing Award for their work in artificial intelligence. The award’s namesake, Alan Turing, was a computing pioneer and is considered by many to be an icon of the LGBTQ movement.
Community & Partnerships
On Wednesday, May 8, 2019, the User Experience (UX) Community of Practice partnered with NYU IT to present “How Agile Teams Can Prioritize UX Work,” a workshop led by Rachel Krause, User Experience Specialist at the Nielsen Norman Group.
The winners of HackNYU 2019 are in! Twenty-one projects took home awards in a field full of innovative, novel ideas that were developed over the 48 hours of the hackathon, which included 13 winners across the hackathon’s tracks and 11 additional awards from sponsors and partners.
The NYU IT Technology Leadership Program (TLP) offers five recent graduates the opportunity to grow their career in information technology. TLP consists of three sequential six-month rotational assignments in NYU IT departments.
Nominate an NYU student for the Max Goldstein Prize or George Sadowsky Award! Each $500 prize honors students who have used technology in an innovative fashion to better campus life and contribute to the NYU and NYC community.
HackNYU, NYU’s largest hackathon, managed entirely by students, is back for another exciting year! Join the global HackNYU adventure with 500+ students, professionals, hardware hobbyists, hackers, and designers for a weekend of creativity and innovation, Feb. 15-17.
The inaugural NYU Technology Summit celebrated the University’s collective accomplishments of using technology in innovative ways. NYU President Andrew Hamilton kicked off the day, followed by Len Peters, NYU IT CIO, and keynote speaker, Dr. Yann LeCun.
Foundation to Formation: Reshaping Information Technology at NYU Download an accessible PDF of the NYU IT 2018 annual report to read a message from Vice President and CIO Len Peters, insights from NYU IT leadership, and to learn about the accomplishments of NYU IT’s many teams during the previous academic year.
The organizers of the NYU Technology Summit are pleased to announce that the computer scientist and technology innovator, Dr. Yann LeCun, will be the keynote speaker at the Summit. Dr. LeCun is VP and Chief AI Scientist at Facebook and Silver Professor at NYU, affiliated with the Courant Institute and the NYU Center for Data […]
“It worked yesterday…why is it not working today?” exclaims a voice. Hidden behind black curtains, cardboard, and a sea of wires, two campers are sitting in front of screens of various sizes. “Come in, come in — this will be a spaceship tomorrow!” they laugh as they continue connecting wires. This is ITP Camp, 12 hours before the end-of-camp show.