What’s Brewing in Science: Self-Driving Cars

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June 23, 2022 at 6 pm


Are you curious about how a car that drives itself works? Are you excited for a future where cars drive themselves? Do you wonder how we get to that point? Grab a drink and join Cape Fear Museum and UNCW professor Dr. Yang Song from the department of computer science at UNCW to learn about self-driving cars and how they may impact you in the future. In this interactive session, you will explore the potential social and economic impacts of self-driving cars.

About our Presenter:
Dr. Yang Song is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Computer Science at University of North Carolina Wilmington. He joined the department in August 2017. Dr. Song received his Ph.D. in Computer Science from the NC State University, M.S. in Computer Science and Technology from Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications, China, and B.S. in Computer Science and Technology from Beijing Institute of Technology, China. His specialty is applied machine learning and data mining. Dr. Song research primarily focuses on applying machine learning and data mining methods to improve human learning and exploring new machine learning and data mining challenges posed by learning and social science.

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