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Contact Name: 
Judie Daniel
Location: 
Bill & Melinda Gates Computer Science Complex and Dell Computer Science Hall
Date: 
Mar 6, 2013 1:30pm - 6:00pm

Ribbon Cutting Ceremony 1:30 pm

Join us to celebrate the new Bill & Melinda Gates Computer Science Complex and Dell Computer Science Hall (GDC)! UT President Bill Powers and Bill Gates will lead a dedication and ribbon-cutting ceremony. Due to space constraints, this event is by invitation only.

Tours & Open House 
2 pm - 4 pm

Explore the new building with a guided or self-guided tour. Highlights will include key components of the new facilities as well as an interactive showcase of the research and teaching currently happening in UTCS.

Bill Gates Student Talk 
3 pm - 4 pm

Bill Gates will speak to a student audience live and in person! Seating will be available to UTCS students in the who have secured tickets SAC Auditorium from the department prior to the event. The lecture will also be broadcast to in the SAC Ballroom with seating on a first-come, first-served basis for the larger UT student popluation and will be streamed live.

Due to the enthusiastic response, the Bill Gates lecture is now sold out. If you were unable to get your name on the wait list for a ticket, please join us in the SAC Ballroom and GDC Auditorium on March 6 where we will live stream the presentation!

>goto_GDC; Celebration!
 4 pm - 6 pm

When Bill Gates finishes speaking, we are throwing open the doors, turning up the music, and firing up the grill. Come back to the GDC atrium and courtyard for BBQ, live music, and good company.