Brendan Iribe Center

Architect: HDR Inc.
Client/Owner: UMD

the Brendan Iribe Center will be a hub for technology at the heart of a new innovation district, among high-tech companies, government agencies and institutional colleagues.

Bringing together the university’s top-ranked Department of Computer Science and its renowned Institute for Advanced Computer Studies (UMIACS), the building’s six floors of specialized labs will support groundbreaking research in virtual and augmented reality, artificial intelligence, robotics, computer vision, algorithms, programming languages and systems.

The building is 215,600 gross square feet with a 5,300-square-foot makerspace, 785 seats of instructional space, with 13 computer labs, 8 classrooms, 5 seminar rooms & 20,000 square foot of community space.