Upcoming Events

Dec 7, 2022, 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Graduating MICS students present their cybersecurity projects. A panel of judges will select an outstanding project for the Lily L. Chang MICS Capstone Award.
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Dec 8, 2022, 5:00 pm to 7:30 pm
Join Cyversity and the UC Berkeley Center for Long-Term Cybersecurity for this special end-of-year event!
Dec 15, 2022, 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Graduating MIDS students present their data science projects. A panel of judges will select an outstanding project for the Hal R. Varian MIDS Capstone Award.
25 Years of MIMS
Feb 25 2023 - All-day event
Celebrate the 25th Anniversary of the Master of Information Management and Systems (MIMS) program with fun and informative activities, networking, a dinner event, and more.

Previous Events

Clifford Lynch
Dec 2, 2022, 3:10 pm to 5:00 pm
Stewardship and preservation issues related to social media.
David Rand headshot
Nov 30, 2022, 4:10 pm to 5:30 pm
David Rand is a leading expert in the psychology of misinformation. Rand is a systems biologist and psychologist and runs MIT’s Human Cooperation Lab.
Rose Gottemoeller headshot
Nov 28, 2022, 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm
The international security challenges posed by emerging technologies and how to best to govern them.
Nov 18, 2022, 3:10 pm to 5:00 pm
Kate Starbird
Nov 16, 2022, 4:10 pm to 5:30 pm
Kate Starbird is a leading expert on how people use social media to seek, share, and make sense of information and misinformation.
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Nov 15 2022 - All-day event
Your gifts to the I School and the Center for Long-Term Cybersecurity will support diversity, equity, inclusion, belonging, and justice (DEIBJ) in tech.
Jessica Hullman
Nov 9, 2022, 4:10 pm to 5:30 pm
Jessica Hullman is a leading expert in information visualization and uncertainty. Hullman is an information scientist and computer scientist by training, and an associate professor at Northwestern University.
Benjamin W. Bahney of Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
Nov 7, 2022, 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Why is there a new US Space Force, and what is the role of space in military and strategic competition with major powers?
Clifford Lynch
Nov 4, 2022, 3:10 pm to 5:00 pm
Thoughts on stewardship of the scholarly and cultural record from adjunct professor Clifford Lynch.
Valentin Hofmann
Nov 4, 2022, 11:10 am to 12:30 pm
Valentin Hofmann researches the intersection of NLP, linguistics, and computational social science, with specific interests in tokenization, socially and temporally aware NLP systems, and computational models of political ideology.
Katerina Linos
Nov 2, 2022, 4:10 pm to 5:30 pm
Legal scholar Katerina Linos discusses how government and international organization actions can create information vacuums, creating space for misinformation to spread among migrants and refugees.
Oct 28, 2022, 2:30 pm to 4:00 pm
In 1918, UC Berkeley began a full-time program in library science. Join us to celebrate the 104th birthday and history of the I School, SIMS, SLIS, and School of Librarianship.
Oct 27, 2022, 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Decentralized autonomous organizations (DAOs) promise radical new forms of collective organization and ownership. But can they deliver?
Jeff Hancock
Oct 26, 2022, 4:10 pm to 5:30 pm
Jeff Hancock is a leading expert on technology’s role in deception and trust. Hancock is a psychologist and a professor at Stanford University in Communication.
Oct 21, 2022, 3:10 pm to 5:00 pm
Short reports from Arogya Koirala, Shai Dhaliwal, Calvin Lee, Alan Kyle, Sarah Barrington, Ameya Naik, and Siddharth Adelkar
Oct 21, 2022, 11:10 am to 12:30 pm
Jeff Wu is a research engineer at OpenAI working on language modeling (e.g. GPT-2) and alignment (InstructGPT).
Oct 21, 2022, 9:30 am to 11:00 am
A hands-on workshop focusing on restorative justice.
Screenshot: Amazon’s Mechanical Turk
Oct 14, 2022, 3:10 pm to 5:00 pm
Crowdsourcing data has recently become mostly unusable. Catherine Marshall uncovers what’s happening.
Alex Tamkin
Oct 14, 2022, 11:10 am to 12:30 pm
Alex Tamkin is a Ph.D. student researching self-supervised learning, especially in multimodal and domain-general settings.
Book cover: “The Political Lives of Information Information” by Janaki Srinivasan
Oct 12, 2022, 4:10 pm to 5:30 pm
How the definition, production, and leveraging of information are shaped by caste, class, and gender, and the implications for development.