Upcoming Events

Jan 21, 2021, 5:30 pm to 6:30 pm
Denny Lee is a developer advocate at Databricks
Nick Merrill
Jan 22, 2021, 3:10 pm to 5:00 pm
Recent moral panic around Internet fragmentation hides the uncomfortable truth: the Internet has always been affected by political realities. Our measurements reveal a multi-polar Internet.
Yan Chen
Jan 22, 2021, 4:10 pm to 5:30 pm
How team identity boosts worker engagement in a gig economy.
Leonardo Bursztyn
Jan 25, 2021, 4:10 pm to 5:30 pm
Can widespread misperceptions about others’ beliefs sustain social norms? How do social norms change when new information becomes available?
Clifford Lynch
Jan 29, 2021, 3:10 pm to 5:00 pm
Emerging science nationalism and its implications for the research enterprise and the global system of scholarly communication.
 Paul Niehaus
Jan 29, 2021, 4:10 pm to 5:30 pm
Cash transfers to people in extreme poverty have become a policy tool of choice; should policy-makers go all the way to Universal Basic Income?
David S. H. Rosenthal
Feb 5, 2021, 3:10 pm to 5:00 pm
David S. H. Rosenthal is the co-founder of the LOCKSS program at Stanford University.
Jules S. Damji
Feb 10, 2021, 5:30 pm to 6:30 pm
Jules S. Damji surveys emerging technologies to address the challenges of data at scale
Information: A Historical Companion. Edited by Ann Blair, Paul Duguid, Anja-Silvia Goeing, and Anthony Grafton
Feb 12, 2021, 3:10 pm to 5:00 pm
Paul Duguid discusses his new book, Information: Information: A Historical Companion, a landmark history that traces the creation, management, and sharing of information through six centuries.
Feb 19, 2021, 3:10 pm to 5:00 pm
Marcia J. Bates
Mar 5, 2021, 3:10 pm to 5:00 pm
An overview of the last 50 years of information science research on information seeking and transfer.
Clifford Lynch
Mar 12, 2021, 3:10 pm to 5:00 pm
Leslie Johnston
Mar 19, 2021, 3:10 pm to 5:00 pm
Leslie Johnston is director of digital preservation at the U.S. National Archives.
Ron Day
Apr 23, 2021, 3:10 pm to 5:00 pm
Clifford Lynch
Apr 30, 2021, 3:10 pm to 5:00 pm

Previous Events

Dec 17, 2020, 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.
Dec 9, 2020, 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Graduating MICS students present their cybersecurity projects.
Dec 1 2020 - All-day event
Give to support the I School’s Diversity, Inclusion, Equity, and Belonging efforts.
Ideology and Libraries: California, Diplomacy, and Occupied Japan 1945-1952
Nov 20, 2020, 3:10 pm to 5:00 pm
Howard Besser (photo by Dan Streible:
Nov 13, 2020, 3:10 pm to 5:00 pm
Privacy-protection measures from a project training librarians as community privacy advocates.
Rochelle Terman
Nov 12, 2020, 5:00 pm to 6:30 pm
New research shows that “naming and shaming” can be counterproductive and even dangerous.
Nov 12, 2020, 10:00 am to 12:00 pm
How can technology be designed and deployed to make cybersecurity more accessible to underserved populations?
Elaine Sedenberg
Nov 6, 2020, 3:10 pm to 5:00 pm
Elaine Sedenberg leads global research and academic engagement for Facebook’s Privacy and Data Policy team.
Doug May
Nov 5, 2020, 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
Industry-specific Databricks case studies and an introduction to selling the value of data-centric solutions.
Peter Schwartz
Nov 4, 2020, 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Peter Schwartz is one of the world’s most experienced, insightful, and entertaining analysts of the digital revolution.
Oct 30, 2020, 3:10 pm to 5:00 pm
Salwa Ismail is associate university librarian for digital initiatives and information technology and associate CIO for UC Berkeley Library.
Oct 27, 2020, 11:00 am to 12:00 pm
AI policy experts discuss the surprising ways that industries are approaching AI development more cautiously and cooperatively.
Daniel V. Pitti
Oct 23, 2020, 3:10 pm to 5:00 pm
An overview of the Social Networks and Archival Context Cooperative, its past, and its future.
Josh Kallmer
Oct 22, 2020, 11:00 am to 12:00 pm
A conversation with Josh Kallmer, head of global public policy and government relations at Zoom
Oct 17, 2020, 9:30 am to Oct 18, 2020, 1:30 pm
The 11th annual InfoCamp is themed around living through a unique time in history. The two-day event, led by IMSA, features an ideathon and a speaker series. The event is free and open to everyone in the information community.
CTSP: Center for Technology, Society, and Policy
Oct 15, 2020, 5:10 pm to 6:00 pm
Join CTSP and IMSA to brainstorm ideas for projects that address the challenges of technology, society, and policy.
Oct 14 2020 - All-day event
A virtual conference exploring organized technology refusal from historical and contemporary vantage points