School of Information 2017 Winter Commencement
The commencement ceremony honors the class of 2016 with keynote speaker Judd Antin and student speaker.
The winter ceremony honors School of Information graduates from the summer and fall 2016 semesters.
Outstanding MIDS projects will be honored with the Hal R. Varian MIDS Capstone Award
Reception immediately following the ceremony.
Keynote Speaker: Judd Antin
Judd Antin is the director of research at Airbnb. In his research, Judd uses the methods and practices of UX and data science to study mediated interactions and the connections between attitudes and behaviors. His research draws from UX, HCI, social psychology, communication, behavioral economics, anthropology, and sociology. Judd was previously the manager of the Engagement and Core Experiences research group at Facebook.He earned a Ph.D. from the UC Berkeley School of Information in 2010.