Upcoming Events

Nov 22, 2019, 3:10 pm to 5:00 pm
Nov 25, 2019, 4:10 pm to 5:30 pm
How practitioners think about design for algorithmic systems and products.
Nick Sullivan
Dec 4, 2019, 5:30 pm to 6:30 pm
The evolution of cryptography on the Internet, with Nick Sullivan of Cloudflare.
Yoav Artzi
Dec 6, 2019, 11:10 am to 12:00 pm
Dec 6, 2019, 3:10 pm to 5:00 pm
Jan 13, 2020, 12:00 pm
Honor the class of 2019 with keynote speaker, student speakers, and presentation of capstone awards.
Mar 2 2020 - All-day event
A one-day technical conference bringing together data scientists and professionals from around the globe to discuss the latest research and applications of data science.
Mar 12, 2020, 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Discover how the Organization for Transformative Works built a model for non-corporate, user-driven, online participatory cultures.
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Apr 28 2020 - All-day event
Are you and your organization taking advantage of the opportunities created by the flood of new data? The DataEDGE conference will bring you up to speed on the data revolution.

Previous Events

Sean Zadig
Sep 28, 2017, 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
In 2014, Yahoo faced a sophisticated attack by Russian intelligence services. What did Yahoo learn, and is this the new normal?
Sep 26, 2017, 12:30 pm to 5:00 pm
Thinking about applying to the MIMS program? Come visit us on campus and experience the MIMS community, classes, and culture first-hand.
Kai Haley
Sep 25, 2017, 5:10 pm to 6:00 pm
Kai Haley of Google discusses design portfolios and her own journey into UX design.
Sep 25, 2017, 9:30 am to 10:30 am
Please join Dean AnnaLee Saxenian to discuss some of the difficult issues surrounding speech.
Sep 22, 2017, 1:10 pm to 5:00 pm
An afternoon of short reports by colleagues and collaborators on the academic work and interests of the late Ray Larson.
Richard (Dick) D. Daniels
Sep 18, 2017, 2:10 pm to 3:30 pm
Richard Daniels is executive vice president and chief information officer for Kaiser Foundation Hospitals and Health Plan, Inc.
Betsy Cooper
Sep 15, 2017, 3:10 pm to 5:10 pm
Betsy Cooper is the executive director of the Center for Long-Term Cybersecurity (CLTC).
Sep 14, 2017, 1:30 pm to Sep 15, 2017, 5:00 pm
A robust dialogue about how to build more inclusive technical education and workplaces.
Stephen Comstock
Sep 11, 2017, 2:10 pm to 3:30 pm
Stephen Comstock is the CIO of CBS Interactive, the digital division of CBS.
Abigail De Kosnik
Sep 8, 2017, 3:10 pm to 5:00 pm
Abigail De Kosnik is an associate professor of New Media and Theater, Dance & Performance Studies.
Hany Farid
Sep 5, 2017, 4:10 pm to 5:30 pm
Online platforms today are being used in deplorably diverse ways. How can technology companies allow the free flow of ideas while reining in abuses?
Aug 28, 2017, 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Graduating MIDS students present their data science projects. A panel of judges will select two outstanding projects for the Hal R. Varian MIDS Capstone Award.
Clifford Lynch
Aug 25, 2017, 3:10 pm to 5:00 pm
Clifford Lynch introduces the “age of algorithms” and suggests opportunities for future research.
Daniel Gillick
Jul 28, 2017, 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
Daniel Gillick is a research scientist at Google, where he focuses on natural language processing. 
Vartika Singh
Jul 21, 2017, 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
Vartika Singh is a data science architect at Cloudera.
Lina Nilsson
Jul 11, 2017, 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
Lina Nilsson is a biochemical engineer and the COO of Enlitic, a medical deep learning company.
Dr. James G. Shanahan
Jul 6, 2017, 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
Using lens of reverse mode autodiff, with examples and Jupyter notebooks in Python and TensorFlow.
Richard Socher
Jun 20, 2017, 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
Richard Socher is the chief scientist at Salesforce and researches artificial intelligence (deep learning, natural language processing, and computer vision)
Prabhat, National Energy Research Scientific Computing Center
May 23, 2017, 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
Deep learning has enabled major breakthroughs in the fields of computer vision, speech recognition, and control systems.
May 13, 2017, 12:00 pm
Honor the class of 2017 with keynote speaker, student speakers, and presentation of the James R. Chen Awards and the Hal R. Varian MIDS Capstone Award.