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Events

Upcoming Events

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.
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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.
Hany Farid
Sep 5, 2017, 3:40 pm to 5:00 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?
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.
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Sep 14, 2017, 9:00 am to Sep 15, 2017, 5:00 pm
A robust dialogue about how to build more inclusive technical education and workplaces.
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).
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.
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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.
Hugo Evans
Sep 25, 2017, 2:10 pm to 3:30 pm
Hugo Evans is VP of Data Science at A.T. Kearney.
Mike Kelly
Oct 2, 2017, 2:10 pm to 3:30 pm
Mike Kelly is the CIO of Red Hat.
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Oct 5, 2017, 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Aurangzeb Khan
Oct 9, 2017, 2:10 pm to 3:30 pm
Aurangzeb Khan is the CEO of Altia Systems.
Josh Lauer
Oct 11, 2017, 4:10 pm to 5:30 pm
The untold history of our modern credit scoring system and how it emerged from a 19th-century surveillance infrastructure with huge archives of personal information.
Data Dialogs
Oct 23, 2017, 8:00 am to 5:00 pm
A one-day conference bringing together data experts from industry, research, and academia.
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Dec 21, 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.

Previous Events

Gilad Rosner
Mar 7, 2017, 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm
Gilad Rosner is the founder of the Internet of Things Privacy Forum.
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Mar 3, 2017, 3:10 pm to 5:00 pm
Laurin Weissinger
Feb 28, 2017, 12:30 pm to 1:30 pm
Laurin Weissinger is a doctoral candidate and cybersecurity researcher at Oxford University and a visiting scholar at UC Berkeley’s Center for Long-Term Cybersecurity.
Rob Sanderson (photo: Sarah Waldorf/Getty Center)
Feb 24, 2017, 3:10 pm to 5:00 pm
Rob Sanderson is a semantic architect at the Getty Center, Los Angeles, and a passionate advocate for open culture, linked open data, and the digitization of cultural heritage.
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Feb 23, 2017, 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm
How will the government address cybersecurity or privacy legislation? Will net-neutrality be reversed? Our all-star panel weighs in on what technology policy can we expect in 2017.
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Feb 15, 2017, 4:10 pm to 5:30 pm
How can online social media communities support and empower victims of sexual violence?
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Feb 15, 2017, 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Learn the fundamentals of machine learning, deep learning & artificial intelligence focused on newly optimized frameworks for Intel Architecture like Neon, Caffe, and Theano from professional and academic experts.
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Feb 15, 2017, 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
The world of computer security keeps changing. Mikko Hypponen will look at the latest big hacking cases and reveal what really went on.
Heather West
Feb 14, 2017, 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Heather West works on security, cybersecurity, data governance, and privacy in the digital age as a senior policy manager at Mozilla.
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Feb 10, 2017, 3:10 pm to 5:00 pm
Feb 9, 2017, 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm
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Feb 3, 2017, 3:10 pm to 5:00 pm
What if we take the central concept of information science and see where it leads?
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Jan 27, 2017, 3:10 pm to 5:00 pm
Reading analytics are a relatively new development but are being deployed in many contexts and at a variety of scales.
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Jan 26, 2017, 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm
A fun, informal event to learn computer security tools to protect yourself and others from hacking and surveillance.
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Jan 20, 2017, 3:10 pm to 5:00 pm
Library and bibliographical practices for discovery and access are based on now-obsolete assumptions that pre-date digital networks. So we need to go back to basics and build more useful designs based on contemporary assumptions.
Satish Ramachandran
Jan 18, 2017, 4:10 pm to 5:30 pm
Satish Ramachandran is the global head of design at Nutanix, where he applies design to reimagine enterprise computing.
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Jan 14, 2017, 2:00 pm
Honor summer and fall I School graduates with keynote speaker, student speaker, and presentation of the Hal R. Varian MIDS Capstone Award.
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Dec 19, 2016, 5:00 pm to 8:00 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.
Bill Marczak
Dec 9, 2016, 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
Bill Marczak researches nation-state information controls employed against dissidents and government malware tools.
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Dec 7, 2016, 2:00 pm to 3:30 pm
Try out students’ interactive inventions: whimsical and improbable devices designed to teach, solve problems, provoke thought, or create fun.

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