Upcoming Events

Vini Jaiswal
Oct 28, 2021, 5:30 pm to 6:30 pm
Vini Jaiswal explains the “data lakehouse” data paradigm, which provides all of the capabilities needed to train and deploy machine learning models.
University of California - California Digital Library
Oct 29, 2021, 3:10 pm to 5:00 pm
How and why the ​University of California migrated its ten campuses, two regional library facilities, ​and  California Digital Librar​y to a single centralized catalog system.
Doris Lee
Nov 5, 2021, 12:10 pm to 2:00 pm
Dr. Doris Lee presents her dissertation research enabling data analysts to identify trends and patterns, generate and verify hypotheses, and detect outliers and anomalies.
Nov 5, 2021, 3:10 pm to 5:00 pm
PhiloBiblon is a database of primary sources for the study of medieval Iberian culture, built on a Wikibase platform.
The Bancroft Library (photo by John Martinez Pavliga)
Nov 12, 2021, 3:10 pm to 5:00 pm
Mary Elings and Christina V. Fidler discuss the Bancroft Library’s approach to managing born-digital collections and building a sustainable digital archives program.
Nov 19, 2021, 3:10 pm to 5:00 pm
Dec 8, 2021, 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.
Dec 16, 2021, 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.

Previous Events

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
Francois Callewaert
Oct 8, 2020, 5:30 pm to 6:30 pm
A typical day in the life of a data scientist, with a demo of data engineering, data analysis, and data science using Spark SQL, Spark ML, Delta, and Redash.
Sep 25, 2020, 2:00 pm to 3:30 pm
Join us to celebrate the history of the I School, SIMS, SLIS, and School of Librarianship.
Sep 11, 2020, 3:10 pm to 5:00 pm
Information access seminar, with Wayne de Fremery and Michael Buckland
Clifford Lynch
Aug 28, 2020, 3:10 pm to 5:00 pm
An inside look at the US National Academies committee and their report