Upcoming Events

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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Elaine Sedenberg
Nov 6, 2020, 3:10 pm to 5:00 pm
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?
Howard Besser (photo by Dan Streible:
Nov 13, 2020, 3:10 pm to 5:00 pm
Dec 9, 2020, 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Graduating MICS students present their cybersecurity projects.
Dec 10, 2020, 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
Denny Lee is a developer advocate at Databricks
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.
Jules S. Damji
Feb 2, 2021, 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
Jules S. Damji will provide a guided look at Delta Lake and MLflow.

Previous Events

May 7, 2019, 12:30 pm to 2:00 pm
Student project presentations from Info 256.
May 3, 2019, 3:10 pm to 5:00 pm
May 2, 2019, 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
I School students and alumni are invited to a meet-up and happy hour to meet new friends and mingle with old.
Apr 29, 2019, 10:30 am to 12:30 pm
As new sources of digital data proliferate in developing economies, there is the exciting possibility that such data could be used to transform development research and policy.
AnnaLee Saxenian
Apr 26, 2019, 3:10 pm to 5:00 pm
Dean AnnaLee Saxenian looks back at her 15 years as dean and discusses scenarios for the future.
Apr 24, 2019, 11:00 am to 12:00 pm
A panel of women in senior leadership roles in the technology sector discuss their experiences in an industry that continues to be largely male-dominated.
DataEDGE logo
Apr 23 2019 - 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.
Jeffrey MacKie-Mason
Apr 19, 2019, 3:10 pm to 5:00 pm
Jeff MacKie-Mason is the university librarian and co-chair of UC’s publisher negotiations team, which carried out the recent negotiations with Elsevier.
Dr. Andrew L. Brooks
Apr 17, 2019, 4:10 pm to 5:30 pm
Dr. Andrew L. Brooks is the Chief Data Scientist at the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency
Apr 12, 2019, 4:10 pm to 5:00 pm
North American premiere of In DOCAM’s Footsteps, a new documentary film with scenes shot in South Hall.
Apr 12, 2019, 3:10 pm to 4:00 pm
Instagram filters, Google Map’s live directions, and Pokémon Go demonstrate how augmented reality enhances “real life.”
Apr 5, 2019, 3:10 pm to 5:00 pm
Mar 22, 2019, 3:10 pm to 5:00 pm
How technical systems employing algorithms are shaping and displacing human decision-making.
Eric Horvitz
Mar 20, 2019, 3:30 pm to 5:00 pm
Eric Horvitz is a technical fellow and director at Microsoft Research.
Mar 16, 2019, 9:00 am to 6:30 pm
The premier student-run conference for the information community.
Big Give logo
Mar 13, 2019, 9:00 pm to Mar 14, 2019, 9:00 pm
Seize the moment during Big Give, Berkeley’s annual fundraising event.
Shoshanna Zuboff (photo by Sascha Pflaeging)
Mar 12, 2019, 2:40 pm to 4:30 pm
Workshop with Professor Shoshana Zuboff
Hany Farid
Mar 8, 2019, 3:10 pm to 5:00 pm
When algorithms are used for predicting recidivism, do they make the criminal justice system more fair and accurate, or do they perpetuate racial bias?
Victoria Coleman
Mar 6, 2019, 4:10 pm to 5:30 pm