Upcoming Events

Rob Sanderson
Mar 1, 2024, 3:10 pm to 5:00 pm
Rob Sanderson is senior director for digital cultural heritage at Yale University, where he works to harmonize and provide access to research quality data, in a human-oriented way.
Women in Data Science Worldwide | Berkeley
Mar 5, 2024, 9:00 am to 4:00 pm
Join us for a series of events celebrating Women in Data Science at UC Berkeley.
Abstract graphic depicting artificial intelligence
Mar 6, 2024, 9:30 am to 11:29 am
What implications does widespread biometric identification have on the future of privacy and surveillance?
 Inaugural UC Berkeley Tech Policy Summit & Tech Integrity Awards | Thurs. March 7, 2024
Mar 7, 2024, 8:30 am to 5:00 pm
Hear from notable thought leaders and celebrate individuals who have made significant impacts in tech policy governance, journalism, and innovation.
Javier Cha
Mar 8, 2024, 3:10 pm to 5:00 pm
Javier Cha is a medievalist, digital historian, and technologist and principal investigator of the Big Data Studies Lab.
BIG GIVE — 3.14.2024 — 10 years aglow — University of Califgornia, Berkeley
Mar 13, 2024, 9:00 pm to Mar 14, 2024, 9:00 pm
24-hour fundraising drive
Christine Borgman
Mar 15, 2024, 3:10 pm to 5:00 pm
Christine Borgman is a distinguished research professor in information studies at UCLA.
Mar 22, 2024, 3:10 pm to 5:00 pm
Anushah Hossain
Apr 5, 2024, 3:10 pm to 5:00 pm
Anushah Hossain considers what values and scripts were privileged in today’s core standards for multilingual digital communication — Unicode, OpenType, and more.
David S. H. Rosenthal
Apr 12, 2024, 3:10 pm to 5:00 pm
The world has been on a decades-long series of experiments trying to build successful decentralized systems marked almost entirely by failure.
Apr 17, 2024, 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.
Apr 25, 2024, 5:00 pm to 7:00 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.
May 9, 2024, 5:00 pm to 7:30 pm
Graduating MIMS students present their intriguing research projects and innovative new information systems. A panel of judges will select outstanding projects for the James R. Chen Award.
May 18, 2024, 2:00 pm
Honor the class of 2024 with keynote speaker, student speakers, and student awards.

Previous Events

Apr 15, 2010, 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm
A great chance for I School alumni, students, faculty, and friends to reconnect at a pre-talk reception. Geoff Nunberg, I School professor and the resident linguist on NPR's Fresh Air, offers his always interesting and entertaining insights in a lecture on "A (very) brief history of 'information'; or, what are we all doing here, anyway?"
Eric Goldman
Apr 14, 2010, 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm
Eric Goldman is an Internet lawyer and law professor at Santa Clara University
Tina Seelig
Mar 17, 2010, 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm
Tina Seelig shares surprising stories of true entrepreneurs overcoming obstacles, demonstrating that by creatively challenging assumptions, breaking the rules, and disregarding the impossible you can bring remarkable ideas to life.
Mar 15, 2010, 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Mar 12, 2010, 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Mar 12, 2010, 8:30 am to 5:30 pm
Conference to explore emerging legal and policy issues regarding cloud computing. Speakers from government, corporations, academia, and law firms will discuss privacy concerns, regulatory issues, consumer protection, intellectual property questions, and best practices.
Mar 6, 2010, 9:00 am to 5:00 pm
A one-day unconference for anyone interested in user experience, information architecture, interaction design, information management, information design, librarianship, online search, informatics, and related fields.
Ben Schneiderman
Mar 5, 2010, 2:30 pm to 4:00 pm
Ben Shneiderman is the founding director of the Human-Computer Interaction Laboratory at the University of Maryland at College Park and the author of Leonardo’s Laptop: Human Needs and the New Computing Technologies and Designing the User Interface.
Mar 3, 2010, 4:30 pm to 6:00 pm
For I School students and alumni
Feb 26, 2010, 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Daniel Scheinman
Feb 24, 2010, 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm
Daniel Scheinman, general manager of the Cisco Media Solutions Group, is a long-time champion for developing new, network-based distribution models for digital content.
Feb 12, 2010, 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Professor Pamela Samuelson
Feb 8, 2010, 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
Part of the Townsend Center for the Humanities' spring lecture series on Digital Technology in Humanities Scholarship.
Feb 3, 2010, 8:00 am to Feb 6, 2010, 5:00 pm
The fifth annual iConference, held at the University of Illinois, will examine the impacts of the iSchool movement. The conference will include presentations from four I School students will feature professor Marti Hearst as a keynote speaker.
Mano Marks
Jan 25, 2010, 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm
This workshop will introduce techniques for working with and mapping geospatial data in a variety of formats
Jan 25, 2010, 12:30 pm to 1:15 pm
Laurel Ruma is an expert on "Government 2.0" and the open government movement.