Upcoming Events

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.
Oct 24, 2017, 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
MIDS students and alumni are invited to mingle over beverages & bites in the one-of-a-kind Autodesk Gallery.
Alberto Cairo
Oct 25, 2017, 4:10 pm to 5:30 pm
With facts and truth increasingly under assault, sifting through the visual information and misinformation is more critical than ever.
David Sanger (photo: Miller Center, Charlottesville, Virginia
Nov 1, 2017, 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Nov 9, 2017, 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Connect with other MIDS students and alumni or learn more about the degree program.
Nov 15, 2017, 4:10 pm to 8:00 pm
School of Information Ph.D. students share their innovative research with the community.
Camille François
Nov 16, 2017, 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
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.
Jan 21, 2018, 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.
Dan Jurafsky
Jan 31, 2018, 4:10 pm to 5:30 pm
A linguistic analysis of policy body-camera data from traffic stops reveals race-based differences. How can the findings improve police-community relations?

Previous Events

Jan 6, 2016, 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm
The capstone project is the culmination of of the Master of Information & Data Science program. Join us for an online showcase of the Fall 2015 semester’s groundbreaking projects.
Dec 14, 2015, 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm
Student projects ranging from computer-generated sonnets to detecting common technical interview questions, from identifying an elite Yelp reviewer to emojineering.
Dec 7, 2015, 3:30 pm to 5:00 pm
Projects use brainwave, heart rate, body movement, and other bio-sensing technologies for affective computing, context-aware security, e-commerce, neuro-marketing, privacy, quantified self, sentiment analysis, user interfaces, and more.
Dec 3, 2015, 5:30 pm to 7:00 pm
Come meet the inaugural class of fellows from the Center for Technology, Society & Policy and learn about their projects.
Dec 3, 2015, 3:40 pm to 5:30 pm
Final project presentations from the Information-Centric Entrepreneurship & Startup Strategies course
Joanne McNabb
Dec 1, 2015, 12:00 pm
Joanne McNabb is the director of privacy education and policy in the California Department of Justice.
Nov 20, 2015, 3:10 pm to 5:00 pm
Nov 19 2015 - All-day event
Be a part of Berkeley’s annual 24-hour fundraising campaign to support students, faculty, and research.
Dale Dougherty
Nov 18, 2015, 4:10 pm to 5:30 pm
How media and events play an essential role in organizing and spreading the Maker movement.
Nov 14, 2015, 4:30 pm to 7:00 pm
Nov 13, 2015, 3:10 pm to 5:00 pm
Nov 13, 2015, 8:00 am to 5:00 pm
A one-day conference bringing together data experts from industry, research, and academia.
Nov 5, 2015, 5:00 pm to 6:30 pm
Thinking about attending the School of Information? Come to our open house to meet current students and learn more about the MIMS program.
Oct 30, 2015, 3:10 pm to 5:00 pm
Oct 30, 2015, 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm
A master class with Julian Oliver on networked surveillance, threat-modeling, and mitigation.
Carey Nachenberg
Oct 27, 2015, 12:00 pm
Oct 23, 2015, 3:10 pm to 5:00 pm