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The School of Information 2019 graduation ceremony celebrated outstanding MIMS and MIDS capstone projects and outstanding faculty and students.
Thejo Kote (MIMS 2011)
I School alumnus Thejo Kote, MIMS ’11, launched spend management startup Airbase after raising $7 million of Series A venture capital funding.
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Polymorph Labs, an advertising startup founded by I School alumni Satish Polisetti and Dhawal Mujumdar, announced that Walmart Media Group has acquired its technology and assets.
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Marti Hearst’s research finds that grouping words visually that have related meaning improves people’s ability to detect underlying categories.
Josh Blumenstock at the Artifical Intelligence for Economic Development conference
Prof Blumenstock received the Faculty Award for Research in the Public Interest for his research at the intersection of machine learning and development economics.
Steve Weber & Gabriel Nicholas
Prof Steve Weber and Gabriel Nicholas (MIMS ’18) co-author an article for GlobalAsia explaining how digital technology has created economic rivalries.
Joshua Blumenstock
Joshua Blumenstock cautions that new digital methods of approaching issues of poverty must be used as a complement to more traditional approaches.
Deirdre K. Mulligan
Berkeley and 20 other universities are forming a new consortium, the Public Interest Technology University Network (PIT-UN), to support the development of new technologies, and to explore what policies and safeguards must be put into place to ensure that they will work for the benefit of society.
Christina Papadimitriou at MIDS Immersion with Oski
MIDS student Christina Papadimitriou received the Spring Paul Fasana LGBTQ Studies Fellowship for research using data science for LGBTQ rights.
Sudha Subramanian
MIDS student Sudha Subramanian received the Spring 2019 Jack Larson Data for Good Fellowship for her research using data science to understand homelessness.

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