School of Information 2018 Winter Commencement
The commencement ceremony honors the class of 2017 with keynote speaker David Reiley and a student speaker.
The winter ceremony honors School of Information graduates from the summer and fall 2017 semesters.
Outstanding MIDS projects will be honored with the Hal R. Varian MIDS Capstone Award
Reception immediately following the ceremony.
Keynote Speaker: David Reiley
David Reiley is an economist in the advertising-science group at Pandora and an adjunct professor at the UC Berkeley School of Information, where he teaches a course on field experiments in the data science program. He previously spent more than seven years at Google and Yahoo! Research, primarily working on experiments to measure the effects of online advertising. He started my career as an economics professor at Vanderbilt University and at the University of Arizona.