Events

Oct01

The AI Trinity: Data + Algorithms + Infrastructure

Banatao Auditorium Sutardja Dai Hall
  • Anima Anandkumar, California Institute of Technology
AI at scale requires a perfect storm of data, algorithms and cloud infrastructure. Modern deep learning has relied on large labeled datasets for training. However, such datasets are not easily available in all domains, and are expensive/difficult to collect. By building intelligence into data collection and aggregation, we can drastically reduce data requirements. Additionally, algorithmic and...
Oct02

The challenge of big data and data science for the social sciences: Berkeley Distinguished Lectures in Data Science

190 Doe Library
  • Henry Brady, Dean, Goldman School of Public Policy
  • Henry Brady, Dean, Goldman School of Public Policy
The 2005 National Science Foundation workshop report on "Cyberinfrastructure for the Social and Behavioral Sciences" (Fran Berman and Henry Brady) argued that the methods of doing research in the social sciences would be transformed by big data and data science and that the social sciences should be centrally involved in studying the impacts of big data and data science on society. In "The...
Oct02

Texas Instruments Hand-On Workshop on Rapid Prototyping

Wozniak Lounge (430) Soda Hall
Learn to rapidly prototype using TI’s MSP432 Launchpad and the Grove Sensor Kit BoosterPack! Get started with Energia (TI’s Arduino-like software), out of the box code libraries, and the TI MSP432 LaunchPad & BoosterPack plug-in modules -Please bring your laptop with the Pre-work Software downloaded from the registration page: Register: https://goo.gl/forms/eTP1NKL1ARgjvgDf1
Oct03

A16Z Networking Day

Soda Breezeway Soda Hall
TBA
Oct03

Berkeley ACM A.M. Turing Laureate Lecture: Proofs, Knowledge, and Computation

Banatao Auditorium Sutardja Dai Hall
  • Silvio Micali, Ford Professor of Engineering, M.I.T
As part of a special series celebrating the 50th anniversary of Computer Science at Berkeley, where eight awardees of the highest honor in computer science reflect on their time during a golden age of CS research at Berkeley and look toward the future of research and technological development in their fields.
Oct03

Roblox Info-Session

Wozniak Lounge (430) Soda Hall
TBA
Oct04

A16Z Info-Session

Wozniak Lounge (430) Soda Hall
TBA
Oct08

Splunk Tech Talk

Wozniak Lounge (430) Soda Hall
  • Splunk
Splunk: From Machine Data to Operational Intelligence We take your machine data and make sense of it. IT sense. Security sense. Business sense. Common sense. Splunk products deliver visibility and insights for IT and the business. Are You Listening to Your Data? Come meet our Splunkers to learn more about all that Splunk has to offer! - Will there be food?: YES!! Recruiting for both...