The CITRIS Research Exchange (#CITRISRE) delivers fresh perspectives on information technology and society from distinguished academic, industry, and civic leaders.
Each seminar takes place on Wednesdays from 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm. Dates are listed below.
The Fall 2020 CITRIS Research Exchange will be virtual via Zoom. Register below to get details.
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Webinar recordings: Clear here to view the Fall 2020 CITRIS Research Exchange playlist on our YouTube Channel.
Sept 9, 2020
Inclusive Workforce Strategies: Enhancing the Future of Public Sector Work
Panelists include Elana Zeide (PULSE Fellow in Artificial Intelligence, Law & Policy, UCLA), Saurabh Sanghvi (Associate Partner, McKinsey & Company), and Scott Mauvais (Director of AI & Global Partnerships, Microsoft Philanthropies). Moderated by Brandie Nonnecke, CITRIS Policy Lab Director.
Sept 16, 2020
The New Era of University-Industry Alliances
Speaker: Karina Edmonds, VP Academies & University Alliances, SAP
Sept 23, 2020
Creating Positive Feedback Loops to Accelerate the Energy Transition
Speaker: Sarah Kurtz, Professor, School of Engineering (Materials Science and Engineering) Sciences, UC Merced
Sept 30, 2020
Data, Global Challenges, and Planetary Management
Speaker: Sol Hsiang, Professor, Goldman School of Public Policy, UC Berkeley
Oct 7, 2020
CITRIS Research Exchange
Speaker: Kamal Jethwani, Co-Founder and Chief Product and Technology Officer, Decimal.health
Oct 14, 2020
Medical Management in Epilepsy – A Journey into the Unknown
Speaker: Rachel Kuperman, Founder and CEO, Eysz Lab
Oct 21, 2020
CITRIS Research Exchange
Speaker: Glenda Humiston, VP of UC Agriculture and Natural Resources, UCOP
Oct 28, 2020
Blockchain for the Public Good
Panelists include Brian Behlendorf (Executive Director, Hyperledger), Ben Bartlett (Partner, Tackett Bartlett LLP), and Michele Benedetto Neitz (Professor of Law, Golden Gate University School of Law). Moderated by Camille Crittenden, Ph.D., Executive Director of CITRIS and the Banatao Institute.
Nov 4, 2020
Scientific Natural Language Processing and the Fight Against COVID-19
Speaker: Oren Etzioni, Chief Executive Officer, Allen Institute for AI
Nov 18, 2020
CITRIS COVID-19 Response Seed Award Outcomes
Panelists: TBD, will feature 2-3 Principal Investigators from our CITRIS COVID-19 Response Seed Award winners.