CITRIS Research Exchange – Spring 2020

CITRIS Research Exchange
Spring 2020 Schedule

CITRIS Research Exchange #CITRISRE

What?

The CITRIS Research Exchange (#CITRISRE) delivers fresh perspectives on information technology and society from distinguished academic, industry, and civic leaders.

When?

Each seminar takes place on Wednesdays from 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm. Dates are listed below.

Where?

The Banatao Auditorium at Sutardja Dai Hall on the UC Berkeley campus. Free and open to the public.

Have a suggestion for a speaker? Please use this form to suggest potential speakers for CITRIS Research Exchange. Because travel funds are limited, speakers based in Northern California are preferred. Thank you!

Jan
29
2020

Rama Akkiraju

Director at IBM Watson and "Forbes Top 20" in AI

RACE Your FACTs: Making AI Work for Enterprises

12-1pm, Banatao Auditorium, Sutardja Dai Hall

Feb
5
2020

Vincent Vanhoucke

Director of Google Brain Team and Robotics at Google

Closing the Perception-Actuation Loop Using Machine Learning: New Perspectives and Strategies

12-1pm, Banatao Auditorium, Sutardja Dai Hall

Feb
12
2020

Mallik Tatipamula

CTO for Ericsson Silicon Valley, innovating in 5G and IoT

with Yogesh Bhatt - VP of Products, Ericsson

Harnessing the Power of 5G, Edge Computing, and AI/ML for IoT Applications

12-1pm, Banatao Auditorium, Sutardja Dai Hall

Feb
19
2020

Maggi Kelly

Director of Geospatial Innovation Facility at UC Berkeley

Mapping for Impact in a Changing California

12-1pm, Banatao Auditorium, Sutardja Dai Hall​

Feb
26
2020

Jen Schradie

Author, filmmaker, digital society researcher at Sciences Po in Paris

The Revolution That Wasn’t: How Digital Activism Favors Conservatives

12-1pm, Banatao Auditorium, Sutardja Dai Hall

Mar
4
2020

Grace Gu

“Innovator Under 35” by MIT Technology Review for bioinspired materials

Deep learning for materials design and manufacturing

12-1pm, Banatao Auditorium, Sutardja Dai Hall

Mar
11
2020

Stephen Robinson

Former NASA astronaut, researching human survival in extreme hazards

Talk Title: TBA

12-1pm, Banatao Auditorium, Sutardja Dai Hall

Mar
18
2020

Sarah Kurtz

Accelerating California’s energy revolution through research and education

Creating Positive Feedback Loops to Accelerate the Energy Transition

12-1pm, Banatao Auditorium, Sutardja Dai Hall

Apr
1
2020

Karina Edmonds

University Lead for Google Cloud AI, tech transfer expert

Advancing Top Research via Machine Learning Services

12-1pm, Banatao Auditorium, Sutardja Dai Hall

Apr
8
2020

Solomon Hsiang

Chancellor’s Professor of Public Policy focused on climate change

Data, Global Challenges, and Planetary Management

12-1pm, Banatao Auditorium, Sutardja Dai Hall

Suggest a speaker for CITRIS Research Exchange by filling out this form. Interested in being a sponsor for a CITRIS Research Exchange talk? Contact us at citrismembership@citris-uc.org