Fall 2018 CITRIS (Center for Information Technology Research in the Interest of Society) Research Exchange Seminar Series

Free and open to the public, the CITRIS Research Exchange is a weekly dialogue highlighting leading voices on societal-scale technology challenges. Each one-hour seminar takes place on Wednesdays from 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm Pacific time, and is hosted live in the Banatao Auditorium at Sutardja Dai Hall on the UC Berkeley campus, unless otherwise noted* (the 9/26 talk has special event time and location).

Please click the Register button for each seminar you wish to attend and complete the EventBrite registration form.

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Date Photo Speaker Title Affiliation Time & Location CITRIS Themes Video Register
Sept 19 Xixi Zhu Xixi Zhu VP Business Development & Operations DNAlite Therapeutics 12-1pm Banatao Auditorium, Sutardja Dai Hall Biotech, Gene Therapy, Startups [wp-svg-icons icon="youtube" wrap="i"] Watch Video View Event Details
Sept 26 Kai-Fu Lee Chairman and CEO Sinovation Ventures 12:30-1:30pm *Spieker Forum, Chou Hall, Haas School *Overflow in Banatao Auditorium, 310 Sutardja Dai Hall Artificial Intelligence, Digital Transformation, Future Jobs  Berkeley Haas [wp-svg-icons icon="youtube" wrap="i"] Watch Video View Event Details
Oct 3 Samuel Woolley Director, DigIntel Lab Institute for the Future (IFTF) 12-1pm Banatao Auditorium, Sutardja Dai Hall Computational Propaganda, Bots, Disinformation [wp-svg-icons icon="youtube" wrap= "i"] Watch Video View Event Details
Oct 10 Anca Dragan Founder, InterACT Laboratory EECS, UC Berkeley 12-1pm Banatao Auditorium, Sutardja Dai Hall Robotics, Machine Learning, Cognitive Science, People and Robots No webcast for this talk – per speaker View Event Details
Oct 17 Peter Meyers Peter Meyers CEO Stand & Deliver Group 12-1pm Banatao Auditorium, Sutardja Dai Hall Leadership, Authority, Science Communication [wp-svg-icons icon="youtube" wrap= "i"] Watch Video View Event Details
Oct 24 Dawn Song Dawn Song Co-Founder Oasis Labs 12-1pm Banatao Auditorium, Sutardja Dai Hall Blockchain, Cryptography, Startups [wp-svg-icons icon="youtube" wrap= "i"] Watch Video View Event Details
Oct 31 Roya Pakzad Roya Pakzad Project Leader, Technology & Human Rights Global Digital Policy Incubator, Stanford University 12-1pm Banatao Auditorium, Sutardja Dai Hall Human Rights, Digital Governance, Artificial Intelligence [wp-svg-icons icon="youtube" wrap= "i"] Watch Video View Event Details
Nov 7 Holiday observance
Nov 14 Wes Valdes Wes Valdes CEO Intensive Monitoring International 12-1pm Banatao Auditorium, Sutardja Dai Hall Healthcare, Telemedicine, Virtual Care No webcast for this talk – per speaker View Event Details
Nov 21 Holiday observance
Nov 28 Rachel Slaybaugh Rachel Slaybaugh Program Director Nuclear Engineering, UC Berkeley; ARPA-E 12-1pm Banatao Auditorium, Sutardja Dai Hall Nuclear Engineering, Energy Economics, Data Analytics No webcast for this talk – per speaker View Event Details

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