CITRIS Research Exchange – Spring 2017

Free and open to the public, the CITRIS Research Exchange Seminar Series is a weekly dialogue highlighting leading voices on societal-scale technology challenges. Each one-hour seminar takes place on Wednesdays and starts at 12pm Pacific time, and is hosted live in the Banatao Auditorium at Sutardja Dai Hall on the UC Berkeley campus (*unless otherwise noted). Join the conversation online with #CITRISRE.

Please click the  Register button for each seminar you wish to attend and complete the EventBrite registration form. Lunch is provided at UC Berkeley for those who register in advance.

Interested in sponsoring a Research Exchange talk? Contact us by clicking  Sponsor an event.

Watch Spring 2017 Video Playlist on YouTube

Spring 2017 Schedule (PDF)

Jan 25, 2017

Transforming High School Computer Science: The Beauty and Joy of Computing (BJC)

Daniel Garcia

EECS, UC Berkeley

Feb 1, 2017

Machine Vision Innovations

Gary Bradski

Feb 8, 2017

Software Engineering with Machine Learning

Peter Norvig

Director of Research, Google Inc.

Feb 15, 2017

Tearing Down the Deep Learning Performance Wall

Greg Diamos


Feb 22, 2017

Daniel Fletcher

Department Chair, Bioengineering, UC Berkeley

No Webcast Available

Mar 1, 2017

Mobile Technologies for Health

Ida Sim

UC San Francisco

Mar 8, 2017

Computational Microscopy

Laura Waller

UC Berkeley

Mar 15, 2017

Growing Wikipedia Across Languages via Recommendations

Leila Zia


Mar 22, 2017

Neural Dust, A Platform for Neural Interfaces

Michel Maharbiz

EECS, UC Berkeley

Apr 5, 2017

Improving Solar Energy Delivery to Homes

Cindi Choi


Apr 12, 2017

USAID Learning Lab

Ticora Jones


No Webcast Available

Apr 26, 2017

Delivering Better Health via Drone

Keenan Wyrobek

Head of Product and Engineering, Zipline

May 3, 2017

Policy Entrepreneurship

Thomas Kalil

UC Berkeley and the Eric and Wendy Schmidt Group

Watch Video Archive of Past Talks on YouTube

CITRIS Research Exchange Archive

Spring 2020
Fall 2019
Spring 2019
Fall 2018
Spring 2018
Fall 2017
Spring 2017
Fall 2016
Spring 2016
Fall 2015
Spring 2015
Fall 2014
Spring 2014