CITRIS Research Exchange Schedule for spring 2014

CITRIS Research Exchange Schedule for spring 2014

The first talk of the CITRIS Research Exchange series will take place on January 22, 2014. The seminars are held in the Banatao Auditorium of Sutardja Dai Hall on the UC Berkeley campus, and box lunches are provided at UC Berkeley with registration.

CITRIS Research Exchange Schedule for spring 2014

Jan 22, 2014 – Cognitive Computing for Utilities featuring David Haussler, Distinguished Engineer, IBM

Jan 29, 2014 – Does Rebound Offset the Savings from Energy Efficiency? featuring Severin Borenstein, Co-Director, Energy Institute at Haas

Feb 5, 2014 – Health Care Price Transparency featuring Christopher Waley, Analytics Associate, Castlight Health

Feb 12, 2014 – Breaking the Habits of Economic Growth: An Imperative for a Low Carbon Transformation featuring Harold Wilhite, Professor, Centre for Development and the Environment

Feb 19, 2014 – Crowdsourcing in Policy-Making: The Impact of Blended Expertise on Law-Making Process featuring Tanja Aitamurto, Visiting Scholar, Data and Democracy Initiative at UC Berkeley

Feb 26, 2014 – Themes of California Water Plan Update: Integrate, Align & Invest featuring Kamyar Guivetchi, California Department of Water Resources

Mar 5, 2014 – Innovations in Disaster Relief Work featuring Brian Fishman, Philanthropic Engineer, Palantir Technologies

Mar 12, 2014 – Future of Demand Side Energy Management – Opportunities and Challenges featuring Steven Schiller, Chair Emeritus, CA Energy Efficiency Industry Council

Mar 19, 2014 – OpenROV: Open Source Underwater Robots for Exploration and Education featuring David Lang, OpenROV

Apr 2, 2014 – Games for Change featuring Brenda Romero, UC Santa Cruz

Apr 9, 2014 – Enabling a Sustainable Energy Infrastructure featuring David Culler, UC Berkeley

Apr 16, 2014 – In Drought and Deluge: How Applied Hydroinformatics are Becoming Standard Operating Data for All Californians featuring Joshua Viers, UC Merced

Apr 23, 2014 – Renewables Integration and Grid Management: The Role of Storage and Electric Vehicles featuring Carla Peterman, Commissioner of the California Energy Commission

Apr 30, 2014 – Telehealth Challenges in the Future featuring Birthe Irene Dinesen, Aalborg University

May 7, 2014 – Intermittency-Friendly Community Scale Renewable Energy Microgrids featuring Michael Isaacson, UC Santa Cruz

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Registration for each event (by the Monday prior at 3pm) is required to ensure lunch at UC Berkeley at