talks and events

Distinguished Speaker

Taking off the Blindfold: Visualizing Dynamic State
Bret Victor,
Thu Sep 27 15:30:00 EDT 2012

Explaining AdaBoost
Robert Schapire,
Wed Jul 25 15:30:00 EDT 2012

Bringing (Web) Databases to the Masses
Alon Halevy, Google
Wed Jun 27 15:30:00 EDT 2012

Beyond Jeopardy! The Future of DeepQA
David Ferrucci, IBM’s T.J. Watson’s Research Center
Wed May 30 15:30:00 EDT 2012

Mobilizing Health
Deborah Estrin, UCLA Computer Science Department, MobilizeLabs, Co-Founder Open mHealth
Wed May 09 15:30:00 EDT 2012

Convex Optimization: From Real-Time Embedded to Large-Scale Distributed
Stephen Boyd, Stanford University
Wed Nov 16 15:30:00 EST 2011

Algorithms, Graph Theory and the Solution of Laplacian Linear Equations
Dan Spielman, Yale
Wed Aug 24 15:30:00 EDT 2011

Distinguished Speaker: Hackers and Inventors
Pablos Holman, The Intellectual Ventures Lab
Mon Jul 25 15:30:00 EDT 2011

Why net neutrality is a bad idea
Jon Crowcroft, Cambridge University and Wolfson College
Tue Jul 05 15:30:00 EDT 2011

Cybersecurity: What are the Right Questions?
Susan Landau, Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study
Thu May 12 15:30:00 EDT 2011

Challenges and Rewards of Space Exploration
Cinzia Zuffada, Jet Propulsion Laboratory
Wed Sep 15 15:30:00 EDT 2010

Sustainable Computing and Telecom Can Contribute to Limiting Global Climatic Disruption
Larry Smarr, Dept. of Computer Science and Engineering, Jacobs School of Engineering, UCSD; Director, California Institute for Telecommunications and Information Technology
Wed Jul 28 15:30:00 EDT 2010

Cutting the Electric Bill for Internet-Scale Systems
Bruce Maggs, Duke University
Mon Jul 12 15:30:00 EDT 2010

Cognitive User Interfaces: An Engineering Approach
Steve Young, Machine Intelligence Laboratory, Cambridge University Engineering Department, UK
Thu May 07 16:12:00 EDT 2009

The Evolution of Internet Threats: A Case for Security in the Network Cloud
Farnam Jahanian, University of Michigan, Computer Science and Engineering
Wed Dec 10 13:32:00 EST 2008

PLOW: A Collaborative Task Learning Agent
James Allen, Institute for Human and Machine Cognition
Wed Jul 16 13:40:00 EDT 2008

Recent Directions in Nonparametric Bayesian Machine Learning
Zoubin Ghahramani,
Mon Mar 24 13:44:00 EDT 2008