Meeting | April 29 | 1:30-2:30 p.m. | 1011 Evans Hall
The Berkeley Statistics and Machine Learning Forum meets weekly to discuss current applications across a wide variety of research domains and software methodologies. All interested members of the UC Berkeley and LBL communities are welcome and encouraged to attend.
Lecture | May 1 | 3:10-4 p.m. | 190 Doe Library
Shreeharsh Kelkar, Interpretive Social Scientist, UC Berkeley
"Data scientist, so says the Harvard Business Review, is the sexiest job of the 21st century. What accounts for the prestige that this new professional mode of knowledge production now enjoys across institutions ranging from non-profits to research labs, corporations, hospitals, and schools? Based on a two-year ethnographic study ... More >
Meeting | May 3 | 11 a.m.-12 p.m. | 190B Doe Library
The 'Information and Uncertainty in Data Science' Discussion Forum is a forum for open inquiry and discussion about a wide range of recurring data science fundamentals, including information, uncertainty, entropy, bits, probability, machine learning, generalization, and others. All interested members of the UC Berkeley, UCSF, LBL and LLNL communities are welcome and encouraged to attend.
Lecture | May 8 | 3-4 p.m. | 190 Doe Library
Claudia von Vacano, Executive Director, D-Lab, UC Berkeley
The Online Hate Index (OHI) is a research partnership between UC Berkeleys D-Lab and Google Jigsaw that seeks to improve society's understanding of online hate speech (from sources such as YouTube, Reddit, Twitter and other social media sites), including its prevalence over time, ... More >