School of Information Events

Upcoming Events

Friday, April 19, 2019

Moving Towards Open Scholarship: UC, Elsevier and All the Rest

Seminar | April 19 | 3:10-5 p.m. | 107 South Hall

 Jeff MacKie-Mason

 Information, School of

Jeff MacKie-Mason is the university librarian and co-chair of UCâs publisher negotiations team, which carried out the recent negotiations with Elsevier.

Friday, April 26, 2019

The I School in 2019: Where We’ve Been and Where We’re Going

Seminar | April 26 | 3:10-5 p.m. | 202 South Hall

 AnnaLee Saxenian

 Information, School of

Dean AnnaLee Saxenian looks back at her 15 years as dean and discusses scenarios for the future.

Friday, May 3, 2019

Information Access Seminar: Niloufar Salehi

Seminar | May 3 | 3:10-5 p.m. | 107 South Hall

 Niloufar Salehi

 Information, School of

Monday, May 13, 2019

Working the Double Bottom Line: The Promise and Limits of Social Enterprises in the Shadow of AI

Special Event | May 13 | 4-6 p.m. | 202 South Hall

 Mary L. Gray and Prayag Narula

 Information, School of

A conversation about âhumans in the loopâ who invisibly deliver on-demand task-based services and the lives of the people paid to train artificial intelligence.

Friday, May 17, 2019

Machine Learning for the Developing World using Mobile Communication Metadata

Seminar | May 17 | 3:10-5 p.m. | 107 South Hall

 Muhammad Raza Khan

 Information, School of

A report on Ph.D. dissertation research

Researchers working on the problems associated with the developed world generally have access to rich and diverse datasets like social media activity, sensors data, etc. However, the same is not correct about the developing world where access to comprehensive datasets is one of the most significant issues in the research. Social networks and...   More >