School of Information Events

Upcoming Events

Wednesday, August 28, 2019

Citizen Clinic Information Session

Special Event | August 28 | 4-6 p.m. | B Hearst Field Annex

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Learn how Berkeley students are defending civil society organizations from cyberattacks, disinformation, and online abuse.


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Friday, September 6, 2019

Machine Learning, Archives and Special Collections

Seminar | September 6 | 3:10-5 p.m. | 107 South Hall

 Clifford Lynch

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The most significant near-term applications for machine learning in archives and special collections.

Friday, September 20, 2019

The Citizen Clinic

Seminar | September 20 | 3:10-5 p.m. | 107 South Hall

 Sean Brooks

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The Center for Long-Term Cybersecurityâs Citizen Clinic is the world's first public interest cybersecurity clinic.

Monday, September 23, 2019

Towards an Artificial Intuition: Conversational Markers of (Anti)Social Dynamics

Lecture | September 23 | 4:10-5:30 p.m. | 202 South Hall

 Cristian Danescu-Niculescu-Mizil

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Can conversational dynamics â the nature of the back and forth between people â predict outcomes of social interactions? This talk will describe efforts on developing an artificial intuition about ongoing conversations, by modeling the subtle pragmatic and rhetorical choices of the participants.

The resulting framework distills emerging conversational patterns that can point to the...   More >

Friday, September 27, 2019

101st Birthday Celebration

Special Event | September 27 | 2-4 p.m. | 202 South Hall

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In 1918, UC Berkeley began a full-time program in library science. Join us to celebrate the 101st birthday and history of the I School, SIMS, SLIS, and School of Librarianship.

Friday, October 4, 2019

This School’s Social Mission: The Early Days

Seminar | October 4 | 3:10-5 p.m. | 107 South Hall

 Michael Buckland

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This School was founded in 1918 on a strong social agenda; Professor Buckland will review the past 101 years of its mission.

Friday, October 11, 2019

Information Access Seminar: Howard Besser

Seminar | October 11 | 3:10-5 p.m. | 107 South Hall

 Howard Besser

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Friday, October 18, 2019

Information Access Seminar: Aditya Parameswaran

Seminar | October 18 | 3:10-5 p.m. | 107 South Hall

 Aditya Parameswaran

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Friday, December 6, 2019

Information Access Seminar: Clifford Lynch

Seminar | December 6 | 3:10-5 p.m. | 107 South Hall

 Clifford Lynch

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