Thursday, May 10, 2018
Presentation | May 10 | 9:30-10:30 a.m. | 490 Cory Hall
Joseph Greenspun, UC Berkeley
Workshop | May 10 – 11, 2018 every day | 10 a.m.-4 p.m. | UC Botanical Garden
This two-day class will focus on flowers and introduce you to the fascinating world of Botanical Art. Catherine Watters will teach you to observe, measure and draw plants in great detail and with botanical accuracy. Students will work with graphite, colored pencil and watercolors. All levels are welcome.
$190, $175 members
Presentation | May 10 | 12-2 p.m. | Morgan Hall, Morgan Lounge
Come and hear the final presentations of UC Berkeleys first Farm Bill Graduate Seminar and learn about emerging marker bills and pressing issues in our nations largest omnibus food and agriculture legislation. This two-hour cross-disciplinary seminar will feature student research and policy briefs on proposed improvements to the Farm Bill.
Topics will include:
- The Elephant in the Farm... More >
Colloquium | May 10 | 1-2 p.m. | 465H Soda Hall
Neeraja J. Yadwadkar, UC Berkeley
In this talk, I argue that advancements in machine learning can be leveraged to manage and optimize contemporary distributed systems by deriving actionable insights from performance data. To realize this vision of model-based resource management, we show how to deal with the key challenges of data-driven models: uncertainty in predictions, cost of training, and cost of updating the models.