Wednesday, June 12, 2019
Conference/Symposium | June 12 – 13, 2019 every day | 8:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m. | Boalt Hall, School of Law
The GC Institute is an executive level program designed for high potential legal executives looking to develop and enhance their leadership skills. We are unique in that we focus specifically on legal leadership challenges, rather than technology, sales or general leadership as do many other programs. Our sessions are taught and facilitated by Fortune 1000 General Counsel and UC Berkeley faculty... More >
Seminar | June 12 | 12-1:30 p.m. | 560 Evans Hall
Aaron Hertzmann, Adobe Research
A long-standing puzzle in perception is the question: why is it so easy for us to understand shape in line drawings, even though they do not correspond to any real-world percept? Past theories have been unsatisfactory, for example, hypothesizing that line drawings are a culturally-specific learned language, or that line drawings trick V1 into treating lines as step edges at object contours. I... More >
Workshop | June 12 | 1:30-4 p.m. | 28 University Hall
This course details the process of establishing links between data sources using manual and automated methods. Emphasis is placed on supplemental referencing syntax to establish and manage calculation links.
* Leverage Structured Reference syntax for Table objects.
* Utilize Relative and Absolute referencing syntax to effectively replicate calculations.
* Link cell... More >
Seminar | June 12 | 2:10-3 p.m. | 939 Evans Hall
Michael Freedman, Microsoft and UCSB
I’ll discuss a spin-off from joint work with Stanford physicists: Lenny Susskind and Adam Brown. We find an upper bound on the volume of balls in a Riemannian manifold $X$ somewhat stronger (i.e. smaller) than that obtained by comparing to the hyperbolic space of equal dimension and Ricci quadratic from agreeing with the minimum value achieved on $X$. The new idea is a method, “coefficient... More >