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CITRIS Big Data Seminar Series 9/23
October 8, 2013 - 8:53pm
SSB 170
Sustainable Infrastructures Mar 16 2016
Auto use is growing globally, along with the environmental and societal problems it generates, climate change most notably. A recent slowdown in the growth in vehicle-miles-traveled in the U.S. and Europe, however, has raised hopes that some parts of the world may have reached “peak driving.”  What is behind this recent slowdown, and is it a true or temporary peak?  Answering these questions requires a close look at the behavior underlying these trends and at the numerous economic, technological, and cultural changes that are driving changes in travel behavior.  In...
Mar 11 2016
Dale Dougherty of Maker Media will be presenting a talk as part of our Frontiers in Information Technology speaker series.Dale Dougherty is the founder and CEO of Maker Media, Inc. in Sebastopol, CA. Maker Media produces Make Magazine, which launched in 2005, and Maker Faire, which was held first in the San Francisco Bay Area in 2006. MAKE has been the catalyst for a worldwide Maker Movement that is transforming innovation in industry, hands-on learning in education and the personal lives of makers of all ages. MAKE invites everyone to become a maker, and integrate...
Sustainable Infrastructures Mar 09 2016
RSVP here: http://giving.ucmerced.edu/s/1650/index.aspx?sid=1650&gid=1&pgid=1261Chancellor Dorothy Leland of the University of California, Merced cordially invites you to the Vital and Alice Pellissier Family Distinguished Speaker Series presenting Jay Famiglietti, Professor of Earth System Science at the University of California, Irvine, “Satellite Observations of the Epic California Drought: Realities of 21st Century Water Sustainability”Dr. Jay FamigliettiJay Famiglietti is a hydrologist and a professor of Earth System Science at the University of California, Irvine (...
Mar 09 2016
Parisa Tabriz manages Google's information security engineering team at Google, which is responsible for improving Google's product security. This team of "hired hackers" conducts security design and code reviews, builds and enhances Google technology to make secure development possible and easy, conducts security engineering training, and does vulnerability response. Parisa received her B.S. and M.S. from the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign and was advised by Nikita Borisov.This talk is co-sponsored by FEM Tech Berkeley.Free and open to the public.  ...