Stanford Data Science / Infoseminar
Winter 2015
Stanford Data Science / Infoseminar is a weekly event held at Stanford that brings together people interested in big data, analytics, databases, and other interesting computer science topics.



The Stanford Data Science / Infoseminar is held during the winter quarter only. It is organized by Jure Leskovec and the Stanford Data Science Initiative. The seminar is sponsored by the Stanford Computer Forum.

Videos of the lectures are available here.


Date Speaker Title (link to abstract) Slides Video
Jan 09 2015 David Lobell, Stanford, EESS From bytes to bites: How data science might help feed the world Youtube
Jan 16 2015 Gary King, Harvard Reverse-Engineering Censorship in China PDF SCPD
Jan 23 2015 Ron Fagin, IBM Research Applying theory to practice (and practice to theory) SCPD
Jan 30 2015 Arun Majumdar, Stanford Complex Coupled Networked Systems SCPD
Feb 6 2015 Mike Snyder, Stanford, School of Medicine
Feb 13 2015 Phil Levis, Stanford
Feb 20 2015 Alexey Pozdnukhov, UC Berkeley
Feb 27 2015 Thomas G. Dietterich, Oregon State
Mar 6 2015 Andrew Eland, Google
Mar 13 2015 Shivakumar Venkataraman, Google