Events Fall 2020

Sixth Annual Industry Day

Thursday, November 5th, 2020, 9:30 am1:30 pm

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The goal of the day is to foster exchange and collaboration between the Institute’s Industry Partners and graduate students, postdoctoral research fellows and senior researchers at the Institute and on the broader Berkeley campus. This event will be held virtually on Zoom, and a draft of the schedule is available below. 

Participation is open to the Simons Institute's Industry Partners and Sponsors, and to others by invitation. Learn more about our Industry Partnerships program here, or contact Senior Development Director Amy Ambrose for further information.

Schedule (subject to change):

9:00 a.m.

Shafi Goldwasser, Simons Institute Director

9:05 a.m.

Upcoming programs

Computer Systems
Interpretable Machine Learning
Data-Driven Biology
Statistical Inference

9:35 a.m.


9:42 a.m.

Lightning talks by Research Fellows

Jalaj Bhandari
Lin Chen
Ahmed El Alaoui
Aditya Grover
Michael  Kim
Galyna Livshyts
Vidya Muthukumar
Ashwin Pananjady
Mohamad Kazem Shirani Faradonbeh
Erik Waingarten
Zhaoran Wang
Lin Yang
Zhuoran Yang
Christina Yu

11:00 a.m.

Meet the Research Fellows

11:15 a.m.

Industrial Partner presentations

11:50 a.m.

Networking Break via Gather.Town

12:05 p.m. Industrial Partner presentations
12:45 p.m. Final Remarks
12:50 p.m. Networking Session via Gather.Town