# Videos

Apr. 2018

Jeff Hawkins, Numenta

https://simons.berkeley.edu/talks/jeff-hawkins-4-17-18

Computational Theories of the Brain

https://simons.berkeley.edu/talks/jeff-hawkins-4-17-18

Computational Theories of the Brain

This workshop will focus on the problem of inferring structure from neuroscience data, including the following specific themes:

Playlist: 13 videos

The Boot Camp is intended to acquaint program participants with the key themes of the program. It will consist of four days of tutorial presentations, each with ample time for questions and discussion, as follows:

Playlist: 16 videos

Dec. 2017

On December 6th, 2017, incoming Simons Institute Director Shafi Goldwasser gave a briefing on Capitol Hill on cryptography, and the impact of government-funded basic research on society.

May. 2017

David Blei, Columbia University

Computational Challenges in Machine Learning

https://simons.berkeley.edu/talks/david-blei-2017-5-1

Computational Challenges in Machine Learning

https://simons.berkeley.edu/talks/david-blei-2017-5-1

Mar. 2017

Sanjeev Arora, Princeton University

Representation Learning

https://simons.berkeley.edu/talks/sanjeev-arora-2017-3-30

Representation Learning

https://simons.berkeley.edu/talks/sanjeev-arora-2017-3-30

The Simons Institute Open Lectures are aimed at a broad scientific audience and specialist seminars associated with particular programs.

Playlist: 4 videos

Apr. 11 – Apr. 15, 2016

Playlist: 28 videos

Nov. 2015

Michael Kearns, University of Pennsylvania

Algorithmic Game Theory and Practice

https://simons.berkeley.edu/talks/michael-kearns-2015-11-19

Algorithmic Game Theory and Practice

https://simons.berkeley.edu/talks/michael-kearns-2015-11-19

May. 2015

Dan Boneh, Stanford University

Theoretically Speaking Series

http://simons.berkeley.edu/events/theoretically-speaking-dan-boneh

Theoretically Speaking is produced by the Simons Institute for the Theory of Computing, with sponsorship from the Mathematical Sciences Research Institute (MSRI) and Berkeley City College. These presentations are supported in part by an award from the Simons Foundation.

Theoretically Speaking Series

http://simons.berkeley.edu/events/theoretically-speaking-dan-boneh

Theoretically Speaking is produced by the Simons Institute for the Theory of Computing, with sponsorship from the Mathematical Sciences Research Institute (MSRI) and Berkeley City College. These presentations are supported in part by an award from the Simons Foundation.

May 4 – May 8, 2015

Playlist: 6 videos

Mar. 2015

Ankur Moitra, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Information Theory, Learning and Big Data

http://simons.berkeley.edu/talks/ankur-moitra-2015-03-16

Information Theory, Learning and Big Data

http://simons.berkeley.edu/talks/ankur-moitra-2015-03-16

Dec. 2014

James R. Lee, University of Washington

Simons Institute Open Lectures

http://simons.berkeley.edu/events/openlectures2014-fall-4

Full title: The Unreasonable Effectiveness of Spectral Graph Theory: A Confluence of Algorithms, Geometry, and Physics

Simons Institute Open Lectures

http://simons.berkeley.edu/events/openlectures2014-fall-4

Full title: The Unreasonable Effectiveness of Spectral Graph Theory: A Confluence of Algorithms, Geometry, and Physics

Nov. 10 – Nov. 14, 2014

Playlist: 24 videos

Oct. 13 – Oct. 16, 2014

Playlist: 30 videos

Aug. 2014

Richard Karp, moderator, UC Berkeley

Ron Fagin, IBM Almaden

Russell Impagliazzo, UC San Diego

Sandy Irani, UC Irvine

Christos Papadimitriou, UC Berkeley

Omer Reingold, Microsoft Research

Michael Sipser, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Ryan Williams, Stanford University

http://simons.berkeley.edu/events/michael-sipser

Ron Fagin, IBM Almaden

Russell Impagliazzo, UC San Diego

Sandy Irani, UC Irvine

Christos Papadimitriou, UC Berkeley

Omer Reingold, Microsoft Research

Michael Sipser, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Ryan Williams, Stanford University

http://simons.berkeley.edu/events/michael-sipser

Jan. 15 – Jan. 18, 2014

Playlist: 16 videos

The Simons Institute Open Lectures are aimed at a broad scientific audience and specialist seminars associated with particular programs.

Playlist: 4 videos

Sept. 9 – Sept. 13, 2013

Playlist: 13 videos

Jun. 2013

Judea Pearl, UCLA

Symposium on Visions of the Theory of Computing, May 31, 2013, hosted by the Simons Institute for the Theory of Computing at UC Berkeley.

Symposium on Visions of the Theory of Computing, May 31, 2013, hosted by the Simons Institute for the Theory of Computing at UC Berkeley.

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