Playlist: 24 videos
Playlist: 20 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
Mar. 2017
Robert Schapire, Microsoft Research
Simons Institute Open Lecture Series
Jun. 2016
Stephen Boyd, Stanford University
Real-Time Decision Making
Apr. 11 – Apr. 15, 2016
Playlist: 28 videos
Nov. 2015
Michael Kearns, University of Pennsylvania
Algorithmic Game Theory and Practice
Mar. 2015
Ankur Moitra, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Information Theory, Learning and Big Data
Mar. 2015
Alon Orlitsky, UC San Diego
Simons Institute Open Lectures

Sections of the recording containing clips from "The Imitation Game" have been removed from the YouTube version. The full recording is available at
Dec. 2014
James R. Lee, University of Washington
Simons Institute Open Lectures

Full title: The Unreasonable Effectiveness of Spectral Graph Theory: A Confluence of Algorithms, Geometry, and Physics
Nov. 10 – Nov. 14, 2014
Playlist: 24 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
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.

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