The Symbolic Systems Forum at Stanford
(The Public Sessions of Symsys 280, Symbolic Systems Research Seminar, 1 unit)
12:30-1:20 pm on Selected Mondays, in 460-126 (Margaret Jacks Hall)
(unless otherwise noted)
Everyone is welcome
Autumn Quarter Forums:
Oct. 15 Christina Wodtke, Computer Science Department, "Working with Story: Using Storytelling to Create Empathy and Communicate Value"
Oct. 29 Jennifer Burns, History Department, "Milton Friedman and the Long Bipartisan History of Universal Basic Income"
Nov. 12 Paul Kiparsky, Linguistics Department, "Traversing the Fitness Landscape"
Dec. 3 Zavain Dar ('10), Lux Capital, "Machine Learning and Empiricism from the Lens of Silicon Valley"
Winter Quarter Forums:
Jan. 14 Mykel Kochenderfer, Aeronautics & Astronautics and Computer Science Departments, "AI for Safety Critical Applications"
Feb. 4 Cynthia Lee, Computer Science Department, "Do as I Say, Not as I Do: Can We Avoid Imparting Human Biases to Computers?"
Feb. 25 Russ Poldrack, Psychology Department, "The Future of fMRI in Cognitive Neuroscience"
Mar. 11 Dan Yamins, Psychology Department, Title TBA
Spring Quarter Forums:
Apr. 8 Mark Algee-Hewitt, English Department, Title TBA
Apr. 22 Jennifer Pan, Communication Department, Title TBA
May 6 Karin Forssell, Education School, Title TBA
May 13 Ken Taylor, Philosophy Department, Title TBA
June 3 Senior Honors Students, Symbolic Systems Program, Annual Presentation of Honors Projects