IACS Seminar Series

IACS seminars are generally held every other Friday during the academic year, and are free and open to the public. No registration is required. Unless otherwise noted, all seminars will take place at Harvard University in Maxwell Dworkin G115.

The 2017-18 IACS Seminar Video Playlist can be found here.


January 26, 2018
Title: Geometric deep learning on graphs and manifolds: going beyond Euclidean data
Speaker: Michael Bronstein, Università della Svizzera italiana (Switzerland) and Tel Aviv University (Israel); Radcliffe Fellow

February 16, 2018
Title: Challenges and Considerations in Search Quality
Speaker: Isabelle Stanton, Software Engineer, Google

March 2, 2018
Title: Data Science Toward Understanding Human Learning and Improving Educational Practice
Speaker: Ken Koedinger, Professor of Human–Computer Interaction and Psychology, Carnegie Mellon University

March 23, 2018
Title: Data Science and Our Environment
Speaker: Francesca Dominici, Professor of Biostatistics, HSPH & Co-Director of the Harvard Data Science Initiative (HDSI)
Lunch WILL NOT be served. Location: Northwest Bldg. Room B103

April 6, 2018
Title: Annual Dean's Lecture on Computational Science and Engineering
David Spergel, Charles Young Professor of Astronomy, Princeton University & Founding Director, Center for Computational Astrophysics, Flatiron Institute

April 20, 2018
Title: Interactive Visual Discovery in Event Analytics: Electronic Health Records and Other Applications
Speaker: Ben Shneiderman, Professor of Computer Science, University of Maryland--College Park
Location: TBA