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Oct 26 2020
ICHORA 2020: Archives and the Digital World, October 26-30
ICHORA 2020: Archives and the Digital World

UMSI is proud to host the 9th International Conference on the History of Records and Archives (ICHORA).

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Mon, 10/26/2020, 12 pm - Fri, 10/30/2020, 4 pm
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Oct 27 2020
Peter Schwardmann
SBEE seminar series: Peter Schwardmann

"Self-Persuasion: Evidence from Field Experiments at Two International Debating Competitions," presented by Peter Schwardmann, a behavioral economist at LMU-Munich.

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Tue, 10/27/2020, 10 am - 11:15 am
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Oct 27 2020
Marcy Klevorn
Innovation & Transformation in the Digital Age with Marcy Klevorn

Former Chief Transformation Officer at Ford, Marcy Klevorn presents a talk on how future technologists could lead change. 

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Tue, 10/27/2020, 12 pm - 1 pm
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Oct 28 2020
Jason Hahn
The Gaming Business and the Future of Esports: A Conversation with Activision Blizzard's Head of Strategic Initiatives Jason Hahn

Hahn will join UMSI Professor Barry Fishman to explore the current state of the esports business, its future and the roles that colleges and universities may play in helping to shape this space.

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Wed, 10/28/2020, 7 pm
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Oct 29 2020
Alexa Hanna
MISC talk: Beyond Bias: Algorithmic Unfairness, Infrastructure, and Genealogies of Data 

Alex Hanna, a research scientist at Google, looks at some of the deeper issues with data used in AI.

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Thu, 10/29/2020, 11 am
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Oct 29 2020
Sharad Goel
DS/CSS Seminar: Sharad Goel

Stanford's Sharad Goel shares a simple statistical trick to estimate the amount of "double voting" in his presentation, "One Person, One Vote."

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Thu, 10/29/2020, 12 pm - 1 pm
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Nov 3 2020
SBEE Benjamin Enke
SBEE seminar series: Benjamin Enke

The Social, Behavioral and Experimental Economics seminar series presents Benjamin Enke of Harvard University, speaking on "Moral Universalism: Economic and Political Applications."

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Tue, 11/03/2020, 10 am - 11:15 am
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Nov 5 2020
DS/CSS Seminar: Denis Parra

Associate Professor Denis Parra, PUC Chile, will speak on "AI for Visual and Musical Arts: Recommendation Systems, Intelligent User Interfaces and Generative Models."

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Thu, 11/05/2020, 12 pm - 1 pm
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Nov 12 2020
Jenn Wortman Vaughn
DS/CSS Seminar: Jenn Wortman Vaughn

Jenn Wortman Vaughn, a senior principal researcher at Microsoft, will discuss understanding the role that people play in the machine learning life cycle.

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Thu, 11/12/2020, 12 pm - 1 pm
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