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Breaking and Entering: How to Get a Cybersecurity Job

Thursday, September 17, 2020 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Join Neil Daswani, co-author of the book Foundations of Security: What Every Programmer Needs To Know and co-director of the Stanford Advanced Computer Security Program, who will help you “break into” the cybersecurity field, regardless of your… Details

Create a Better User Experience

Tuesday, July 28, 2020 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
An introduction to utilizing artificial intelligence in digital interfaces In this webinar, Stanford Computer Science professor Michael Bernstein will teach you strategies for designing better, smarter user interactions by integrating… Details

Leadership in Turbulent Times

Wednesday, July 22, 2020 10:00 am - 11:00 am
This webinar stars Kaye Foster, former head of HR at Johnson & Johnson and Onyx Pharmaceuticals, Senior Advisor at Boston Consulting Group, Board Member at Agios Pharmaceuticals and Spelman College, and Chair of the Board at Glide Memorial… Details

So You Have a Business Idea...

Wednesday, July 15, 2020 8:00 am - 9:00 am
How to Create a Compelling Business for You and Your Stakeholders In this webinar, Stanford Professors Michael Lepech, Pedram Mokrian and Mike Lyons, who collectively have over 60 years of experience advising, investing in, and launching… Details

Improving Natural Language Understanding through Adversarial Testing

Wednesday, July 8, 2020 9:00 am - 10:00 am
Join Professor Potts for an overview of his course, Natural Language Understanding (XCS224U). He will focus specifically on the topic of "adversarial testing" in which developers challenge top-performing systems with examples that they suspect… Details

Cyber Security and COVID-19

April 21, 2020
Lessons from recent breaches and how the coronavirus is affecting computer security Over the last few years we’ve seen more and more organizations fall victim to cybersecurity mega-breaches. And now with thousands of businesses across the globe… Details

How to Be a Good Boss During Trying Times

April 16, 2020
In this free webinar, Professors Bob Sutton and Huggy Rao will offer guidance on how bosses can rise to the occasion. You Will Learn: WHAT leaders do during tough times is as important as HOW they do it How to use predictability, understanding,… Details

How to Be a Statistical Detective: Simple ways to sleuth out statistical errors

March 23, 2020
Join Dr. Sainani to learn how to apply the statistical sleuthing tools using real examples from medical literature. She will also review principles of effective statistics that can help prevent statistical errors from occurring in the first… Details

Going Viral: What We Can and Can't Design

February 29, 2020
Join Stanford Associate Professor of Computer Science Michael Bernstein for a discussion of how social systems are designed, with a focus on the fast-growing digital world. Using the concept of “going viral” as a microcosm of the larger world… Details