Berkeley Security Seminar: Fall 2022

The Berkeley Security Seminar strives to foster greater discussion and collaboration between researchers at Berkeley and outside researchers and engineers who work on large-scale security and privacy. Once or twice a month, we bring in an external speaker for a technical talk on Fridays from 11:00AM to 12:00pm on Zoom and in-person, followed by individual meetings with students, postdocs, and faculty.
Please see the Current Seminar Schedule for this semester's talks. We also have a public Google calendar you can subscribe to for up-to-date changes and talk reminders.

Speaker Schedule

Date Speaker Title Abstract
August 26 Franzi Roesner (UW) Attacking the Brain: Security and Privacy Case Studies in Online Advertising, Misinformation, and Augmented Reality [LINK]
September 2 Alex Stamos (Stanford) Trust & Safety: An exciting research frontier with real human impact [LINK]
September 9 Alexander Viand (ETH Zurich) Useable FHE: Challenges & Opportunities [LINK]
September 30 Bijeeta Pal (Snapchat) Might I Get Pwned: A Second Generation Compromised Credential Checking Service [LINK]
October 7 Kimberly Ruth (Stanford) TBD [LINK]
October 12 Chris Wood (Cloudflare) TBD [LINK]
October 21 Emmett Witchel (UT Austin) TBD (cross-listed with Sky seminar, at 12PM) [LINK]
November 2 Ke Wu (Cornell) TBD [LINK]
November 16 Srinath Setty (MSR) TBD [LINK]
November 30 Derek Leung (MIT) TBD [LINK]

Info for Speakers

The audience for this seminar typically consists of PhD students, postdocs, and faculty in the security group at Berkeley. Given the nature of this audience, speakers should give concrete, technical talks (similar to talks at academic security conferences); expect lots of questions and technical discussion! The most well-received talks have focused on discussing one or two specific projects in depth; broad overview and recruiting talks are not an appropriate fit for this forum. If you conduct work on important security and privacy issues and are interested in giving a technical talk, please contact Emma Dauterman (edauterman@)!

Past Seminars

Spring 2022
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Spring 2020
Fall 2019
Spring 2019
Fall 2018
Spring 2018
Fall 2017
Spring 2017
Fall 2016
Spring 2016
Fall 2015
Spring 2015

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