Upcoming Events for the UC Technology Community

Amy Neeser and colleague at UC Tech Conference 2022

Events for the UC Tech community help introduce new skills, resources, perspectives and people. Mark your calendar with these upcoming events, and send events to share with others: Contact us

UPCOMING EVENTS

Wednesday, September 28, 12 noon -1:00 pm
Environmental Justice in the San Joaquin Valley
UC ANR Hispanic Heritage Month / UC ANR (Division of Agriculture and Natural Resources)
Speaker: Jose Pablo Ortiz-Partida, Ph.D.

Monday, October 3, 8 am – 3:30 pm
ATXPO 2022: 9th Annual Academic Technology Conference
UC Berkeley (Host), UCSF and other Bay Area higher education institutions
Keynote workshop lead: Dr. Jenae Cohn

Tuesday, October 4, 11 am-12:00 noon
Accessibility and Security Panel Discussion
UC Cybersecurity Awareness Month / UCSF
Panel Discussion led by: Cecile Puretz, Assistant Director of Disability Access & Inclusion, UCSF

Wednesday, October 5, 12:00 noon – 1:00 pm
State of Authentication, 2022
UC Cybersecurity Awareness Month / UC Santa Barbara
Speaker: Chad Spensky, Founder & CEO – Allthenticate

Wednesday, October 5, 1 pm – 2:00 pm
Healthy Living
UC ANR Hispanic Heritage Month/ UC ANR (Division of Agriculture and Natural Resources)
Speaker: Susana L. Matias Medrano, Ph.D., UC Cooperative Extension specialist in the Department of Nutritional Sciences & Toxicology at Berkeley

Thursday, October 6, 8 am – 4:00 pm (in-person or online)
Annual University of California A.I. in Radiology Conference
UC San Diego
This one-day program will showcase multiple efforts and activities across multiple UC Campuses dealing with Artificial Intelligence projects and solutions

Wednesday, October 12, 9 am – 10:00 am
Information Technology Policy & Security (ITPS) Community of Interest
UC Office of the President, please contact Robert Smith, Systemwide IT Policy Director, to be added to the mailing list and receive invitatations to this meeting, which occurs on the 2nd Wednesday of each month.
This systemwide group is open to all UC information security professionals, all UC Workforce members who have information security as a portion of their job responsibilities, and anyone at UC who is interested in cybersecurity.

Wednesday, October 12, 12 noon – 1:00 pm
Mayan Pollinating Techniques
UC ANR Hispanic Heritage Month / UC ANR (Division of Agriculture and Natural Resources)
Speaker: Magda Argueta

Thursday, October 13, 1 pm – 2:00 pm
Climate Change Effects
UC ANR Hispanic Heritage Month / UC ANR (Division of Agriculture and Natural Resources)
Speaker: Samuel Sandoval Solis

Friday, October 14, 2-3:00 pm
Education Sector: Back-to-School for Cyber Criminals Too
UC Cybersecurity Awareness Month/ UC Irvine
Speaker: Yu Chao, Cyber Threat Warning Analyst, California Cybersecurity Integration Center (Cal-CSIC)

Monday, October 17, 12:00 noon – 1 pm
Privacy & Cybersecurity Law 101
UC Cybersecurity Awareness Month/ UC Santa Barbara
Speaker: Reema Moussa

Tuesday, October 18, 8:00 am – 7:00 pm – Thursday, October 20, 7:00 am – 3:30 pm
The California Agricultural & Robotics Technology Forum (aka FIRA)
University of California Agriculture and Natural Resources (UC ANR)
Speakers: Karen Ross, Secretary of the California Department of Food and Agriculture (CDFA); Ben Alfi, Co-Founder of Blue White Robotics; and others

Wednesday, October 19, 12:00 noon – 1 pm
We Like Your Product – Can You Pass Our 26-Page Security Assessment?
UC Cybersecurity Awareness Month/ UC Santa Barbara
Speaker: John Green, VP and Chief Security Technologist at Aruba

Wednesday, October 19, 2-3:00 pm
Cyber Threats and Trends in 2022
UC Cybersecurity Awareness Month/ UC Irvine
Speaker: Bryan Willett, Supervisory Special Agent (SSA), FBI

Thursday, October 20, 10:30 am – 12:30 pm
BICG Summit

Business Intelligence Collaboration Group (BICG) – business intelligence across the University of California/ UC Irvine
Speakers include: Larry Coon, Ryan Cherland, Tony Hwang and Ray Vadnais

Thursday, October 20, 12 noon – 1 pm
Human Hacking / Social Engineering
UC Cybersecurity Awareness Month/ UC Santa Barbara
Speaker: Chad Spensky, Founder & CEO – Allthenticate

Friday, October 21, 12 noon – 1 pm
Zoom Security & Awesome New Features
UC Cybersecurity Awareness Month/ UC Santa Barbara
Speaker: Giselle Brun, Zoom 

Monday, October 24, 10 – 11 am
Social Engineering
UC Cybersecurity Awareness Month/ UCSF
Speaker: Rosa L. Smothers, Senior Vice President of Cyber Operations at KnowBe4 

Tuesday, October 25 – Friday, October 28, 2022
Educause 2022
Denver, Colorado 

Wednesday, October 26, 12 noon – 1 pm
Hacking” is Not a Bad Word
UC Cybersecurity Awareness Month/ UC Santa Barbara
Speaker: Chad Spensky, Founder & CEO – Allthenticatens at KnowBe4 

Thursday, October 27, 2-3:00 pm
You are the Gatekeeper
UC Cybersecurity Awareness Month/ UC Irvine
Speaker: Orange County District’s Office

Friday, October 28, 12 noon – 1:30 pm
Social Media Privacy and Security Best Practices
UC Cybersecurity Awareness Month/ UC Santa Cruz
Speakers: Researcher and PhD Candidate at Cornell University, Diana Freed; PhD student in Computer Science at University of Maryland, Julio Poveda; and UCSC ITS Compliance Coordinator, Cecilia Carrillo

Wednesday November 2 – Thursday, November 3, 2022
Educause 2022
Online 


PAST EVENTS

Tuesday, September 27, 3-3:30 pm
Disrupting Prior Auth (Twitter Spaces)
UCSF Center for Digital Health Innovation
Speaker: Aaron Neinstein, MD


Events are provided by colleagues and we work to ensure they are current. Please let us know if you have additional events to provide the UC Tech community for the purpose of learning new skills and perspectives and/or as an occasion to meet/network with colleagues. Contact us

[Photo caption: Amy Neeser, UC Berkeley and a colleague from the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory. Pictured here at the UC Tech Conference in 2022, during a session discussing the Women in High Performance Computing Bay Area Chapter which they co-founded.]

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