The Stanford Computer Science Department was founded in 1965.  A half-century on, the department is a force for innovation, scientific discovery and world-wide impact.  We are particularly proud of the graduates of our programs, many of whom are leaders in academia, industry and government.

-Prof. Alex Aiken, Chair


Wednesday, January 25, 2017
A group of computer scientists create an artificially intelligent diagnosis algorithm for skin cancer that matched the performance of board-certified dermatologists.
Thursday, December 1, 2016
A computer scientist discusses how to ​apply revolutionary design with information technologies to influence behavior.
Thursday, November 17, 2016
A professor of computer science discusses how to make better decisions and explains why people sometimes make seemingly reasonable yet irrational ones.
Thursday, November 17, 2016
What if the smartest minds of our generation could be brought together with a single click? A computer scientist explains how design and technology intertwine in crowdsourcing.


Monday, February 20
8:00 am
Wednesday, February 22
12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
Wednesday, February 22
5:00 pm
Thursday, February 23
(All day)