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
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.
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.


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)