Welcome to the 23rd Annual LIDS Student Conference

The annual LIDS Student Conference is a student-organized, student-run conference that provides an opportunity for graduate students to present their research to peers as well as to the community at large.

Past years: 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011

Conference registration is now open!


Plenary speakers

We are delighted to have with us as distinguished plenary speakers:

  • Francesco Borrelli
    Howard Penn Brown Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering
    University of California, Berkeley

  • Michael I. Jordan
    Pehong Chen Distinguished Professor, Department of EECS, Department of Statistics
    AMP Lab, Berkeley AI Research Lab
    University of California, Berkeley

  • Nancy A. Lynch
    NEC Professor of Software Science and Engineering, Department of EECS
    Theory of Distributed Systems Group, CSAIL
    Massachusetts Institute of Technology

  • Abhay Parekh
    Co-founder and CEO, Lytmus
    Adjunct Professor, Department of EECS
    University of California, Berkeley

More conference related information will be posted soon.


Don't hesitate to contact the conference co-chairs regarding any conference-related questions.


We would like to thank the following sponsors of the 2018 LIDS Student Conference for their support: