UC Berkeley Campus and Lab Tours

UC Berkeley Campus and Lab Tours

29 October 2017
1:30 pm – 5:00 pm
  • University of California, Berkeley
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UC Berkeley Campus and Lab Tours

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If you have registered to attend sessions, lunch and tours at UC Berkeley, you will have the option to sign up for a tour during the first three days of WCSJ2017. You may choose among several UC Berkeley tour options. Space is limited.

Tours will be filled on a first-come, first-served basis.

Robotics Lab Tours

Experience the world of advanced robotics in person at two of the most innovative robotics labs at UC Berkeley. Professors Ken Goldberg and Ronald Fearing will demonstrate their pioneering technologies in machine learning, biomimicry, artificial intelligence and human-machine interactions.

Goldberg Lab Tour Fearing Lab Tour
2:00 – 3:15 pm Capacity: 20 Capacity: 20
3:30 – 4:45 pm Capacity: 20 Capacity: 20

Campus Tour

Tour the UC Berkeley campus with student ambassadors, visiting the campus’s iconic bell tower, or campanile; Sproul Plaza, the birthplace of the Free Speech Movement; Memorial Stadium, the Cal Bears’ football arena that straddles an earthquake fault; and much more.

UC Berkeley Campus Tour
2:00 – 3:15 pm Capacity: 35
3:30 – 4:45 pm Capacity: 35

Campus Squirrel Tour –  The Original Nut Experts: Tree Squirrels

During this tour, Berkeley Ph.D. candidate Mikel Maria Delgado will discuss her research exploring how scatter-hoarding fox squirrels assess the food items they bury and use this information to make decisions about where to bury each nut. Her field studies have shown that these decisions are affected by the value of each nut, the threat of theft from competitors, and seasonal availability of food.

UC Berkeley Squirrel Tour
2:00 – 3:15 pm Capacity: 25
3:30 – 4:45 pm Capacity: 25