Kempner Seminar Series

A research-level seminar series exploring recent advances in the field of intelligence.


The Kempner Seminar Series brings leading intelligence researchers to Harvard to discuss their latest research and findings. Seminars are held on Fridays in-person at Harvard’s Science and Engineering Complex in Allston, MA.

Explore the Series

Visit our event calendar to search for all upcoming events in the series, and to check for updates on seminar topics.

A note on transportation: The Kempner often provides shuttle service between Longwood and Allston for Kempner Seminar Series events. Please check a given seminar’s event page on our calendar to see if a shuttle is offered, and to sign up for the shuttle.

Up Next

Brian DePasquale
Assistant Professor of Biomedical Engineering at Boston University
May 17, 2024 | 2:15 PM | SEC LL2.224

Alison Gopnik
Professor of Psychology and Affiliate Professor of Philosophy at the University of California at Berkeley
May 31, 2024 | 2:15 PM | SEC LL2.224

Past speakers

Visit our events calendar to see past speakers in the Kempner Seminar Series, or to explore other Kempner Institute events.