The Penn Database Group meets weekly, on Fridays in the DSL Conference Room (in Moore 100). We also generally support remote participation via Zoom.

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DateTopic / PaperPresenter
1/20Welcome back / Planning
2/3Responsible data management, ethical data management and analysis Julia Stoyanovich (Talk for DSL seminar)
2/10KÙZU∗ Graph Database Management SystemSoonbo Han
2/17Lux: Always-on Visualization Recommendations for Exploratory Dataframe WorkflowsSusan Davidson
3/10(Spring Term Break)
3/17(PhD Open House)
3/24Diablo: A Benchmark Suite for BlockchainsBhavana Mehta
4/14The State of the Art in Distributed Query Processing (Kossman 2000)Phillip Hilliard
4/21TBDPeizhi Wu
4/28TBDJiaming Liang