Calendar for Spring Semester 2016

May 13th, 2016 Pushpendra Rastogi, Johns Hopkins University Best of Both Worlds: Neural Encoding with Structured Decoding
May 2nd, 2016 Sameer Singh, University of Washington Interactive Machine Learning for Information Extraction
Apr 29th, 2016 Steve Cherek and Vinit Verma, ExxonMobil Analytics - An insightful enabler across the hydrocarbon value chain
Apr 22nd, 2016 Milind Tambe, University of Southern California Security Games: Key Algorithmic Principles, Deployed Applications and Research Challenges
Apr 1st, 2016 Niket Tandon, Max Planck Institute for Informatics Commonsense knowledge harvesting from the web
Mar 11th, 2016 Parag Singla Exploiting Symmetries in Statistical (Relational) Models for Efficient Inference
Feb 25th, 2016 Ankit Anand Exploiting Symmetries in Sequential Decision Making under Uncertainity
Feb 25th, 2016 Virendrakumar Bhavsar, University of New Brunswick Similarity of Weighted Tree/Graph Structures and Applications
Feb 19th, 2016 Luis von Ahn, Carnegie Mellon University Optimizing Education through Massive Amounts of Data
Jan 29th, 2016 P. R. Rajakrishnan Investigating Locality Effects and Surprisal in Written English Syntactic Choice Phenomena
Jan 28th, 2016 Jatin Batra New Approximation Schemes for Unsplittable flow on a Path
Jan 19th, 2016 Assaf Schuster, Technion – Israel Institute of Technology Monitoring Big, Distributed, Streaming Data
Jan 8th, 2016 Akshat Kumar, Singapore Management University Automated Planning and Decision Making Using Probabilistic Inference
jan 4th, 2016 Sayan Ranu, IIT Madras Mining Communication Motifs in Dynamic Networks