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Events Calendar

09 Feb
Special Event
Integrative Learning Center
Saturday, 02/09/2019 (All day) to Sunday, 02/10/2019 (All day)

HackHer413 is the first all-women and non-binary student's hackathon in Western Massachusetts, hosted in the Integrative Learning Center February 9th-10th, 2019! Hackathons are free events that include a career fair, team...

11 Feb
Career Development
CICS Maker Space, LGRC, A104 (Across from IT Helpdesk)
Monday, 02/11/2019 11:00am to 3:00pm

Come One, come all to the Ace the CS Career Fair on Feb-11 from 11-3pm (Come anytime within this timeframe).

This walk-in session (no need to register) will be an event used to help students with their:

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11 Feb
Special Event
Computer Science Building, Room 150/151
Monday, 02/11/2019 11:45am to 1:25pm

Lunch available at 11:45 a.m.
Meeting begins at noon

11 Feb
Seminar
Computer Science Building, Room 150/151
Monday, 02/11/2019 4:00pm to 5:00pm

Abstract: Mainstream social computing technologies--like social media platforms, online discussion forums, or crowdsourcing marketplaces--have revolutionized how literate people with access to smartphones and the Internet...

13 Feb
Theory Seminar
Computer Science Building Room 140
Wednesday, 02/13/2019 12:15pm to 1:15pm

To capture the inherent geometric features of many community detection (clustering) problems, we propose to use a new random graph model of communities that we call a Geometric Block Model. The geometric block model...

13 Feb
Career Development
Campus Center, 1st floor, across from the UMass Store and next to Tamales
Wednesday, 02/13/2019 2:00pm to 5:00pm

Have you ever thought about dos and don'ts during an interview or wondered what to say when employers ask you if you have any questions during an interview? Come chat with Rachel Gardinier of Viasat on Feb 13th anytime...

13 Feb
Seminar
Computer Science Building, Room 150/151
Wednesday, 02/13/2019 4:00pm to 5:00pm

Abstract: Discussions online are integral to everyday life, affecting how we learn, work, socialize, and participate in public society. Yet the systems that we use to conduct online discourse, whether they be email, chat...

13 Feb
Ph.D. Dissertation Proposal Defense
CS 140
Wednesday, 02/13/2019 4:00pm to 6:00pm

Abstract:

Orderless feature aggregation with nonlinear encodings such as Fisher Vector rep- resentation had been shown to be effective with hand-crafted local image features in various image recognition tasks. The...

14 Feb
Machine Learning and Friends Lunch
Computer Science Building, Room 150/151
Thursday, 02/14/2019 12:00pm to 1:00pm

  Making complex decisions in areas like science, government policy, finance, and clinical treatments all require integrating and reasoning over many disparate sources of information. While some decisions can be made from...

14 Feb
Special Event
Computer Science Building, Room 151
Thursday, 02/14/2019 4:00pm to 5:00pm

ABSTRACT: Despite AI successes in perfect-information games, the hidden information and large size of no-limit poker have made the game difficult for AI to tackle. Libratus is an AI that, in a 120,000-hand competition,...

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