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Events Calendar

18 Nov
PhD Dissertation Proposal Defense
Monday, 11/18/2019 9:00am to 11:00am

In recent years, differential privacy has seen significant growth, and has been accepted as the dominant privacy definition by the research community. Much progress has been made on designing theoretically principled and...

18 Nov
Special Event
Computer Science Building, Room 150/151
Monday, 11/18/2019 11:45am to 1:25pm

Lunch available at 11:45 a.m.

Meeting begins at noon

18 Nov
Special Event
ILC, N400
Monday, 11/18/2019 4:00pm to 5:00pm

The era of mass digitization seems to provide a mountain of source material for scholarship, but its foundations are constantly shifting. Selective archiving and digitization obscures data provenance, metadata fails to...

19 Nov
Career Development
Snack Overflow Cafe (CS Building)
Tuesday, 11/19/2019 10:00am to 5:00pm

Join Liberty Mutual in Snack Overflow to chat about full time openings and internships. There will also be conversation about diversity in the workplace. Learn more about Liberty Mutual, our full-time and internship...

19 Nov
Computer Science Building, Room 150 & 151
Tuesday, 11/19/2019 12:45pm to 2:00pm

Ralph Ellison's unique ability to absorb his literary influences poses an interesting problem for literary scholars. If, as he argues, "the human imagination is integrative," and writers are always expressing their...

19 Nov
Special Event
Computer Science, Room 151
Tuesday, 11/19/2019 2:30pm to 3:30pm

In a provenance-aware system, mechanisms gather and report metadata that describes the history of each data object being processed, allowing us to understand how objects came to exist in their present state. Excitingly,...

19 Nov
Undergraduate Event
ILC N255
Tuesday, 11/19/2019 4:00pm to 5:00pm

The UMass Cybersecurity Club will be organizing teams to participate in this year's MITRE eCTF competition.

MITRE's eCTF (embedded capture-the-flag) is an embedded security competition that puts participants...

19 Nov
Diversity & Inclusion
Campus Center, Amherst Room
Tuesday, 11/19/2019 6:00pm to 8:30pm

Join us in giving thanks to all of the amazing executive board members and advisors that run student organizations in CICS! We will celebrate and formally recognize the hard work and dedication put in to making our...

20 Nov
Computer Science Building, room 151
Wednesday, 11/20/2019 11:00am to 12:00pm

The database research community has recently seen a groundswell of new research integrating machine learning techniques into database components (e.g., query optimizers, index selection, cardinality estimation). In this...

20 Nov
Computer Science Building, Room 142
Wednesday, 11/20/2019 1:25pm to 2:15pm

Much recent work in machine learning has centered on formulating computational definitions of human values such as fairness. These translational efforts have largely focused on conceptualizing values easy to formalize,...