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Events Calendar

15 Nov
Special Event
Computer Science Building, Room 150/151
Monday, 11/15/2021 11:45am to 1:30pm

Lunch for attendees will be available at 11:45 am for the noon meeting.

For any questions about the food being served, please contact the events team. To find out more details about the meeting, see the email...

15 Nov
Special Event
Virtual via Zoom
Monday, 11/15/2021 4:00pm

Abstract: In just a few years, face recognition technology has gone from a curiosity to widely used applications. However, with this deployment has come a host of problems--from insulting classifications to false arrests...

16 Nov
Theory Seminar
Computer Science Building, Room 140
Tuesday, 11/16/2021 4:00pm to 5:00pm

Abstract: Diffusion processes over an underlying network can be used to describe a variety of dynamic phenomena, including the spread of social influence or information, infectious disease propagation, spatial...

16 Nov
Special Event
UMass Amherst Mt. Ida Campus, Newton, MA
Tuesday, 11/16/2021 6:00pm to 8:00pm

Although it's getting colder by the day, the Summer of 2022 will be here before you know it! If you're not graduating, then you should consider working at an internship. Getting the right one would give you the inside...

17 Nov
Career Development
Campus Center Amherst Room
Wednesday, 11/17/2021 6:00pm to 8:30pm

We are celebrating Student Organizations in Computer Science and Informatics! Join us as we give thanks to all the student leaders and student organizations in CICS.


Cohosted by the Office of...

18 Nov
PhD Thesis Defense
Virtual via Zoom
Thursday, 11/18/2021 10:00am to 12:00pm

Abstract: Humans show a remarkable capability to accurately solve a wide range of problems efficiently -- utilizing a limited amount of computation and experience. Deep learning models, by stark contrast, can...

18 Nov
Machine Learning and Friends Lunch
Virtual via Zoom
Thursday, 11/18/2021 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Title: TBA

Abstract: TBA

Bio: TBA

To obtain the Zoom link for this event, please see the event announcements from MLFL on the college email lists or contact Kalpesh Krishna.

18 Nov
Graduate Event
CICS Atrium
Thursday, 11/18/2021 4:00pm to 5:00pm

We are back with the CICS tradition of weekly tea and snacks. Please, take a break from work and come down to the tent at 4 pm every Thursday for some tasty snacks, tea, and banter.

18 Nov
Thursday, 11/18/2021 5:00pm to 6:00pm

As ML is increasingly used in society, we need methods that we have confidence that we can rely on, particularly in the medical domain. In this talk I discuss 3 pieces of work:

1) Sepsis Watch - I present a...

18 Nov
Student-Run Event
Integrated Learning Center, Room N111
Thursday, 11/18/2021 7:00pm to 8:00pm

The Product Management Club meets weekly on Thursday nights to discuss trends in technology, conduct product thinking seminars, work on case studies, read books, and occasionally prep together for PM recruitment. All...