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15 Nov
Ph.D. Dissertation Proposal Defense
LGRC 311
Thursday, 11/15/2018 10:00am

Abstract:

A machine learning model is trained with a large set of labeled training data, and evaluated on a smaller but still large set of test data. Especially with deep neural networks (DNNs), the complexity...

15 Nov
Ph.D. Dissertation Proposal Defense
CS343
Thursday, 11/15/2018 10:00am to 12:00pm

Abstract:

Deep learning has exploded in popularity by producing state of the art results in tasks ranging from natural language processing to image recognition. The field's popularity and power has led to...

15 Nov
The Futures Series
Computer Science Building, Room 150/151
Thursday, 11/15/2018 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Abstract:  With the maturing of AI and multiagent systems research, we have a tremendous opportunity to direct these advances towards addressing complex societal problems. I will focus on the problems of countering...

15 Nov
Career Development
Virtual / Webex
Thursday, 11/15/2018 5:00pm

Research Presentation: Optimizing in a Strategic World: An Invitation to Algorithmic Game Theory
The boundary between computer science, game theory and economics is teeming with activity. One of the most exciting...

15 Nov
Special Event
Mt. Ida Campus of UMass Amherst, Newton, MA
Thursday, 11/15/2018 6:00pm to 9:00pm

The College of Information and Computer Sciences (CICS) invites New England area alumni and friends to our annual alumni meetup, being held for the first time at the Mount Ida Campus of UMass Amherst.

Reconnect...

16 Nov
Ph.D. Thesis Defense
CS Room 150/151
Friday, 11/16/2018 9:30am to 11:30am

Abstract:

Planning, namely the ability of an autonomous agent to make decisions leading towards a certain goal, is one of the fundamental components of intelligent behavior. In the face of uncertainty, this...

16 Nov
Special Event
LGRC A311
Friday, 11/16/2018 12:00pm to 1:30pm

This is a weekly meeting of faculty and graduate students in CICS pursuing research related to security, privacy, and forensics. Talks and discussions are led the participants and the occasional guest speaker. The event ...

16 Nov
CSSI Lunch
Computer Science Building, Room 150/151
Friday, 11/16/2018 12:30pm to 2:00pm

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, or forums...

16 Nov
Seminar
Computer Science Room 150
Friday, 11/16/2018 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Tail latency is of great importance in user-facing web services. However, maintaining low tail latency is challenging because a single request to a web application server results in multiple queries to complex, diverse...
18 Nov
Academic Calendar
Sunday, 11/18/2018 (All day) to Sunday, 11/25/2018 (All day)

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