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Events Calendar

22 Oct
Machine Learning and Friends Lunch
Virtual via Zoom
Thursday, 10/22/2020 11:45am to 1:15pm

"Learning Robotic Pick-Place with Uncertain Object Shapes"

Abstract: Pick-place is the problem of rearranging objects by fixing them one-by-one in the hand and placing them stably. In open environments, such as...

22 Oct
Theory Seminar
Virtual via Zoom
Thursday, 10/22/2020 4:00pm to 5:00pm

Title: Improved Bounds on Population Recovery from the Deletion Channel

Abstract: TBA

To join this virtual meeting via Zoom, click here. This Zoom meeting requires a passcode. Email organizers Cameron...

22 Oct
Special Event
Virtual via Gather.Town
Thursday, 10/22/2020 7:00pm to 8:30pm

CICS alumni are invited to join us for a networking and learning event during UMass Homecoming 2020 @HOME.

Hosted in the virtual community of Gather.Town, Dean Laura Haas will provide an update on the latest news...

23 Oct
Diversity & Inclusion
Virtual via Zoom
Friday, 10/23/2020 9:00am to 11:00am

Join the UMass Center for Counseling & Psychological Health and the CICS Office of Diversity and Inclusive Community Development for a training in suicide prevention. This information is valuable for everyone to...

23 Oct
Special Event
Virtual via Zoom
Friday, 10/23/2020 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Abstract:  We live in a golden age of data abundance.  In numerous domains - including healthcare, education research, sociology, and finance - it is standard practice for data owners to keep their records in private...

23 Oct
Systems Lunch
Virtual via Zoom
Friday, 10/23/2020 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Title: A Verified Optimizer for Quantum Circuits

Abstract: Programming quantum computers will be challenging, at least in the near term. Qubits will be scarce, and gate pipelines will need to be short to prevent...

23 Oct
Special Event
Virtual via Zoom
Friday, 10/23/2020 1:00pm to 2:00pm

Join the Center for Intelligent Information Retrieval for this talk by Donald Metzler, Senior Staff Software Engineer at Google. 

Title: Challenges in Personal Search and Intelligence

Abstract: Building...

26 Oct
Academic Calendar
Monday, 10/26/2020 (All day)

Registration Begins for Spring 2021

26 Oct
PhD Dissertation Proposal Defense
Zoom Meeting
Monday, 10/26/2020 9:30am to 11:30am

Zoom Meeting: https://umass-amherst.zoom.us/j/95518149029?pwd=ZWY1enpOZWVPOXc4dGtFWU1OVlIvZz09

Abstract:

Understanding the mobility of users and their devices has become ever more important in the era...

26 Oct
Special Event
Virtual via Zoom
Monday, 10/26/2020 12:00pm to 1:30pm

Faculty meetings for the Fall semester will be held virtually via Zoom. All faculty will receive a Zoom link for each meeting from Joyce Mazeski. 

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