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Events Calendar

05 Dec
Special Event
Monday, 12/05/2022 11:30am to 1:30pm

PhD student portfolios will be reviewed by CICS Faculty. Lunch will be served at 11:30 am.

To find out more details about the meeting, see the email announcements to attendees from the faculty chair's office.

05 Dec
Graduate Event
Lederle Graduate Research Center, Room A215
Monday, 12/05/2022 2:00pm to 3:00pm

Join us for "How to Excel in Your Research Career," featuring five CICS PhD alumni who are currently researchers in industry and academia:

Xiang Lorraine Li: Researcher@Allen AI
Tian Guo: Assistant Professor...

06 Dec
CICS 150/151
Tuesday, 12/06/2022 1:00pm to 2:30pm

Hosted by CICS EQUATE and the Public Interest Technology (PIT) Initiative, this series focuses on the technology implications behind various topics in the news.  Our speakers will be Professors Ethan Zuckerman and Hamed...

06 Dec
Theory Seminar
Computer Science Building, Room 140
Tuesday, 12/06/2022 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Abstract: TBA

Bio: TBA

The CICS Theory Seminar is free and open to the public. If you are interested in giving a talk, please email Cameron Musco or Rik Sengupta. Note that in addition to being a public lecture...

06 Dec
Undergraduate Event
Integrative Learning Center, Room S311
Tuesday, 12/06/2022 7:00pm to 8:00pm

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

07 Dec
Machine Learning and Friends Lunch
Computer Science Building, Room 150/151, Zoom
Wednesday, 12/07/2022 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Title: Learning 3D representations with minimal supervision

Abstract: Deep learning has demonstrated considerable success embedding images and more general 2D representations into compact feature spaces for...

08 Dec
Special Event
Computer Science Building, Room 150/151; Virtual via Zoom
Thursday, 12/08/2022 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Abstract: Digital technologies, such as mobile devices, IoT devices, social virtual reality, and social networks, play an increasingly significant role in both perpetrating harm to, and creating opportunities for,...

08 Dec
Data Science Deep Dive
Lederle Graduate Research Center, Room A215; Zoom
Thursday, 12/08/2022 1:00pm to 2:00pm

Abstract: The bulk of the literature on online algorithms with ML advice focuses on a single predictor, which may or may not be correct. But, in reality, multiple ML models are often used to make future predictions for...

09 Dec
Special Event
Computer Science Building, Room 203; Virtual via Zoom
Friday, 12/09/2022 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Abstract: In this conversation I outline three types of administrative data, typically collected by governments for regulatory or tax purposes that may have applications at the intersection of data discovery methods and...

09 Dec
Systems Lunch
Lederle Graduate Research Center, Room A311
Friday, 12/09/2022 12:00pm to 1:00pm

While we don't always use words, communicating what we want to a computer, especially an artificially intelligent one, is a conversation--with ourselves as well as with it, a recurring loop with optional...