Events Calendar

25 Sep
Theory Seminar
Computer Science Building, Room 140
Tuesday, 09/25/2018 4:00pm to 5:00pm

Index Coding is a type of
    network coding problem in which there is an input vector of
    length n, a set of n clients, and each client wants to know the
    corresponding symbol of the input vector...

26 Sep
Diversity & Inclusion
Houston, TX
Wednesday, 09/26/2018 (All day) to Friday, 09/28/2018 (All day)

The Grace Hopper Celebration is the world's largest gathering of women technologists. It is produced by and presented in partnership with ACM. GHC 18 will be on September 26-28 in Houston, TX.

This year...

26 Sep
Security Seminar
Computer Science building, Room 151
Wednesday, 09/26/2018 1:25pm to 2:25pm
Security Speaker Series
Cybersecurity Institute

Abstract: When differential privacy was created more than a decade ago, the motivating example was statistics published by an official statistics agency. In...

27 Sep
Ph.D. Thesis Defense
Lederle Graduate Research Center, Room A311
Thursday, 09/27/2018 8:30am to 10:30am

Hierarchical Belief Spaces for Autonomous Mobile Manipulation

Autonomy in robot systems is a valuable attribute that remains an elusive goal. Noisy sensors, stochastic actions, and variation in unstructured...

27 Sep
Career Development
Campus Center Auditorium
Thursday, 09/27/2018 10:00am to 3:00pm

The College of Information and Computer Sciences (CICS) is hosting a fall Tech Jobs & Internships Fair on Thursday Sep-27 in the Campus Center Auditorium.



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27 Sep
Machine Learning and Friends Lunch
Computer Science Building, Room 150/151
Thursday, 09/27/2018 12:00pm to 1:00pm

    Word embeddings are the most widely used kind of distributional
    meaning representations in both industrial and academic NLP
    systems, and they can make dramatic difference in the performance...

01 Oct
Special Event
Computer Science Building, Room 150/151
Monday, 10/01/2018 11:45am to 1:10pm

Faculty Meeting

Lunch beginning at 11:45 a.m.
Research talk: TBD
Faculty Meeting: TBD

01 Oct
Data Science Tea
Computer Science Building, Room 150/151
Monday, 10/01/2018 4:00pm to 5:00pm

The shift in the focus of the computing industry towards learning applications, and the inevitable end to Moore's law (`death by CMOS scaling and heat') have empowered the search for unconventional substrates, to build...

03 Oct
Computer Science Building, Room 150/151
Wednesday, 10/03/2018 4:00pm to 5:00pm

Abstract:  Web data is revolutionizing the social sciences. Researchers envision a diverse range of studies facilitated by the unique properties of web data -- its scale, ecological validity, timeliness.  With the wide...

05 Oct
The Futures Series
Thompson 420
Friday, 10/05/2018 1:00pm

Abstract: Up until the very recent past, the US assumed that the liberal international information order that it had helped create served US political interests. The open flow of information limited the ability of...