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Upcoming MIDAS Seminars

Friday, Mar 22, 2019
Scalable Bayesian Inference With Hamilton Monte Carlo
Speaker: Michael Betancourt, PhD
Speaker Title: Principal Research Scientist
Event Type: MIDAS Seminar
4:00pm - 5:00pm in Weiser Hall, Ist Floor, Room 110
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Recent Events

Friday, Mar 15, 2019
Infusing Structure into Machine Learning Algorithms
Speaker: Animashree Anandkumar, PhD
Speaker Title: Professor, Computing + Mathematical Sciences
Event Type: MIDAS Seminar
4:00pm - 6:00pm in West Hall, Room 340

Friday, Mar 1, 2019
Matrix Completion in Network Analysis
Speaker: Ji Zhu
Event Type: MIDAS Seminar
Faculty Sponsor: H V Jagadish
4:00pm - 5:00pm in Room 340 West Hall

Friday, Feb 22, 2019
Leveraging Information Theory to Practical Machine Learning: Minimum Description Length Regularization for Online Learning
Speaker: Gil Shamir, PhD
Event Type: MIDAS Seminar
Faculty Sponsor: Al Hero
4:00pm - 5:00pm in Room 340 West Hall

Friday, Feb 1, 2019
What Can Tweets Tell Us About Public Opinions? Uncovering the Data Generating Process by Linking Twitter Data with Surveys
Speaker: Josh Pasek, PhD
Speaker Title: Assistant Professor
Event Type: MIDAS Seminar
Faculty Sponsor: Al Hero
4:00pm - 5:00pm in Room 340 West Hall

Friday, Jan 25, 2019
Quantify Systematics from Mislabeled Tables in Supervised Learning
Speaker: Chris Miller, PhD
Speaker Title: Associate Professor of Astronomy Associate Professor of Physics
Event Type: MIDAS Seminar
Faculty Sponsor: Al Hero
4:00pm - 5:00pm in Room 340 West Hall

Friday, Jan 18, 2019
Information Extraction from Online Text — from Opinions to Arguments to Persuasion
Speaker: Claire Cardie, PhD
Speaker Title: Professor
Event Type: MIDAS Seminar
Faculty Sponsor: Al Hero
4:00pm - 5:00pm in Room 340 West Hall
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Friday, Jan 18, 2019
Information Extraction from Online Text -- from Opinions to Arguments to Persuasion
Speaker: Claire Cardie
Speaker Title: Professor
Event Type: AI Seminar, MIDAS Seminar, Women in Computing
4:00pm - 5:00pm in West Hall, Room 340

Friday, Jan 11, 2019
How to Make Causal Inferences Using Texts
Speaker: Justin Grimmer
Speaker Title: Professor
Event Type: MIDAS Seminar
Faculty Sponsor: Al Hero
4:00pm - 5:00pm in Room 340 West Hall
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Friday, Nov 30, 2018
Person Specific Temporal Networks: Accuracy, Dynamics, and Emojis 😕
Speaker: Adriene Beltz
Speaker Title: Assistant Professor of Psychology
Event Type: MIDAS Seminar
Faculty Sponsor: Al Hero
4:00pm - 5:00pm in Room 340 West Hall
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Friday, Nov 16, 2018
Reliable evidence from health care data: lessons from the Observational Health Data Sciences and Informatics (OHDSI) collaborative
Speaker: Marc A. Suchard
Speaker Title: Professor Department of Biostatistics Department of Biomathematics Department of Human Genetics
Event Type: MIDAS Seminar
Faculty Sponsor: Al Hero
4:00pm - 5:00pm in Weiser Hall, 110 500 Church St.
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