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Open-Universe Probabilistic Models
Vaishak Belle
Fri 12 May 2017, 11:00 - 12:30
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Computation and Storage in Language
Timothy J. O'Donnell
Fri 14 Oct 2016, 11:00 - 12:30
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Communication Without Mindreading
Julian Schlöder
Mon 15 Aug 2016, 14:00 - 15:00
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The Blocks World Redux
Martha Palmer
Thu 04 Aug 2016, 11:00 - 12:30
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Towards New Models of Question Answering
Christopher Manning
Fri 13 May 2016, 14:00 - 15:30
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Learning from Zero
Percy Liang
Fri 13 May 2016, 11:30 - 13:00
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Cognitive ontologies: from the bottom up?
Edouard Machery
Fri 26 Feb 2016, 11:00 - 12:30
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Statistical modelling of metaphor
Ekaterina Shutova
Fri 04 Dec 2015, 11:00 - 12:30
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YAMZ: better, faster, cheaper vocabulary standardization
John Kunze, Berkeley/The California Digital Library
Mon 23 Nov 2015, 14:00 - 15:00
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Visualizing Linguistic Structure
Miriam Butt
Fri 20 Nov 2015, 11:00 - 12:30
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TITLE AND ABSTRACT T/F Mykola Pechenizkiy, Dept of Computer Science, Eindhoven University of Technology
Mykola Pechenizkiy, Dept of Computer Science, Eindhoven University of Technology
Tue 03 Nov 2015, 11:00 - 12:00
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Title and Abstract to follow: Prof Dirk Husmeier ,Chair of Statistics, School of Mathematics and Statistics, Glasgow University
Prof Dirk Husmeier ,Chair of Statistics, School of Mathematics and Statistics, Glasgow University
Tue 27 Oct 2015, 11:00 - 12:00
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How much linguistics is needed for NLP?
Edward Grefenstette
Fri 23 Oct 2015, 11:00 - 12:30
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Understanding Word Embeddings
Omer Levy
Fri 16 Oct 2015, 10:00 - 11:30
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Uncertainty in language and thought
Noah Goodman
Fri 25 Sep 2015, 11:00 - 12:30
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Learning to Decipher the Heap for Program Verification
Danny Tarlow, Microsoft Research, Cambridge
Tue 08 Sep 2015, 11:00 - 12:00
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John Quinn: Telecoms data analysis for disaster response and humanitarian planning
Dr John Quinn, UN Global Pulse Kampala, Uganda
Tue 11 Aug 2015, 11:00 - 12:00
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On the Goodness of Word Embeddings
Hinrich Schuetze
Fri 03 Jul 2015, 11:00 - 12:30
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The PolisGnosis Project: Enabling the Computational Analysis of City Performance
Mark Fox, Global Cities Institute, University of Toronto
Tue 09 Jun 2015, 14:00 - 15:00
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Quantum Coin Flipping
Anna Pappa (University of Edinburgh)
Thu 28 May 2015, 14:00 - 15:00
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IPAB Workshop - 28/05/2015 @ 12:45 - Jasper Uijlings and Benjamin Risse
Jasper Uijlings and Benjamin Risse
Thu 28 May 2015, 11:45 - 13:45
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Aridhia Informatics
Rodrigo Barnes
Tue 26 May 2015, 16:30 - 17:30
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CANCELLED Federico Ricci Tersengh, Associate Professor, Dept of Physics, Universita Sapienza, Rome
Federico Ricci Tersengh, Associate Professor, Dept of Physics, Universita Sapienza, Rome Chair Matthias Hennig
Tue 26 May 2015, 11:00 - 12:00
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LFCS seminar: Neelakantan (Neel) Krishnaswami
NO SPEAKER AVAILABLE FOR THIS TALK
Tue 19 May 2015, 16:00 - 17:00
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LFCS seminar: Magnus Myreen
NO SPEAKER AVAILABLE FOR THIS TALK
Tue 12 May 2015, 16:00 - 17:00
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Michael Black, Managing Director, Max Planck Institute Title and Abstract to follow
Michael Black, Managing Director, Max Planck Institute for Intelligent Systems, Tuebingen, Germany Chair: Chris Williams
Tue 12 May 2015, 11:00 - 12:00
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Investigating cell-to-cell variability with Bayesian model selection and approximate likelihood
Dr Sarah Filippi, Lecturer in Statistics, Oxford University Chair: Tom Thorne
Tue 05 May 2015, 11:00 - 12:00
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LFCS Seminar: Francisco Ortin
Francisco Ortin
Thu 30 Apr 2015, 16:00 - 17:00
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Data Mining for Personalized Medicine
Karsten Borgwardt, Professor of Data Mining, Department of Biosystems at ETH Zurich Chair: Guido Sanguinetti
Tue 28 Apr 2015, 11:00 - 12:00
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Learning about Shape
Andrew Fitzgibbon (Microsoft Research Cambridge)
Fri 24 Apr 2015, 14:00 - 15:00
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Probabilistic synapses
Professor Peter Latham, Gatsby Computational Neuroscience Unit, UCL Chair: Mark van Rossum
Thu 23 Apr 2015, 11:00 - 12:00
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EPSRC's Liam Blackwell, 15:45
Liam Blackwell
Tue 21 Apr 2015, 15:45 - 16:45
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Idris Eckley, Coherence analysis of locally stationary multivariate time series
Idris Eckley, Deputy Director of the STOR-i Doctoral Training Centre, Lancaster University Chair Chris Williams
Tue 21 Apr 2015, 11:00 - 12:00
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Idris Eckley: Coherence analysis of locally stationary multivariate time serie
Prof Idris Eckley, Deputy Director of the STOR-i Doctoral Training Centre, Lancaster University
Tue 21 Apr 2015, 11:00 - 12:00
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The Softer Side of Machine-Checked Proof
Gerwin Klein, NICTA / UNSW
Mon 20 Apr 2015, 14:00 - 15:00
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Creating Video Stories
Lynda Hardman, CWI Amsterdam
Wed 08 Apr 2015, 16:00 - 17:00
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Large-Scale Gaussian Process regression
Marc Deisenroth, Research Fellow, Imperial College, Dept of Computing, Statistical Machine Learning Chair: Amos Storkey
Tue 31 Mar 2015, 11:00 - 12:00
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Computer Science and the Technological Revolution in Education
Kobi Gal, Ben-­Gurion University
Mon 30 Mar 2015, 14:00 - 15:00
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ANC Workshop Talks from Konstantinos Georgatzis & Scott Lowe - details in Summary
Talks from Konstantinos Georgatzis & Scott Lowe
Tue 24 Mar 2015, 11:00 - 12:00
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Efficient Query Rewriting under Ontology Change
Eleni Tsalapati, National Technical University of Athens
Mon 23 Mar 2015, 14:00 - 15:00
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Auction Mechanism for Mixed Ads
Sofia Ceppi, Microsoft
Mon 16 Mar 2015, 14:00 - 15:00
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Learning Analytics: Using Data to understand Learning
Professor Dragan Gasevic, Chair in Learning Analytics and Informatics
Tue 03 Mar 2015, 11:00 - 12:00
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Detecting Figurative Language in Discourse
Caroline Sporleder
Fri 27 Feb 2015, 11:00 - 12:00
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