The Sixth Biennial
Urie Bronfenbrenner Conference An Equal Start: Policy and Practice to Promote Equality of Opportunity for Children October 25-26,
2018 Section: Education and
Equality of…

The information revolution is spawning systems that require very frequent decisions and provide high volumes of data concerning past outcomes. Fueling the design of algorithms used in such systems is…

Variational analysis has come of age. Long an elegant theoretical toolkit for variational mathematics and nonsmooth optimization, it now increasingly underpins the study of algorithms, and a rich…

Thursday, February 6, 2014 at 4:15pm
Frank H. T. Rhodes Hall, 253
ORIE Colloquium: Po-Ling Loh (Cal-Berkeley) - Nonconvex Methods for High-Dimensional Regression with Noisy and Missing Data
Noisy and…

Tuesday, February 4, 2014 at 4:15pm
Upson Hall, B17
ORIE Colloquium: John Duchi (UC Berkeley) - Machine Learning: a Discipline of Resource Tradeoffs
Joint colloquium with Computer Science.
How can…

Tuesday, April 8, 2014, 253 Rhodes Hall
Abstract: It is extremely important in many application domains to have transparency in predictive modeling. Domain experts do not tend to prefer "black…

Friday, February 7, 2014 at 3:30pm
Frank H. T. Rhodes Hall, 655
CAM Colloquium: Steven Strogatz (Cornell) - Writing about math for the New York Times
From February to May 2010, I wrote a weekly…

ORIE/Statistics Colloquium: Sahand Negahban (MIT) - Structured Estimation in High-Dimensions
Wednesday, February 20, 2013 at 4:15pm
Frank H. T. Rhodes Hall, 253
Modern techniques in data accumulation…