We meet weekly to discuss active projects and recent papers. Participants hail from many disciplines, including applied math, computer science, and cognitive science. Please join us!

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The MLRG leader this semester is Mike Hughes. Contact: mhughes(AT)cs.brown.edu


During fall 2013 (Sept - Dec), we'll meet Thursdays, 12-1pm in CIT 345 .

Next Meeting

Oct 23
An Adaptive Learning Rate for Stochastic Variational Inference Rajesh Ranganath, Chong Wang, David Blei, Eric Xing ICML 2013

Past Meetings

Oct 17
Streaming Variational Bayes Tamara Broderick et al. NIPS 2013
Oct 10
Fast, Accurate Detection of 100,000 Object Classes on a Single Machine Jay Yagnik, and lots of folks at Google CVPR 2013
Oct 3
Sept 26
ImageNet Classification with Deep Convolutional Neural Networks Alex Krizhevsky, Ilya Sutskever, Geoffrey Hinton NIPS 2012
Sept 19
Sept 12
Visualizing data using t-SNE Lawrens van der Maaten and Geoffrey Hinton JMLR 2008

See last spring's schedule here.