Workshop on New Directions in Optimization, Statistics and Machine Learning

Wednesday, April 15, 2020 - 09:00 to Friday, April 17, 2020 - 17:00


The workshop is organized by Sanjeev Arora (IAS/Princeton University), Sanjoy Dasgupta (UCSD), Roger Grosse (IAS/Univ Toronto), Sham Kakade (Univ Washington), Bin Yu (IAS/UC Berkeley) and will take place in Wolfensohn Hall.

We seek to bring together a diverse group of researchers, focusing especially on novel theoretical thinking at the intersection of these disciplines that helps make progress on the underlying challenges for solving real problems.


Speakers who have confirmed participation:

David Blei, Stefano Ermon, Chelsea Finn, Been Kim, Pushmeet Kohli, Zico Kolter, Percy Liang, Cynthia Rudin, Suchi Saria, Joshua Tenenbaum


Registration: to come