Summer School 2014

MADALGO Summer School on Learning at Scale, August 11 - 14, 2014, Aarhus University, Denmark

Overview and goal

The MADALGO Summer School 2014 will introduce attendees to the latest developments in learning at scale. The topics will include high dimensional inference,  algorithmic perspectives on learning and optimization, and challenges in learning with huge data.

Lectures

The school will be taugt by leading experts in learning.

Participation

The Summer School will take place on August 11 – 14, 2014 at Center for Massive Data Algorithmics (MADALGO) at the Department of Computer Science, Aarhus University, Denmark.

The school is targeted at graduate students, as well as researchers interested in an in-depth introduction to learning.

Registration

The capacity of the Summer School is limited. Prospective participants should register as soon as possible.

Registering graduate students must also have their supervisor send a letter confirming their graduate students status directly to tjh@cs.au.dk; the subject of the e-mail should be 'student_/SS_2014/confirming'. Registration is on a first-come-first-serve basis and will close on Friday July 4, 2014. 

Registration is free; handouts, coffee breaks, lunches and a dinner will be provided by MADALGO and Aarhus University.

Organizing committee

  • Suresh Venkatasubramanian (University of Utah)
  • Lars Arge (MADALGO, Aarhus University)
  • Gerth Stølting Brodal (MADALGO, Aarhus University)
  • Peyman Afshani (MADALGO, Aarhus University)
  • Kasper Green Larsen (MADALGO, Aarhus University) 

Local arrangements

  • Trine Ji Holmgaard (MADALGO, Aarhus University)
  • Katrine Østerlund Rasmussen (MADALGO, Aarhus University)