Bristol Data Science Seminars

Introducing a new seminar series in Data Science for 2019 - 2020

The Jean Golding Institute has teamed up with the Heilbronn Institute for Mathematical Research to showcase the latest research in Data Science - methodology with roots in Mathematics and Computer Science with important applied implications.

We will be featuring a range of internationally regarded high-profile speakers on topics that will be relevant to a broad audience. 

Seminar schedule

DateTimeTitleSpeakerVenue
23 October 2019 13.00 - 15.30 Using bagged posteriors for robust model-based inference Jonathan Huggins, Harvard G.09, Fry Building, University of Bristol, BS8 1TH

5 December 2019

12.00 - 13.00

A generalisation bound for online variational inference

 

Pierre Alquier, Riken AIP, Tokyo G.09, Fry Building, University of Bristol, BS8 1TH
11 December 2019 15.30 - 16.30 Exploring relationships and predicting mechanisms within the human phenome Ben Elsworth, University of Bristol G.09, Fry Building, University of Bristol, BS8 1TH
5 February 2020 14.00 - 14.50 tbc Jethro Browell, Strathclyde G.09, Fry Building, University of Bristol, BS8 1TH
5 February 2020 15.30 - 16.30 A compositional approach to statistical computing, machine learning, and probabilistic programming Darren Wilkinson, Newcastle G.09, Fry Building, University of Bristol, BS8 1TH
26 February 2020 15.30 - 16.30 Learning to match in online platforms Milan Vojnovic, London School of Economics G.09, Fry Building, University of Bristol, BS8 1TH
11 March 2020 15.30 - 16.30 tbc Pierre Jacob G.09, Fry Building, University of Bristol, BS8 1TH
18 March 2020 15.30 - 16.30 tbc Anne Jones, IBM Research G.09, Fry Building, University of Bristol, BS8 1TH
1 April 2020  15.30 - 16.30 tbc Taylan Cemgil, Google DeepMind  tbc

 Seminar organisers

General enquiries

For general enquires about the seminar series please contact jgi-coordinator@bristol.ac.uk

 

Events

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