Tehran Institute for Advanced Studies (TeIAS)

/ Research Methods in Networks and Systems __ Srinivasan Keshav

Research Methods in Networks and Systems __ Srinivasan Keshav

Talk Research Methods in Networks and Systems September 09, 2020(19 Shahrivar, 1399) Venue This Talk is online Register [email protected] +982189174612 Srinivasan Keshav Robert Sansom Professor of Computer Science at the University of Cambridge   Overview In this talk, I review the basic principles for performing and disseminating great research. I start with some hints on…

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Active and Multitask Learning Approaches to Low-Resource Neural Machine Translation __ Gholam Reza Haffari

Talk Active and Multitask Learning Approaches to Low-Resource Neural Machine Translation September 2, 2020(12 Shahrivar, 1399) Venue This Talk is online Register [email protected] +982189174612 Dr. Gholam Reza Haffari Associate Professor in Department of Data Science & AI of Monash University Overview Machine translation is being revolutionized by the introduction of neural models. However, it is…

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Budgeted Experiment Design for Causal Structure Learning __ Saber Salehkaleybar

Talk Budgeted Experiment Design for Causal Structure Learning August 19, 2020(29 Mordad, 1399) Venue This Talk is online [email protected] +982189174612 Dr. Saber Salehkaleybar Assistant Professor of Electrical Engineering at Sharif University of Technology Overview The first part of the talk starts with an introduction to causal inference. We introduce the principle of invariant mechanisms as…

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Connection Between Collective Coin Tossing and Robust Learning __ Mohammad Mahmoody

Talk Connection Between Collective Coin Tossing and Robust Learning August 12, 2020(22 Mordad, 1399) Venue This Talk is online [email protected] +982189174612 Dr. Mohammad Mahmoody Associate Professor at University of Virginia Overview Classical learning algorithms are designed for benign settings in which normally generated samples are used for learning a model which is later tested on…

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Local Agency Costs of Political Centralization __ Roger Myerson

Talk Local Agency Costs of Political Centralization July 20, 2020 (30 Tir, 1399) Venue This Talk is online [email protected] +982189174612 Roger Myerson Distinguished Service Professor of Global Conflict Studies in the Harris School of Public Policy at the University of Chicago Nobel Memorial Prize Laureate 2007 Overview We analyze a model of moral hazard in local…

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Data Science in Distributed-Systems Research __ Maarten van Steen

Talk Data Science in Distributed-Systems Research July 14, 2020(24 Tir, 1399) Venue This Talk is online [email protected] +982189174612 Maarten van Steen Professor of Large-Scale Distributed Computer Systems at the University of Twente Scientific Director of the Digital Society Institute Overview As in so many other domains, data-driven research is becoming an indispensable way of developing…

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Privacy Policies for Social Networks: A Formal Approach __ Raúl Pardo Jimenez

Talk Privacy Policies for Social Networks: A Formal Approach June 11, 2020(22 Khordad, 1399) Venue This Talk is online [email protected] +982189174612 Raúl Pardo Jimenez Postdoctoral Researcher at the IT University of Copenhagen Overview As the use of Online Social Networks (OSNs) such as Facebook, Twitter or Instagram increases, privacy breaches in these systems keep pace with…

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Digital Dystopia __ Jean Tirloe

Talk Digital Dystopia June 09, 2020(20 Khordad, 1399) Venue This Talk is online [email protected] +982189174612 Jean Tirole honorary chairman of the Foundation JJ Laffont-Toulouse School of Economics (TSE), Overview While data collection and artificial intelligence hold the promise of a sharp reduction in incivilities, they also open the door to mass surveillance by private platforms…

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Doping Detection in Cyber-Physical Systems: A Data-Driven Approach __ Mohammad Reza Mousavi

Talk Doping Detection in Cyber-Physical Systems: A Data-Driven Approach June 1, 2020(12 Khordad 1399) Venue This Talk is online [email protected] +982189174612 Dr. Mohammad Reza Mousavi Professor of Data-Oriented Software Engineering at the University of Leicester Overview Doping is a piece of software or system showing a behavior that is in conflict with the user’s intentions…

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Customer Churn Prediction through Natural Language Processing __ Hadi Amiri

Talk Customer Churn Prediction through Natural Language Processing May 21, 2020(1 khordad, 1399) Venue This Talk is online [email protected] +982189174612 Dr. Hadi Amiri Assistant Professor in the Department of Computer Science at the University of Massachusetts (UMASS) Overview User Generated Content (UGC), which can range from social media discussions to product reviews to private physician…

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