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Convergence and Equilibrium in Generative Adversarial Networks

Talk Convergence and Equilibrium in Generative Adversarial Networks September 13, 2020(23 Shahrivar, 1399) Venue This Talk is online Register [email protected] +982189174612 Dr. Farzan Farnia Postdoctoral Research Associate at the Laboratory for Information and Decision Systems Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) Overview Generative adversarial networks (GANs) represent a zero-sum game between two machine players, a generator…

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Research Methods in Networks and Systems

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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TeIAS Introduces its Special Master’s Program in Data Science

Announcement TeIAS Introduces its Special Master’s Program in Data Science Add to Google Calendar Announcement TeIAS Introduces Its Special Master’s Program in Data Science Overview After gaining acceptable results in holding a Special MSc Program in Economics, in line with its policy and vision for continuous growth and development, TeIAS has been planning to add…

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Active and Multitask Learning Approaches to Low-Resource Neural Machine Translation

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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Adding Two New Special MSc Programs in Economics

Announcement Adding Two New Special MSc Programs in Economics Add to Google Calendar Announcement Adding Two New Special MSc Programs in Economics Overview After gaining acceptable results in holding a Special MSc Program in Economics, in line with its policy and vision for continuous growth and development, TeIAS is adding two other MSc programs in…

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Budgeted Experiment Design for Causal Structure Learning

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

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…

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Local Agency Costs of Political Centralization

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 public…

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Data Science in Distributed-Systems Research

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

Talk Privacy Policies for Social Networks: A Formal Approach June 11, 2020(22 Khordad, 1399) Venue This Talk is online [email protected] +982189174612 Dr. 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…

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