Seminars (Spring 2021)

Departmental Seminars (COMP 6911 & COMP 6912) Spring 2021

The regular seminar time slot is Monday, 4-5pm, except as otherwise indicated. These seminars are included in COMP 6911 & COMP 6912. Students should attend at least 5 seminars in this semester in order to pass COMP 6911 & COMP 6912. Seminars held in other time slots are listed below in Other Departmental Seminars and are not included in COMP 6911 & COMP 6912.

Note: For regular seminars held online via Zoom, you must sign in Zoom with your ITSC account, or otherwise we will not be able to record your attendance.

Date & Time (HKT) Venue Title Speaker Host
01 Feb 2021, Mon (16:00-17:00) [Rescheduled to 1 Feb 2021, Mon, 6pm on Zoom Meeting]
01 Feb 2021, Mon (18:00-18:50) Zoom Meeting State of Permissionless and Permissioned Blockchains: Myths and Reality [Joint Webinar] (flyer) Prof. C. Mohan
NUS / Tsinghua Univ., China
L. Chen
02 Feb 2021, Tue (10:00-11:00) Zoom Meeting Evaluating and Understanding Adversarial Robustness in Deep Learning Jinghui Chen
UCLA
N. Zhang
05 Feb 2021, Fri (10:00-11:00) Zoom Meeting Prioritizing Computation and User Attention in Large-scale Data Analytics Kexin Rong
Stanford Univ.
D. Papadias
08 Feb 2021, Mon (16:00-17:00) [Rescheduled to 9 Feb 2021, Tue, 10am on Zoom Meeting]
09 Feb 2021, Tue (10:00-11:00) Zoom Meeting Collecting Sensitive Data with Local Differential Privacy Tianhao Wang
Purdue Univ.
S.W. Cheng
15 Feb 2021, Mon (16:00-17:00) No Seminar (Public Holiday)
17 Feb 2021, Wed (11:00-12:00) Zoom Meeting Taming Flaky Tests in a Non-Deterministic World Wing LAM
Univ. of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
S.C. Cheung
22 Feb 2021, Mon (16:00-17:00) [Rescheduled to 17 Feb 2021, Wed, 11am on Zoom Meeting]
01 Mar 2021, Mon (16:00-17:00) No Seminar
08 Mar 2021, Mon (16:00-17:00) No Seminar
15 Mar 2021, Mon (16:00-17:00) No Seminar
22 Mar 2021, Mon (16:00-17:00) No Seminar
29 Mar 2021, Mon (16:00-17:00) No Seminar
05 Apr 2021, Mon (16:00-17:00) No Seminar (Public Holiday)
12 Apr 2021, Mon (16:00-17:00) Zoom Meeting From exact matching to semantic matching: Using neural models for ranking Zhenghao Liu
Tsinghua Univ.
S. Kim
19 Apr 2021, Mon (16:00-17:00) No Seminar
20 Apr 2021, Tue (10:00-11:00) Zoom Meeting Towards Automated and Trustworthy Machine Learning Dr. Minhao Cheng
Univ. of California, Los Angeles
N. Zhang
22 Apr 2021, Thu (10:00-11:00) Zoom Meeting Improving Generalization in Meta-learning through Organization and Augmentation Dr. Huaxiu Yao
Stanford Univ.
N. Zhang
26 Apr 2021, Mon (16:00-17:00)
03 May 2021, Mon (16:00-17:00)

Other Departmental Seminars Spring 2021

Date & Time Venue Title Speaker Host

Wei Wang is the seminar coordinator for Spring 2021.

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