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A personal list of talks, in computational linguistics and related fields.

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Wolfson College Science Society talks

Transformation of life: How behaviour shapes evolution.

UserProfessor Rebecca Kilner, Department of Zoology.

HouseWolfson College, Gatsby Room.

ClockFriday 22 March 2019, 17:45-19:10

Cambridge Philosophical Society

200TH ANNIVERSARY TWO-DAY MEETING - The Futures of Sciences

200TH ANNIVERSARY TWO DAY MEETING FREE ENTRY - OPEN TO ALL - NO BOOKING REQUIRED

UserOrganiser Professor Simon Conway Morris.

HouseLecture Room 0, Department of Engineering, Trumpington Street, Cambridge CB2 1PZ.

ClockFriday 22 March 2019, 09:00-17:15

Mordell Lectures

Joinings of higher rank diagonalizable actions

UserElon Lindenstrauss, Einstein Institute, Jerusalem.

HouseMR2, CMS.

ClockThursday 21 March 2019, 16:00-17:00

Cambridge Philosophical Society

200TH ANNIVERSARY TWO-DAY MEETING - The Futures of Sciences

200TH ANNIVERSARY TWO DAY MEETING - FREE ENTRY - OPEN TO ALL - NO BOOKING REQUIRED

UserOrganiser Professor Simon Conway Morris.

HouseLecture Room 0, Department of Engineering, Trumpington Street, Cambridge CB2 1PZ.

ClockThursday 21 March 2019, 13:15-17:15

Wolfson College Science Society talks

Transforming cancer care

UserProfessor Sir Leszek Borysiewicz, Cancer Research UK.

HouseWolfson College, Gatsby Room.

ClockWednesday 20 March 2019, 18:45-20:10

Computer Laboratory Wednesday Seminars

Representation Learning on Graphs

UserJure Leskovec - Associate Professor of Computer Science at Stanford University, Chief Scientist at Pinterest, and investigator at Chan Zuckerberg Biohub.

HouseLecture Theatre 2, Computer Laboratory.

ClockWednesday 20 March 2019, 16:15-17:00

Microsoft Research Cambridge, public talks

MSR Cambridge Cloud Talk Series; Structured light: seeing less to see more in optical microscopy

 Please note, this event may be recorded. Microsoft will own the copyright of any recording and reserves the right to distribute it as required

UserProfessor of Photonics, Mark Neil, Imperial College London .

HouseAuditorium, Microsoft Research Ltd, 21 Station Road, Cambridge, CB1 2FB.

ClockMonday 18 March 2019, 16:00-17:00

Wolfson College Science Society talks

Transformation and mind: Using science to fight mental illness.

UserProfessor Peter Jones (Department of Psychiatry).

HouseWolfson College, Gatsby Room.

ClockFriday 15 March 2019, 17:45-19:10

Microsoft Research Cambridge, public talks

What difference does one tonne make?

Please note, this event may be recorded. Microsoft will own the copyright of any recording and reserves the right to distribute it as required.

UserDavid Carter, Microsoft Research Cambridge.

HouseAuditorium, Microsoft Research Ltd, 21 Station Road, Cambridge, CB1 2FB.

ClockFriday 15 March 2019, 13:00-14:00

Chaucer Club

Far beyond the back of the brain

UserPeter Hagoort (Donders Institute for Brain, Cognition and Behaviour) .

HouseLecture Theatre, MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, University of Cambridge, Chaucer Road.

ClockThursday 14 March 2019, 15:30-17:00

Darwin College Sciences Group

Learning from rivers about long-term controls on Earth’s climate

UserDr Jotis Baronas (Department of Earth Sciences, Cambridge).

HouseThe Richard King Room, Darwin College.

ClockThursday 14 March 2019, 13:10-14:00

Language Technology Lab Seminars

Disagreements in anaphoric interpretation

UserMassimo Poesio ( University of Essex).

HouseFaculty of English, Room SR24.

ClockThursday 14 March 2019, 11:00-12:00

Cambridge University Physics Society

Relativistic fluid flows

UserProfessor Nils Andersson, University of Southampton.

HouseWolfson Lecture Theatre, Department of Chemistry, Lensfield Road.

ClockWednesday 13 March 2019, 20:00-21:00

Machine Learning Reading Group @ CUED

Implicit Variational Inference

UserAndrew Foong (University of Cambridge).

HouseEngineering Department, CBL Room BE-438.

ClockWednesday 13 March 2019, 13:45-15:15

CCIMI Seminars

A variational approach to nonlinear and interacting diffusions

UserProfessor Pierre Del Moral.

HouseCMS, MR11.

ClockTuesday 12 March 2019, 14:00-15:00

Trinity Mathematical Society

How to Build Mathematical Models

UserProfessor Eric Lauga (DAMTP).

HouseWinstanley Lecture Theatre, Trinity College.

ClockMonday 11 March 2019, 20:30-21:30

The Archimedeans (CU Mathematical Society)

Title to be confirmed

UserDr Maria Ubiali (University of Cambridge).

HouseMR2, Centre for Mathematical Sciences.

ClockFriday 08 March 2019, 19:00-20:00

Wolfson College Science Society talks

The Science of Musical Meaning

UserProfessor Elizabeth Tolbert (Johns Hopkins Peabody Institute).

HouseWolfson College, Gatsby Room.

ClockFriday 08 March 2019, 17:45-19:10

Darwin College Lecture Series

Perception of Visual Space

UserProfessor Sir Colin Blakemore, School of Advanced Study.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 08 March 2019, 17:30-18:30

Zangwill Club

Top-down vs. bottom-up? Effects of prediction and attention on sensory processing and perception

UserHeleen A. Slagter, PhD, Professor of Cognitive Neuroscience VU University Amsterdam.

HouseGround Floor Lecture Theatre, Department of Psychology.

ClockFriday 08 March 2019, 16:30-17:30

Statistics

Explicit stabilised Runge-Kutta methods and their application to Bayesian inverse problems

UserKostas Zygalakis, University of Edinburgh.

HouseMR12.

ClockFriday 08 March 2019, 16:00-17:00

NLIP Seminar Series

K.A.T.E.: Scaling personalised tech education for professionals

UserRaoul-Gabriel Urma, Kevin Lemagnen, Sahan Bulathwela, Cambridge Spark.

HouseFW26, Computer Laboratory.

ClockFriday 08 March 2019, 12:00-13:00

Cambridge University Linguistic Society

TBC

There will be a tea reception from 4:30pm.

User Dr Francesca Martina Branzi (University of Cambridge).

HouseGR06/07, Faculty of English, 9 West Rd (Sidgwick Site).

ClockThursday 07 March 2019, 18:00-19:30

Language Technology Lab Seminars

Improving Literature-based Discovery with Neural Networks

UserGamal Crichton, Language Technology Lab.

HouseFaculty of English, Room SR24.

ClockThursday 07 March 2019, 11:00-12:00

Theory of Living Matter Group

Natural Cooperation

UserProfessor Martin Nowak (Harvard University).

HouseSainsbury Laboratory, Bateman Street, Cambridge CB2 1NN.

ClockWednesday 06 March 2019, 18:00-20:00

Indo-European Seminar

A Roman ‘folk model’ of courage: animus and metaphor

Tea served from 4.15

UserBill Short University of Exeter .

House1.11 Classics Faculty.

ClockWednesday 06 March 2019, 16:30-17:30

Cabinet of Natural History

The 'dye herbarium': capturing colour in botanical collections

UserAnna Svensson (KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Department of History and Philosophy of Science.

ClockMonday 04 March 2019, 13:00-14:00

The Archimedeans (CU Mathematical Society)

Thompson's chameleons: F, V, T

UserDr Andrew Duncan (Newcastle University).

HouseMR2, Centre for Mathematical Sciences.

ClockFriday 01 March 2019, 19:00-20:00

Wolfson College Science Society talks

Conservation, Evolution and Biodiversity in Colombia

UserProfessor Chris Jiggins, Department of Zoology.

HouseWolfson College, Gatsby Room.

ClockFriday 01 March 2019, 17:45-19:10

Darwin College Lecture Series

Computer Vision

UserProfessor Andrew Blake, Samsung AI Research Centre.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 01 March 2019, 17:30-18:30

Statistics

Analysis of Networks via the Sparse β-Model

UserChenlei Leng, University of Warwick.

HouseMR12.

ClockFriday 01 March 2019, 16:00-17:00

NLIP Seminar Series

Learning multi-domain dialogues

UserPaweł Budzianowski, CUED, University of Cambridge.

HouseFW26, Computer Laboratory.

ClockFriday 01 March 2019, 12:00-13:00

Trinity College Science Society (TCSS)

Reprogramming Genetic Code

UserProf. Jason Chin ( MRC LBM and Department of Chemistry, University of Cambridge).

HouseOld Combination Room, Trinity College.

ClockThursday 28 February 2019, 18:00-19:30

Cambridge University Linguistic Society

Predictors of listening comprehension skills in bilingual children

There will be a tea reception from 4:30pm.

UserProf Ludovica Serratrice (University of Reading).

HouseGR06/07, Faculty of English, 9 West Rd (Sidgwick Site).

ClockThursday 28 February 2019, 17:00-18:30

Darwin College Sciences Group

Solving Darwin’s 'abominable mystery': the evolution and development of nectar spurs

UserMs Erin Cullen (Department of Plant Sciences, Cambridge).

HouseThe Richard King Room, Darwin College.

ClockThursday 28 February 2019, 13:10-14:00

MEITS Multilingualism Seminars

Institutional multilingualism: theories, policies and practices of language and law in the EU

UserJavier Moreno-Rivero (PhD student, Theoretical and Applied Linguistics, Faculty of Modern and Medieval Languages, University of Cambridge).

HouseSeminar Room G, Second Floor, 17 Mill Lane, Cambridge, CB2 1RX.

ClockThursday 28 February 2019, 13:00-14:30

Frontiers in Artificial Intelligence Series

Neural Code Comprehension: A Learnable Representation of Code Semantics

Please note, this event may be recorded. Microsoft will own the copyright of any recording and reserves the right to distribute it as required.

UserTal Ben-Nun, ETH Zurich.

HouseAuditorium, Microsoft Research Ltd, 21 Station Road, Cambridge, CB1 2FB.

ClockThursday 28 February 2019, 13:00-14:00

Indo-European Seminar

Early Latin to Neo-Latin: Festus and Scaliger

Tea served from 4.15

UserAnna Chahoud Trinity College, Dublin.

House1.11 Classics Faculty.

ClockWednesday 27 February 2019, 16:30-17:30

Computer Laboratory Wednesday Seminars

DevOps and Cloud Native development in the University of Cambridge

UserDr Abraham Martin - Head of DevOps, University of Cambridge Information Services .

HouseLecture Theatre 2, Computer Laboratory.

ClockWednesday 27 February 2019, 16:15-17:00

Machine Learning Reading Group @ CUED

Causal Inference and Causal Reinforcement Learning

UserChaochao Lu (University of Cambridge).

HouseEngineering Department, CBL Room BE-438.

ClockWednesday 27 February 2019, 13:45-15:15

Cambridge Philosophical Society

A V HILL LECTURE - Cardiac Arrest: From Genes to Mechanisms to Mind

UserA V HILL LECTURE - Professor Pier Lambiase FRCP FHRS, Professor of Cardiology, UCL, London and St Barts London.

HouseBristol-Myers Squibb Lecture Theatre, Department of Chemistry.

ClockMonday 25 February 2019, 18:00-19:00

Arts and Creativities Research Group

Researching LGBTQ+ Issues: Building Community

UserCharlotte Allen, Frank Frangeskou, Becky Moses, Lucian Stephenson.

House Donald McIntyre Building, Faculty of Education, 184 Hills Road, room GS1.

ClockMonday 25 February 2019, 16:30-18:00

Trinity Mathematical Society

Designing Dementia Trials Embedded Within a Cohort

UserMary Fortune (University of Cambridge).

HouseWinstanley Lecture Theatre, Trinity College.

ClockSunday 24 February 2019, 10:30-11:05

Trinity Mathematical Society

Mechanics meets biology

UserDr Francis Woodhouse.

HouseWinstanley Lecture Theatre, Trinity College.

ClockSaturday 23 February 2019, 17:20-18:00

Trinity Mathematical Society

From CATAM to Quantum

UserDr Richard Pinch.

HouseWinstanley Lecture Theatre, Trinity College.

ClockSaturday 23 February 2019, 11:35-12:20

Darwin College Lecture Series

Viewing the Universe

UserDr Carolin Crawford, University of Cambridge.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 22 February 2019, 17:30-18:30

Zangwill Club

In search for the cognitive foundations of Euclidean geometry

UserVéronique Izard, Integrative Neuroscience and Cognition Center, CNRS & Université Paris Descartes.

HouseGround Floor Lecture Theatre, Department of Psychology.

ClockFriday 22 February 2019, 16:30-17:30

Statistics

High-dimensional sign tests for the direction of a skewed single-spiked distribution

UserDavy Paindaveine, Université Libre de Bruxelles.

HouseMR12.

ClockFriday 22 February 2019, 16:00-17:00

NLIP Seminar Series

Large-scale analyses of language variation and change in social media

UserDong Nguyen, University of Edinburgh & Alan Turing Institute.

HouseFW26, Computer Laboratory.

ClockFriday 22 February 2019, 12:00-13:00

Cambridge Linguistics Forum

Seeking cross-linguistic interaction in the phonetic and phonological development of bilingual French-speaking children

There will be a tea reception from 4pm.

UserDr Margaret Kehoe (University of Geneva) .

HouseGr-06/7 (English Faculty Building).

ClockThursday 21 February 2019, 16:30-18:00

Computer Laboratory Tech Talks

Machine Learning for the benefit of Engineering

Food provided

UserDr Stephan Waldert, Arm.

HouseFW11, Computer Laboratory.

ClockThursday 21 February 2019, 13:15-14:15

Darwin College Sciences Group

Evolution, development and function of flower patterns

UserMs Alice Fairnie (Sainsbury Laboratory, Botanic Garden Cambridge).

HouseThe Richard King Room, Darwin College.

ClockThursday 21 February 2019, 13:10-14:00

Language Technology Lab Seminars

Teaching Artificial Agents to Understand Language by Modelling Reward

UserEdward Grefenstette, Facebook AI Research.

HouseFaculty of English, Room SR24.

ClockThursday 21 February 2019, 11:00-12:00

"Life Sciences Masterclass"

From Stars to Life

UserDr. Paul B Rimmer (Cavendish, LMB) and Dr Claudia Bonfio (LMB).

HousePostdoc Centre, 16 Mill Lane.

ClockWednesday 20 February 2019, 18:30-20:00

CCIMI Seminars

Advances in machine learning for molecules

UserJosé Miguel Hernández-Lobato, Department of Engineering (University of Cambridge).

HouseCMS, MR14.

ClockWednesday 20 February 2019, 14:30-15:30

Trinity Mathematical Society

Sum-of-squares proofs

UserDr Hamza Fawzi (DAMTP).

HouseWinstanley Lecture Theatre, Trinity College.

ClockMonday 18 February 2019, 20:30-21:30

Darwin College Lecture Series

Appearance and Physical Reality

UserProfessor Carlo Rovelli, International Centre for Theoretical Physics.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 15 February 2019, 17:30-18:30

Zangwill Club

Animal models of episodic memory

UserProfessor Jonathon D. Crystal, Professor of Psychological & Brain Sciences, Indiana University.

HouseGround Floor Lecture Theatre, Department of Psychology.

ClockFriday 15 February 2019, 16:30-17:30

Statistics

On the fundamental understanding of distributed computation

UserBotond Szabó, University of Leiden.

HouseMR12.

ClockFriday 15 February 2019, 16:00-17:00

women@CL Speaker Lunch Series

Women@CL Talklet Event

UserKrittika D'Sliva, Xiao Zhou, Sian Gooding.

HouseComputer Laboratory, William Gates Building, Room FW11.

ClockFriday 15 February 2019, 13:00-14:00

NLIP Seminar Series

Understanding Source Code using Natural Language and Graph Neural Networks

UserMiltos Allamanis, Microsoft Research.

HouseFW26, Computer Laboratory.

ClockFriday 15 February 2019, 12:00-13:00

Trinity College Science Society (TCSS)

Climate Change: A Defining Challenge for the 21st Century

POSTPONED & VENUE CHANGE

UserDame Julia Slingo (Met Office).

HouseOld Combination Room, Trinity College.

ClockThursday 14 February 2019, 18:00-19:30

Cambridge Linguistics Forum

Getting the gist: experience and expectation in the interpretation of novel compound nouns

There will be a tea reception from 4pm.

UserDr Melaine Bell (Anglia Ruskin University) .

HouseGr-06/7 (English Faculty Building).

ClockThursday 14 February 2019, 16:30-18:00

Language Technology Lab Seminars

Do Deep Generative Models Know What They Don't Know?

UserEric T Nalisnick (University of Cambridge).

HouseFaculty of English, Room SR24.

ClockThursday 14 February 2019, 11:00-12:00

Machine Learning @ CUED

Online Meta-Learning

UserMassimiliano Pontil, University College London.

HouseEngineering Department, CBL Room BE-438..

ClockThursday 14 February 2019, 11:00-12:00

Cambridge University Physics Society

The Butterfly Effect: what does it really signify?

NOTE UNUSUAL TIME

UserProfessor Tim Palmer, University of Oxford.

HouseWolfson Lecture Theatre, Department of Chemistry, Lensfield Road.

ClockWednesday 13 February 2019, 19:30-20:30

Machine Learning Reading Group @ CUED

Logical Uncertainty

UserAdrià Garriga Alonso (University of Cambridge).

HouseEngineering Department, CBL Room 438.

ClockWednesday 13 February 2019, 13:45-15:15

Craik Club

Adaptation Produces Change-Salience

UserProfessor M. J. Morgan, City, University of London.

HouseKenneth Craik Room, Craik-Marshall Building, Downing Site.

ClockWednesday 13 February 2019, 13:00-14:00

Trinity Mathematical Society

The Continuum Hypothesis

UserProfessor Imre Leader (DPMMS).

HouseWinstanley Lecture Theatre, Trinity College.

ClockMonday 11 February 2019, 20:30-21:30

Second Language Education Group

The Listening Zones of NGOs: Languages and cultural knowledge in development programmes

There will be a drinks reception after the seminar

UserProfessor Hilary Footitt, University of Reading.

House Faculty of Education, 184 Hills Road, Cambridge, CB2 8PQ, Room 1S3.

ClockMonday 11 February 2019, 17:00-18:30

Wolfson College Science Society talks

The power of superconductivity

UserCarla Palomares Garcia, Wolfson College.

HouseWolfson College, Gatsby Room.

ClockFriday 08 February 2019, 17:45-19:10

Darwin College Lecture Series

Vision of Future Technology

UserMs Sophie Hackford, Futurist, co-founder 1715Labs.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 08 February 2019, 17:30-18:30

Zangwill Club

Set to change? Lifespan factors influencing neurocognitive trajectories and plasticity

UserProfessor Kristine Beate Walhovd, Professor of Neuropsychology, University of Oslo.

HouseGround Floor Lecture Theatre, Department of Psychology.

ClockFriday 08 February 2019, 16:30-17:30

Statistics

Post-selection confidence intervals and confidence curves

UserGerda Claeskens, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven .

HouseMR12.

ClockFriday 08 February 2019, 16:00-17:00

NLIP Seminar Series

Learning to navigate without a map (but with instructions)

UserPiotr Mirowski, DeepMind.

HouseFW26, Computer Laboratory.

ClockFriday 08 February 2019, 12:00-13:00

Trinity College Science Society (TCSS)

Maths versus AI

UserDr Nira Chamberlain.

HouseWinstanley Lecture Hall, Trinity College.

ClockThursday 07 February 2019, 18:00-19:30

Cambridge Linguistics Forum

The Evolutionary Typology of Verbal Person-Number Indexes

There will be a tea reception from 4pm.

UserDr Ilja Seržant (University of Leipzig).

HouseGr-06/7 (English Faculty Building).

ClockThursday 07 February 2019, 16:30-18:00

Darwin College Sciences Group

Hearing and seeing things that are not there: Quantifying brain structure related to hallucinations

UserColleen Rollins (Department of Psychiatry, University of Cambridge).

HouseThe Richard King Room, Darwin College.

ClockThursday 07 February 2019, 13:10-14:00

Language Technology Lab Seminars

Probabilistic Typology

UserRyan Cotterell ( University of Cambridge).

HouseFaculty of English, Room SR24.

ClockThursday 07 February 2019, 11:00-12:00

French Linguistics Research Seminars

What can endangered creoles tell us about language change? Three centuries of Louisiana Creole

This talk is co-hosted by the Cambridge Endangered Languages and Cultures Group

UserOliver Mayeux *Cambridge).

HouseFaculty of English, Room GR-06/07.

ClockWednesday 06 February 2019, 18:30-19:30

Cambridge Philosophical Society

HONORARY FELLOWS LECTURE - The Fuel of Life

A COMPLIMENTARY DRINKS RECEPTION TO FOLLOW ON AFTER THE LECTURE WILL TAKE PLACE IN THE FOYER TO THE LECTURE THEATRE FOR ALL ATTENDEES

UserProfessor Sir John E Walker FRS FMedSci,Nobel Laureate in Chemistry, Medical Research Council, Mitochondrial Biology Unit .

HouseBristol-Myers Squibb Lecture Theatre, Department of Chemistry.

ClockWednesday 06 February 2019, 18:00-19:00

Indo-European Seminar

Italic religious dedications: between local traditions and Graeco-Roman influences

Tea served from 4.15

UserMaria José Estaran University of Zaragoza.

House1.11 Classics Faculty.

ClockWednesday 06 February 2019, 16:30-17:30

Computer Laboratory Wednesday Seminars

Perpetual Computing: Technologies for Banishing Batteries

UserJoshua R. Smith - Zeutschel Professor, Allen School of Computer Science and Engineering, University of Washington.

HouseLecture Theatre 2, Computer Laboratory.

ClockWednesday 06 February 2019, 16:15-17:00

Computer Laboratory Tech Talks

Security Engineering @ nCipher

Food provided

UserPali Surdhar, nCipher.

HouseFW26, Computer Laboratory.

ClockWednesday 06 February 2019, 13:15-14:15

Trinity Mathematical Society

Are we living in the matrix?

UserProfessor David Tong (DAMTP).

HouseWinstanley Lecture Theatre, Trinity College.

ClockMonday 04 February 2019, 20:30-21:30

Computer Laboratory Tech Talks

Digital Technology & Personalised Medicine

Food provided

UserLouis Swain and Oliver Abbey, TPP.

HouseFW26, Computer Laboratory.

ClockMonday 04 February 2019, 13:15-14:15

The Archimedeans (CU Mathematical Society)

Dividing squares into triangles

UserDr James Newton (King's College London).

HouseMR2, Centre for Mathematical Sciences.

ClockFriday 01 February 2019, 19:00-20:00

Darwin College Lecture Series

Evolution of the Eye

UserProfessor Dan-Eric Nilsson, Lund University.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 01 February 2019, 17:30-18:30

Zangwill Club

Human olfaction at the intersection of language, culture and biology

UserProfessor Asifa Majid, Professor of Language, Communication, and Cultural Cognition, University of York.

HouseGround Floor Lecture Theatre, Department of Psychology.

ClockFriday 01 February 2019, 16:30-17:30

NLIP Seminar Series

Topic-Aware Convolutional Neural Networks for Extreme Summarization

UserShashi Narayan, University of Edinburgh / Google.

HouseFW26, Computer Laboratory.

ClockFriday 01 February 2019, 12:00-13:00

Darwin College Sciences Group

Planet Nine: To Be or Not To Be

UserMr Antranik A. Sefilian.

HouseThe Richard King Room, Darwin College.

ClockThursday 31 January 2019, 13:10-14:00

Lady Margaret Lectures

Getting the American Model Right: State Constitutional Revision and the Achievement of General Laws in the Mid-Nineteenth Century U.S.

UserProfessor Naomi Lamoreaux - Stanley B. Resor Professor of Economics & History - Yale University.

HouseYusuf Hamied Theatre, Christ's College.

ClockWednesday 30 January 2019, 17:30-19:00

Indo-European Seminar

1st Reading seminar: Harm Pinkster’s Oxford Latin Syntax

Tea served from 4.15

UserSpeaker to be confirmed.

House1.11 Classics Faculty.

ClockWednesday 30 January 2019, 16:30-17:30

Arts and Creativities Research Group

Queering the Art Classroom

UserTabitha Millett, IoE, University College London.

House Donald McIntyre Building, Faculty of Education, 184 Hills Road, room GS1.

ClockWednesday 30 January 2019, 16:30-18:00

CCIMI Seminars

Pure Mathematics in Crisis

UserProfessor Kevin Buzzard.

HouseCMS, MR3.

ClockWednesday 30 January 2019, 14:00-15:00

Trinity Mathematical Society

Solitons: An Introduction

UserDr Anthony Ashton (DAMTP).

HouseWinstanley Lecture Theatre, Trinity College.

ClockMonday 28 January 2019, 20:30-21:30

Second Language Education Group

Creativity in the languages classroom: Learners' responses to literary text

UserDr.Linda Fisher, University of Cambridge , Professor Suzanne Graham, Reading University.

House Faculty of Education, 184 Hills Road, Cambridge, CB2 8PQ, Room 1S3.

ClockMonday 28 January 2019, 17:00-18:30

Machine Learning Reading Group @ CUED

Stein Discrepancy

UserSebastian Ober (University of Cambridge).

HouseEngineering Department, CBL Room 438.

ClockMonday 28 January 2019, 14:00-15:30

Computer Laboratory Tech Talks

IMC Tech Talk

Food provided

UserPierre Bashshour, Lex van der Stoep & Henry Mattinson, IMC.

HouseFW26, Computer Laboratory.

ClockMonday 28 January 2019, 13:15-14:15

The Archimedeans (CU Mathematical Society)

The geometry of groups

UserDr Ana Khukhro (University of Cambridge).

HouseMR2, Centre for Mathematical Sciences.

ClockFriday 25 January 2019, 19:00-20:00

Darwin College Lecture Series

Colour and Vision

UserProfessor Anya Hurlbert, Newcastle University.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 25 January 2019, 17:30-18:30

Zangwill Club

Title to be confirmed

THIS TALK HAS BEEN CANCELLED

UserProfessor Natalie Sebanz, Central European University, Budapest, Hungary.

HouseGround Floor Lecture Theatre, Department of Psychology.

ClockFriday 25 January 2019, 16:30-17:30

Statistics

Geometric MCMC for infinite-dimensional Bayesian Inverse Problems

UserAlexandros Beskos, University College London .

HouseMR12.

ClockFriday 25 January 2019, 16:00-17:00

Craik Club

Working memory binding and episodic memory formation: evidence from neuroimaging, aging and patient studies

UserProfessor Roy P. C. Kessels, Donders Institute, Radboud University, Nijmegen.

HouseKenneth Craik Room, Craik-Marshall Building, Downing Site.

ClockFriday 25 January 2019, 13:00-14:00

NLIP Seminar Series

**CANCELLED** Probabilistic Typology: Deep Generative Models of Vowel Inventories

UserRyan Cotterell, NLIP, University of Cambridge.

HouseFW26, Computer Laboratory.

ClockFriday 25 January 2019, 12:00-13:00

Trinity College Science Society (TCSS)

Harnessing evolution for making new medicines

2018 Nobel Prize in Chemistry

UserProf Sir Gregory Winter.

HouseWinstanley Lecture Hall, Trinity College.

ClockThursday 24 January 2019, 18:00-19:30

Darwin College Sciences Group

Gorilla Society: investigating cooperation, territoriality and social support in our evolutionary cousins

UserRobin E Morrison (Department of Archaeology, University of Cambridge).

House1 Newnham Terrace, Darwin College.

ClockThursday 24 January 2019, 13:10-14:00

Language Technology Lab Seminars

Learning and testing compositionality

UserElia Bruni, University of Pompeu Fabra (Barcelona, Spain).

HouseFaculty of English, Room SR24.

ClockThursday 24 January 2019, 11:00-12:00

Indo-European Seminar

Hieroglyphic Luwian masterclass

Tea served from 4.15

UserWillemijn Waal, Leiden.

House1.11 Classics Faculty.

ClockWednesday 23 January 2019, 16:30-17:30

Computer Laboratory Tech Talks

Designing Electronics for low-latency Trading Systems

Food provided

UserRobin Bruce, current Head of the Infrastructure & Data team and former FPGA Systems Tech Lead, Optiver .

HouseFW26, Computer Laboratory.

ClockMonday 21 January 2019, 13:15-14:15

Cabinet of Natural History

Tour of the recently re-opened University Museum of Zoology and an insider's guide to natural history museums

Meet outside the Whale Hall (main entrance of the Museum of Zoology) by 1pm

UserJack Ashby (Museum of Zoology, Cambridge).

HouseUniversity Museum of Zoology.

ClockMonday 21 January 2019, 13:00-14:00

Darwin College Lecture Series

Visions

UserProfessor Paul Fletcher, Cambridge Neuroscience.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 18 January 2019, 17:30-18:30

Zangwill Club

Cross-language speech perception: how listening to foreign speech changes over life

UserProf. Nuria Sebastian-Galles Center of Brain and Cognition Universitat Pompeu Fabra (Barcelona).

HouseGround Floor Lecture Theatre, Department of Psychology.

ClockFriday 18 January 2019, 16:30-17:30

Statistics

On the hypocoercivity of some PDMP-Monte Carlo algorithms

UserChristophe Andrieu, University of Bristol.

HouseMR12.

ClockFriday 18 January 2019, 16:00-17:00

Darwin College Sciences Group

Oil palm: what’s true and what’s to do?

UserAmelia Hood (Zoology Department, University of Cambridge).

HouseThe Richard King Room, Darwin College.

ClockThursday 17 January 2019, 13:10-14:00

Craik Club

Visual categorization of simple stimuli

UserProfessor Joshua Solomon, Centre for Applied Vision Research, City University.

HouseKenneth Craik Room, Craik-Marshall Building, Downing Site.

ClockThursday 17 January 2019, 13:00-14:00

MEITS Multilingualism Seminars

Interpreting definite and bare plurals across different contexts: experimental evidence from adult mono- and bilingual Greek speakers

UserDr Dimitra Lazaridou-Chatzigoga, Post-doctoral Researcher, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin/University of Cambridge.

HouseRoom 336, Faculty of Modern and Medieval Languages (MML).

ClockThursday 17 January 2019, 13:00-14:30

MEITS Multilingualism Seminars

Linguistic intuitions beyond grammatical correctness: evidence from untutored L2 learners

UserDr Teresa Parodi, University Lecturer, Theoretical and Applied Linguistics, Faculty of Modern & Medieval Languages.

HouseRoom 336, Faculty of Modern and Medieval Languages (MML).

ClockThursday 17 January 2019, 13:00-14:30

women@CL Speaker Lunch Series

Machine Arguing: From Data and Rules to Argumentation Frameworks

UserFrancesca Toni, Professor in Computational Logic in the Department of Computing, Imperial College London, UK.

HouseComputer Laboratory, William Gates Building, Room FW26.

ClockThursday 17 January 2019, 13:00-14:00

Frontiers in Artificial Intelligence Series

What Can Fair ML Learn from Economic Theories of Distributive Justice?

Please note, this event may be recorded. Microsoft will own the copyright of any recording and reserves the right to distribute it as required.

UserHoda Heidari, ETH Zurich .

HouseAuditorium, Microsoft Research Ltd, 21 Station Road, Cambridge, CB1 2FB.

ClockWednesday 16 January 2019, 13:00-14:00

CL-CompBio

Towards a novel multi-scale integration of social dynamics and metabolic issues through evolutionary game theory on multiplex networks

UserAlessandro Di Stefano, Dipartimento di Ingegneria Elettrica, Elettronica e Informatica (DIEEI) University of Catania.

HouseDepartment of Computer Science and technology, sw01 .

ClockThursday 13 December 2018, 17:00-18:00

Craik Club

"Mosaic Stimuli in Research on Luminance and Color Vision"

UserProfessor Givago Souza, Federal University of Para, Brazil.

HouseKenneth Craik Room, Craik-Marshall Building, Downing Site.

ClockTuesday 11 December 2018, 13:00-14:00

Wolfson College Science Society talks

Learning from Luther: 95 theses about technology

UserProfessor John Naughton, CRASSH, Cambridge..

HouseWolfson College, Gatsby Room.

ClockFriday 07 December 2018, 17:45-19:10

NLIP Seminar Series

Graph Neural Networks for Knowledge Base Question Answering

Room changed

UserDaniil Sorokin, Technische Universität Darmstadt.

HouseFW11, Computer Laboratory.

ClockFriday 30 November 2018, 12:00-13:00

SCI Cambridge Science Talks

Electrolysis: What Textbooks Don’t Tell Us

FREE EVENT

UserDr Hasok Chang, Department of History and Philosophy of Science, Cambridge.

HousePfizer Lecture Theatre, Department of Chemistry, Lensfield Road, Cambridge.

ClockThursday 29 November 2018, 19:00-20:00

Trinity College Science Society (TCSS)

Unification and Progress in Modern Theoretical Physics

Former Lucasian Professor

UserProf. Michael Green ( DAMTP, University of Cambridge).

HouseOld Combination Room, Trinity College.

ClockThursday 29 November 2018, 18:00-19:30

Language Technology Lab Seminars

Linguistic Measures for the Detection of Clinical Conditions

UserAline Villavicencio (Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, University of Essex).

HouseBoardroom, Faculty of English, West Road.

ClockThursday 29 November 2018, 11:00-12:00

Machine Learning Reading Group @ CUED

Neural Ordinary Differential Equations

UserEric T Nalisnick (University of Cambridge).

HouseEngineering Department, CBL Room 438.

ClockWednesday 28 November 2018, 14:00-15:30

Craik Club

Optimising the design of text using simple algorithms

UserProfessor Arnold J. Wilkins, Department of Psychology, University of Essex.

HouseKenneth Craik Room, Craik-Marshall Building, Downing Site.

ClockWednesday 28 November 2018, 13:00-14:00

Microsoft Research Cambridge, public talks

Idris 2: Type Driven Development of Idris

 Please note, this event may be recorded. Microsoft will own the copyright of any recording and reserves the right to distribute it as required.

UserEdwin Brady, St Andrews University .

HouseAuditorium, Microsoft Research Ltd, 21 Station Road, Cambridge, CB1 2FB.

ClockTuesday 27 November 2018, 11:00-12:00

Cambridge University Biological Society

Epigenetic modifications

UserDr Magdalena J Koziol, Wellcome Trust Cancer Research UK Gurdon Institute, University of Cambridge.

HouseWolfson Lecture Theatre, Department of Chemistry, Lensfield Road.

ClockMonday 26 November 2018, 18:00-19:00

The Archimedeans (CU Mathematical Society)

The story of a theorem

UserDr Christopher Hughes (University of York).

HouseMR2, Centre for Mathematical Sciences.

ClockFriday 23 November 2018, 19:00-20:00

Statistics

Posterior concentration for Bayesian regression trees and their ensembles

UserStephanie van der Pas, University of Leiden.

HouseMR12.

ClockFriday 23 November 2018, 16:00-17:00

women@CL Speaker Lunch Series

Women@CL Talklet Event

UserMohibi, Mahwish Arif, Aida Miralaei.

HouseComputer Laboratory, William Gates Building, Room FW11.

ClockFriday 23 November 2018, 13:00-14:00

Trinity College Science Society (TCSS)

Life and death in an old enzyme: the ATP synthase

1997 Nobel Prize in Chemistry

UserProfessor John Walker (University of Cambridge).

HouseOld Combination Room, Trinity College.

ClockThursday 22 November 2018, 18:00-19:30

Chaucer Club

A Bayesian approach to internal models

UserMate Lengyel (Dept of Engineering, U. of Cambridge).

HouseLecture Theatre, MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, University of Cambridge, Chaucer Road.

ClockThursday 22 November 2018, 15:30-17:00

Indo-European Seminar

The decline of infinitival complementation in Ancient Greek. A reconsideration

Tea served from 4.15

UserKlaas Bentein, Ghent.

House1.11 Classics Faculty.

ClockWednesday 21 November 2018, 16:30-17:30

Machine Learning Reading Group @ CUED

Natural gradient in deep neural networks

UserAlberto Bernacchia (University of Cambridge).

HouseEngineering Department, CBL Room 438.

ClockWednesday 21 November 2018, 14:00-15:30

Cambridge Philosophical Society

The combinatorics of spaghetti hoops

UserProfessor Simon Tavaré FRS FMedSci, Department of Applied Mathematics and Theoretical Physics and Cancer Research UK Cambridge Institute.

HouseBristol-Myers Squibb Lecture Theatre, Department of Chemistry.

ClockMonday 19 November 2018, 18:00-19:00

Second Language Education Group

EMI in Francophone Cameroon: What can we learn from victims of English?

There will be a drinks reception after the seminar

UserDr. Harry Kuchah Kuchah, University of Leeds.

House Faculty of Education, 184 Hills Road, Cambridge, CB2 8PQ, Room 1S3.

ClockMonday 19 November 2018, 17:00-18:30

Computer Laboratory Tech Talks

How search uses Machine Learning

Food provided

UserFabrizio Silvestri, Facebook.

HouseFW26, Computer Laboratory.

ClockMonday 19 November 2018, 13:05-14:30

The Archimedeans (CU Mathematical Society)

Challenging Einstein's Theory

UserThomas Sotiriou (University of Nottingham).

HouseMR2, Centre for Mathematical Sciences.

ClockFriday 16 November 2018, 19:00-20:00

Wolfson College Science Society talks

Future developments in healthcare – does cancer lead the way?

UserProfessor Sir Leszek Borysiewicz, Cancer Research UK.

HouseWolfson College - The Lee Hall.

ClockFriday 16 November 2018, 17:45-19:10

Zangwill Club

Making sense of time in the Human mind

UserProfessor Virginie van Wassenhove, Cognitive Neuroimaging Unit, CEA DRF/Joliot, INSERM, Université Paris-Sud, Université Paris-Saclay, NeuroSpin center, 91191 Gif/Yvette, France .

HouseGround Floor Lecture Theatre, Department of Psychology.

ClockFriday 16 November 2018, 16:30-17:30

Statistics

Concentration of tempered posteriors and of their variational approximations

UserPierre Alquier, ENSAE.

HouseMR12.

ClockFriday 16 November 2018, 16:00-17:00

NLIP Seminar Series

The Ethics of Artificially Intelligent Communications Technology

Room changed

UserMarcus Tomalin, CUED, University of Cambridge.

HouseFW11, Computer Laboratory.

ClockFriday 16 November 2018, 12:00-13:00

Computer Laboratory Tech Talks

Computer Laboratory Recruitment Fair

UserSpeaker to be confirmed.

HouseThe Street, Computer Laboratory.

ClockFriday 16 November 2018, 11:30-16:00

Trinity College Science Society (TCSS)

Exoplanets, on the Hunt for Universal Life

UserDidier Queloz (University of Cambridge).

HouseOld Combination Room, Trinity College.

ClockThursday 15 November 2018, 18:00-19:30

Cambridge University Linguistic Society

Timing in dyslexia: Language, reading and writing

UserProfessor Maria Teresa Guasti (University of Milano-Bicocca).

HouseGR06/07, Faculty of English, 9 West Rd (Sidgwick Site).

ClockThursday 15 November 2018, 17:00-18:30

Cambridge University Linguistic Society

Timing in dyslexia: Language, reading and writing

UserProfessor Maria Teresa Guasti (University of Milano-Bicocca).

HouseGR06/07, Faculty of English, 9 West Rd (Sidgwick Site).

ClockThursday 15 November 2018, 17:00-18:30

Darwin College Sciences Group

Mechanism of transformation of neural stem cells by fusion onco-proteins.

UserRobert Kupp (CRUK Cambridge Institute / Oncology).

HouseThe Richard King Room, Darwin College.

ClockThursday 15 November 2018, 13:10-14:00

Computer Laboratory Tech Talks

Computer Laboratory Recruitment Fair

UserSpeaker to be confirmed.

HouseThe Street, Computer Laboratory.

ClockThursday 15 November 2018, 11:30-16:00

Language Technology Lab Seminars

Learning with Explanations

UserTim Rocktäschel, Facebook AI Research.

HouseBoardroom, Faculty of English, West Road.

ClockThursday 15 November 2018, 11:00-12:00

Cambridge University Physics Society

From deep learning to the dark universe

UserProfessor Ofer Lahav, University College London.

HouseWolfson Lecture Theatre, Department of Chemistry, Lensfield Road.

ClockWednesday 14 November 2018, 20:00-21:00

Computer Laboratory Wednesday Seminars

Failing with Style: Why and How we Should Encourage Humans to Fail with Highly Capable Systems

UserProfessor Steve Benford, Mixed Reality Laboratory, School of Computer Science, The University of Nottingham.

HouseLecture Theatre 2, Computer Laboratory.

ClockWednesday 14 November 2018, 16:15-17:00

Machine Learning Reading Group @ CUED

Graph Neural Networks

UserMatej Balog (University of Cambridge).

HouseEngineering Department, CBL Room 438.

ClockWednesday 14 November 2018, 14:00-15:30

Computer Laboratory Tech Talks

Embracing the Volatility of AWS Spot Fleet

Food provided

UserMatthew Mead-Briggs, Yelp.

HouseFW26, Computer Laboratory.

ClockWednesday 14 November 2018, 13:05-14:30

Trinity Mathematical Society

Approximation on the Real Line

UserProf. Arieh Iserles (DAMTP).

HouseWinstanley Lecture Theatre, Trinity College.

ClockMonday 12 November 2018, 20:30-21:30

The Archimedeans (CU Mathematical Society)

Black hole bombs

UserProf. Elizabeth Winstanley (University of Sheffield).

HouseMR2, Centre for Mathematical Sciences.

ClockFriday 09 November 2018, 19:00-20:00

Wolfson College Science Society talks

Unraveling the hidden microbial world of the river Cam.

UserLara Urban, European Bioinformatics Institute.

HouseWolfson College, Gatsby Room.

ClockFriday 09 November 2018, 17:45-19:10

Zangwill Club

Social timing in autism spectrum disorders

UserDr Christine Falter-Wagner, Department of Psychiatry, LMU Munich.

HouseGround Floor Lecture Theatre, Department of Psychology.

ClockFriday 09 November 2018, 16:30-17:30

Statistics

Phase transitions on community detectability for various types of stochastic block models

UserLaurent Massoulié, INRIA.

HouseMR12.

ClockFriday 09 November 2018, 16:00-17:00

Computer Laboratory Tech Talks

How to Break the Internet

Food and drinks provided

UserSimon Chatterjee, Ensoft Ltd .

HouseFW11, Computer Laboratory.

ClockFriday 09 November 2018, 13:05-14:05

NLIP Seminar Series

Knowledge Representation and Extraction at Scale

UserChristos Christodoulopoulos, Amazon.

HouseFW26, Computer Laboratory.

ClockFriday 09 November 2018, 12:00-13:00

Language Technology Lab Seminars

Cross-Lingual Word Embeddings in 60 Minutes

UserIvan Vulić, LTL, University of Cambridge.

HouseBoardroom, Faculty of English, West Road.

ClockThursday 08 November 2018, 11:00-12:00

Cambridge University Physics Society

From brain descriptions to brain explanations

UserProfessor Robert Turner, Max Planck Institute for Human Cognitive and Brain Sciences, Leipzig.

HouseWolfson Lecture Theatre, Department of Chemistry, Lensfield Road.

ClockWednesday 07 November 2018, 20:00-21:00

Cambridge University Biological Society

Cryo-EM heats up

UserDr Doryen Bubeck, Imperial College, London.

HouseMain Lecture Theatre, St John's College Divinity School.

ClockWednesday 07 November 2018, 18:00-19:00

Computer Laboratory Wednesday Seminars

Scalable Intelligent Systems by 2025

UserCarl Hewitt - Emeritus Professor at MIT.

HouseLecture Theatre 2, Computer Laboratory.

ClockWednesday 07 November 2018, 16:15-17:00

Machine Learning Reading Group @ CUED

Defending Against Adversarial Attacks

UserRoss Clarke (University of Cambridge).

HouseEngineering Department, CBL Room 438.

ClockWednesday 07 November 2018, 14:00-15:30

Computer Laboratory Tech Talks

The King ecosystem beyond games; a deep dive into solutions that scale

Food provided

UserRichard Palmer, Principal Engineer, King.

HouseFW26, Computer Laboratory.

ClockWednesday 07 November 2018, 13:05-14:30

Cambridge Philosophical Society

Lecture has been cancelled - This Antibiotics from Darwin’s chemistry set

This lecture has been cancelled

UserProfessor Peter Leadlay FRS, Emeritus Herchel Smith Professor of Biochemistry, Department of Biochemistry .

HouseBristol-Myers Squibb Lecture Theatre, Department of Chemistry.

ClockMonday 05 November 2018, 18:00-19:00

Second Language Education Group

Pardon my French! Exploring the myths and realities of Second Language Education in Canada

UserDr Shawn Bullock, University of Cambridge, Dr Cecile Sabatier, Simon Fraser University.

House Faculty of Education, 184 Hills Road, Cambridge, CB2 8PQ, Room 1S3.

ClockMonday 05 November 2018, 17:30-19:00

Computer Laboratory Tech Talks

Declarative Software Design in Python

Lunch provided

UserElmer Landaverde, Bloomberg Team Leader of Engineering Core Workflows .

HouseFW26, Computer Laboratory.

ClockMonday 05 November 2018, 13:05-14:05

Wolfson College Science Society talks

In-Network Computing: Your network just got a lot smarter

UserDr Noa Zilberman, Department of Computer Science and Technology.

HouseWolfson College, Gatsby Room.

ClockFriday 02 November 2018, 17:45-19:10

Zangwill Club

Sleep for Systems Consolidation

UserDr Lisa Genzel, Assistant Professor, The Branco Weiss Fellowship – Society in Science Donders Centre for Neuroscience, The Netherlands.

HouseGround Floor Lecture Theatre, Department of Psychology.

ClockFriday 02 November 2018, 16:30-17:30

Statistics

Towards a better understanding of early stopping for boosting algorithms

UserYuting Wei, Stanford University.

HouseMR12.

ClockFriday 02 November 2018, 16:00-17:00

King's Occasional Lectures

Language Evolution in Spatial Domains, and Statistical Physics

UserJames Burridge, University of Portsmouth.

HouseAudit Room, King's College.

ClockThursday 01 November 2018, 14:00-15:00

Language Technology Lab Seminars

On KL divergence and beyond

UserYingzhen Li, Microsoft Research Cambridge.

HouseBoardroom, Faculty of English, West Road.

ClockThursday 01 November 2018, 11:00-12:00

Computer Laboratory Wednesday Seminars

Stylus input and the benefits of a standard

UserMark Hayter - Sr Engineering Director in the Chrome OS Hardware team at Google, and is currently a visitor from industry with the Computer Architecture team in the Computer Lab .

HouseLecture Theatre 2, Computer Laboratory.

ClockWednesday 31 October 2018, 16:15-17:00

CCIMI Seminars

Estimation of Low-Rank Matrices via Approximate Message Passing

UserDr Ramji Venkataramanan.

HouseCMS, MR15.

ClockWednesday 31 October 2018, 14:00-15:00

Computer Laboratory Tech Talks

Transforming Retail with Machine Learning

Food provided

UserMartin Gee, Principal Head of Software Engineering, Argos.

HouseFW26, Computer Laboratory.

ClockWednesday 31 October 2018, 13:05-14:30

Computer Laboratory Tech Talks

Creating a Real Time data & ML pipeline for Smart Cities, Mobility & Infrastructure

Lunch provided

UserPankaj Daga, Alchera Technologies.

HouseFW26, Computer Laboratory.

ClockTuesday 30 October 2018, 13:15-14:15

Trinity Mathematical Society

Stein's Paradox

UserProfessor Richard Samworth (Statslab).

HouseWinstanley Lecture Theatre, Trinity College.

ClockMonday 29 October 2018, 20:30-21:30

The Archimedeans (CU Mathematical Society)

Rebuilding mathematics with topology

UserDr James Cranch (University of Sheffield).

HouseMR2, Centre for Mathematical Sciences.

ClockFriday 26 October 2018, 19:00-20:00

Zangwill Club

Cortical tracking of natural and artificial sequences

UserProfessor Lucia Melloni, Department of Neurology, NYU School of Medicine, US; Department of Neuroscience, Max Planck Institute for Empirical Aesthetics, Frankfurt, Germany.

HouseGround Floor Lecture Theatre, Department of Psychology.

ClockFriday 26 October 2018, 16:30-17:30

Statistics

Bayesian regression models for complex spatially or serially correlated functional data

UserJeffrey Morris, MD Anderson Cancer Center.

HouseMR12.

ClockFriday 26 October 2018, 16:00-17:00

Scott Lectures

Scott Lecture III : Beyond Statistical Mechanics - Probing Quantum Matter out of Equilibrium

UserProfessor Immanuel Bloch, Max Planck Institute of Quantum Optics, Garching.

HousePippard Lecture Theatre, Cavendish Laboratory, Department of Physics.

ClockFriday 26 October 2018, 16:00-17:00

Computer Laboratory Tech Talks

Preparing for a life that’s not just code

Food provided

UserSamantha Strauss and Grace Rowley, RealVNC.

HouseFW11, Computer Laboratory.

ClockFriday 26 October 2018, 13:05-14:05

NLIP Seminar Series

Deep learning for automatically assessing the pronunciation of non-native English speakers

UserKostas Kyriakopoulos, CUED, University of Cambridge.

HouseFW26, Computer Laboratory.

ClockFriday 26 October 2018, 12:00-13:00

Trinity College Science Society (TCSS)

Trinity Life in Science and Politics

Co-hosted with Trinity Politics Society

UserJulian Huppert (University of Cambridge).

HouseWinstanley Lecture Hall, Trinity College.

ClockThursday 25 October 2018, 18:00-19:30

Darwin College Sciences Group

Perovskite Solar Cells: Printing the future of photovoltaics

UserStuart Macpherson (StranksLab, Optoelectronics group, Physics, University of Cambridge).

HouseThe Richard King Room, Darwin College.

ClockThursday 25 October 2018, 13:10-14:00

Cambridge University Physics Society

Randomness in classical and quantum dynamics

UserProfessor Thomas Spencer, Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton.

HouseWolfson Lecture Theatre, Department of Chemistry, Lensfield Road.

ClockWednesday 24 October 2018, 20:00-21:00

Scott Lectures

Scott Lecture II : Realizing and Probing Topological Matter using Ultracold Quantum Gases

UserProfessor Immanuel Bloch, Max Planck Institute of Quantum Optics, Garching.

HousePippard Lecture Theatre, Cavendish Laboratory, Department of Physics.

ClockWednesday 24 October 2018, 16:00-17:00

Andrew Chamblin Memorial Lectures

Andrew Chamblin Memorial Lecture 2018

UserProfessor Gerard t' Hooft, University of Utrecht, The Netherlands.

HouseCentre for Mathematical Sciences, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge.

ClockTuesday 23 October 2018, 17:00-18:00

Computer Laboratory Tech Talks

How to Build an Exchange

Food provided

UserGabor Szarka, JaneStreet.

HouseFW26, Computer Laboratory.

ClockTuesday 23 October 2018, 13:15-14:30

Cambridge Philosophical Society

Manipulating light at the nanoscale with plasmonics

UserDr Emilie Ringe Department of Material Science and Metallurgy and Department of Earth Sciences.

HouseBristol-Myers Squibb Lecture Theatre, Department of Chemistry.

ClockMonday 22 October 2018, 18:00-19:00

Computer Laboratory Tech Talks

Systemic Design (or Building Toys) in Games

Food provided

UserGeorge Prosser and James Callin, Studio Gobo.

HouseFW26, Computer Laboratory.

ClockMonday 22 October 2018, 13:05-14:30

Arts and Creativities Research Group

CANCELLED: Doctoral and Masters Student Symposium: Arts-Based Research Praxis and the Role of Theory

THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED DUE TO THE SUDDEN ILLNESS OF TWO OF THE THREE PRESENTERS. WE APOLOGISE SINCERELY FOR THE DISAPPOINTMENT.

UserDr Liz Mackinlay (University of Queensland), Dr Rebecca Heaton (University of Northampton), Professor Pam Burnard (University of Cambridge).

House Donald McIntyre Building, Faculty of Education, 184 Hills Road, room GS4.

ClockSaturday 20 October 2018, 13:00-17:00

Wolfson College Science Society talks

Anti-cancer drugs for transmissible cancers in Tasmanian devils

UserMaximilian Stammnitz, Transmissible Cancer Group, Cambridge.

HouseWolfson College, Gatsby Room.

ClockFriday 19 October 2018, 17:45-19:10

Zangwill Club

Title to be confirmed

PLEASE NOTE: THERE IS NO ZANGWILL CLUB TALK THIS WEEK

UserSpeaker to be confirmed.

HouseGround Floor Lecture Theatre, Department of Psychology.

ClockFriday 19 October 2018, 16:30-17:30

Statistics

Nonparametric Bayes for support boundary recovery

UserJohannes Schmidt-Hieber, University of Leiden.

HouseMR12.

ClockFriday 19 October 2018, 16:00-17:00

NLIP Seminar Series

Learning, Representing, and Understanding Language

UserAida Nematzadeh, DeepMind.

HouseFW26, Computer Laboratory.

ClockFriday 19 October 2018, 12:00-13:00

Trinity College Science Society (TCSS)

Speech rhythm: a metaphor?

UserFrancis Nolan (Department of Linguistics).

HouseWinstanley Lecture Hall, Trinity College.

ClockThursday 18 October 2018, 18:00-19:30

Theory of Living Matter Group

Dynamics of Spinal Cord Development - Theory & Experiments

UserJames Briscoe (Francis Crick Institute) & Karen Page (University College London).

HouseSainsbury Laboratory, Bateman Street, Cambridge CB2 1NN.

ClockThursday 18 October 2018, 18:00-20:00

Microsoft Research Cambridge, public talks

Flux: Elegant Machine Learning with Julia

 Please note, this event may be recorded. Microsoft will own the copyright of any recording and reserves the right to distribute it as required.

UserMike Innes, Julia Computing, Inc..

HouseAuditorium, Microsoft Research Ltd, 21 Station Road, Cambridge, CB1 2FB.

ClockThursday 18 October 2018, 17:00-18:00

"Life Sciences Masterclass"

The role of early-career researchers in changing the culture of scholarly communication

UserDr. Avasthi (Hemenway Life Sciences Innovation Center at the University of Kansas), Dr Brown and Dr. Palfy (preLights) .

HousePostdoc Centre, 16 Mill Lane.

ClockWednesday 17 October 2018, 18:00-19:30

Cambridge University Biological Society

The fight against malaria using proteasomes

UserDr Paula da Fonseca, MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology.

HousePfizer Lecture Theatre, Department of Chemistry, Lensfield Rd, CB2 1EW.

ClockWednesday 17 October 2018, 18:00-19:00

Computer Laboratory Wednesday Seminars

A journey into interdisciplinary research

UserDerek McAuley - Professor of Digital Economy, University of Nottingham.

HouseLecture Theatre 2, Computer Laboratory.

ClockWednesday 17 October 2018, 16:15-17:00

Computer Laboratory Tech Talks

5G & ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE - THE PERFECT MATCH ?

Food provided

UserDr Cyril Valadon, MediaTek.

HouseFW26, Computer Laboratory.

ClockWednesday 17 October 2018, 13:05-14:30

Computer Laboratory Tech Talks

JP Morgan Technology Showcase

Food provided

UserJP Morgan technologists.

HouseFW26, Computer Laboratory.

ClockTuesday 16 October 2018, 15:00-17:00

Computer Laboratory Tech Talks

All Things Data

Food provided

UserJoris Peeters, GSA Capital.

HouseFW26, Computer Laboratory.

ClockMonday 15 October 2018, 13:05-14:15

Zangwill Club

How Paranoia Affects Social Cognition and Behaviour

UserProf Nichola Raihani Professor of Evolution and Behaviour, University College London.

HouseGround Floor Lecture Theatre, Department of Psychology.

ClockFriday 12 October 2018, 16:30-17:30

Statistics

Uniform rates of Glivenko-Cantelli convergence and their use in Bayesian inference

UserEmanuele Dolera, Università degli Studi di Pavia.

HouseMR12.

ClockFriday 12 October 2018, 16:00-17:00

Computer Laboratory Tech Talks

HackerRank workshop

Lunch provided

UserAlistair McMaster and Jing Wu, Goldman Sachs.

HouseFW11, Computer Laboratory.

ClockFriday 12 October 2018, 13:05-14:30

NLIP Seminar Series

Some lessons learned in Multimodal Representations and Transfer

UserPranava Madhyastha, Imperial College London.

HouseFW26, Computer Laboratory.

ClockFriday 12 October 2018, 12:00-13:00

Trinity College Science Society (TCSS)

Compound Interest: Communicating chemistry using infographics

First talk of term

UserAndy Brunning, Compound Interest.

HouseOld Combination Room, Trinity College.

ClockThursday 11 October 2018, 18:00-19:30

Statistics

Heteroskedastic PCA: Algorithm, Optimality, and Applications

UserTony Cai, University of Pennsylvania.

HouseMR13.

ClockThursday 11 October 2018, 16:00-17:00

Darwin College Sciences Group

Nano-photonics for better detection of toxic molecules in air

UserDr Tanya Hutter (Chemistry Department, University of Cambridge).

HouseThe Richard King Room, Darwin College.

ClockThursday 11 October 2018, 13:10-14:00

Cambridge University Physics Society

The long road to the Higgs boson

UserProfessor Sir Tejinder Virdee, Imperial College London.

HouseWolfson Lecture Theatre, Department of Chemistry, Lensfield Road.

ClockWednesday 10 October 2018, 20:00-21:00

The Archimedeans (CU Mathematical Society)

Surely there's no ethics in mathematics?

UserMaurice Chiodo (University of Cambridge).

HouseMR2, Centre for Mathematical Sciences.

ClockWednesday 10 October 2018, 19:00-20:00

Peter Whittle Lecture

When Statistics Meets Computing

UserProfessor Tony Cai (Wharton, University of Pennsylvania).

HouseCentre for Mathematical Sciences MR2.

ClockWednesday 10 October 2018, 17:00-18:00

Indo-European Seminar

Introduction to the term’s reading seminar on A. Willi Origins of the Greek Verb

Tea served from 4.15

UserSpeaker to be confirmed.

House1.11 Classics Faculty.

ClockWednesday 10 October 2018, 16:30-17:30

Computer Laboratory Wednesday Seminars

Machine learning for medicine: Predicting, pre-empting and treating disease

UserProfessor Mihaela van der Schaar - John Humphrey Plummer Professor, University of Cambridge.

HouseLecture Theatre 2, Computer Laboratory.

ClockWednesday 10 October 2018, 16:15-17:00

Computer Laboratory Tech Talks

Artificial Intelligence in Healthcare

Food provided

UserEd Salkeld, TPP.

HouseFW26, Computer Laboratory.

ClockWednesday 10 October 2018, 13:05-14:15

Computer Laboratory Tech Talks

Facebook – Crush Your Coding Workshop

Lunch provided

UserFacebook.

HouseFW26, Computer Laboratory.

ClockTuesday 09 October 2018, 13:15-14:30

Cambridge Philosophical Society

LARMOR LECTURE - Why the Ancient Continents are special: a geological detective story

UserProfessor James Jackson FRS, Professor of Active Tectonics, Department of Earth Sciences .

HouseBristol-Myers Squibb Lecture Theatre, Department of Chemistry.

ClockMonday 08 October 2018, 18:00-19:00

Computer Laboratory Tech Talks

Hashing

Lunch provided

UserDietmar Kuhl, Bloomberg.

HouseFW26, Computer Laboratory.

ClockMonday 08 October 2018, 13:05-14:15

Cabinet of Natural History

The long-lost Paston Collection

UserSpike Bucklow (Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Department of History and Philosophy of Science.

ClockMonday 08 October 2018, 13:00-14:00

Zangwill Club

Modelling cortical gain in autism (without neuroimaging)

UserDr Rebecca Lawson, Sir Henry Dale Fellowship, Affiliated Lecturer Department of Psychology, University of Cambridge.

HouseGround Floor Lecture Theatre, Department of Psychology.

ClockFriday 05 October 2018, 16:30-17:30

NLIP Seminar Series

Imitation learning, zero-shot learning and automated fact checking

UserAndreas Vlachos, NLIP, University of Cambridge.

HouseFW26, Computer Laboratory.

ClockFriday 05 October 2018, 12:00-13:00

Darwin College Sciences Group

Designing Ultra Low Power Sensor Interfaces for the Internet of Things

UserDr Arokia Nathan (Cambridge Touch Technologies Ltd).

HouseThe Richard King Room, Darwin College.

ClockThursday 04 October 2018, 13:10-14:00

Cambridge University Physics Society

Unsolved mysteries of fundamental physics

UserProfessor John Baez, University of California, Riverside.

HouseBristol-Meyers Squibb lecture theatre, Chemistry Department, Lensfield Road.

ClockWednesday 03 October 2018, 20:00-21:00

Computer Laboratory Tech Talks

Dev-Ops. what does it really mean?

Food provided

UserCliff McCollum (Software Development Manager), Amazon.

HouseFW26, Computer Laboratory.

ClockWednesday 03 October 2018, 13:05-14:15

Arts and Creativities Research Group

Process Drama as Creative Pedagogy - A Workshop in Imagination

UserDr Julia Horne, Dr Alison O’Grady, Catherine Smyth & Elizabeth Gillroy, University of Sydney.

House Donald McIntyre Building, Faculty of Education, 184 Hills Road, room GS1.

ClockThursday 20 September 2018, 17:00-18:30

Your personal list

Simulation for Intelligent Systems

Please note, this event may be recorded. Microsoft will own the copyright of any recording and reserves the right to distribute it as required.

UserVladlen Koltun, Intel.

HouseAuditorium, Microsoft Research Ltd, 21 Station Road, Cambridge, CB1 2FB.

ClockThursday 30 August 2018, 13:00-14:30

Microsoft Research Cambridge, public talks

Neural Ordinary Differential Equations

 Please note, this event may be recorded. Microsoft will own the copyright of any recording and reserves the right to distribute it as required.

UserProf David Duvenaud (University of Toronto).

HouseAuditorium, Microsoft Research Ltd, 21 Station Road, Cambridge, CB1 2FB.

ClockTuesday 17 July 2018, 15:00-16:00

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