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Machine Learning @ CUED

Learning Task Relations in Multi-Task Learning

Via Skype

UserYu Zhang (Hong Kong University of Science and Technology).

HouseEngineering Department, CBL Room BE-438.

ClockTuesday 14 June 2016, 11:00-12:00

Statistics

Chaining and convexity

UserRamon van Handel (Princeton).

HouseMR12, Centre for Mathematical Sciences, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge..

ClockFriday 10 June 2016, 16:00-17:00

Chaucer Club

The future of fMRI in cognitive neuroscience

UserProfessor Russell Poldrack, Department of Psychology, Stanford.

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

ClockThursday 09 June 2016, 15:30-16:30

Machine Learning Reading Group @ CUED

Partially Observable Markov Decision Processes (POMDPs)

UserRowan McAllister (University of Cambridge), Alex Navarro.

HouseEngineering Department, CBL Room 438.

ClockThursday 02 June 2016, 14:30-16:00

Machine Learning @ CUED

Variational inference for scalable Gaussian process approximations

UserAlexander Matthews (University of Cambridge).

HouseEngineering Department, CBL Room BE-438.

ClockThursday 02 June 2016, 11:30-12:30

NLIP Seminar Series

Incremental CCG parsing and its applications

UserBharat Ram Ambati, University of Edinburgh/Apple.

HouseFW26, Computer Laboratory.

ClockFriday 27 May 2016, 12:00-13:00

nn275's list

Third workshop on ‘Romeyka and the languages of the eastern Black Sea’

Organisers: Ioanna Sitaridou & Nicolaos Neocleous - Attendance upon invitation only (because of the size of the room and restrictions pertaining to the quiet period at Queens’)

UserInvited speakers: Stavros Skopeteas (Bielefeld University, Germany) & Metin Bagriacik (University of Ghent, Belgium).

HouseAngevin Room, Queens’ College, Cambridge.

ClockFriday 27 May 2016, 09:00-17:00

nn275's list

Third workshop on ‘Romeyka and the languages of the eastern Black Sea’

Organisers: Ioanna Sitaridou & Nicolaos Neocleous - Attendance upon invitation only (because of the size of the room and restrictions pertaining to the quiet period at Queens’)

UserInvited speakers: Stavros Skopeteas (Bielefeld University, Germany) & Metin Bagriacik (University of Ghent, Belgium).

HouseAngevin Room, Queens’ College, Cambridge.

ClockThursday 26 May 2016, 15:00-17:30

Zangwill Club

Eating and over-eating: a cognitive perspective

UserPaul Fletcher, Bernard Wolfe Professor of Health Neuroscience; Wellcome Trust Sernior Research Fellow in Clinical Science Department of Psychiatry and Institute of Metabolic Science, University of Cambridge Cambridgeshire and Peterborough NHS Foundation T.

HouseGround Floor Lecture Theatre, Department of Psychology.

ClockFriday 20 May 2016, 16:30-18:00

Semitic Philology Lecture

Language Contact and the Genesis of Mishnaic Hebrew

UserProfessor Edward Cook, Catholic University, Washington DC.

HouseFaculty of Asian and Middle Eastern Studies (Sidgwick Site), Room 8-9.

ClockThursday 19 May 2016, 17:00-18:00

Cambridge University Linguistic Society

Phonotactics with[awt] rules: the learnability of a simple, unnatural pattern in English

UserJohn Harris, UCL (in collaboration with Nick Neasom (UCL) and Kevin Tang (Yale)).

HouseGR04, English Faculty, 9 West Road (Sidgwick Site).

ClockThursday 19 May 2016, 16:30-18:30

Chaucer Club

Motivated rejection of (climate) science: causes, tools and effects

UserProfessor Stephan Lewandowsky, School of Experimental Psychology, Bristol.

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

ClockThursday 19 May 2016, 15:30-16:30

Chaucer Club

Helping the police with their enquiries

UserProfessor Vicki Bruce, School of Psychology, Newcastle.

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

ClockThursday 12 May 2016, 15:30-16:30

Pedagogy, Language, Arts & Culture in Education (PLACE) Group Seminars

Architecture and Education: two-footed stories of exploration

UserDominic Cullinan, SCABAL; Dr Rosie Parnell, Northumbria University; Dr Pam Woolner, University of Newcastle.

HouseFaculty of Education, 184 Hills Road, Cambridge, CB2 8PQ, DMB, Room GS1.

ClockWednesday 11 May 2016, 14:00-18:00

Wednesday Lunch Time Seminar Series

Cognitive control in affective contexts

UserSusanne Schweizer MRC Cognition and Brian Science Unit.

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

ClockWednesday 11 May 2016, 12:30-13:30

Zangwill Club

An engineering approach to aversive learning.

UserDr Ben Seymour, Wellcome Trust Intermediate Clinical Fellow, Department of Engineering, University of Cambridge.

HouseGround Floor Lecture Theatre, Department of Psychology.

ClockFriday 06 May 2016, 16:30-18:00

Chaucer Club

Is depression caused by a hyperactive habenula?

UserProfessor John Rosier, Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience, UCL.

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

ClockThursday 05 May 2016, 15:30-16:30

Psychology & Education

Associations and structure: How knowledge drives reasoning

UserAiden Feeney Senior Lecturer School of Psychology Queen's University Boston.

HouseFaculty of Education, 184 Hills Road, Cambridge, CB2 8PQ, (room 1S3 Donald McIntyre Building).

ClockThursday 05 May 2016, 12:30-14:00

Zangwill Club

The Invention of Consciousness

UserProfessor Nick Humphrey, Darwin College, University of Cambridge.

HouseGround Floor Lecture Theatre, Department of Psychology.

ClockFriday 29 April 2016, 16:30-18:00

Machine Learning Reading Group @ CUED

Topics in Expectation Propagation

UserYingzhen Li (University of Cambridge), Rich Turner.

HouseEngineering Department, CBL Room 438.

ClockThursday 28 April 2016, 14:30-16:00

Zangwill Club

Storing, using and updating knowledge for behavioural control.

UserProfessor Tim Behrens, Professor of Computational Neuroscience, Oxford Centre for Functional MRI of the Brain (FMRIB), University of Oxford.

HouseGround Floor Lecture Theatre, Department of Psychology.

ClockFriday 22 April 2016, 16:30-18:00

Machine Learning Reading Group @ CUED

Deep Q-Learning and AlphaGo

UserShixiang Gu (University of Cambridge); Amar Shah.

HouseEngineering Department, CBL Room 438.

ClockThursday 21 April 2016, 14:30-16:00

NLIP Seminar Series

From passive to interactive (multimodal) language learning

UserAngeliki Lazaridou, University of Trento.

HouseFW26, Computer Laboratory.

ClockFriday 15 April 2016, 12:00-13:00

NLIP Seminar Series

Where Can I Buy a Boulder? Searching for Offline Retail Locations

UserSandro Bauer (University of Cambridge).

HouseFW26, Computer Laboratory.

ClockFriday 08 April 2016, 12:00-13:00

Chaucer Club

Investigating effects of transcranial alternating current stimulation on hearing and auditory streaming

UserDr Lars Riecke, Department of Cognitive Neuroscience, Maastricht, The Netherlands.

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

ClockThursday 07 April 2016, 15:30-16:30

Chaucer Club

Investigating effects of transcranial alternating current stimulation on hearing and auditory streaming

UserDr Lars Riecke, Department of Cognitive Neuroscience, Maastricht, The Netherlands.

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

ClockThursday 07 April 2016, 15:30-16:30

Machine Learning Reading Group @ CUED

Variational Methods and Compressed Sensing

UserNilesh Tripuraneni (University of Cambridge).

HouseEngineering Department, CBL Room 438.

ClockThursday 07 April 2016, 14:30-16:00

NLIP Seminar Series

Texts Come from People - How Demographic Factors Influence NLP Models

UserDirk Hovy, University of Copenhagen.

HouseFW26, Computer Laboratory.

ClockFriday 18 March 2016, 14:00-15:00

Machine Learning @ CUED

Unsupervised Risk Estimation with only Structural Assumptions

UserJacob Steinhardt (Stanford University).

HouseEngineering Department, CBL Room BE-438.

ClockWednesday 16 March 2016, 14:00-15:00

Zangwill Club

Brain algorithmics: reverse engineering dynamic information processing in brain networks from EEG/MEG time series

PLEASE NOTE: THIS TALK HAS NOW BEEN CANCELLED

UserProf. Philippe G. Schyns, FRSE, FRSA Institute of Neuroscience and Psychology, Director University of Glasgow.

HouseGround Floor Lecture Theatre, Department of Psychology.

ClockFriday 11 March 2016, 16:30-18:00

NLIP Seminar Series

Tracing concepts through time

UserGabriel Recchia (University of Cambridge).

HouseFW26, Computer Laboratory.

ClockFriday 11 March 2016, 12:00-13:00

Machine Learning @ CUED

The geometry of uncertainty

UserFabio Cuzzolin, Head of AI and vision, Oxford Brookes University.

HouseEngineering Department, Boardroom on the 2nd floor (past canteen on the left).

ClockWednesday 09 March 2016, 14:00-15:00

Zangwill Club

The typical and atypical development of the social brain

UserMark H Johnson, MRC Director, Centre for Brain & Cognitive Development, Birkbeck, University of London..

HouseGround Floor Lecture Theatre, Department of Psychology.

ClockFriday 04 March 2016, 16:30-18:00

NLIP Seminar Series

General-Purpose Representation Learning from Words to Sentences

***PLEASE NOTE CHANGED (DIFFERENT) TIME***

UserFelix Hill (University of Cambridge).

HouseFW26, Computer Laboratory.

ClockFriday 04 March 2016, 11:00-12:00

Chaucer Club

The brain on stress - Mechanisms underlying increases risk to develop psychopathologies

UserProfessor Carmen Sandi, Director of the Laboratory of Behavioural Genetics, Brain and Mind Institute, EPFL, Lausanne.

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

ClockThursday 03 March 2016, 15:30-16:30

Machine Learning Reading Group @ CUED

Probabilistic programming

UserHong Ge (University of Cambridge); Matej Balog.

HouseEngineering Department, CBL Room 438.

ClockThursday 03 March 2016, 14:30-16:00

Cambridge Endangered Languages and Cultures Group

Cantonese: the biggest endangered language?

UserCherry Lam (PhD candidate, DTAL, Cambridge) & Ricky Chan (PhD candidate, DTAL, Cambridge).

HouseFaculty of English, Room GR-06/07.

ClockWednesday 02 March 2016, 17:15-19:00

Zangwill Club

New perspectives on old puzzles – memory and the brain

UserProfessor Eleanor A. Maguire, Wellcome Trust Centre for Neuroimaging at UCL.

HouseGround Floor Lecture Theatre, Department of Psychology.

ClockFriday 26 February 2016, 16:30-18:00

NLIP Seminar Series

Understanding generative learning in the individual brain

UserZoe Kourtzi (University of Cambridge).

HouseFW26, Computer Laboratory.

ClockFriday 26 February 2016, 12:00-13:00

Cambridge Linguistics Forum

Why phonology is flat: the role of concatenation and linearity

UserDr Tobias Sheer (Directeur de Recherche au CNRS, University of Nice, Sophia-Antipolis).

HouseGR06/07, English Faculty Building, 9 West Road, Sidgwick Site.

ClockThursday 25 February 2016, 16:00-17:30

Chaucer Club

The economic utility signal of dopamine neurons

UserDr Wolfram Schulz, Department of Physiology, Development and Neuroscience, BCNI, Cambridge.

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

ClockThursday 25 February 2016, 15:30-16:30

Machine Learning Reading Group @ CUED

Learning by learning rich generative models

UserThang Bui (University of Cambridge).

HouseEngineering Department, CBL Room 438.

ClockThursday 25 February 2016, 14:30-16:00

Indo-European Seminar

A diachronic perspective on the temporality of the Greek infinitive

Tea served from 4.15

UserJerneja Kavčič (Ljubljana).

House1.11 Classics Faculty.

ClockWednesday 24 February 2016, 16:30-17:30

NLIP Seminar Series

Data Science at The Guardian

UserFelix Sanchez-Garcia, The Guardian.

HouseSW01, Computer Laboratory.

ClockWednesday 24 February 2016, 15:00-16:00

Zangwill Club

How rational are we?

UserProfessor Ulrike Hahn, Department of Psychological Sciences Birkbeck, University of London.

HouseGround Floor Lecture Theatre, Department of Psychology.

ClockFriday 19 February 2016, 16:30-18:00

NLIP Seminar Series

What Happens Next? Event Prediction Using a Compositional Neural Network Model

UserMark Granroth-Wilding, Computer Laboratory.

HouseFW26, Computer Laboratory.

ClockFriday 19 February 2016, 12:00-13:00

Machine Learning @ CUED

A more Automated Statistician

UserDavid Janz, Oxford University.

HouseEngineering Department, CBL Room BE-438.

ClockFriday 19 February 2016, 11:30-12:00

Indo-European Seminar

Can the Greek dialects be grouped? A response to Parker and Ringe

Tea served from 4.15

UserRupert Thompson and Matthew Scarborough (Cambridge).

House1.11 Classics Faculty.

ClockWednesday 17 February 2016, 16:30-17:30

Computer Laboratory Wednesday Seminars

Communication with Artificial Intelligences

UserProf. Ann Copestake - University of Cambridge, Computer Laboratory..

HouseLecture Theatre 1, Computer Laboratory.

ClockWednesday 17 February 2016, 14:00-15:00

Music as Communication: An Evolutionary Story

UserElizabeth Tolbert. Johns Hopkins University & Cambridge Centre for Music and Science.

HouseLCHES Seminar Room, Leverhulme Centre for Human Evolutionary Studies, Fitzilliam Street.

ClockTuesday 16 February 2016, 13:00-14:30

Zangwill Club

A memory of hunger? Effects of early-life adversity on adult foraging decisions.

UserProfessor Melissa Bateson, Centre for Behaviour and Evolution/ Institute of Neuroscience, Newcastle University.

HouseGround Floor Lecture Theatre, Department of Psychology.

ClockFriday 12 February 2016, 16:30-18:00

NLIP Seminar Series

Modern Deep Learning through Bayesian Eyes

UserYarin Gal, University of Cambridge.

HouseFW26, Computer Laboratory.

ClockFriday 12 February 2016, 12:00-13:00

Cambridge Linguistics Forum

Bricks and mortars for building meanings

UserDr Hugh Rabagliati (University of Edinburgh).

HouseGR06/07, English Faculty Building, 9 West Road, Sidgwick Site.

ClockThursday 11 February 2016, 16:00-17:30

Chaucer Club

Human neuroscience in the wild

UserDr Aldo Faisal, Department of Neurotechnology, Imperial.

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

ClockThursday 11 February 2016, 15:30-16:30

Machine Learning Reading Group @ CUED

Differentiable Data Structures and (if we have time) POMDPs

NOTE Topic Change

UserYarin Gal; Rowan McAllister (University of Cambridge).

HouseEngineering Department, CBL Room 438.

ClockThursday 11 February 2016, 14:30-16:00

Indo-European Seminar

The syntax and semantics of -τος adjectives in Ancient Greek

Tea served from 4.15

UserRob Crellin (Copenhagen).

House1.11 Classics Faculty.

ClockWednesday 10 February 2016, 16:30-17:30

Zangwill Club

Tractometry: From Micro to Macro (and Back Again)

UserProfessor Derek Jones, Director of Cardiff University Brain Research Imaging Centre (CUBRIC), School of Psychology, Cardiff University .

HouseGround Floor Lecture Theatre, Department of Psychology.

ClockFriday 05 February 2016, 16:30-18:00

NLIP Seminar Series

Multilingual Image Description with Neural Sequence Models

UserEva Hasler, University of Cambridge.

HouseFW26, Computer Laboratory.

ClockFriday 05 February 2016, 12:00-13:00

Chaucer Club

Size Matters: targetting non - conscious processes to reduce food and drink consumption

UserProf Theresa Marteau, Director of Behaviour and Health Research unit, University of Cambridge.

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

ClockThursday 04 February 2016, 15:30-16:30

Zangwill Club

Pleasures of the brain: Investigating anhedonia with whole-brain computational connectomics

UserProfessor Morten L. Kringelbach Department of Psychiatry, Warneford Hospital, University of Oxford, United Kingdom Department of Clinical Medicine - Center for Music In the Brain, Aarhus University, Denmark .

HouseGround Floor Lecture Theatre, Department of Psychology.

ClockFriday 29 January 2016, 16:30-18:00

Cambridge Linguistics Forum

Degrees of ergativity in Romance causatives

UserDr Michelle Sheehan (Anglia Ruskin University).

HouseGR06/07, English Faculty Building, 9 West Road, Sidgwick Site.

ClockThursday 28 January 2016, 16:00-17:30

Chaucer Club

Learning and processing abstract concepts: The role of emotion and the role of language

UserProfessor Gabriella Vigliocco, Director, Language and Cognition Laboratory, UCL.

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

ClockThursday 28 January 2016, 15:30-16:30

Cambridge Endangered Languages and Cultures Group

Shawi, Quechua and Spanish: a Sea of Languages

UserLuis Miguel Rojas-Berscia, Max Planck Institute for Psycholinguistics – Department for Language and Cognition.

HouseFaculty of English, Room GR-06/07.

ClockWednesday 27 January 2016, 17:15-19:00

Cambridge University Linguistic Society

Reconceptualising conditionals

UserChi-Hé Elder, University of East Anglia.

HouseGR06-7, English Faculty, 9 West Road (Sidgwick Site).

ClockThursday 21 January 2016, 16:30-18:30

Chaucer Club

How does attentional control matter? Mechanisms and developmental dynamics

UserProfessor Gaia Scerif, Department of Educational Psychology, Oxford.

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

ClockThursday 21 January 2016, 15:30-16:30

Machine Learning Reading Group @ CUED

Deep learning for time series

UserChristof Angermueller(University of Cambridge); David Zoltowski (University of Cambridge).

HouseEngineering Department, CBL Room 438.

ClockThursday 21 January 2016, 14:30-16:00

Zangwill Club

New physiological findings in human brain stimulation: why most claims to cognitive enhancement are probably false.

UserProfessor Vincent Walsh, Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience, University College London.

HouseGround Floor Lecture Theatre, Department of Psychology.

ClockFriday 15 January 2016, 16:30-18:00

Chaucer Club

Human brain networks from functional MRI

UserProfessor Ed Bullmore, Head of Dept Psychiatry, Cambridge.

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

ClockThursday 14 January 2016, 15:30-16:30

Machine Learning Reading Group @ CUED

Stochastic discrete integration

UserAdrian Weller;Nilesh Tripuraneni (University of Cambridge).

HouseEngineering Department, CBL Room 438.

ClockThursday 14 January 2016, 14:30-16:00

Wednesday Lunch Time Seminar Series

P Values and replication: the problem is not what you think

UserStephen Senn, Head of Competence Center for Methodology anbd Statistics ( CCMS), Luxembourg Institute for Health.

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

ClockWednesday 16 December 2015, 12:30-13:30

Machine Learning @ CUED

General Reinforcement Learning

UserJan Leike (Australian National University).

HouseEngineering Department, CBL Room BE-438.

ClockWednesday 16 December 2015, 11:00-12:00

Cambridge PhD Clinic

Research Collaborations outside of academia

UserDr Andrea Kells, Computer Lab, University of Cambridge/.

HouseRoom B3, Institute of Criminology.

ClockMonday 07 December 2015, 11:00-13:30

Zangwill Club

Grady Nia Project: Assessing and Treating Abused, Suicidal Women

Please note: This talk is starting at 16.30

UserDr Nadine Kaslow, Professor and Vice Chair for Faculty Development in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Emory University USA .

HouseGround Floor Lecture Theatre, Department of Psychology.

ClockFriday 04 December 2015, 16:30-18:00

Wednesday Lunch Time Seminar Series

The Science of E&D: Why equality and diversity benefits us all

UserRogier Kievit and Fionnuala Murphy, MRC Cogition and Brain Science Unit.

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

ClockWednesday 02 December 2015, 12:30-13:30

The Centre for Music and Science (CMS)

Time to decide: the process of evaluating a musical performance

The seminar will be followed by a wine reception.

UserGeorge Waddell, Royal College of Music.

HouseLecture Room 1, Faculty of Music, 11 West Road, CB3 9DP.

ClockTuesday 01 December 2015, 17:00-18:30

Zangwill Club

Understanding the forgetful and apathetic brain

Please note: This talk is starting at 16.30

UserProfessor Masud Husain, Department of Experimental Psychology & Nuffield Department of Clinical Neurosciences, University of Oxford.

HouseGround Floor Lecture Theatre, Department of Psychology.

ClockFriday 27 November 2015, 16:30-18:00

NLIP Seminar Series

Lacking Integrity: HPSG as a Morphosyntactic Theory

UserGuy Edward Toh Emerson (University of Cambridge).

HouseFW26, Computer Laboratory.

ClockFriday 27 November 2015, 12:00-13:00

Cambridge University Linguistic Society

Eliminating A/A'-positions

UserCoppe van Urk, Queen Mary University of London.

HouseGR06-7, English Faculty, 9 West Road (Sidgwick Site).

ClockThursday 26 November 2015, 16:30-18:30

Machine Learning Reading Group @ CUED

Stochastic optimization and adaptive learning rates

UserYingzhen Li (University of Cambridge); Mark Rowland.

HouseEngineering Department, CBL Room 438.

ClockThursday 26 November 2015, 14:30-16:00

Second Language Education Group

Born Global: Rethinking Language Policy for 21st Century Britain

UserBernardette Holmes MBE, Director of Speak To The Future; Bye-Fellow of Downing College.

House Faculty of Education, 184 Hills Road, Cambridge, CB2 8PQ, Room GS4.

ClockMonday 23 November 2015, 17:00-18:30

Zangwill Club

Modulating drug taking and drug seeking through TAAR1 activation

Please note: This talk is starting at 16.30

UserDr Juan J Canales, Reader in Behavioural Neurosciences Department of Neuroscience, Psychology and Behaviour, University of Leicester.

HouseGround Floor Lecture Theatre, Department of Psychology.

ClockFriday 20 November 2015, 16:30-18:00

Cambridge Linguistics Forum

Representation, generalisation, and innovation in the lexicon.

UserProfessor Janet Pierrehumbert (University of Oxford).

HouseLecture Block, Room 1, Sidgwick Site.

ClockThursday 19 November 2015, 16:00-17:30

Machine Learning Reading Group @ CUED

Logic, Theorem Proving, and Probabilistic Programming

UserChristian Steinruecken (University of Cambridge).

HouseEngineering Department, CBL Room 438.

ClockThursday 19 November 2015, 14:30-16:00

Cambridge Endangered Languages and Cultures Group

Understanding the function dimension of language endangerment with specific evidence from Runyakitara

UserFridah Katushemererwe, Department of Linguistics, English Language Studies and Communication Skills Makerere University.

HouseFaculty of English, Room GR-04.

ClockWednesday 18 November 2015, 17:15-19:00

Wednesday Lunch Time Seminar Series

Gained in translation

UserTom Manly, MRC Cognition and Brain Science Unit.

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

ClockWednesday 18 November 2015, 12:30-13:30

Zangwill Club

Studying natural speech processing at the phonemic level using EEG

Please note: This talk is starting at 16.30

UserDr Edmund Lalor, Institute of Neuroscience, Trinity College Dublin.

HouseGround Floor Lecture Theatre, Department of Psychology.

ClockFriday 13 November 2015, 16:30-18:00

Cambridge Language Sciences Annual Symposium

Turn-taking, language processing and the evolution of language

Registration is required for this event

UserProf. Stephen Levinson (Max Planck Institute for Psycholinguistics, Nijmegen).

HouseQueen's Building, Emmanuel College.

ClockThursday 12 November 2015, 17:00-18:00

Cambridge Language Sciences Annual Symposium

Annual open meeting

Registration is required for this event

UserCambridge Language Sciences.

HouseQueen's Building, Emmanuel College.

ClockThursday 12 November 2015, 16:30-17:00

Cambridge Language Sciences Annual Symposium

Poster Session II

Registration is required for this event

UserVarious.

HouseQueen's Building, Emmanuel College.

ClockThursday 12 November 2015, 16:00-16:30

Cambridge Language Sciences Annual Symposium

Understanding generative learning in the individual brain

Registration is required for this event

UserZoe Kourtzi (University of Cambridge).

HouseQueen's Building, Emmanuel College.

ClockThursday 12 November 2015, 15:30-16:00

Chaucer Club

The integrative self

UserGlyn Humphreys, Psychology, Oxford.

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

ClockThursday 12 November 2015, 15:30-16:30

Cambridge Language Sciences Annual Symposium

Crowdsourcing big data in English dialectology

Registration is required for this event

UserBert Vaux (Department of Linguistics, University of Cambridge).

HouseQueen's Building, Emmanuel College.

ClockThursday 12 November 2015, 15:00-15:30

Cambridge Language Sciences Annual Symposium

Sunnyside

Registration is required for this event

UserDr Laura Wright (University of Cambridge).

HouseQueen's Building, Emmanuel College.

ClockThursday 12 November 2015, 14:30-15:00

Machine Learning Reading Group @ CUED

Connections between kernels, GPs, and NNs

UserMatthias Bauer (University of Cambridge); Paul Rubenstein.

HouseEngineering Department, CBL Room 438.

ClockThursday 12 November 2015, 14:30-16:00

Cambridge Language Sciences Annual Symposium

Statistical Acoustic-Phonetic Historical Linguistics: A short introduction

Registration is required for this event

UserJohn Aston (University of Cambridge); John Coleman (University of Oxford).

HouseQueen's Building, Emmanuel College.

ClockThursday 12 November 2015, 14:00-14:30

Cambridge Language Sciences Annual Symposium

Poster Session I

Registration is required for this event

UserVarious.

HouseQueen's Building, Emmanuel College.

ClockThursday 12 November 2015, 13:30-14:00

Machine Learning @ CUED

Inference of a partially observed kinetic Ising model

UserDr Yasser Roudi (Kavli Inst, Trondheim & Inst for Advanced Study, Princeton).

HouseEngineering Department, CBL Room BE-438.

ClockWednesday 11 November 2015, 12:00-13:00

Zangwill Club

The prenatal sex steroid theory of autism

Please note: This talk is starting at 16.30

UserProfessor Simon Baron-Cohen, Director, Autism Research Centre(ARC) Professor of Developmental Psychopathology, Department of Psychology, University of Cambridge.

HouseGround Floor Lecture Theatre, Department of Psychology.

ClockFriday 06 November 2015, 16:30-18:00

NLIP Seminar Series

How much linguistics is needed for NLP?

UserEdward Grefenstette.

HouseFW26, Computer Laboratory.

ClockFriday 06 November 2015, 12:00-13:00

Cambridge Linguistics Forum

Mwani, freely picking and choosing from tone and stress?

UserDr Maud Devos (Royal Museum for Central Africa, Belgium).

HouseGR06/07, English Faculty Building, 9 West Road, Sidgwick Site.

ClockThursday 05 November 2015, 16:00-17:30

Chaucer Club

Neural systems for navigation

UserHugo Spiers, Dept of Experimental Psychology, UCL.

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

ClockThursday 05 November 2015, 15:30-16:30

CUED Speech Group Seminars

What the DNN heard? Dissecting the machine brain for a better insight.

User Khe Chai Sim, National University of Singapore.

HouseDepartment of Engineering - LR5.

ClockWednesday 04 November 2015, 12:00-13:00

Icelandic language and culture training application

UserBranislav Bédi, University of Iceland, CADIA Research Centre.

HouseRoom SR-24, English Faculty Building, Sidgwick Site.

ClockMonday 02 November 2015, 16:00-17:30

Cambridge PhD Clinic

Academia vs. Industry

UserDr Madelaine Chapman, Careers Adviser for Postdoctoral Researchers in the Physical Sciences and Technology.

HouseRoom B4, Institute of Criminology.

ClockMonday 02 November 2015, 11:15-13:30

Zangwill Club

Phonological and Morphological Processes in Reading and Reading Acquisition

Please note: This talk is starting at 16.30

UserProfessor Kathy Rastle, Head of Psychology, Royal Holloway, University of London.

HouseGround Floor Lecture Theatre, Department of Psychology.

ClockFriday 30 October 2015, 16:30-18:00

NLIP Seminar Series

Internal Seminar

UserSpeaker to be confirmed.

HouseFW26, Computer Laboratory.

ClockFriday 30 October 2015, 12:00-13:00

Machine Learning Reading Group @ CUED

Bayesian optimization and its applications

UserDr. Matthew Hoffman (University of Cambridge), Alex Navarro.

HouseEngineering Department, CBL Room 438.

ClockThursday 29 October 2015, 14:30-16:00

Zangwill Club

"Where"

Please note: This talk is starting at 16.30

UserProfessor Patrick Cavanagh, Université Paris Descartes, France.

HouseGround Floor Lecture Theatre, Department of Psychology.

ClockFriday 23 October 2015, 16:30-18:00

NLIP Seminar Series

Internal Seminar

UserNLIP Postdocs and PhDs.

HouseFW26, Computer Laboratory.

ClockFriday 23 October 2015, 12:00-13:00

Machine Learning Reading Group @ CUED

LP relaxations for MAP inference

UserAdrian Weller (University of Cambridge).

HouseEngineering Department, CBL Room 438.

ClockThursday 22 October 2015, 14:30-16:00

Zangwill Club

Creating Solidarity by Making Bodies Alike, but Creating Hierarchy in Physical Dimensions

Please note: This talk is starting at 16.30

UserProfessor Alan Fiske, Department of Anthropology, University of California, Los Angeles USA.

HouseGround Floor Lecture Theatre, Department of Psychology.

ClockFriday 16 October 2015, 16:30-18:00

Statistics

Nonstandard complete class theorems

UserDaniel Roy (University of Toronto).

HouseMR12, Centre for Mathematical Sciences, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge..

ClockFriday 16 October 2015, 16:00-17:00

Machine Learning @ CUED

Meta-Bayesian Analysis

UserProf. Daniel Roy (University of Toronto).

HouseEngineering Department, CBL Room BE-438.

ClockThursday 15 October 2015, 11:00-12:00

NLIP Seminar Series

Understanding Word Embeddings

UserOmer Levy, Bar-Ilan University.

HouseFW11, Computer Laboratory.

ClockTuesday 13 October 2015, 14:00-15:00

Zangwill Club

The Importance of Feeling Honest : A Candid Take on Moral Motivation

PLEASE NOTE CHANGE OF VENUE: This is a special Zangwill Club Seminar, being held jointly with the Moral Psychology Conference

UserProfessor Benoit Monin, Professor of Organizational Behavior and Psychology, Stamford University, USA.

HouseAlison Richard Building, 7 West Road (Sidgwick Site), Room SG1/2.

ClockFriday 09 October 2015, 16:30-18:00

NLIP Seminar Series

Unweaving The Lexical Rainbow: Grounding Linguistic Creativity in Perceptual Semantics

We only have LT2 for the hour, so please don't enter before 1pm and don't be late for the talk, as it will start promptly at 1:05 and we'll have to leave before 2pm.

UserTony Veale, University College Dublin.

HouseLT2, Computer Laboratory.

ClockThursday 08 October 2015, 13:00-14:00

NLIP Seminar Series

Game of Tropes: Exploring the Placebo Effect in Computational Creativity

UserTony Veale, University College Dublin.

HouseFW26, Computer Laboratory.

ClockWednesday 07 October 2015, 16:00-17:00

NLIP Seminar Series

Joint A* Syntactic and Semantic Parsing for CCG

UserMike Lewis, University of Washington.

HouseFW26, Computer Laboratory.

ClockFriday 25 September 2015, 12:00-13:00

Machine Learning @ CUED

Efficient multi-task Gaussian process models for genome-wide association studies

UserFrancesco Paolo Casale, European Bioinformatics Institute.

HouseEngineering Department, CBL Room BE-438.

ClockFriday 25 September 2015, 11:00-12:00

Neural entrainment to higher-level features of speech reflects the discrete nature of perception in the auditory system

UserBenedikt Zoefel, Centre de Recherche Cerveau et Cognition (CerCo), CNRS, Toulouse, France.

HouseLecture Theatre, MRC- CBU, Chaucer Rd..

ClockTuesday 22 September 2015, 12:00-13:30

Machine Learning @ CUED

Higher Order Fused Regularization for Supervised Learning with Grouped Parameters

UserKoh Takeuchi (NTT Communication Science Laboratories).

HouseEngineering Department, CBL Room BE-438.

ClockTuesday 15 September 2015, 10:30-11:30

Machine Learning @ CUED

A-Star Sampling Review

UserChris Maddison (U Toronto).

HouseEngineering Department, CBL Room BE-438.

ClockMonday 14 September 2015, 12:00-13:00

Machine Learning @ CUED

Convex Factorization Machines

UserMathieu Blondel (NTT Communication Science Laboratorie).

HouseEngineering Department, CBL Room BE-438.

ClockMonday 14 September 2015, 11:00-12:00

NLIP Seminar Series

Learning Structural Kernels for Natural Language Processing

UserDaniel Beck, University of Sheffield.

HouseFW26, Computer Laboratory.

ClockFriday 11 September 2015, 12:00-12:30

Machine Learning @ CUED

Belief and Truth in Hypothesised Behaviours

UserStefano V. Albrecht - School of Informatics at The University of Edinburgh.

HouseEngineering Department, CBL Room BE-438.

ClockThursday 10 September 2015, 11:00-12:00

Machine Learning @ CUED

Information-Theoretic Bounded Rationality

UserPedro A. Ortega (University of Pennsylvania).

HouseEngineering Department, CBL Room BE-438.

ClockMonday 07 September 2015, 11:00-12:00

CUED Speech Group Seminars

Interspeech presentations

Sandwiches will be provided at 12:00

UserVarious (University of Cambridge).

HouseDepartment of Engineering - LR5.

ClockWednesday 02 September 2015, 11:00-13:00

Machine Learning @ CUED

The limits of MAP inference by MWSS on perfect graphs

UserDr Adrian Weller (MLG, University of Cambridge).

HouseEngineering Department, CBL Room BE-438.

ClockThursday 27 August 2015, 15:00-15:30

NLIP Seminar Series

Cross-lingual transfer of a semantic parser via parallel data

UserKilian Evang, University of Gronigen.

HouseFW26, Computer Laboratory.

ClockFriday 07 August 2015, 12:00-13:00

Machine Learning @ CUED

Scalable Gaussian Processes for Scientific Discovery

UserDr Andrew Wilson, Carnegie Mellon University.

HouseEngineering Department, CBL Room BE-438.

ClockWednesday 29 July 2015, 11:00-12:00

Machine Learning @ CUED

MCMC for non-linear state space models using ensembles of latent sequences

(via Skype!)

UserAlex Shestopaloff (University of Toronto).

HouseEngineering Department, CBL Room BE-438.

ClockMonday 27 July 2015, 15:00-16:00

Machine Learning @ CUED

Rich Component Analysis

UserJames Zou (Microsoft Research New England).

HouseEngineering Department, CBL Room BE-438.

ClockFriday 17 July 2015, 11:00-12:00

Machine Learning @ CUED

Modeling Confounding by Half-Sibling Regression

SHORT TALK (20 minutes)

UserProf Bernhard Schölkopf (MPI Tuebingen).

HouseEngineering Department, CBL Room BE-438.

ClockFriday 03 July 2015, 12:30-13:00

Machine Learning @ CUED

Convex and non-convex worlds in machine learning

UserAnna Choromanska (New York University).

HouseEngineering Department, CBL Room BE-438.

ClockWednesday 01 July 2015, 11:00-12:00

Machine Learning @ CUED

Random Function Classes for Machine Learning

UserProf Alexander Smola, Carnegie Mellon University.

HouseCambridge University Engineering Department, LT1.

ClockTuesday 30 June 2015, 11:00-12:00

Machine Learning @ CUED

Deep Learning

UserProfessor Geoffrey Hinton FRS (U. Toronto and Google).

House Cambridge University Engineering Department, Lecture Theatre 0.

ClockThursday 25 June 2015, 11:00-12:00

Psychology & Education

Lesson Study Seminar

UserSpeakers to include a variety of UK and international speakers, Chaired by Professor Jan Vermunt, University of Cambridge .

HouseFaculty of Education, 184 Hills Road, Cambridge, CB2 8PQ, (Rm GS4, Donald McIntyre Building).

ClockWednesday 24 June 2015, 14:00-17:00

NLIP Seminar Series

Improving & Better Understanding Word Vector Representations

UserManaal Faruqui, Carnegie Mellon University.

HouseFW26, Computer Laboratory.

ClockFriday 19 June 2015, 12:00-13:00

Indo-European Seminar

The family tree of Iranian and its problems

Tea served from 16.15

UserAgnes Korn .

House1.11 Classics Faculty.

ClockWednesday 17 June 2015, 16:30-17:30

Psychology & Education

Some Studies on Desirable Difficulties

UserDr Danny Oppenheimer, Professor at UCLA with a joint appointment in the Anderson School of Management and the Department of Psychology.

HouseFaculty of Education, 184 Hills Road, Cambridge, CB2 8PQ, (Rm GS5, Donald McIntyre Building).

ClockTuesday 16 June 2015, 16:30-18:00

NLIP Seminar Series

Crowdsourcing the annotation of rumours in social media

UserMaria Liakata, University of Warwick.

HouseFW26, Computer Laboratory.

ClockFriday 12 June 2015, 12:00-13:00

Cambridge Linguistics Forum

Emergent Syntax: a new (unifying) perspective

Note: This talk will take place in GR04

UserDr Theresa Biberauer (DTAL, University of Cambridge).

HouseGR04, English Faculty Building, 9 West Road, Sidgwick Site.

ClockThursday 11 June 2015, 16:00-17:30

Chaucer Club

Pitch perception: New approaches to classic questions

UserAndrew Oxenham (Department of Psychology, University of Minnesota).

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

ClockThursday 11 June 2015, 15:30-16:30

Cambridge Linguistics Forum

Long-distance agreement for person: Some new data from Icelandic

Note: This talk will take place in GR04

UserProfessor Caroline Heycock (University of Edinburgh).

HouseGR04, English Faculty Building, 9 West Road, Sidgwick Site.

ClockThursday 04 June 2015, 16:00-17:30

Chaucer Club

Fast transient brain states

UserMark Woolrich (Oxford Centre for Human Brain Activity, University of Oxford) .

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

ClockThursday 04 June 2015, 15:30-16:30

Machine Learning @ CUED

Do Deep Nets Really Need to be Deep?

UserDr Rich Caruana (Microsoft).

HouseEngineering Department, CBL Room BE-438.

ClockTuesday 02 June 2015, 11:00-12:00

Cambridge Endangered Languages and Cultures Group

Laterals in Estonian Swedish

UserProfessor Francis Nolan, Department of Theoretical and Applied Linguistics.

HouseFaculty of English, Room GR-04.

ClockWednesday 27 May 2015, 17:15-19:00

Zangwill Club

Mechanisms of imitation: insights from typical and autistic cognition

UserDr Antonia Hamilton, Reader in Social Neuroscience, Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience, University College London.

HouseGround Floor Lecture Theatre, Department of Psychology.

ClockFriday 22 May 2015, 15:00-16:30

Statistics

Analysis of complex phenotypes in genomics

UserSylvia Richardson, MRC Biostatistics Unit.

HouseMR12, Centre for Mathematical Sciences, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge.

ClockFriday 22 May 2015, 14:30-15:30

NLIP Seminar Series

Open System Categorical Quantum Semantics in Natural Language Processing

UserDimitri Kartsaklis, Queen Mary University of London.

HouseFW26, Computer Laboratory.

ClockFriday 22 May 2015, 12:00-13:00

Chaucer Club

Temporal dynamics of post-retrieval amnesia for learned fear

TALK CANCELLED

UserMerel Kindt (Department of Psychology, Amsterdam Brain and Cognition Center, University of Amsterdam).

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

ClockThursday 21 May 2015, 15:30-16:30

Machine Learning Reading Group @ CUED

Convolutional Neural Networks

UserChristof Angermueller, Alex Kendall.

HouseEngineering Department, CBL Room 438.

ClockThursday 21 May 2015, 15:00-16:30

Wednesday Lunch Time Seminar Series

The Cambridge Cognitive Neuroscience Research Panel

Note - This talk will run from 12:30pm – 2:00pm

UserSharon Erzinclioglu and guests.

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

ClockWednesday 20 May 2015, 12:30-13:30

Zangwill Club

Adjusting accordingly: prefrontal areas updating valuations for objects and actions

UserDr Betsy Murray, Chief, Laboratory of Neuropsychology, National Institute of Mental Health, Bethesda, MD.

HouseGround Floor Lecture Theatre, Department of Psychology.

ClockFriday 15 May 2015, 15:00-16:30

NLIP Seminar Series

Model Theory and the Semantics of Natural Languages

UserStanley Peters, Stanford University.

HouseFW26, Computer Laboratory.

ClockFriday 15 May 2015, 12:00-13:00

Chaucer Club

JASP: Bayesian hypothesis testing without tears

UserEric-Jan Wagenmakers (Department of Psychology, University of Amsterdam).

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

ClockThursday 14 May 2015, 15:30-16:30

Psychology & Education

Digital-Object Use in Developmental Disorders

UserDr Will Farr & Dr Ian Male, Mid-Sussex Child Development Centre, Nightingale Primary Care Centre, Senior Lecturer/Research Fellow.

HouseFaculty of Education, 184 Hills Road, Cambridge, CB2 8PQ, (Rm GS1, Donald McIntyre Building).

ClockTuesday 12 May 2015, 16:30-18:00

Zangwill Club

Impact of Diversity on Social Cohesion: Implications of Positive and Negative Intergroup Contact

UserProfessor Miles Hewstone, Professor of Social Psychology, University of Oxford.

HouseGround Floor Lecture Theatre, Department of Psychology.

ClockFriday 08 May 2015, 15:00-16:30

Machine Learning Reading Group @ CUED

Scalable MCMC

UserHong Ge, Jes Frellsen.

HouseEngineering Department, CBL Room 438.

ClockThursday 07 May 2015, 15:00-16:30

Machine Learning @ CUED

Direction-Only Optimisation for Neural Networks

Short talk

UserMark Rowland (Cambridge).

HouseEngineering Department, CBL Room BE-438.

ClockWednesday 06 May 2015, 11:00-11:30

Statistics

Robust Matrix Completion

UserOlga Klopp, Université Paris Ouest.

HouseMR12, Centre for Mathematical Sciences, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge.

ClockFriday 01 May 2015, 16:00-17:00

Zangwill Club

Adult age differences in social cognition

UserProfessor Louise Phillips, School of Psychology, University of Aberdeen.

HouseGround Floor Lecture Theatre, Department of Psychology.

ClockFriday 01 May 2015, 15:00-16:30

NLIP Seminar Series

Disfluency detection in spoken learner English

UserAndrew Caines, DTAL, University of Cambridge.

HouseFW26, Computer Laboratory.

ClockFriday 01 May 2015, 12:30-13:00

NLIP Seminar Series

Modelling implicit language learning with distributional semantics

UserDimitris Alikaniotis, DTAL, University of Cambridge.

HouseFW26, Computer Laboratory.

ClockFriday 01 May 2015, 12:00-12:30

Chaucer Club

Adaptive computations for flexible cognition in the human brain

UserZoe Kourtzi (Department of Psychology, University of Cambridge).

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

ClockThursday 30 April 2015, 15:30-16:30

Pedagogy, Language, Arts & Culture in Education (PLACE) Group Seminars

ALICE, PINOCCHIO, FANTASY, AND INTERNATIONAL STEREOTYPES

UserProfessor Laura Tosi, Università Ca’ Foscari, Venice and Professor Peter Hunt, Newcastle University.

HouseHomerton College, Hills Road, Cambridge, CB2 8PH, MAB, Boulind Room.

ClockWednesday 29 April 2015, 17:00-19:00

Cambridge Society for the Application of Research (CSAR)

New Developments in Machine Intelligence

This talk will be preceeded by a short presentation from Laura Burzynski on her research into blood clotting proteins

UserProf. Chris Bishop, Microsoft Research, Cambridge.

HouseWolfson Lecture Theatre, Churchill College, Storey's Way, Cambridge.

ClockMonday 27 April 2015, 19:30-21:00

Zangwill Club

Imaging and Stimulating adaptive brain plasticity

User Professor Heidi Johansen-Berg, Oxford Centre for Functional MRI of the Brain (FMRIB), University of Oxford.

HouseGround Floor Lecture Theatre, Department of Psychology.

ClockFriday 24 April 2015, 15:00-16:30

Cambridge PhD Clinic

Fourth workshop: Research Outreach & Public Engagement

UserProf David Spiegelhalter Winton Professor for the Public Understanding of Risk in the Statistical Laboratory, Centre for Mathematical Sciences, University of Cambridge.

HouseSeminar Room, Faculty of English.

ClockFriday 24 April 2015, 15:00-18:30

NLIP Seminar Series

Statistical modelling of metaphor

UserEkatarina Shutova, University of Cambridge.

HouseFW26, Computer Laboratory.

ClockFriday 24 April 2015, 12:00-13:00

French Linguistics Research Seminars

The use of French in Canada

UserProf. Sylvie Frigon (Ottawa).

HouseLubbock Room, Peterhouse.

ClockThursday 23 April 2015, 18:00-19:15

Machine Learning Reading Group @ CUED

Causal Inference

UserMateo Rojas-Carulla, Amar Shah.

HouseEngineering Department, CBL Room 438.

ClockThursday 23 April 2015, 15:00-16:30

Machine Learning @ CUED

Title to be confirmed

UserTuan Anh Le (Oxford).

HouseEngineering Department, CBL Room BE-438.

ClockThursday 23 April 2015, 11:00-12:00

NLIP Seminar Series

The Geometry of Machine Translation

UserRory Waite, University of Cambridge.

HouseFW26, Computer Laboratory.

ClockFriday 17 April 2015, 12:00-13:00

Machine Learning Reading Group @ CUED

Gaussian Process Models for Time Series

UserRoger Frigola, Carl Edward Rasmussen.

HouseEngineering Department, CBL Room 438.

ClockThursday 16 April 2015, 15:00-16:30

Computer Laboratory Wednesday Seminars

Deep Learning of Natural Language Semantics

Extrodinary (out-of-term) Babbage Seminar

UserProf Yoshua Bengio - Université de Montréal.

HouseLecture Theatre 1, Computer Laboratory.

ClockMonday 13 April 2015, 14:00-15:00

CUED Speech Group Seminars

ICASSP presentations

A sandwich lunch will be provided

UserVarious.

HouseDepartment of Engineering - LR4.

ClockThursday 09 April 2015, 12:00-14:00

Machine Learning Reading Group @ CUED

Informational Geometry

UserNilesh Tripuraneni, Shane Gu.

HouseEngineering Department, CBL Room 438.

ClockThursday 02 April 2015, 15:00-16:30

Machine Learning Reading Group @ CUED

Deep Gaussian Processes

UserRichard Turner, Alex Navarro, Thang Bui.

HouseEngineering Department, CBL Room 438.

ClockThursday 26 March 2015, 15:00-16:30

The Centre for Music and Science (CMS)

Manipulating Structure through Digital Notation

UserAlan Blackwell and Sam Aaron, University of Cambridge Computer Laboratory.

HouseLecture Room 1, Faculty of Music, 11 West Road, CB3 9DP.

ClockTuesday 17 March 2015, 17:00-19:00

Cambridge Linguistics Forum

The phonetic building blocks of speech

UserProfessor Francis Nolan (University of Cambridge).

HouseLecture Block, Room 5, Sidgwick Site.

ClockThursday 12 March 2015, 16:00-17:30

Chaucer Club

Online and offline human brain mapping with intracranial EEG

UserJean-Philippe Lachaux (French National Health Research Institute (INSERM), Lyon) .

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

ClockThursday 12 March 2015, 15:30-16:30

Indo-European Seminar

"A phylogenetic classification of Bantu languages and its implications for ancient migration"

Tea served from 16.15

UserDr Rebecca Grollemund (Reading).

House1.11 Classics Faculty.

ClockWednesday 11 March 2015, 16:30-17:30

The Centre for Music and Science (CMS)

Gliding through history

UserJiaxi Liu, Centre for Music and Science.

HouseLecture Room 1, Faculty of Music, 11 West Road, CB3 9DP.

ClockTuesday 10 March 2015, 17:00-19:00

Statistics

Resource Allocation for Statistical Estimation

UserQuentin Berthet, California Institute of Technology.

HouseMR12, Centre for Mathematical Sciences, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge.

ClockMonday 09 March 2015, 16:00-17:00

Zangwill Club

Premembering Perception

UserProfessor Kia Nobre, Oxford Centre for Human Brain Activity and Department of Experimental Psychology, University of Oxford.

HouseGround Floor Lecture Theatre, Department of Psychology.

ClockFriday 06 March 2015, 15:00-16:30

CUED Speech Group Seminars

Dynamic Topic Adaptation for Statistical Machine Translation

Sandwich lunch from 13:00

UserEva Hasler (University of Cambridge).

HouseDepartment of Engineering - LR5.

ClockFriday 06 March 2015, 13:30-14:30

Psychology & Education

Generating social transformation and impact through successful actions in education

UserMarta Soler is Director of CREA, Centre for Research in Theories and Practices that Overcome Inequalities, Ramon Flecha is Professor of Sociology at the University of Barcelona, and Doctor Honoris Causa from West University of Timişoara.

HouseFaculty of Education, 184 Hills Road, Cambridge, CB2 8PQ, (Rm GS5, Donald McIntyre Building).

ClockThursday 05 March 2015, 16:30-18:00

Chaucer Club

Challenges and pitfalls in the application of transcranial direct-current stimulation (tDCS)

UserAndrea Antal (Department of Clinical Neurophysiology, Göttingen University Medical School, Germany) .

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

ClockThursday 05 March 2015, 15:30-16:30

Indo-European Seminar

On phylogenetic classification

Tea served from 16.15

UserDr Annemarie Verkerk (Reading).

House1.11 Classics Faculty.

ClockWednesday 04 March 2015, 16:30-17:30

Machine Learning @ CUED

Population Inference for Functional Brain Connectivity

UserGenevera I. Allen (Rice University).

HouseEngineering Department, CBL Room BE-438.

ClockWednesday 04 March 2015, 11:00-12:00

Psychology & Education

Studying the neural mechanisms of attention and memory in childhood

UserDr Duncan Astle,Programme Leader Track, MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, Research Associate St. John’s College, Cambridge.

HouseFaculty of Education, 184 Hills Road, Cambridge, CB2 8PQ, (Rm GS1), Donald McIntyre Building).

ClockTuesday 03 March 2015, 16:30-18:00

Machine Learning @ CUED

Probabilistic approaches to understanding bird conversations

UserDan Stowell (Queen Mary University of London).

HouseEngineering Department, CBL Room BE-438.

ClockMonday 02 March 2015, 11:00-12:00

Zangwill Club

Neural representation of complex space

UserProfessor Kate Jeffery,Institute of Behavioural Neuroscience Department of Experimental Psychology Division of Psychology and Language Sciences, University College London.

HouseGround Floor Lecture Theatre, Department of Psychology.

ClockFriday 27 February 2015, 15:00-16:30

Chaucer Club

Age-related and individual differences in the time-course and information content of early face brain activity

UserGuillaume Rousselet (Institute of Neuroscience and Psychology, University of Glasgow) .

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

ClockThursday 26 February 2015, 15:30-16:30

Psychology & Education

'6 Months'

UserJohn Oates, a Senior Lecturer in the Child and Youth Studies Group at the Open University, Visiting Professor in Developmental Psychology at the University of St Mark and St John, Plymouth and Fellow of the Academy of Social Sciences.

HouseFaculty of Education, 184 Hills Road, Cambridge, CB2 8PQ, (Rm GS1), Donald McIntyre Building).

ClockTuesday 24 February 2015, 16:30-18:00

Machine Learning @ CUED

A* Sampling

UserChris Maddison (U Toronto).

HouseEngineering Department, CBL Room BE-438..

ClockTuesday 24 February 2015, 11:00-12:00

Zangwill Club

Active Sensing and Brain oscillations

UserProfessor Joachim Gross, Institute of Neuroscience and Psychology, University of Glasgow.

HouseGround Floor Lecture Theatre, Department of Psychology.

ClockFriday 20 February 2015, 15:00-16:30

NLIP Seminar Series

Argument Mining from Text for Teaching and Assessing Writing

UserDiane Litman, University of Pittsburgh.

HouseFW26, Computer Laboratory.

ClockFriday 20 February 2015, 12:00-13:00

Chaucer Club

Circuit mechanisms of hippocampus-dependent memory

UserOle Paulsen (Department of Physiology, Development and Neuroscience, University of Cambridge) .

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

ClockThursday 19 February 2015, 15:30-16:30

Second Language Education Group

Language development, social integration and achievement of recently-arrived EAL children in schools in the East of England

UserEducational Achievement, Language Education and Disadvantage (EALead) research team at the University of Cambridge and Anglia Ruskin University.

House Faculty of Education, 184 Hills Road, Cambridge, CB2 8PQ, Room GS4.

ClockMonday 16 February 2015, 17:00-18:30

Statistics

Some ideas in nonparametric estimation

UserPiotr Fryzlewicz, London School of Economics.

HouseMR12, Centre for Mathematical Sciences, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge.

ClockFriday 13 February 2015, 16:00-17:00

Zangwill Club

The Evolution of Culture

UserProfessor Kevin N. Laland, School of Biology, University of St Andrews.

HouseGround Floor Lecture Theatre, Department of Psychology.

ClockFriday 13 February 2015, 15:00-16:30

Chaucer Club

Neural mechanisms of spatial and episodic memory

UserNeil Burgess (Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience & Department of Anatomy) .

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

ClockThursday 12 February 2015, 15:30-16:30

Ibero-Romance Linguistics Seminars

Spanish parasynthetic verbs with prefix des-: A lexical semantic approach

UserElisabeth Gibert-Sotelo, Universitat de Girona-University of Cambridge.

HouseRoom DD 48, Cripps Building, Queens' College.

ClockWednesday 11 February 2015, 17:15-18:30

Indo-European Seminar

From 'RUN' to 'HELP': Anatolian, Core Indo-European and the chronology of a semantic shift

Tea served from 16.15

UserProf. J. L. García Ramón (Cologne).

House1.11 Classics Faculty.

ClockWednesday 11 February 2015, 16:30-17:30

Machine Learning @ CUED

Orthologous networks in biological systems

UserDr Christopher Penfold (Warwick).

HouseEngineering Department, CBL Room BE-438..

ClockWednesday 11 February 2015, 11:00-12:00

The Centre for Music and Science (CMS)

Cognitive research and South Asian music

UserProfessor Richard Widdess - SOAS South Asia Institute.

HouseLecture Room 1, Faculty of Music, 11 West Road, CB3 9DP.

ClockTuesday 10 February 2015, 17:00-19:00

Zangwill Club

Social and Motivational Influences on Perceptual Judgments

UserDr Simone Schnall, University Senior Lecturer, Department of Psychology, University of Cambridge.

HouseGround Floor Lecture Theatre, Department of Psychology.

ClockFriday 06 February 2015, 15:00-16:30

Cambridge University Linguistic Society

Disentangling focus constructions in Luganda

UserJenneke van der Wal, University of Cambridge.

HouseLecture Block, Room 5, Sidgwick Site.

ClockThursday 05 February 2015, 17:00-18:30

Chaucer Club

Variability in visual processing between and within individuals

UserSam Schwarzkopf (Experimental Psychology & ICN, UCL) .

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

ClockThursday 05 February 2015, 15:30-16:30

Zangwill Club

How and why does an extra sex chromosome affect neurodevelopment?

UserProfessor Dorothy V. M. Bishop. Department of Experimental Psychology, University of Oxford, UK.

HouseGround Floor Lecture Theatre, Department of Psychology.

ClockFriday 30 January 2015, 15:00-16:30

NLIP Seminar Series

Towards quantum algorithms for natural language processing

UserWill Zeng, University of Oxford.

HouseFW26, Computer Laboratory.

ClockFriday 30 January 2015, 12:00-13:00

Language Control in Bilingual Speakers

UserProfessor David Green (UCL).

HouseLecture Block, Room 5, Sidgwick Site.

ClockThursday 29 January 2015, 16:00-17:30

Machine Learning Reading Group @ CUED

Transfer Learning

UserYingzhen Li; Eddy Pei-Hao Su.

HouseEngineering Department, CBL Room 438.

ClockThursday 29 January 2015, 15:00-16:30

Machine Learning @ CUED

Latent Branching Trees

UserDr Theodore Kypraios (University of Nottingham).

HouseEngineering Department, CBL Room BE-438..

ClockThursday 29 January 2015, 12:00-13:00

The Centre for Music and Science (CMS)

An IDyOM Tutorial: Modelling Auditory Expectations

UserDr Marcus Pearce - Queen Mary, University of London..

HouseLecture Room 1, Faculty of Music, 11 West Road, CB3 9DP.

ClockTuesday 27 January 2015, 17:00-19:00

Zangwill Club

Upstairs-Downstairs- The Gut Microbiome as a Key Regulator of Brain and Behaviour

UserProfessor John F. Cryan, Alimentary Pharmabiotic Centre, University College Cork, Cork, Ireland.

HouseGround Floor Lecture Theatre, Department of Psychology.

ClockFriday 23 January 2015, 15:00-16:30

NLIP Seminar Series

Frontiers in Named Entity Recognition and Linking

User Leon Derczynski and Kalina Bontcheva, University of Sheffield.

HouseFW26, Computer Laboratory.

ClockFriday 23 January 2015, 12:00-13:00

Machine Learning @ CUED

Experiments with Non-parametric Topic Models

UserProf. Wray Buntine (Monash University).

HouseEngineering Department, CBL Room BE-438..

ClockFriday 23 January 2015, 11:00-12:00

Machine Learning Reading Group @ CUED

Advanced HMC

UserNilesh Tripuraneni; Adam Scibior.

HouseEngineering Department, CBL Room 438.

ClockThursday 22 January 2015, 15:00-16:30

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