Research

DLS Talk by Nicholas Higham (University of Manchester)

Date: 
Thursday, December 5, 2019 | 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Location: 
Fred Kaiser Building (2332 Main Mall), Room 2020/2030

Title/Abstract:  TBA

Bio:

CS Professor Cristina Conati, M.Sc. Students Shane Sims, Vanessa Putnam win Best Paper Award at IJCAI 2019 Workshop

Computer Science M.Sc. students Shane Sims and Vanessa Putnam, and Professor Cristina Conati won the best paper award at the IJCAI 2019 workshop on Humanizing AI held in Macau, China.

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UBC Science Early Career Invited Lecture by Ellen Vitercik (Carnegie Mellon University)

Date: 
Thursday, November 21, 2019 | 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Location: 
Fred Kaiser Building (2332 Main Mall), Room 2020/2030

Title:  Machine Learning as a Tool for Algorithm Design

Abstract: 

DLS Talk by Barbara Liskov (MIT)

Date: 
Thursday, November 14, 2019 | 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Location: 
Fred Kaiser Building (2332 Main Mall), Room 2020/2030

Title:  TBA

Abstract / Bio:  TBA

Host:  Margo Seltzer, UBC Computer Science


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Exploration, Exploitation, and a Little Bit of State - DLS Talk by Robert Kleinberg (Cornell University)

Date: 
Thursday, October 31, 2019 | 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Location: 
MacLeod Building (2356 Main Mall), Room 228
Abstract:

Learning and decision-making problems often boil down to a balancing act between exploring new possibilities and exploiting the best known one. For more than fifty years, the multi-armed bandit problem has been the predominant theoretical model for investigating these issues.

Engineering a Scalable, Rigorous and Equitable K-12 CS Curriculum - DLS Talk by Emmanuel Schanzer (Bootstrap)

Date: 
Thursday, October 17, 2019 | 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Location: 
Fred Kaiser Building (2332 Main Mall), Room 2020/2030

Abstract

CS PhD student Julie Nutini Receives 2018 Canadian Computer Science Distinguished Dissertation Award

Congratulations to Ph.D student Julie Nutini for receiving the 2018 Canadian Computer Science Distinguished Dissertation Award, awarded by CS-Can/Info-Can. The award recognizes excellence in research and writing by a computer science doctoral student completing their degree at a Canadian institution.

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Books by Faculty

These are some books that have been authored, co-authored or edited by UBC Computer Science Department and ICICS members, past and present.

Author profiles, including lists of other publications can be found at: https://scholar.google.ca/citations?view_op=view_org&hl=en&org=13655899619131983200.

CS Professor Cristina Conati Named Senior AAAI Member

UBC Computer Science Professor Cristina Conati is awarded Senior Member status by the Association for the Advancement of Artificial Intelligence (AAAI), in recognition of her significant accomplishments within the field of artificial intelligence.  Cristina is one of ten honorees who have been awarded this status this year. The announcement can be found here.

Congratulations, Cristina!

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Computer Science Professor Tamara Munzner Receives 2018 UBC Killam Research Prize

UBC Computer Science Professor Tamara Munzner has been awarded a 2018 UBC Killam Research Prize, in recognition of her outstanding research and scholarly contributions. 

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