Mila organizes weekly tea talks generally on Friday at 10:30 in the auditorium. These talks are technical presentations aimed at the level of Mila researchers on a variety of subjects spanning machine learning and are open to the public.
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The schedule for previous and upcoming talks as well as some of the presentation slides are available below.
|Fri 20 September||10h30||Gael Varoquaux||Mila Agora||DirtyData: statistical learning on non-curated databases|
|Fri 27 September||10h30||Yoshua Bengio & Sasha Lucioni||Mila Agora||How AI Can Save the World, or AI and the Climate Crisis|
|Fri 4 October||10h30||Blake Ruchards||Mila Agora||Spike-based causal inference for weight alignment|
|Fri 11 October||10h30||Yuya Okadome||Mila Agora||Simultaneously Determining Target Object and Transport Velocity for Manipulator and Moving Vehicle in Piece-Picking Operation|
|Fri 18 October||10h30||Joseph Jay Williams||Mila Agora||Combining Reinforcement Learning & Human Computation for A/B Experimentation: Perpetually Enhancing and Personalizing User Interfaces|
|Fri 25 October||10h30||Cătălina Cangea||Mila Agora||Question Answering in Realistic Visual Environments: Challenges and Approaches|
|Fri 1 November||10h30||Anirudh Goyal||Mila Agora||Recurrent Independent Mechanisms|
|Fri 8 November||10h30||Danny Tarlow||Mila Agora||Learning to Fix Programming Errors with Graph2Diff Neural Networks|
|Fri 15 November||10h30||Xavier Boutheiller||Mila Agora||Unreproducible Research is Reproducible|
|Fri 22 November||10h30||Zakia Hammal|
|Fri 29 November||10h30||Alain Dagher||Mila Agora|
|Fri 6 December||10h30||Neurips Lightning talks||Mila Agora|
|Fri 13 December|
|Fri 20 December|
|Fri 3 January|
|Fri 10 January|
|Fri 17 January|