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.
If you’re interested in giving a tea talk, please email .
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The recordings and slides (when available) of previous talks are available here.
The schedule for previous and upcoming talks as well as some of the presentation slides are available below.
|Fri 10 January||10h30||Amin Emad||Mila Agora||On the road to individualized medicine: machine learning in the era of ‘omics’ data|
|Fri 17 January||10h30||Irina Rish||Mila Agora||Modeling Psychotherapy Dialogues with Kernelized Hashcode Representations: A Nonparametric Information-Theoretic Approach|
|Fri 6 March||10h30||Leslie Kaelbling||Mila Agora||Doing for our robots what nature did for us|
|Fri 3 April||10h30||Scott Niekum||Online||Scaling Probabilistically Safe Learning to Robotics|
|Fri 24 April||10h30||Ross Otto||Online||How, when, and why do we make reflective versus reflexive choices?|
|Fri 8 May||10h30||Yoshua Bengio||Online||Empowering Citizens against Covid-19 with an ML-Based and Decentralized Risk Awareness App|
|Fri 15 May||10h30||Jian Tang||Online||Graph Representation Learning: Algorithms and Applications|
|Fri 22 May||10h30||Ioannis Mitliagkas||Online||Adversarial formulations, robust learning and generalization: some recent and ongoing work|
|Fri 12 June||10h30||Timothy O'donnell||Online||Compositionality in Language|
|Fri 19 June||10h30||Liam Paull||Online||Some Challenges for Efficiently Deploying Robots in Unstructured Environments|
|Fri 3 July||10h30||Petar Veličković||Online||Algorithmic Inductive Biases|
|Fri 10 July||10h30||Vikram Voleti||Online||A brief Tutorial on Neural ODEs|
|Fri 24 July||10h30||Brayden Neal||Online||A Brief Introduction to Causal Inference|
|Fri 14 August||10h30||Ida Mommenejad||Online||TBD|
|Fri 21 August||10h30||Jason Hartford||Online||TBD|