Wharton Seminars / Conferences

Seminars

Regular Time: 4:30 – 5:30 pm
Regular Location: F55 Jon M. Huntsman Hall

Date Presenter Title
Wednesday, September 5, 2018

Yuxin Chen – Princeton University Random Initialization and Implicit Regularization in Nonconvex Statistical Estimation

Wednesday, September 12, 2018

Hau-tieng Wu – Duke University Sensor Fusion via Two Types of Diffusion — with Sleep Dynamics Analysis as an Example

Wednesday, September 19, 2018 Ilias Diakonikolas – University of Southern California Algorithmic Questions in High-Dimensional Robust Statistics

Wednesday, September 26, 2018 Boaz Nadler – Weizmann Institute of Science Unsupervised Ensemble Learning

Wednesday, October 3, 2018 Peter Aronow – Yale University Foundations of Design-Based Inference under Interference

Wednesday, October 10, 2018 Ambuj Tewari – University of Michigan Random Perturbations in Machine Learning

Wednesday, October 17, 2018 Matus Telgarsky – University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Generalization and Optimization of Deep Networks

Wednesday, October 24, 2018 Jason Lee – University of Southern California Towards Theoretical Understanding of Overparametrization in Deep Learning

Wednesday, October 31, 2018 Robert Ghrist – University of Pennsylvania Topological Methods for Data

Wednesday, November 7, 2018 Tyler VanderWeele – Harvard University Sensitivity Analysis in Observational Research: Introducing the E-Value

Wednesday, November 14, 2018 Jos̩ Zubizarreta РHarvard University Building Representative Matched Samples with Multi-valued Treatments in Large Observational Studies

Wednesday, November 28, 2018 Rong Ge – Duke University Optimization Landscape – From Matrix Completion to Neural Networks

Wednesday, December 5, 2018 Victor Preciado – University of Pennsylvania
Wednesday, December 12, 2018 Alexandre Belloni – Duke University

Conferences

Date Title
Friday, November 30 & Saturday, December 1, 2018 Memorial Service and Workshop in Honor of Lawrence D. Brown
May 20, 2015 Atlantic Causal Inference Conference 2015
December 15, 2010 Borrowing Strength Theory Powering Applications
June 5, 2009 Objective Bayes Meeting 2009
May 20, 2009 Atlantic Causal Modeling Conference 2009