The 2018 North American School of Information Theory was held on May 20-23, 2018 at the campus of Texas A&M University in College Station, TX
The school is the 11th Annual North American School of Information Theory and follows a series of events designed to provide graduate students with opportunities to:
- Learn from senior lecturers in the field who will present long-format (2 1/2 hour) tutorials;
- Participate in a stimulating and inviting forum of scientists;
- Present their own work for feedback and potential collaboration; and
- Deepen their connections with the community.
A limited number of travel grants will be available for participating students and postdocs.
Alex Dimakis and Murat Kocaoglu, The University of Texas at Austin
Frank Kschischang, University of Toronto, Padovani lecture
Olgica Milenkovic, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
Yury Polyanksiy, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Rajesh Sundaresan, Indian Institute of Science
Naftali Tishby, Hebrew University
Josh Gordon, Google
Title: Crash course on TensorFlow (Wednesday, May 23, 11:45 a.m. – 1:45 p.m.)