Third Frederick Jelinek Memorial Summer Workshop

June 13, 2016 - August 5, 2016

This research workshop focuses on machine learning for speech language and computer vision technology.

Workshop Program

'Watch Bro'

Zhifei Li (PhD ’10) is founder and CEO of Mobvoi, a Beijing-based start-up making headlines not only for its innovative work building the “next generation” mobile voice search engine, but also more recently, for TicWatch, China’s answer to Apple Watch and Android Wear.

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New Tools for Tapping Data

Johns Hopkins University researchers have been awarded a three-year, $1 million National Science Foundation grant aimed at developing algorithms that will allow researchers to better extract information from massive streams of data.

(Photo: Dennis van Zuijlekom / Flickr)

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A Difficult Ding-Made Easier

Learning a neue language can be a difficult.The trick, says machine translation expert Philipp Koehn, is to devise an interactive program that monitors a student’s comprehension and subtly introduces more foreign words each time a passage of text is read.

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Upcoming Events

Jun
29
Wed
10:45 am Guillermo Cecchi
Guillermo Cecchi
Jun 29 @ 10:45 am – 12:00 pm
Seminar title, abstract, location, and time to be announced. Bio Guillermo Cecchi received an education in Physics (MSc, University of La Plata, Argentina, 1991), Physics and Biology (PhD, The Rockefeller University, 1994-1999), and Imaging in[...]
Jul
6
Wed
10:45 am Miloš Cerňak
Miloš Cerňak
Jul 6 @ 10:45 am – 12:00 pm
Seminar title, abstract, and location to be announced. Bio Milos holds a Ph.D. in Computer science from Slovak University of Technology in Bratislava. Since 2011 he is a Scientific Collaborator at Idiap Research Institute, Martigny,[...]
Jul
13
Wed
10:45 am April Foreman
April Foreman
Jul 13 @ 10:45 am – 12:00 pm
Seminar title, abstract, and location to be announced. Bio Dr. April C. Foreman (or @DocForeman to her healthcare social media crew), is a Licensed Psychologist serving Veterans in Louisiana as a Suicide Prevention Coordinator for[...]

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