Time/Location: Fri Aug 11th 08:30 AM – 05:30 PM @ C4.5

Confirmed invited speakers:

Confirmed panelists:


Time Event Speaker & Title
8:30   Welcome
8:40 Invited Talk Andrew McCallum (UMass)
An introduction, Structured Prediction Energy Networks, and follow-ons
9:20 Invited Talk Wang Ling (Google DeepMind) Generation via Program Induction
10:00   Coffee break
10:30 Contributed Talk Christopher Maddison, Dieterich Lawson, George Tucker, Nicolas Heess, Mohammad Norouzi, Andriy Mnih, Arnaud Doucet and Yee Whye Teh
Filtering Variational Objectives
10:50 Poster Spotlight 1-min blitz (All posters)
11:20 Invited Talk Ryan Adams (Harvard)
Building Probabilistic Structure into Massively Parameterized Models
12:00   Lunch break & Poster session
14:00 Invited Talk David Sontag (MIT)
Deep Markov models
14:40 Contributed Talk George Tucker, Andriy Mnih, Chris J. Maddison, Dieterich Lawson and Jascha Sohl-Dickstein.
REINFORCing Concrete with REBAR
15:00   Coffee break
15:30 Invited Talk Dhruv Batra (Georgia Tech and Facebook AI Research) Sequence-Level Training of Neural Models for Visual Dialog
16:10 Invited Talk Sujith Ravi (Google) Neural Graph Learning
16:50   Panel discussion
Ryan Adams, Anima Anandkumar, Dhruv Batra, Wang Ling, Sujith Ravi
17:30   Closing remarks