ML@GT Seminar by Irfan Essa on “The New Machine Learning Center at GA Tech”

Title: “The New Machine Learning Center at GA Tech: Plans and Aspirations” Speaker: Irfan Essa (and the ML@GT Team) Date/Time: March 1, 2017, 12n – 1pm (Lunch at 11:30am) Location: Marcus Nanotechnology Building 1117-1118 (Map) Abstract: The Interdisciplinary Research Center (IRC) for Machine Learning at Georgia Tech (ML@GT) was established in Summer 2016 to foster […]

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Devi Parikh (IC) awarded the Google Research Award for 2017.

Devi Parikh of School of Interactive Computing was awarded the Google Faculty Research Award for 2017. Her project is entitled “Making the V in VQA Matter: Elevating the Role of Image Understanding in Visual Question Answering” and aims to counter language biases and elevate the role of image understanding in Visual Question Answering (VQA). She describes […]

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Mark Davenport (ECE) awarded the Prestigious Sloan Research Fellowship for 2017

Congratulations to Professor Mark Davenport of the School of Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE) for being awarded the prestigious Sloan Fellowship for 2017. The following note from Steve McLaughlin, the chair of ECE, describes both the award and Mark’s efforts in this space.  Congrats Mark.  Please join me in congratulating Mark Davenport on receiving a 2017 Sloan […]

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ECE Seminar: Greg Diamos (Baidu) on “Challenges and Opportunities in Deep Learning”

School of Electrical and Computer Engineering Seminar  Title. Challenges and Opportunities in Deep Learning Speaker: Greg Diamos (Baidu’s Silicon Valley AI Lab (SVAIL)) Date/Time/Location: Thursday, February 23rd from 11:00 – 12:00 PM in Van Leer C341 Abstract: Just this year, deep learning has fueled significant progress in computer vision, speech recognition, and natural language processing. We have […]

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