Machine Learning Course – Lecture 2

Date

October 11, 2012

Overview

S V N Vishwanathan (Vishy) and Prateek Jain will offer a 10 week Machine Learning course. It will be an exciting mix between theory and application talks by various guest lecturers. This will be run like a proper course in a university with TAs, assignments and completion certificates etc

Speakers

Prateek Jain

I am a member of Machine Learning and Optimization, and Algorithms and Modeling Research Group at Microsoft Research, Bangalore, India. My research interests are in machine learning, statistical learning theory, and optimization algorithms in general. I am also interested in applications of machine learning to privacy, computer vision, text mining and natural language processing.

Earlier, I completed my PhD at the University of Texas at Austin under Prof. Inderjit S. Dhillon.

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