Conferences - Seminars

13NOV
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  10:30-12:00 BC 420

Cities are growing at an unprecedented pace fueling the need for sustainable development. Transport, energy, buildings and waterways are some of the lifelines that provide people with a comfortable space to live, grow and innovate. Historically, these infrastructure systems have developed in a step-by-step, demand-oriented manner and are rarely designed to integrate. The unanticipated interdependencies ... Read more about "Form, Flow and Function of Socio-technical Infrastructure Systems"
By Trivik Verma
13NOV
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  17:00-19:00 MED 2 1522

How about getting a remarkable opportunity to learn and discuss about the current energy challenges and the road towards the future of energy transition with one of the most reputed and leading energy experts from the World Economic Forum? Join us for an amazing experience as we host a talk session with Roberto Bocca, Head ... Read more about "Energytalk with Roberto Bocca (Head of Energy, World Economic Forum)"
By Roberto Bocca, Head of Future of Energy and Materials, Member ...
14NOV
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  09:00-10:30 BC 333

In this talk, we will discuss approaches to tackle Automatic Text Summarization. We'll concentrate on content selection, the inherent problem of summarization which is controlled by the notion of information Importance. To this end, we'll introduce a simple and intuitive formulation of summarization as two components: a summary scoring function indicating how good is a ... Read more about "Principled Approaches to Automatic Text Summarization"
By Maxime Peyrard
14NOV
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  14:00-15:00 INM 202

The interdependencies that can exist between three or more variables are often nontrivial, poorly understood and, yet, are paramount for advances in many domains of science. In this talk we present an introduction into high-order correlations: statistical dependencies that exist between groups of variables that cannot be reduced to pair-wise interactions. For this, we discuss ... Read more about "Quantifying high-order correlations via multivariate extensions of the mutual information"
By Fernando Rosas Fernando Rosas received the B.A. degree in ...