IACS Seminars

IACS Seminar Series

2020 Feb 07

IACS Seminar | Lalitha Venkataramanan, Schlumberger

1:30pm to 2:30pm

Location: 

Harvard University, TBA

IACS seminars are free and open to the public; no registration required. Lunch will not be provided.

ABSTRACT: Will be posted shortly.

BIO: Will be posted shortly

2020 Feb 21

Hardware and Software Co-design: Preparing and Optimizing Scientific Applications for Exascale Computing | Nicholas Malaya, Advanced Micro Devices

1:30pm to 2:30pm

Location: 

Harvard University, TBA

IACS seminars are free and open to the public; no registration is required.  Lunch will not be provided.

ABSTRACT: Will be posted shortly.

BIO: Nicholas Malaya is a research scientist at Advanced Micro Devices (AMD) with an emphasis in software development, algorithms, and high performance computing. He is AMD's technical lead for the Frontier Center of Excellence, where he works closely with Oak Ridge National Laboratory and Cray to prepare scientific applications for deployment on what is expected to be the...

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2020 Feb 28

IACS Seminar | Ellie Pavlick, Brown University

1:30pm to 2:30pm

Location: 

Harvard University, TBA

IACS seminars are free and open to the public; no registration is required. Lunch will not be provided.

ABSTRACT Will be posted shortly.

BIO: Ellie Pavlick is an Assistant Professor of Computer Science at Brown University, and an academic partner with Google AI. Her research interests include building better computational models of natural language semantics and pragmatics: how does language work, and how can we get computers to...

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2020 Apr 17

IACS Seminar | Josh Bloom, Berkeley

1:30pm to 2:30pm

Location: 

Harvard University, TBA

IACS seminars are free and open to the public; no registration required.  Lunch will not be provided.

ABSTRACT: Will be posted shortly.

BIO: Will be posted shortly.

2020 Apr 24

Can Computers Create Art? | Aaron Hertzmann, Principal Scientist at Adobe, Inc.

1:30pm to 2:30pm

Location: 

Harvard University, TBA

IACS Seminars are free and open to the public; no registration required.  Lunch will not be provided.

Abstract: In this talk, Dr. Hertzmann will discuss whether computers, using Artificial Intelligence (AI), can create art. His talk will cover the history of automation in art, examining the hype and reality of AI tools for art together with predictions about how they will be used. Dr. Hertzmann will also discuss different scenarios for how an algorithm could be considered the author of a piece of artwork, which,...

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