BIRS Live Stream Schedule

Below is the schedule of talks, not necessarily those that will be broadcast. We encourage participants to record and broadcast their talks, but it is up to them to press the button.

Computational Complexity of Statistical Inference (Feb 25 to Mar 1)

Monday February 26 between 15:45 and 16:15 MDT [2024-02-26T15:45:00.00-06:00]
Jane Lange of MIT

Modeling and Theory in Population Biology (May 19 to 24)

Wednesday February 28 between 12:00 and 12:30 MDT [2024-02-28T12:00:00.00-06:00]
Mia Miyagi of Brown University
Wednesday February 28 between 12:30 and 13:00 MDT [2024-02-28T12:30:00.00-06:00]
Francois Bienvenu of Laboratoire de Mathématiques de Besançon

Fundamental Limitations to Quantum Computation (Mar 3 to 8)

Tuesday March 5 between 10:30 and 11:30 MDT [2024-03-05T10:30:00.00-06:00]
Jens Eisert of Free University Berlin, Fundamental limits to quantum computation
Tuesday March 5 between 14:00 and 15:00 MDT [2024-03-05T14:00:00.00-06:00]
Nouédyn Baspin of U. Sydney
Wednesday March 6 between 09:00 and 10:00 MDT [2024-03-06T09:00:00.00-06:00]
Barbara Tautz of Munich Center for Quantum Science and Technology, Diversity Management in Quantum Science and Technology

Algorithmic Structures for Uncoordinated Communications and Statistical Inference in Exceedingly Large Spaces (Mar 10 to 15)

Tuesday March 12 between 10:50 and 11:10 MDT [2024-03-12T10:50:00.00-06:00]
Markku Juntti of Rice University, User Activity Detection and Channel Estimation with Unknown Spatial Covariance in MIMO Based Grant-Free Access
Wednesday March 13 between 09:40 and 10:00 MDT [2024-03-13T09:40:00.00-06:00]
Marco Mondelli of Institute of Science and Technology Austria (ISTA), From Spectral Estimators to Approximate Message Passing... and Back
Wednesday March 13 between 10:50 and 11:10 MDT [2024-03-13T10:50:00.00-06:00]
Jean-Francois Chamberland of Texas A&M University, Many-User Multiple Access with Random User Activity and Coding

Modeling and Theory in Population Biology (May 19 to 24)

Wednesday March 13 between 12:00 and 13:00 MDT [2024-03-13T12:00:00.00-06:00]
Ben Haller of Cornell University, Tutorial: Software series - "SLiM"

Algorithmic Structures for Uncoordinated Communications and Statistical Inference in Exceedingly Large Spaces (Mar 10 to 15)

Thursday March 14 between 10:50 and 11:10 MDT [2024-03-14T10:50:00.00-06:00]
Arya Mazumdar of University of California San Diego, Sample complexity of parameter estimation in logistic regression
Thursday March 14 between 14:30 and 14:50 MDT [2024-03-14T14:30:00.00-06:00]
Stefano Rini of NYCU, Communication-Efficient Federated Learning: Challenges, Techniques, and Insights
Friday March 15 between 08:30 and 08:50 MDT [2024-03-15T08:30:00.00-06:00]
Jean Barbier of International Center for Theoretical Physics, Matrix Inference with Growing Ranks

Modeling and Theory in Population Biology (May 19 to 24)

Tuesday March 19 between 10:00 and 11:00 MDT [2024-03-19T10:00:00.00-06:00]
Noah Rosenberg of Stanford University, Online Coffee Hour

The Crossroads of Topology, Combinatorics and Biosciences: Deciphering the Entanglement of Multi-Stranded Nucleic Acids (Mar 17 to 22)

Tuesday March 19 between 13:00 and 13:30 MDT [2024-03-19T13:00:00.00-06:00]
Francesca Storici of Georgia Institute of Technology
Thursday March 21 between 11:00 and 11:30 MDT [2024-03-21T11:00:00.00-06:00]
Eric Rawdon of University of St. Thomas
Thursday March 21 between 15:30 and 16:00 MDT [2024-03-21T15:30:00.00-06:00]
Abby Pekoske Fulton of Wentworth Institute of Technology
Friday March 22 between 09:00 and 09:30 MDT [2024-03-22T09:00:00.00-06:00]
Cody Geary of Aarhus University

Modeling and Theory in Population Biology (May 19 to 24)

Tuesday March 26 between 10:00 and 11:00 MDT [2024-03-26T10:00:00.00-06:00]
Ailene MacPherson of Simon Fraser University, & Maria Servedio Panel discussion: Career Development series - ""Theory job search advice & career challenges in Biology departments""

Optimal Transport and Distributional Robustness (Mar 24 to 29)

Thursday March 28 between 14:00 and 14:30 MDT [2024-03-28T14:00:00.00-06:00]
Samory Kpotufe of Columbia University, Adaptivity in domain adaptation and friends
Thursday March 28 between 16:00 and 16:30 MDT [2024-03-28T16:00:00.00-06:00]
Silvana Pesenti of University of Toronto

Modeling and Theory in Population Biology (May 19 to 24)

Wednesday April 3 between 12:00 and 12:30 MDT [2024-04-03T12:00:00.00-06:00]
Maria Martignoni of Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Toward a unified theory of microbially mediated invasion
Wednesday April 3 between 12:30 and 13:00 MDT [2024-04-03T12:30:00.00-06:00]
Kaleda Denton of Stanford University
Tuesday April 9 between 10:00 and 11:00 MDT [2024-04-09T10:00:00.00-06:00]
Alex Diaz-Papkovich of Brown University, Population genetics and Wikipedia
Sunday April 14 between 13:00 and 14:00 MDT [2024-04-14T13:00:00.00-06:00]
of , Interview: Reflections on the History of Modeling and Theory series
Tuesday April 16 between 10:00 and 11:00 MDT [2024-04-16T10:00:00.00-06:00]
Marissa Baskett of University of California, Davis, Models in service of conservation and restoration management: lessons from kelp forest systems
Wednesday April 24 between 12:00 and 13:00 MDT [2024-04-24T12:00:00.00-06:00]
of , Interview: Reflections on the History of Modeling and Theory series
Wednesday May 1 between 12:00 and 12:30 MDT [2024-05-01T12:00:00.00-06:00]
Maria Kieshnina of Institute For Advanced Study in Toulouse
Wednesday May 1 between 12:30 and 13:00 MDT [2024-05-01T12:30:00.00-06:00]
Ryan McGee of Washington University in St Louis