Online event door onze partner CWI Lectures on Decision Making under Uncertainty
Centrum Wiskunde & Informatica (CWI) kindly requests you to save the date for the annual CWI Lectures on Thursday 4 November 2021. The Lectures are aimed towards a general academic public and the program committee consists of Bert Zwart, Daan Crommelin and Peter Grunwald.
The CWI lectures will present a diverse set of topics on the theme of making decisions under uncertainty, ranging all the way from the micro to the macro-level. Four world-leading speakers will talk about their perspective on the theme, from their background in machine learning, operations research, public health and climate research.
The preliminary program:
13.00-13.10 Welcome Bert Zwart
13.10-13.55 Dick den Hertog (Universiteit van Amsterdam)
13.55-14.40 Gergely Neu (Universitat Pompeu Fabra Barcelona)
15.15-16.00 Leonard Smith (Virginia Tech)
16.00-16.45 Pinar Keskinocak (Georgia Institute of Technology)
16.50-18.00 (virtual) drinks
CWI Lectures is freely accessible after registration (opens early October).
Due to restrictions to curb the spread of the coronavirus, such as social distancing, space is limited at the venue. In order to comply with these restrictions, only a limited number of attendees are allowed. A live video stream of the Lectures will be offered by CWI. Details about the live video stream and more information on the program will follow at the end of September and published on CWI's website www.cwi.nl/lectures2021.