Workshops
Fall 2020

Probability, Geometry, and Computation in High Dimensions Boot Camp

Aug. 19Aug. 28, 2020

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Organizers:

Nike Sun (Massachusetts Institute of Technology; chair), Jian Ding (University of Pennsylvania), Ronen Eldan (Weizmann Institute), Elchanan Mossel (Massachusetts Institute of Technology), Joe Neeman (University of Texas at Austin), Jelani Nelson (UC Berkeley), Tselil Schramm (Stanford University; Microsoft Research Fellow)

The Boot Camp is intended to acquaint program participants with the key themes of the program. It will consist of eight days of tutorial presentations from leading experts in the topics of the program.

This workshop will now be held virtually. The workshop is being live streamed on our website. Full participation (including the capacity to ask questions) will be available via Zoom webinar. A link to the Zoom webinar will be shared with registrants closer to the event date. Please register by clicking the registration link above.

Speakers: Irit Dinur, Weizmann Institute; Florent Krzakala, ENS; Ankur Moitra, MIT; Dana Moshkovitz, University of Texas, Austin; Jelani Nelson, UC Berkeley ; Ramon van Handel, Princeton University; Lenka Zdeborova, CEA Saclay

If you require accommodation for communications, please contact our Access Coordinator at simonsevents [at] berkeley.edu (subject: Workshop%20accessibility)  with as much advance notice as possible.

A list of reading resources has been posted on the Simons wiki.

Talks

Speaker: Jelani Nelson, UC Berkeley
Speaker: Jelani Nelson, UC Berkeley
Speaker: Jelani Nelson, UC Berkeley
Speaker: Jelani Nelson, UC Berkeley