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Annual Meeting: 2012 Plenary Session

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April 3, 2012
Location: Fisher Conference Center, Arrillaga Alumni Center

Time Agenda PDF/Youtube
8:30 AM Check-in and Breakfast  
9:00 AM Welcome and Overview - Mendel Rosenblum, Daphne Koller, Jennifer Widom, and Mark Horowitz, Stanford  
9:15 AM Large Scale Semantic Extraction Through Embeddings: From Images to Music - Samy Bengio, Google PDF
9:45 AM Data-Driven Medicine -  Daphne Koller, Stanford PDF
10:15 AM BREAK  
10:45 AM Large-Scale Social Media Mining in Facebook - Rong Yan, Facebook  
11:15 AM Crowds in the Cloud: Artificial Artificial Intelligence Technology - Fei-Fei Li, Stanford  
11:45 AM Getting Computers to Understand What They Read (Or Hear) - Chris Manning, Stanford PDF
12:15 PM Lunch in McCaw Hall, Arrillaga Alumni Center
Guest speaker:  David Ferrucci, IBM Fellow and Watson Principal Investigator, IBM T.J. Watson´s Research Center - Building Watson - An Overview of the DeepQA Project
2:00 PM Using Machine Learning to Model How Students Learn to Program - Mehran Sahami, Stanford Youtube
2:30 PM What Research Says About How to Fix STEM Education, and How It Will Look in 10 Years -  Paulo Blikstein, Stanford  
3:00 PM ClassX - How Zoomable Video Is Transforming Lecture Capture - Bernd Girod, Stanford Youtube
3:30 PM BREAK  
4:00 PM Teaching Machine Learning to 100,000 Students - Andrew Ng, Stanford  
4:30 PM Stanford Perspectives on Online Education: A Campus Without Borders? - John Mitchell, Stanford PDF
5:00 PM Closing Remarks  
5:15 PM PhD Poster Session & Reception in McCaw Hall, Arrillaga Alumni Center