CIS Seminars & Events

Spring 2010

Friday, February 12, 2010         
Kostas Bimpikis
Operations Research Center, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
" Dynamics of Information Exchange in Endogenous Social Networks"

Tuesday February 16, 2010
Aaron Roth
Computer Science Dept., Carnegie Mellon  University
"Efficient Computation under the Constraints of Privacy and Incentives"

Monday, February 22, 2010
Sachin Adlakha
Department of Electrical Engineering, Stanford University
"Decision Making in Complex Interconnected Systems"

Monday, March 15, 2010
Jinwoo Shin
Department of Mathematics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
"Message Passing Networks"

Tuesday, March 16, 2010          
Elchanan Mossel
Mathematics and Computer Science, Weizmann Institute; Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, U.C. Berkeley
"Some Network Models in Economics and Related Areas"

Thursday, March 18, 2010         
Katrina Ligett
Computer Science Department, Cornell University
"A Formal Approach to Privacy and Individual Incentives"

Thursday, March 25, 2010         
Gagan Goel
School of Computer Science, Georgia Institute of Technology
"Computational Issues in Auction Design"

Thursday, April 1st, 2010
Hamid Nazer Zadeh
Microsoft Research
"Online Optimization with Uncertain Information"

Thursday, April 15th, 2010
Amin Saberi
Management Science and Engineering, Institute for Computational and Mathematical Engineering, Stanford University
"Game Dynamics, Equilibrium Selection and Network Structure"