Research Seminar Fall 2017

Each week, we hold a research seminar where speakers present work on topics at the intersection of Computer Science and Economics. Some of the presentations may be work in progress, while others may be presentations on papers that are already published. Everyone is welcome to attend! No registration necessary.


  • Room: BIN 1.D.29 (can vary; see schedule)
  • Time: Tuesdays 16:30-18:00 (see schedule)
  • Organizer: Steffen Schuldenzucker

Mailing List

If you would like to be informed about upcoming talks in this seminar and about other talks on topics related to Economics and Computer Science, then please send an email to Steffen Schuldenzucker, who will add you to our mailing list.


Date Room Speaker Title
Tue 26.09., 17:00 BIN 1.D.29

Dmitry Moor

Designing Markets for Distributed Data (discussion)
Tue, 31.10. BIN 1.D.29 Nicolas Küchler Reducing Bidding Complexity in Machine Learning-based Combinatorial Auctions (project report)
Mon, 06.11., 16:00 BIN 1.D.29 Prof. Noam Nisan, Hebrew University of Jerusalem The Complexity of Pricing
Tue, 14.11. BIN 1.D.29 Vitor Bosshard Combinatorial Auctions as Continuous Bayesian Games 
Tue, 28.11. BIN 1.D.29 Ludwig Dierks Cluster Pre-scheduling: Combining Machine learning and market design (Presentation of ongoing research project)
Tue, 05.12. BIN 1.D.29 Gianluca Brero Machine Learning-Based Combinatorial Auctions (Presentation of ongoing research project)
Tue, 12.12. BIN 1.D.29 Steffen Schuldenzucker Strategic Formation of Financial Networks with Credit Default Swaps (project idea discussion)
Tue, 16.01.2018 BIN 1.D.29 Gianluca Brero A Bayesian Clearing Mechanism for Combinatorial Auctions (practice talk for AAAI 2018)