Fall Term 2021

The IFI colloquium talks will be held at the date indicated below. They start at 5:15 p.m. or see time below date.

Date Speaker Title Place Host

Thursday

30.09.2021

Adina Williams, Ph.D.

Facebook Research, U.S.A.

For Matters Word Order Little MLM

 

online
only*

Prof. Dr.
Martin Volk
Thursday
07.10.2021

Joe Peppard, Ph.D.
MIT Sloan School of Management, U.S.A.

What Next for the IT Department?

 

BIN 2.A.01

and online**

Prof. Dr.
Gerhard Schwabe

Thursday
28.10.2021

Prof. Dr. Christoph Lofi
TU Delft, The Netherlands

Semantic Data Engineering - A Glimpse at the Bottom of the Iceberg

 

BIN 2.A.01

and online**

Prof. Dr.
Michael Böhlen /
Prof. Dr.
Alberto Bacchelli

Thursday
18.11.2021

Prof. James Won-Ki Hong, Ph.D.

POSTECH, South Korea

Towards AI-based Network Management

 

BIN 2.A.01

Prof. Dr.
Burkhard Stiller

Thursday
25.11.2021

Dr. Donald Kossmann
Microsoft Research, U.S.A.

If-Then-Else Considered Harmful

 

BIN 2.A.01 Prof. Dr.
Burkhard Stiller
Thursday
09.12.2021

Prof. Walter J. Scheirer, Ph.D.
University of Notre Dame, U.S.A.

The "Criminality from Face" Illusion

 

online
only*

Prof. Dr.
Manuel Günther

General Information

The colloquia are held in English and take place from 5.15 to 6.30 p.m. in room 2.A.01 at the Department of Informatics (IfI)Binzmühlestrasse 14, 8050 Zürich. After the talks there is time for discussions and to exchange ideas while enjoying a glass of wine or a soft drink and munchies.

On-site participation requires a covid certificate. 

Visiting a colloquium is free of charge and does not require registration.

 

* This colloquia talk takes place online only:
The talk takes place from 5.15 to 6.30 p.m. virtually in Zoom.
If you would like to get access to the talk please send an email to  
studies@ifi.uzh.ch.

 

** If you would like to get access to the talk please send an email to  studies@ifi.uzh.ch.

 

If you have further questions please contact Karin Sigg.

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