2018 Symposium Program


Program Schedule

  • Date:   Tuesday, August 14th, 2018
  • Time:  9:00am - 4:30pm
  • Location:  SFU 's Big Data Hub
Time Event or Speaker Title of Talk
9:00AM - 9:30AM Registration & Coffee  
9:30AM - 10:15AM Milena Wroebel Finite generation of initial algebras and combinatorics
10:15AM - 11:00AM Caroline Colijn Predicting pathogen evolution from the shapes and patterns in trees
11:00AM - 11:15AM Poster Setup & Coffee  
11:15AM - 12:15PM Poster Judging  
12:15PM - 1:15PM Buffet Lunch  
1:15PM - 2:00PM Razvan Fetecau The complexities of a simple model for self-collective behaviour
2:00PM - 2:45PM Yifan Sun Word representations in natural language processing
2:45PM - 3:00PM Coffee  
3:00PM - 3:45PM Bertille Antoine Inference in linear models with structural changes and mixed identification strength
3:45PM - 4:15PM Award Ceremony