Draft Version

  • Monday, February 6
    9:00- 10:30 Introduction to Gaussian Processes Neil Lawrence, Amazon Research Cambridge and University of Sheffield [slides]

    11:00- 11:30 Coffee Break

    11:30- 13:00 Covariance Functions and the Marginal Likelihood Neil Lawrence, Amazon Research Cambridge and University of Sheffield [slides]

    13:00- 14:00 Lunch

    14:00- 16:00 Lab Class 1: Gaussian Processes [jupyter notebook]

    16:30- 17:30 Latent Variable Models with Gaussian Processes Neil Lawrence, Amazon Research Cambridge and University of Sheffield [slides]
  • Tuesday, February 7
    9:00- 11:00 Introduction to Bayesian Optimization Javier Gonzalez, Amazon Research Cambridge [slides]

    11:00- 11:30 Coffee Break

    11:30- 13:00 Advanced Topics in Bayesian Optimization I Javier Gonzalez, Amazon Research Cambridge [slides]

    13:00- 14:00 Lunch

    14:00- 16:00 Lab Class 2: Bayesian Optimization [jupyter notebook]

    16:30- 17:30 Advanced Topics in Bayesian Optimization II [slides]