• Kernel Methods? Stucture preserving GPs? (Thursday, September 13)

    Room: PLB-DS05, Pam Liversidge Building
  • Monday, September 10 Summer school
    8:00- 9:00 Arrivals

    9:00- 10:30 Introduction to GPs Neil Lawrence University of Sheffield

    10:30- 11:00 Coffee Break

    11:00- 12:30 A second introduction to GPs Richard Wilkinson University of Sheffield

    12:30- 13:45 Lunch

    13:45- 15:30 Lab Session 1

    15:30- 16:00 Tea Break

    16:00- 17:00 Kernel Design Nicolas Durrande (TBC) Ecole des Mines de St Etienne
  • Tuesday, September 11 Summer school
    8:00- 9:00 Arrivals

    9:00- 10:30 Non-Gaussian Likelihoods Alan Saul [TBC] University of Sheffield

    10:30- 11:00 Coffee Break

    11:00- 12:30 Sparse GPs

    12:30- 13:45 Lunch

    13:45- 15:30 Lab Session 2

    15:30- 16:00 Tea Break

    16:00- 17:00 GPs at scale [TBC]
  • Wednesday, September 12 Summer school
    8:00- 9:00 Arrivals

    9:00- 10:30 Introduction to Bayesian Optimization Javier Gonzalez Amazon Research Cambridge [slides]

    10:30- 11:00 Coffee Break

    11:00- 12:30 Unsupervised GPs Andreas Damianou

    12:30- 13:45 Lunch

    13:45- 15:30 Lab Session 3

    15:30- 16:00 Tea Break

    16:00- 17:00 Integration over hyperparameters and estimation of predictive performance Aki Vehtari [TBC] Aalto University
  • Thursday, September 13
    8:00- 9:00 Arrivals

    9:00- 17:00 Advances in Approximate Inference with GPs