Our Talks

Yandex Talk about Conformal Prediction

  • Prof. Alex Gammerman
  • October 2015
  • Berlin, Germany

The talk reviews a modern machine learning technique called Conformal Predictors.

The talk outlines the basic ideas of Conformal Predictors and then illustrates the technique with applications to several medical problems.

Yandex Talk about Venn-Abers

  • Prof. Vladimir Vovk
  • October 2015
  • Berlin, Germany

The topic of this talk is a method of turning machine-learning algorithms into probabilistic predictors that automatically enjoys a property of validity, is computationally efficient, and preserves predictive efficiency.

Yandex Talk about Intelligent Learning

  • Prof. Vladimir Vapnik
  • October 2015
  • Berlin, Germany

The common observation was that human students require much less examples for training than a learning machine. Why?

The answer is that it is because the human students have an intelligent teacher and that teacher-student interactions are based not only on the brute force methods of function estimation from observations.

Commemorative Talks in memory of Alexey Chervonenkis

  • Prof. Anatoly Michalsky
  • September 2015
  • Egham, United Kingdom

This talks summarises the applications of data analysis and machine learning, developed by Alexey Chervonenkis.

Memorial Concert Celebrating the Life of Alexey Chervonenkis.

  • Royal Holloway Chapel
  • September 2015
  • Egham, United Kingdom

This concert was presented to celebrate the life of Alexey Chervonenkis