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Tuesday, August 13, 2019

Security and Privacy Guarantees in Machine Learning with Differential Privacy: talk by Roxana Geambasu, Columbia University

Lecture: Real-time Intelligent Secure Execution Laboratory (RISELab): CS | August 13 | 12-1 p.m. | 405 Soda Hall

 Roxana Geambasu, Columbia University


Machine learning (ML) is driving many of our applications and life-changing decisions. Yet, it is often brittle and unstable, making decisions that are hard to understand or can be exploited. Tiny changes to an input can cause dramatic changes in predictions; this results in decisions that surprise, appear unfair, or enable attack vectors such as adversarial examples. Moreover, models trained on...   More >

Thursday, August 15, 2019

Transfer to Excellence REU Research Poster Session

Miscellaneous: Energy Efficient Electronics Science (E3S): EE | August 15 | 11 a.m.-1:30 p.m. | 300 Sutardja Dai Hall

 Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences (EECS)

The Transfer-to-Excellence Research Experiences for Undergraduates programs provides California community college students with nine-weeks of hands-on research experience in the laboratories of UC Berkeley professors. On August 15th, the 2019 cohort will be presenting their research posters to all interested parties. Research topics range across STEM fields.