Non-convex Optimisation and Matrix Factorisation

Featuring speakers from across the globe delving into Non-convex Optimisation and Matrix Factorisation, the second bi-annual London Workshop on Signal Processing Theory and Methods will take place on 13 and 14 September 2018 at Imperial College London. Join us for networking, learning and discussion with leading academic, industrial and research funding experts in the field.

DateS: 13-14 September 2018

Venue: Room 408, EEE Building, Imperial College London, South Kensington Campus (No. 16 on Campus Map)

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Confirmed speakers

  • Nigel Birch, Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council, UK
  • Helmut Bölcskei, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, ETH Zurich, Switzerland
  • Alex Bronstein, Technion - Israel Institute of Technology, Israel
  • Yuxin Chen, Princeton University, USA
  • Yuejie Chi, Carnegie Mellon University, USA
  • Cédric Févotte, Institut de recherche en informatique de Toulouse (IRIT), France
  • Reinhold Häb-Umbach, Paderborn University, Germany
  • John Hershey, Google, USA
  • Yue M. Lu, Harvard University, USA
  • Gongguo Tang, Colorado School of Mines, USA
  • John Wright, Columbia University, USA

Timetable

Thursday, 13 September 2018
Friday, 14 September 2018
  • 10:00-10:30 Check-in and welcome coffee, EE 611
  • 10:30-11:00 Welcome from the organisers
  • 11:00-11:45 Yuejie Chi
  • 11:45-12:30 Gongguo Tang
  • 12:30-14:00 Lunch and poster session, EE 611
  • 14:00-14:45 Yue M. Lu
  • 14:45-15:30 Reinhold Häb-Umbach
  • 15:30-16:00 Coffee break, EE 611
  • 16:00-16:45 John Hershey
  • 16:45-17:30 Yuxin Chen
  • 17:30-19:00 Rooms 408 and 611 available for networking
  • 19:00-21:30 Dinner (by invitation only)
  • 9:00-9:30 Nigel Birch
  • 9:30-10:15 Cédric Févotte
  • 10:15-11:00 Helmut Bölcskei
  • 11:00-11:30 Coffee Break, EE 611
  • 11:30-12:15 John Wright
  • 12:15-13:00 Alex Bronstein
  • 13:00-14:00 Lunch, EE 611
  • 14:00-15:00 Closing remarks from the organisers
All activities take place in EE 408 unless otherwise indicated.
2018 London Workshop Schedule.

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Special thanks to our sponsors...

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...and organisers (in alphabetical order): Wei Dai, Pier-Luigi Dragotti, Christine Evers, Cong Ling and Patrick Naylor with the help of Melanie Albright.