Summer School on Algorithms for Big Data and Machine Learning Hosted by Institute of Mathematical Sciences, Chennai

Sponsored by Microsoft Research India

Dates: 28 June to 18 July 2020

Course coordinators:

Description of school:
The school is about theoretical algorithms used for problems arising in Big Data. In particular it will cover algorithms with guarantees that are used in Machine Learning and other Big Data applications.

List of subtopics:

  • Basics of Linear Algebra
  • Basics of Probability Theory and Randomized Algorithms
  • Theoretical Foundations of Machine Learning
  • Streaming Algorithms
  • Sketching

Partial list of speakers:

  • Fahad Panolan, IIT Hyderabad
  • Venkatesh Raman, IMSc
  • Saket Saurabh, IMSc
  • List of speakers from other academic institutions and Microsoft Research TBA

Background/prior courses recommended:

  • Algorithms
  • Probability Theory

Click here to apply for ACM India Summer School 2020