2017 North American School of Information Theory

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2017 North American School of Information Theory

The 2017 North American School of Information Theory will be held June 6-9, 2017 in Atlanta, GA, at the Georgia Institute of Technology
2017 Annual North American School of Information Theory June 6-9, 2017, Georgia Institute of Technology
2017 Annual North American School of Information Theory

The 2017 North American School of Information Theory will be held June 6-9 2017 in the Technology Square Research Building at Georgia Tech. 

The school is the 10th Annual North American School of Information Theory and follows a series of events designed to provide graduate students with opportunities to:

  • Learn from senior lecturers in the field who will present long-format (2 1/2 hour) tutorials;
  • Participate in a stimulating and inviting forum of scientists;
  • Present their own work for feedback and potential collaboration;
  • Deepen their connections with the community.

 

The school will be held over 3 and a half day and will consists of

  • Senior lecturers presenting long-format (2 1/2 hour) tutorials; 
  • Students presenting their own work in poster sessions.

 

The confirmed lecturers for this year's even are

  • Prof. Gerhard Kramer, Technische Universität München 
  • Prof. Muriel Medard, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
  • Prof. Daniela Tuninetti, University of Illinois at Chicago
  • Prof. Aylin Yener, Pennsylvania State University

Additional speakers will be announced soon!

 

Organizing committee

  • Matthieu Bloch
  • Faramarz Fekri
  • Mark Davenport
  • Justin Romberg
  • Chris Rozell
  • Sebastian Pokutta
  • Gordon Stuber