Unsupervised Learning Seminar - Program & Venue


SAVE THE DATE: 27/4/2015 Unsupervised Learning Seminar

15:30 Networking & Registration

16:00 Welcome Remarks, Prof. Ami Moyal, President, Afeka

16:20 Session I

• Speaker 1
, Oshry Ben-Harush, Data Scientist, EMC², "Machine Generated Log Data Analysis - From Large Volume Comes Great Insight"

• Speaker 2, Loai Abedallah, Post Doctoral Fellow, Department of Information Systmes, Faculty of Social Science, University of Haifa, "MeanShift Clustering Algorithm for Incomplete Datasets"

• Speaker 3, Gal Chechik, Associate Professor, Gonda Brain Research Institute, Bar Ilan University and Senior Researcher at Google, "Modeling Musical Influence with Topic Models"

17:20 --- Coffee Break ---

17:35 Session II

Keynote Speaker, Dr. Samy Bengio, Research Scientist at Google, USA, "The Power of Embeddings for Text, Images, Music, Voice and Image Caption Generation"

18:50 Concluding Remarks


Registration Fees
Standard Rate* - 150 ILS
Student Rate - 80 ILS
Groups of more than 3 participants from the same organization - 140 ILS (each)
SPECIAL RATE | Afeka Unsupervised Learning Seminar + Conference for Speech Processing

*Afeka Faculty members may apply for full reimbursement by completing the Academic Advancement Fund reimbursment application form which can be found at Afeka Net under Human Resources procedures.
Conference Paid Participation includes: Participation in all seminar sessions and refreshments

For more information:
Email: dganit@afeka.ac.il
Tel: +972-3-7688653

Terms of Payment

Registration fees will be charged by Afeka – Tel Aviv Academic College of Engineering upon receipt of the registration form. Payments will be refunded according to the cancellation policy.
Payments can be made via one of the following options:
Wire transfer - Wire transfer in ILS to Afeka Tel Aviv College of Engineering, 38 Mivtsa Kadesh, Tel Aviv, Israel; First International Bank of Israel, 15th Beit Tzuri St. Tel Aviv, Israel; Account No: 246433, Bank No: 031, Branch No: 082, IBN No: IL560310820000000246433.

Your account will be charged in ILS according to the exchange rate on the date of the transaction
All bank charges should be covered by the sender.
Online registration and payment by credit card are made on a secure server.

Cancellation Policy
Registration fee refunds will be made only upon written notification of cancellation to Ms. Dganit Bar-On the Conference Secretariat

Conference Secretariat, Afeka – Tel Aviv Academic College of Engineering, and according to the following guidelines:
Cancellation by March 22: No cancellation fee (full refund)
Cancellation between March 22 and April 12: 50% refund
Cancellation after April 12 : No refund

For questions or more information please contact:
Ms. Dganit Bar-On
Email: dganit@afeka.ac.il

Tel: +972-3-7688653


The Unsupervised Learning Seminar will be held at the Afeka Academic College of Engineering, Ha'Ficus Compound, Kollel Building, 38 Mivtza Kadesh St. Tel Aviv