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Conference on Fairness, Accountability, and Transparency FAT*

Start:
2018/02/23 09:00 Europe/Rome
End:
2018/02/24 18:00 Europe/Rome
Location:
New York City, USA
Link:
FAT* Conference
Description:

Algorithmic systems are being adopted in a growing number of contexts. Fueled by big data, these systems filter, sort, score, recommend, personalize, and otherwise shape human experiences of socio-technical systems. Although these systems bring myriad benefits, they also contain inherent risks, such as codifying and entrenching biases; reducing accountability and hindering due process; and increasing the information assymmetry between data producers and data holders.

Past Events

Constraint Programming Meets Data Mining - ICON Summer School

Start:
2014/09/01 09:00 Europe/Rome
End:
2014/09/05 14:00 Europe/Rome
Location:
Sampieri, Sicily, Italy
Link:
ICON Summer School
Description:

The summer school "Constraint Programming meets Data Mining" provides an intensive training opportunity to learn the essentials of recent research on constraint solving, machine learning and data mining, and the key aspects related to their integration.

La Biodiversità è il nuovo progresso - TEDxRoncade (Italian)

Start:
2014/02/22 10:30 Europe/Rome
End:
2014/02/22 18:00 Europe/Rome
Location:
Roncade, Italy
Link:
TEDxRoncade
Description:
L’idea di progresso è scritta nel paesaggio. Le epoche dell’agricoltura e dell’industria hanno trasformato l’ecosistema. E le loro tecnologie hanno definito per secoli i limiti del possibile. Nell’epoca della conoscenza, però, in un contesto nel quale il valore si concentra sull’immateriale, l’idea di progresso cambia. La logica dell’ecosistema – dalla biodiversità alla complessità – si estende alla cultura, all’economia, al design: sicché il paesaggio della conoscenza accoglie insieme all’eredità del passato l’incredibile

Computational Social Science: Big Data - Lipari Summer School 2013

Start:
2013/07/20 09:00 Europe/Rome
End:
2013/07/27 18:00 Europe/Rome
Location:
Lipari, Italy
Description:
The Social Sciences are undergoing deep changes in terms of research style, data availability, underlying knowledge, and methods. Today, the availability of social ''big data'' cannot be overlooked by social scientists. Big data utilization and management will be an integral part of the future of Computational Social Science.

SoBigData - Towards A European Laboratory On Big Data Analytics And Social Mining: Bootstrap Workshop

Start:
2013/07/18 10:00 Europe/Rome
End:
2013/07/18 18:00 Europe/Rome
Location:
Pisa, Italy
Link:
SoBigData Bootstrap Workshop
Description:

Social mining has the potential to provide a privacy-respectful social microscope, or socioscope,
needed to observe the hidden mechanisms of socio-economic complexity.
There is a fertile ground for further aggregation of researchers and stakeholders, towards the
creation of a European Laboratory on Big Data Analytics and Social Mining, capable of boosting
research and innovation in the deployment of big data analytics, social mining and privacy/trust
technologies to face global challenges.

DATASIM Summer School 2013

Start:
2013/07/15 00:00 Europe/Rome
End:
2013/07/18 00:00 Europe/Rome
Location:
University of Hasselt
Description:
The Transportation Research Institute (IMOB) of Hasselt University organizes the first DATA SIM Summer School on 'Mobility modeling and big data sources'. This Summer School will take place at Hasselt University, Campus Diepenbeek from Monday July 15th to Thursday July 18th. More details [url=http://www.uhasselt.be/UH/datasim/DATA-SIM-Summer-School/About-the-Summer-School.html]here[/url]

Protecting your privacy in a networked world – IDEA Summerschool 2013

Start:
2013/07/15 00:00 Europe/Rome
End:
2013/07/17 00:00 Europe/Rome
Location:
Faculty of Technology, Policy and Management, Jaffalaan 5, 2628 BX Delft (building 31)
Description:
Personal information has increasingly become accessible online: browsing through social network sites – such as Facebook and LinkedIn – people tend to think that they can draft a profile from each other. But what more information of you is out there? Are you aware of what others know about you? The increased use of information technologies challenges us to rethink whether our privacy is potentially at risk and what we should do to create sufficient protection.

Green City Energy Pisa

Start:
2013/07/04 00:00 Europe/Rome
End:
2013/07/05 00:00 Europe/Rome
Location:
Camera di Commercio & Provincia di Pisa
Description:
Salvatore Rinzivillo will give a talk on the design of a [b]Mobility Observatory in Pisa[/b] based on M-Atlas. More info (in italian): [url]www.greencityenergy.it/pisa/[/url]

BIG DATA - Una sfida ricca di opportunità

Start:
2013/06/05 00:00 Europe/Rome
End:
2013/06/05 00:00 Europe/Rome
Location:
Polo Economico e Giuridico,via Tomadini 30/a, Università di Udine
Description:
IL CONTRIBUTO DELL’INFORMATICA E DELLA STATISTICA ALL’ANALISI DI GRANDI DATASET: ASPETTI TEORICI E APPLICAZIONI IN AMBITO BIO-SANITARIO,SOCIO-ECONOMICO E INGEGNERISTICO

Symposium on Multiple Network Modeling, Analysis and Mining

Start:
2013/06/03 00:00 Europe/Rome
End:
2013/06/03 00:00 Europe/Rome
Location:
NetSci Conference, Copenhagen
Description:
Some researchers of the KDDLab have participated to the organization of the Symposium on Multiple Network Modeling, Analysis and Mining associated to the NetSci Conference, Copenhagen. Additional details at the address: http://multiplenetworks.netsci2013.net

KDD lab seminar - DEMON: Uncovering Overlapping Communities with a Local-First Approach

Start:
2013/04/23 15:00 Europe/Rome
End:
2013/04/23 15:00 Europe/Rome
Location:
Aula Faedo (C29) - CNR
Description:
For our seminars cycle, this month Giulio Rossetti (awarded as ISTI-CNR young researcher) will show his work, presented at KDD 2012. Abstract:

Mobility Data Analysis and Mining: Understanding Human Movement Patterns from Trajectory Data

Start:
2011/03/08 15:00 Europe/Rome
End:
2011/03/08 15:00 Europe/Rome
Location:
Aula 131 - piano terra - Ed. C - Dipartimento di Fisica "E. Fermi"
Description:
[b]Abstract:[/b] Uncovering the patterns of human mobility, which characterize the trajectories humans follow during their daily activity, is not only a major intellectual challenge, but also of importance for urban planning,transportation engineering, public health, and economic forecasting.

Looking at data through the eyes of a designer

Start:
2011/03/04 16:00 Europe/Rome
End:
2011/03/04 16:00 Europe/Rome
Location:
Sala Seminari Est - Dipartimento di Informatica
Description:
[b]Abstract:[/b]

Looking at data through the eyes of a designer

Start:
2011/03/04 15:00 Europe/Rome
End:
2011/03/04 15:00 Europe/Rome
Location:
Aula Faedo C29 - ISTI - CNR - Pisa
Description:
Abstract:

PhD Workshop 2011

Start:
2011/01/17 09:00 Europe/Rome
End:
2011/01/17 19:30 Europe/Rome
Location:
Sala G.B. Gerace – Dipartimento di Informatica
Description:
The workshop program consists in 20-minutes presentations by all PhD students completing their second and third year of the PhD program in computer science; each PhD student illustrates the research results achieved in a form comprehensible also for non-experts in the specific field where the work is situated.

Learning from Pairwise Constraints by Similarity Neural Networks

Start:
2010/07/21 11:00 Europe/Rome
End:
2010/07/21 13:00 Europe/Rome
Location:
Aula C29 "A. Faedo" - ISTI CNR
Description:
[b]Speaker:[/b] Lorenzo Sarti (Dipartimento di Ingegneria dell'Informazione - Università di Siena [b]Abstract:[/b] We present Similarity Neural Networks (SNNs), a neural network model able to learn a similarity measure for pairs of patterns, exploiting a binary supervision on their similarity/dissimilarity relationships. Pairwise relationships, referred to also as pairwise constraints, generally contain less information than class labels, but, in some contexts, are easier to obtain from human supervisors.

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