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291 * ! Tue, 8/6/2013, 8:30 AM - 10:20 AM CC-520a
Ideas and Issues Flowing Between Statistics and Machine Learning — Topic Contributed Papers
Section on Statistical Learning and Data Mining , SSC , Biometrics Section
Organizer(s): Alejandro Murua, University of Montreal
Chair(s): Russell J. Steele, McGill University
8:35 AM For Complex Data, Let's Give Up on Interpretability Bertrand Clarke, Univ. Miami ; Jennifer Clarke, University of Miami ; Camillo Valdes, University of Miami
8:55 AM When Is the Majority-Vote Classifier Beneficial? Mu Zhu, University of Waterloo
9:15 AM Variable Selection with Overlapping Clustering Thierry Chekouo Tekougang, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center ; Alejandro Murua, University of Montreal
9:35 AM Learning Latent Structures via Hierarchical Nonparametric Bayes: A Look at the Posterior Asymptotics Long Nguyen
9:55 AM Manifold Learning: Nonlinear Dimension Reduction Sans Distortion Dominique Perrault-Joncas, Amazon.com ; Marina Meila, University of Washington
10:15 AM Floor Discussion

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