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A personal list of talks, in computational linguistics and related fields.

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If you have a question about this list, please contact: Guy Edward Toh Emerson. If you have a question about a specific talk, click on that talk to find its organiser.

98 upcoming talks and 10177 talks in the archive: show first 500.

NLIP Seminar Series

Five Sources of Biases and Ethical Issues in NLP, and What to Do about Them

UserDirk Hovy (Bocconi University).

HouseVirtual (Zoom).

ClockFriday 23 October 2020, 12:00-13:00

Cambridge Philosophical Society

A V Hill Lecture - Kings and Queens of the Mountain: Studies of Extreme Physiology in Himalayan Sherpas

Online Lecture

UserDr Andrew Murray, Metabolic Physiology Department of Physiology, Development and Neuroscience.

HouseTime and venue to be confirmed.

ClockMonday 26 October 2020, 18:00-19:00

Computer Laboratory Tech Talks

Palantir: P101 + Responding to COVID-19

UserSpeaker to be confirmed.

HouseVirtual.

ClockTuesday 27 October 2020, 13:05-13:55

SciSoc – Cambridge University Scientific Society

Combustion Transition: tackling climate change at its source

In collaboration with CUSPE and CUSISS

UserMr Simon Spooner, ATKINS Infrastructure. Principal Scientist, UK Water Management. Technical Director, China Infrastructure. Honorary Professor, Nottingham University UK and Ningbo, China..

HouseGoogle Meets.

ClockTuesday 27 October 2020, 18:00-19:30

CL-CompBio

Haar Graph Pooling

UserYuguang Wang - University of New South Wales.

HouseDepartment of Computer Science and technology, Lecture Theatre 1.

ClockWednesday 28 October 2020, 15:00-16:00

Computer Laboratory Wednesday Seminars

Haar Graph Pooling

UserDr Yu Guang Wang - University of New South Wales.

HouseOnline.

ClockWednesday 28 October 2020, 15:00-16:00

SciSoc – Cambridge University Scientific Society

New Materials for a New Age

Note that this talk is on a Wednesday

UserProfessor Nicola Spaldin FRS, Chair, Materials Theory, ETH Zurich.

HouseGoogle Meets.

ClockWednesday 28 October 2020, 18:00-19:30

Cambridge University Physics Society

Topological Quantum Matter, Entanglement, and the Second Quantum Revolution

Nobel Prize in Physics 2016

UserProf. Duncan Haldane, Princeton University.

Househttps://www.youtube.com/camphysocUK.

ClockWednesday 28 October 2020, 19:00-20:30

Cambridge Linguistics Forum

The pronoun interpretation problem in bilingual Dutch-German children

Please register by noon on the day of the talk: https://forms.gle/mW1tMswxgY6Nwhug6

UserPetra Hendriks (University of Groningen).

HouseOnline.

ClockThursday 29 October 2020, 16:30-18:00

Trinity College Science Society (TCSS)

Signalling and Selection in the Horned Dinosaurs

UserDr David Hone (Queen Mary University of London).

HouseOnline.

ClockThursday 29 October 2020, 18:15-19:30

Statistics

Title to be confirmed

UserDominik Rothenhaeusler (Stanford University).

House https://maths-cam-ac-uk.zoom.us/j/92821218455?pwd=aHFOZWw5bzVReUNYR2d5OWc1Tk15Zz09.

ClockFriday 30 October 2020, 16:00-17:00

Zangwill Club

Black Racial Stereotypes and Victim Blaming: Implications for Media Coverage and Criminal Proceedings in Cases of Police Violence against Racial and Ethnic Minorities

Please note, this talk will start at 4.15pm for virtual tea with talk starting at 4.30pm

UserProfessor Kristin Dukes, Dean for Institutional Diversity at Allegheny College, USA..

HouseZoom meeting.

ClockFriday 30 October 2020, 16:30-18:00

Cambridge Society for the Application of Research (CSAR)

Osseointegration, approaching 1,000 cases.

UserProfessor Munjed Al Muderis, MB ChB FRACS FAOrthA; Orthopedic Surgeon, School Of Medicine, University Of Notre Dame Australia, Sydney; School of Medicine Macquarie University.

HouseLocation: Zoom. See CSAR website or emails for joining information..

ClockMonday 02 November 2020, 09:00-10:30

Computer Laboratory Tech Talks

Cisco: Have your Robots Call My Robots

UserSimon Chatterjee.

HouseVirtual.

ClockTuesday 03 November 2020, 13:05-13:55

SciSoc – Cambridge University Scientific Society

DNA: Inspiring building blocks that made me a learner in perpetuity

UserDr Serena Nik-Zainal, MRC Cancer Unit, University of Cambridge.

HouseGoogle Meets.

ClockTuesday 03 November 2020, 18:00-19:30

Social Psychology Seminar Series (SPSS)

Prosocial Motivation Increases Framing Bias in Risky Decisions for Others

UserProfessor Vincent Mak (University of Cambridge).

HouseZoom.

ClockWednesday 04 November 2020, 16:00-17:00

Cambridge University Physics Society

Quantum computation with superconducting qubits

UserDr. Abhinav Kandala, IBM Corporation.

HouseTBC.

ClockWednesday 04 November 2020, 19:00-20:30

Cambridge University Linguistic Society (LingSoc)

TBC

Please register by 9:00 on the day of the talk: https://forms.gle/g3HPLsRJWrYmULrUA

UserDr Norwati Muhd. Yusuf (National University of Malaysia).

HouseOnline.

ClockThursday 05 November 2020, 11:00-12:30

Trinity College Science Society (TCSS)

Shear Thickening in Dense Suspensions

UserProf Michael Cates (DAMTP, University of Cambridge).

HouseOnline.

ClockThursday 05 November 2020, 18:15-19:30

NLIP Seminar Series

Title to be confirmed

Note time change

UserNasrin Mostafazadeh (Verneek).

HouseVirtual (Details TBC).

ClockFriday 06 November 2020, 15:00-16:00

Statistics

Title to be confirmed

UserJonathan Niles-Weed (Courant Institute).

House https://maths-cam-ac-uk.zoom.us/j/92821218455?pwd=aHFOZWw5bzVReUNYR2d5OWc1Tk15Zz09.

ClockFriday 06 November 2020, 16:00-17:00

Zangwill Club

Role of medial prefrontal cortex serotonin 2A receptors in recognition memory in rodents

Please note, this talk will start at 4.15pm for virtual tea with talk starting at 4.30pm

UserProfessor Noelia Weisstaub, Faculty of Exact and Natural Sciences of the University of Buenos Aires.

HouseZoom meeting.

ClockFriday 06 November 2020, 16:30-18:00

Cabinet of Natural History

'Congo' the TV chimpanzee and the 'biology of art' at London Zoo, 1956–62

UserMiles Kempton (Department of History and Philosophy of Science).

HouseZoom.

ClockMonday 09 November 2020, 13:00-14:00

Cambridge Philosophical Society

Larmor Lecture - Climate change and cascading risks

Online Lecture

UserProfessor Tim Benton Research Director – Emerging Risks, and Director – Energy, Environment and Resources Programme Royal Institute of International Affairs, Chatham House.

HouseTime and venue to be confirmed.

ClockMonday 09 November 2020, 18:00-19:00

Computer Laboratory Tech Talks

Rebellion Defense: Title tbc

UserJackie Kazil .

HouseVirtual.

ClockTuesday 10 November 2020, 13:05-13:55

Artificial Intelligence Research Group Talks (Computer Laboratory)

Second Order Behaviour in Augmented Neural ODEs

UserAlexander Norcliffe and Cris Bodnar.

HouseZoom.

ClockTuesday 10 November 2020, 13:15-14:15

Cambridge University Physics Society

Unconventional computing with liquid light

Note unusual time

UserProf Natalia Berloff, DAMTP, University of Cambridge.

HouseTBC, time TBC as well.

ClockTuesday 10 November 2020, 18:00-19:30

SciSoc – Cambridge University Scientific Society

Human Cell Atlas: Mapping the human body one cell at a time

UserDr Sarah Teichmann FRS FMedSci, Wellcome Sanger Institute.

HouseGoogle Meets.

ClockTuesday 10 November 2020, 18:00-19:30

Cambridge Linguistics Forum

The crucial role of truth-compatible interferences

Please register by noon on the day of the talk: https://forms.gle/jAiDPFv3tJ3XMiSb6

UserMira Ariel (Tel Aviv University).

HouseOnline.

ClockThursday 12 November 2020, 16:30-18:00

Trinity College Science Society (TCSS)

Coordination through Selection, Synchrony, and Sex

UserDr James Herbert-Read (Department of Zoology, University of Cambridge).

HouseOnline.

ClockThursday 12 November 2020, 18:15-19:30

NLIP Seminar Series

Title to be confirmed

UserSian Gooding (University of Cambridge).

HouseVirtual (Details TBC).

ClockFriday 13 November 2020, 12:00-13:00

Zangwill Club

Understanding Fallism

Please note, this talk will start at 4.15pm for virtual tea with talk starting at 4.30pm

UserProfessor Wahbie Long, clinical psychologist and associate professor in the Department of Psychology and the director of the Child Guidance Clinic at the University of Cape Town.

HouseZoom meeting.

ClockFriday 13 November 2020, 16:30-18:00

Cabinet of Natural History

A magnetic world: understanding the lodestone in the early modern Iberian empires

UserLeonardo Carrio Cataldi (LMU Munich).

HouseZoom.

ClockMonday 16 November 2020, 13:00-14:00

SciSoc – Cambridge University Scientific Society

On the interactions between our industrial system and the natural system

UserProfessor Steve Evans, Director of Research, Centre for Industrial Sustainability, Institute for Manufacturing, University of Cambridge.

HouseGoogle Meets.

ClockTuesday 17 November 2020, 18:00-19:30

Cambridge University Physics Society

Making NanoMachines move

in collaboration with CU NanoSoc

UserProfessor Jeremy Baumberg, NanoPhotonics Centre, University of Cambridge.

HouseTBC.

ClockTuesday 17 November 2020, 19:30-20:30

Cambridge University Physics Society

How to measure the spin of a black hole

UserProf. Christopher Reynolds, Institute of Astronomy, University of Cambridge.

HouseTBC, time TBC as well.

ClockWednesday 18 November 2020, 18:00-19:30

Computer Laboratory Tech Talks

Mediatek: Title tbc

UserSpeaker to be confirmed.

HouseVirtual.

ClockThursday 19 November 2020, 13:05-13:55

Cambridge University Linguistic Society (LingSoc)

Bilingual Brains

Please register by noon on the day of the talk: https://forms.gle/bTVzfMTKSVwyaJRHA

UserProfessor Brendan Weekes (University of Hong Kong, HKU).

HouseOnline.

ClockThursday 19 November 2020, 16:30-18:00

Zangwill Club

Old wine in new skins: a fresh look at cognitive control development

Please note, this talk will start at 4.15pm for virtual tea with talk starting at 4.30pm

UserDr Nikolaus Steinbeis, Department of Clinical, Educational and Health Psychology, University College London .

HouseZoom meeting.

ClockFriday 20 November 2020, 16:30-18:00

Cabinet of Natural History

Tuning into nature in interwar Britain: biology and natural history on the BBC

UserMax Long (Faculty of History).

HouseZoom.

ClockMonday 23 November 2020, 13:00-14:00

Artificial Intelligence Research Group Talks (Computer Laboratory)

Title to be confirmed

UserMarinka Zitnik, Harvard University.

HouseZoom.

ClockTuesday 24 November 2020, 13:15-14:15

SciSoc – Cambridge University Scientific Society

Sickle Cell Anaemia

UserProfessor Julie Makani Associate Professor, Department of Haematology and Blood Transfusion, Muhimbili University of Health and Allied Sciences.

HouseGoogle Meets.

ClockTuesday 24 November 2020, 18:00-19:30

Cambridge University Physics Society

Quantum matter: emergent phenomena when electrons team up

UserProfessor Stephen Blundell, Correlated Electrons Group, University of Oxford.

HouseOnline: https://timeout.srcf.net/oes22-ors-efn.

ClockWednesday 25 November 2020, 19:00-20:30

Chaucer Club

The interpersonal function of emotional expressions

UserJulie Grezes (Laboratoire de Neurosciences Cognitive & Computationnelles).

HouseZoom - see MRC CBU website (https://www.mrc-cbu.cam.ac.uk/seminar-information/chaucer-club/) for details.

ClockThursday 26 November 2020, 14:00-15:00

Cambridge Linguistics Forum

Analysing the voice and building voices: why this is important for endangered languages

Please register by noon on the day of the talk: https://forms.gle/pW2NTo3WHdVe59vD6

UserAilbhe Ní Chasaide (Trinity College Dublin).

HouseOnline.

ClockThursday 26 November 2020, 16:30-18:00

Trinity College Science Society (TCSS)

Spider Webs and Silks

UserProf Fritz Vollrath (Department of Zoology, University of Oxford).

HouseOnline.

ClockThursday 26 November 2020, 18:15-19:30

NLIP Seminar Series

Title to be confirmed

UserElizabeth Salesky (Johns Hopkins University).

HouseVirtual (Details TBC).

ClockFriday 27 November 2020, 12:00-13:00

Statistics

Title to be confirmed

UserHao Chen (University of California, Davis).

House https://maths-cam-ac-uk.zoom.us/j/92821218455?pwd=aHFOZWw5bzVReUNYR2d5OWc1Tk15Zz09.

ClockFriday 27 November 2020, 16:00-17:00

Zangwill Club

Recent insights into remote fear memory attenuation

Please note, this talk will start at 4.15pm for virtual tea with talk starting at 4.30pm

UserProfessor Johannes Gräff, Associate Professor at the Brain Mind Institute of the School of Life Sciences at EPFL, Switzerland.

HouseZoom meeting.

ClockFriday 27 November 2020, 16:30-18:00

Computer Laboratory Tech Talks

PA Consulting: Title tbc

UserSpeaker to be confirmed.

HouseVirtual.

ClockMonday 30 November 2020, 13:05-13:55

SciSoc – Cambridge University Scientific Society

Tips and Tricks for Inventing the Future

Last talk of term

UserMr David A. Homfray CEng CPhys FInstP FRAS FBIS, Former Head of Engineering Realisation Group at the UK Atomic Energy Authority/Culham Centre for Fusion Energy .

HouseGoogle Meets.

ClockTuesday 01 December 2020, 18:00-19:30

Social Psychology Seminar Series (SPSS)

The Social and Political Implications of Moral Conviction

UserProfessor Linda Skitka (University of Illinois at Chicago).

Housevia zoom .

ClockWednesday 02 December 2020, 16:00-17:00

Cambridge University Physics Society

TBC

UserProf. Elias Kiritsis, Université de Paris, Crete Center for Theoretical Physics.

HouseTBC, time TBC as well.

ClockWednesday 02 December 2020, 19:00-20:30

Chaucer Club

Working Memory 2.0

UserEarl Miller (Massachusetts Institute of Technology).

HouseZoom - see MRC CBU website (https://www.mrc-cbu.cam.ac.uk/seminar-information/chaucer-club/) for details.

ClockThursday 03 December 2020, 14:00-15:00

Cambridge University Linguistic Society (LingSoc)

Non-canonical Y/N questions in Russian

Please register by noon on the day of the talk: https://forms.gle/By3XNQtaYLUksF1S9

UserDr Ksenia Zanon (Slavonic Section MMLL, University of Cambridge).

HouseOnline.

ClockThursday 03 December 2020, 16:30-18:00

Trinity College Science Society (TCSS)

Quantum Chromodynamics: Quarks and Hadrons

UserDr Matthew Wingate (DAMTP, University of Cambridge).

HouseOnline.

ClockThursday 03 December 2020, 18:15-19:30

NLIP Seminar Series

Title to be confirmed

UserWeiwei Sun (University of Cambridge).

HouseVirtual (Details TBC).

ClockFriday 04 December 2020, 12:00-13:00

Zangwill Club

Non-racism and Toxic Interaction Theory in Mental Health Practice: Professional responsibility in the light of systemic racism

Please note, this talk will start at 4.15pm for virtual tea with talk starting at 4.30pm

UserHari Sewell, Director, HS Consultancy.

HouseZoom meeting.

ClockFriday 04 December 2020, 16:30-18:00

Darwin College Lecture Series

Battle Blood

UserDr Claire Roddie, UCL.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 22 January 2021, 17:30-18:30

Darwin College Lecture Series

Transitional Bleeding in Early Modern England

UserDr Sara Read, Loughborough University.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 29 January 2021, 17:30-18:30

Darwin College Lecture Series

Blood in Motion: The Physics of Blood Flow

UserProfessor Tim Pedley, University of Cambridge.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 05 February 2021, 17:30-18:30

Cambridge Society for the Application of Research (CSAR)

The Hunt for Exoplanets

UserProfessor Didier Queloz, Department of Physics, University of Cambridge.

HouseLocation: Your choice. See CSAR website or emails for joining information..

ClockMonday 08 February 2021, 19:30-21:00

Darwin College Lecture Series

Dracula, Vampires and the New Woman

UserProfessor Carol Senf, Georgia Institute of Technology.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 12 February 2021, 17:30-18:30

Darwin College Lecture Series

Bloodlines of the British

UserProfessor Sir Walter Bodmer, University of Oxford.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 19 February 2021, 17:30-18:30

Cambridge Philosophical Society

Honorary Fellows Lecture - Professor Sir David Spiegelhalter FRS OBE - title to be confirmed

UserProfessor Sir David Spiegelhalter FRS OBE Chair, Winton Centre for Risk and Evidence Communication.

HouseBristol-Myers Squibb Lecture Theatre, Department of Chemistry.

ClockWednesday 24 February 2021, 18:00-19:00

Darwin College Lecture Series

Blood villains and heros

UserMs Rose George, Journalist.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 26 February 2021, 17:30-18:30

Cambridge Philosophical Society

Professor Sadaf Farooqi - title to be confirmed

UserProfessor Sadaf Farooqi PhD, FRCP, FMedSci, Wellcome Trust Principal Research Fellow and Professor of Metabolism and Medicine, Department of Medicine.

HouseTime and venue to be confirmed.

ClockMonday 01 March 2021, 18:00-19:00

Darwin College Lecture Series

Cold Blood

UserProfessor Stuart Egginton, University of Leeds.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 05 March 2021, 17:30-18:30

Darwin College Lecture Series

Blood Sculptures

UserMr Marc Quinn, Artist.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 12 March 2021, 17:30-18:30

Cambridge Philosophical Society

Quantum Informatics amd Quantum Technologies - One day meeting

UserOrganised by : Professor Ron Horgan and Professor Adrian Kent.

House Cambridge University Engineering Department LT0.

ClockFriday 26 March 2021, 09:00-17:15

Cambridge Philosophical Society

Dr Julia Wolf - title to be confirmed

UserDr Julia Wolf, Department of Pure Mathematics and Mathematical Statistics.

HouseTime and venue to be confirmed.

ClockMonday 08 November 2021, 18:00-19:00

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