Category: Upcoming Events

“Compatible Meshfree Discretization”

Thursday, January 31st 2019 11:00am – 12:00pm (Reception at 10:45am) BU Hariri Institute for Computing 111 Cummington Mall, Boston, MA, Room 180 Abstract: Spatially compatible discretization broadly encapsulates discretizations of PDEs possessing mimetic properties of continuum operators, such as conservation, maximum principles, H(div)/H(curl) – conformity, or discrete preservation of an exact sequence. The lack of topological […]

2018 BUDS Day Reactions

With BU Data Science Day (BUDS) 2019 planning well underway, we wanted to re-visit last year and share just a few of the comments from last year’s BUDS Day 2018 attendees. We’re looking forward to an even better event in 2019. BU Data Science (BUDS) Day Wednesday, February 6, 2019, 8:30 am – 5:30 pm […]

“New Algorithms for Interpretable Machine Learning” Cynthia Rudin (Duke)

Cynthia Rudin, Duke University When: Monday, December 10, 2018 Networking reception, 10:30-11:00am; Seminar 11:00-12:00pm Where: Kilachand Center, 610 Commonwealth Ave. Boston, MA, Colloquium Room   Abstract: With the widespread use of machine learning, there have been serious societal consequences from using black box models for high-stakes decisions, including flawed models for medical imaging, and poor […]