The Research Engineering team has two talk series:
- Lunchtime Tech Talks, which take place most
WednesdaysTuesdays over lunch (12:30 start).
- Data Science Skills sessions, which take place at 10:00 on Thursdays.
If you are in the Turing, please feel free to drop by: we gather by our desks just beforehand.
Lunchtime Tech Talk schedule
|Month||Date||Speaker||Topic (if known)|
|January||3||James G||Counting to infinity|
|10||Martin O’R||Meltdown and Spectre|
|13||Tomas P||Wrattler (an AIDA project)|
|20||- No talk -||Team is interviewing this day|
|27||James G||Measure and probability|
|March||6||Oliver S||Scope and binding|
|20||Rescheduled to March 27|
|27||Rescheduled to May 1|
|10||Rescheduled to April 24|
|24||Giovanni||Data Science projects best practices|
|Evelina||Notes from conferences: How to do open source|
|29||Oliver S||Automatic differentiation|
Data Science Skills schedule
|03/05/18||Giovanni||Crash course on Spark|
|10/05/18||Oliver||The Kokkos Parallelization Framework|
|17/05/18||Angus||Bayesian Cross Validation|
|31/05/18||Nick||Frequentist statistics in particle physics|
|07/06/18||Evelina||Hands on: Introduction to functional programming with F#|
Requests for tech talks
The following topics have been requested! If you would like to lead a discussion on any of these, please let James Geddes know.
- Everyone’s project
- What happened to Smalltalk?
- Fancy things in R