2020 IEEE INFORMATION THEORY WORKSHOP

IEEE ITW 2020

08:45 - 10:00 CEST LIVE SESSION

PLENARY SESSION
Conference Opening

PLENARY TALK
Tree archeology: Root finding and broadcasting

Gábor Lugosi, UPF, Spain

10:10 - 11:00 CEST

SESSION 1.1

Channel Capacity

10:10 - 10:50 CEST

SESSION 2.1

Quantum Information

11:10 - 12:00 CEST

SESSION 1.2

Coding I: Caching and Distributed storage

11:10 - 12:10 CEST

SESSION 2.2

Information Theory and Applications

18:00 - 19:50 CEST LIVE SESSION

TUTORIAL
An Introduction to Quantum Computation

Eric Chitambar, University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, USA

20:10 - 22:00 CEST LIVE SESSION

TUTORIAL
Explicit and Implicit Inductive Bias in Deep Learning

Nathan Srebro, Toyota Technological Institute, Chicago, USA

09:00 - 10:00 CEST LIVE SESSION

PLENARY TALK
Coded Caching: Past, Present, Future

Giuseppe Caire, TU, Berlin

10:10 - 11:10 CEST

SESSION 1.3

Wireless I

16:00 - 17:40 CEST

THEMED SESSION

Topics in Wireless Communications

18:00 - 18:50 CEST

SESSION 1.4

Cryptography, Privacy and Security I

18:00 - 18:50 CEST

SESSION 2.4

Machine Learning I

19:00 - 20:00 CEST LIVE SESSION

PLENARY TALK
Data Driven Algorithm Design

Maria Florina Balcan, Carnegie Mellon University

20:20 - 22:00 CEST

THEMED SESSION

Statistical Physics and Machine Learning

09:00 - 09:50 CEST

SESSION 1.5

Coding II: Codes on Graphs and Polar Codes

09:00 - 09:50 CEST

SESSION 2.5

Multi-User Information Theory

10:00 - 10:40 CEST

SESSION 1.6

Coding III: Coded Caching

10:00 - 10:40 CEST

SESSION 2.6

Source Coding

11:00 - 11:50 CEST

SESSION 1.7

Coding IV: Coding applications

11:00 - 11:50 CEST

SESSION 2.7

Statistics and Information Theory I

12:00 - 12:50 CEST

SESSION 1.8

Coding V: Coding at Large

18:00 - 18:50 CEST

SESSION 1.9

Cryptography, Privacy and Security II

18:00 - 18:50 CEST

SESSION 2.9

Statistics and Information Theory II

19:00 - 20:00 CEST LIVE SESSION

PLENARY TALK
The generalization error of overparametrized models: Insights from exact asymptotics

Andrea Montanari, Stanford, USA

20:10 - 21:50 CEST

THEMED SESSION

Blockchain

09:00 - 10:00 CEST LIVE SESSION

PLENARY TALK
Information-directed Exploration in Bandits and Reinforcement Learning

Andreas Krause, ETH Zürich, Switzerland


10:00 - 10:10 CEST

ANNOUNCEMENTS

10:20 - 11:10 CEST

SESSION 1.10

Machine Learning II

10:20 - 11:10 CEST

SESSION 2.10

Cryptography, Privacy and Security III

11:20 - 12:10 CEST

SESSION 1.11

Coding VI: Coding theory and practice

16:00 - 17:40 CEST

THEMED SESSION

Learning Theory

18:00 - 18:50 CEST

SESSION 1.12

Wireless II

18:00 - 18:50 CEST

SESSION 2.12

Coding VII: Coding at Large

19:00 - 20:00 CEST LIVE SESSION

PLENARY TALK
Diversity vs. Parallelism in Distributed Computing with Redundancy

Emina Soljanin, Rutgers, USA

20:10 - 21:50 CEST

THEMED SESSION

Coding Theory and Applications