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Machine Learning Summer Course

Machine Learning PhD Summer Course in Genova, Italy 30 June – 4 July 2014

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Topic: Regularization Methods for Machine Learning (RegML)

Instructors: Francesca Odone, Lorenzo Rosasco

A 20 hours advanced machine learning course including theory classes and practical laboratory session. The course covers foundations as well as recent advances in Machine Learning with emphasis on high dimensional data and a core set techniques, namely regularization methods. In many respect the course is compressed version of the 9.520 course at MIT.

The course started in 2008 has seen an increasing national and international attendance over the years with a peak of 85 participants in 2013.

Registration required: send an e-mail to the instructors by May 24th. The course will be activated if a minimum number of participants is reached.

The course will be held in Genova in the heart of the Italian Riviera.
For more information see URL http://lcsl.mit.edu/courses/regml/

Syndicated 2014-05-07 16:57:49 from Petar Kormushev

Robots at IIT – iCub, COMAN, HyQ

This is a demonstration of three robots built at the Italian Institute of Technology (IIT), where I work:

  • iCub – humanoid robot
  • COMAN – compliant humanoid robot
  • HyQ – hydraulic quadruped robot

The video was shown on “The Gadget Show”, Series 19 Episode 1.