The 2015 Summer Institute, cosponsored by the University of Washington Computer Science & Engineering and Microsoft Research will be held at the Alderbrook Resort in Union, Washington from August 23-26, 2015. Union is approximately ninety minutes southwest of Seattle.
The 2015 UW/MSR Summer Institute will be astimulating scientific program oriented towards new opportunities for interactions between probability theory, learning, and optimization. Please join us at Alderbrook, to discuss and make progress on these important issues!Open Problems
The goal of the meeting is to identify opportunities and challenges in the interface of probability theory, learning, and optimization. We invite all participants to submit open problems in the field. All of the submitted problems will be posted here.
Organizers: Sebastien Bubeck (MSR), Ofer Dekel (MSR), James Lee (UW CSE) and Yuval Peres (MSR)
Descriptions of past summer institutes may be viewed at: www.cs.washington.edu/events/mssi/.