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2018 Computer and Information Science Seminar Series

This page provides a list of seminars that will be presented on the dates specified at 1:00 pm in the Room G34 of the Owheo Building (133 Union Street East). Where available, an abstract of the seminar can be displayed by clicking on the title of the seminar.

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Semester 2


July 6
Building Effective Frameworks and Assignments to Enhance Student Learning
Brian Rague, Weber State University, Utah

July 13
The need to regulate students' self-regulated learning
Claudia Ott, Department of Computer Science

July 20
Adventures in Data Wrangling
Nigel Stanger, Department of Information Science

July 27
NZ IoT : a view of current commercialisation, research and development - current applications in utilities, farming and in the care of lone workers
Warwick Jones, SenSys Company


August 3
Making agents social
Stephen Cranefield, Department of Information Science

August 10
Collaborative Representation and Learning of Fine-grained Categories of Image Data
Tapabrata Chakraborti, Department of Computer Science

August 17
Cognitive engineering of a criminal intelligence analysis system: VALCRI
B L William Wong, Head Interaction Design Centre, Middlesex University

August 24
C-HAS: Adding a coordination scheme to facilitate HAS video players more effectively sharing network bandwidth
Lahiru Ariyasinghe, Department of Computer Science

August 31
No Seminar - Mid Semester Break


September 7
Score matching and local scoring rules: at the interface of machine learning and statistics
Matt Parry, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

September 14
Voxel-based Mixed Reality
Holger Regenbrecht, Department of Information Science

September 21
Socio-Cognitive Systems
Frank Dignum, Utrecht University

September 28
Big Data Platforms for Inter-disciplinary Research
Richard Sinnott, University of Melbourne


October 5
Computing Education Stuff
Anthony Robins, Department of Computer Science

October 12
What Do We Expect?
Geoff Wyvill, Department of Computer Science

End Of Semester Two

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