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NRT-IAS Events

NRT-IAS Events & Seminar Series

Upcoming event in spring, 2019

NRT-IAS Annual Spring Conference
Date: March 26 - 27, 2019
Location: Asilomar Conference Grounds, Monterey, CA

Past Events

NRT-IAS Seminar Talk Series
Date: October 10, 2019
Location: COB2 390

Targeting the Cellular Language of RNA-protein Interactions towards Novel Thera[eutic Dicovery Against Eukaryotic Pathogens
David H. Ardell, Associate Professor
Dept. of Molecular and Cell Biology
University of California, Merced


Events in fall, 2018
Fall class and schedule
COGS 269: Intelligent Adaptive Systems I. Professor Ramesh Balasubramaniam
Schedule for the class and the seminar series
Thursdays 8:30 - 10:00 AM. Aug 30 - Dec 6, 2018.
Location: Classroom: SSM 217

Seminar series: 
10/25 Speaker: Professor Stefano Carpin
​          The Roots of Computation 
10/4   Speaker: Professor Jeff Yoshimi
         *Change of schedule/location: time: 1:30PM; location: SSM 100
9/13   Speaker: Professor Michael Spivey.
          Topic: Some of the History Behind Artificial Neural Networks. 
          Reading material: Deep Learning in Neural Networks: An Overview 

2018 NRT-IAS Annual Kick-Off Event​
Date: Friday Oct 5th (*New date)
Time: 11:00 AM - 6:30 PM

Location: COB2 390 and 392

Spring 2018 class and schedule COGS 269: Intelligent Adaptive Systems II
Tuesdays 4:30 - 7:15 PM. Classroom: COB2 267
​NetLego. Jan 30th. Professor Paul Smaldino
Iterated Learning. Feb 15th, Feb 22nd, and March 1st. Professor David Ardell
(change of time and location: Thursday 9AM in SSM 117)

Convolutional Neural Networks. March 6th and 13th. Professor Harish Bhat

2018 NRT-IAS Annual Conference & Training Workshop
Time/Date: 9:00AM March 26th to 4:00PM 27th, 2018
Location: Chaminade Resort & Spa, Santa Cruz, CA
Keynote speaker: Dr. Deborah Gordon, Biology Department, Stanford University
Topic: The Ecology of Collective Behavior
Program of Events
Here are pictures taken at the conference.
2018 NRT-ICGE Field Trip

Time/Date: 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM Thur April 19th
Location: Lawrence Berkeley National Lab, Berkeley, CA
UC Merced Data Science Summit
Time/Date: 8:00 AM - 6:30 PM Fri April 20
Location: California Room

This is a great opportunity for students to network with industrial leaders. We are proud to be one of the sponsors.
Click HERE to see the agenda.

2018 NRT-IAS Year-End Celebration
Time/Date: 2:40 - 6:00 PM Tuesday, May 15
Location: Kolligian Library 169 [Bobcat Lair]
Keynote Speaker: Professor Alexander Petersen,
Management of Complex Systems Department, School of Engineering
Title: Interdisciplinary adventures in complex systems: from statistical physics to management science

Fall 2017 Seminar Series
First Year Project Meeting: Students met, formed groups, and participated in discussions. Location: SSM 117. Time/date: 5:30 - 7:30 PM, Oct 25th, 2017​