Wednesday, August 25, 2010

[DMANET] New York Computer Science and Economics day (NYCE): October 15th

We invite participants to the third New York Computer Science and
Economics Day (NYCE Day), October 15 2010, at the New York Academy of
Sciences, 7 World Trade Center. Details at:

NYCE Day is a gathering for people in the larger New York City
metropolitan area with interests in computer science, economics,
marketing and finance to discuss common research problems and topics in
a relaxed environment. The aim is to foster collaboration and the
exchange of ideas.

The program features invited speakers Robert Almgren (NYU and
Quantitative Brokers), Sham Kakade (Wharton), Robert Kleinberg
(Cornell), Hal Varian (Google), and Mihalis Yannakakis (Columbia), and a
rump session with short contributed presentations.

Call for Rump Session Speakers---Deadline September 13: We are currently
soliciting speakers for the rump session. Each speaker will have 5
minutes to describe a problem and result, an experiment/system and
results, or an open problem or a big challenge. If you would like to
speak, please send a one paragraph text description of what you would
like to present, including links to references if needed, to with NYCE in the subject line. Submissions must
be received by Monday, September 13 and accepted speakers will be
notified by September 20.

Your participation and suggestions are greatly welcome. Please pass this
information on to people who may be interested.

NYCE Organizers
Christian Borgs, Microsoft
Michael Kearns, University of Pennsylvania
Sebastien Lahaie, Yahoo!
Vahab Mirrokni, Google
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