The workshop will have three components: academic workshop, technical talks and social events. The academic workshop will have two tracks: (1) undergrad/junior-grad track focused on grad school admissions and fellowships, and (2) senior-grad/postdoc track focused on academic jobs. The technical talks will feature 3 spotlight talks (15 minutes each) covering recent exciting work in learning theory. The social component will include speed-networking, mentoring tables, games and more.
Session 1 speakers include: Boaz Barak, Dylan Foster, Rafael Frongillo, Daniel Hsu, Satyen Kale, Emilie Kaufmann, Pravesh Kothari, Katrina Ligett, Ankur Moitra, Shay Moran, Ariel Procaccia, Cynthia Rush and Rocco Servedio.
Session 2 speakers include: Suriya Gunasekar, Nika, Haghtalab, Kevin Jamieson, Anna Karlin, Tengyu Ma, Praneeth Netrapalli, Rad Niazadeh and Yisong Yue.
Detailed schedule is available here.
The workshop is included as part of COLT registration. Participants are encouraged to also fill in the LeT-All registration form.