Events at and around the MCML


The MCML Events Calendar collects different types of events happening at and around the Munich Center for Machine Learning.

To add an event to the MCML Events Calendar please write an Email to events@mcml.ai.



Link to Symposium on Interaction with Technologies for Human Augmentation 20.02.2023

Symposium on Interaction with Technologies for Human Augmentation

Are you interested in the latest advancements and research trends in human augmentation? Join us for the “Workshop on Interaction with Technologies for Human Augmentation” organized by LMU Munich and HumaneAI, co-organized by MCML.


Link to Learning to read xray: applications to heart failure monitoring 14.02.2023, 16:00
TUM Distinguished Lecture Series on AI & Healthcare

Learning to read xray: applications to heart failure monitoring

Speaker(s): Polina Golland
Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Link to Validating Explainer Methods within Decision Support Systems: A Functionally-Grounded Framework for Regression Tasks 09.02.2023, 12:00 - 13:30
AI Keynotes

Validating Explainer Methods within Decision Support Systems: A Functionally-Grounded Framework for Regression Tasks

Speaker(s): Konstantin Hopf
University of Bamberg

Link to The highs and lows of performance evaluation: Towards a measurement theory for machine learning 08.02.2023, 17:00
Munich AI Lectures

The highs and lows of performance evaluation: Towards a measurement theory for machine learning

Speaker(s): Peter Flach
University of Bristol

Link to The Generalized Linear Mixed Model Leading Terms 08.02.2023, 16:15 - 17:45
Presentation

The Generalized Linear Mixed Model Leading Terms

Speaker(s): Matt Wand
University of Technology Sydney

Link to Visualizing (Bio-)Medicine with Artificial Intelligence 06.02.2023, 19:00
Round table

Visualizing (Bio-)Medicine with Artificial Intelligence

Speaker(s): Laura Busse, Frederick Klauschen, Björn Menze
Munich Center for NeuroSciences, LMU Institute of Pathology, UZH Department of Quantitative Biomedicine
Moderation: Michael Ingrisch, Björn Ommer

Link to The Impact of AlphaFold on Protein Research 02.02.2023, 19:00
Round table

The Impact of AlphaFold on Protein Research

Speaker(s): Karl-Peter Hopfner, Alexander Pritzel
Gene Center and Department of Biochemistry (LMU), DeepMind
Moderation: Julia Merlot (Spiegel)

Link to Hardware/Software/Algorithm CoDesign for Robust Deep and Federated Learning 01.02.2023, 17:00
Round table

Hardware/Software/Algorithm CoDesign for Robust Deep and Federated Learning

Speaker(s): Farinaz Koushanfar
UC San Diego

Link to Benchmarking in the social sciences 01.02.2023, 16:15 - 17:45
Presentation

Benchmarking in the social sciences

Speaker(s): Paulina Pankowska
Universiteit Utrecht

Link to  AI in Radiology 31.01.2023, 16:00
TUM Distinguished Lecture Series on AI & Healthcare

AI in Radiology

Speaker(s): Ron Kikinis
Harvard Medical School

Link to AI meets Entrepreneurs: Impact Bootcamp towards Start-Ups that unfold Potential of Sustainability @LMU Munich 27–28.01.2023

AI meets Entrepreneurs: Impact Bootcamp towards Start-Ups that unfold Potential of Sustainability @LMU Munich

The Munich Center for Machine Learning is organizing together with impACTup! and ZD.B / LMU Media Informatics Group this two-part event, where we aim to shift researchers and students in Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence into an Entrepreneurial Mindset. With input from experts and hands-on experience, we want to highlight the chances and risks that a career as a founder and entrepreneur can hold in contrast to research.


Link to Causality for efficient and robust predictive modeling 26.01.2023, 14:30 - 16:00
AI Keynotes

Causality for efficient and robust predictive modeling

Speaker(s): Maggie Makar
University of Michigan

Link to Black Holes Hide the Key to New Foundations for Physics 25.01.2023, 18:30
Round table

Black Holes Hide the Key to New Foundations for Physics

Speaker(s): Dr. Erik Curiel, Prof. Dr. Dieter Lüst, Dr. Marlene Weiß
Munich Center for Mathematical Philosophy (LMU), Professor of Mathematical Physics (LMU), Head of Science Department Süddeutsche Zeitung

Link to An interpretable machine learning workflow for statistical inference 25.01.2023, 16:15 - 17:45
Presentation

An interpretable machine learning workflow for statistical inference

Speaker(s): Andreas Joseph
Bank of England, London

Link to Quo Vadis, Digital Privacy? Perceptions, Practices, and Policies 23.01.2023, 17:00 - 18:45
Round table

Quo Vadis, Digital Privacy? Perceptions, Practices, and Policies

Speaker(s): Jessica Vitak, Leah von der Heyde, Zothan Mawii, Markus Herklotz, Vasilka Stovilova, Alena Buyx, Kobbi Nissim, Philipp Räther
BERD@NFDI, TAPP, LMU
Moderation: Frauke Kreuter

Link to Reclaiming individual autonomy and democratic discourse online 19.01.2023, 12:00 - 13:30
AI Keynotes

Reclaiming individual autonomy and democratic discourse online

Speaker(s): Fabiana Zollo
Ca'Foscari University of Venice

Link to Studying the Impact of Social Media Algorithms 12.01.2023, 17:30 - 19:00
AI Keynotes

Studying the Impact of Social Media Algorithms

Speaker(s): Andy Guess
Princeton University

Link to E is the new P 10.01.2023, 16:00
Presentation

E is the new P

Speaker(s): Rianne de Heide
Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam

Link to AutoGluon: Empowering (Multimodal) AutoML for the Next 10 Million Users 16.12.2022, 10:00 - 11:00
Presentation

AutoGluon: Empowering (Multimodal) AutoML for the Next 10 Million Users

Speaker(s): Alex Smola
VP & Distinguished Scientist at Amazon Web Services

Link to Causal Targeting - It's not Causal Effect Estimation (and Why it Matters) 08.12.2022, 18:00 - 19:30
AI Keynotes

Causal Targeting - It’s not Causal Effect Estimation (and Why it Matters)

Speaker(s): Foster Provost
New York University

Link to A Connected World: Data Analysis for Real-World Network Data 08.12.2022, 09:00 - 17:00
Presentation

A Connected World: Data Analysis for Real-World Network Data

Speaker(s): Giacomo De Nicola, Cornelius Fritz, Göran Kauermann
Institut für Statistik, LMU

Link to Writing with Artificial Intelligence 01.12.2022, 17:15
Presentation

Writing with Artificial Intelligence

Speaker(s): Barbara Plank, Mario Haim, Uli Köppen, Hinrich Schütze
LMU, LMU, AI und Automation Lab des BR, LMU

Link to Societal Computing 01.12.2022, 12:00 - 13:30
AI Keynotes

Societal Computing

Speaker(s): Ingmar Weber
Saarland University

Link to Testing for Global Covariate Effects in Dynamic Interaction Event Networks 30.11.2022, 16:00
Presentation

Testing for Global Covariate Effects in Dynamic Interaction Event Networks

Speaker(s): Alexander Kreiß
Universität Leipzig

Link to Brain imaging in UK Biobank 28.11.2022, 16:00
TUM Distinguished Lecture Series on AI & Healthcare

Brain imaging in UK Biobank

Speaker(s): Stephen Smith
University of Oxford

Link to Current Research Projects in the Statistics and Econometrics Group 08.11.2022, 16:00
Presentation

Current Research Projects in the Statistics and Econometrics Group

Speaker(s): Daniel Wilhelm
Institut für Statistik, LMU

Link to tba 10.11.2022, 12:00 - 13:30
AI Keynotes

tba

Speaker(s): Markus Strohmaier
University of Mannheim

Link to Physics-inspired learning on graphs 02.11.2022, 17:00
Munich AI Lectures

Physics-inspired learning on graphs

Speaker(s): Michael Bronstein
University of Oxford

Link to Next Generation AI: Panel Discussion 'The Future of Astrophysics' 25.10.2022, 19:00

Next Generation AI: Panel Discussion ‘The Future of Astrophysics’

with Daniel Gruen (LMU), Lukas Heinrich (TUM), Kevin Heng (LMU). Moderation: Jenny Sorce (Université Paris-Saclay)


Link to First cross-Atlantic RoboArt Hackathon on Nov. 4th-6th, 2022 04–06.11.2022

First cross-Atlantic RoboArt Hackathon on Nov. 4th-6th, 2022

A collaboration of Women in AI & Robotics, the University of Waterloo Department of Mechanical and Mechatronics Engineering, and Mila. For participants, we target the 18–25-year age group by reaching out to schools and Universities further to promote entry into the exciting field of robotics.


Link to Decision Making under Complex Information with Applications to Statistics and Machine Learning 19.10.2022, 16:00
Presentation

Decision Making under Complex Information with Applications to Statistics and Machine Learning

Speaker(s): Christoph Jansen
Institut für Statistik, LMU

Link to On everybody´s lip but without the bite - The current state of Trustworthy AI 12.10.2022, 16:30
Presentation

On everybody´s lip but without the bite - The current state of Trustworthy AI

Speaker(s): Vince Madai
Berlin Institute of Health of Charité Berlin

Link to The PDE Prior 05.10.2022, 17:00
Munich AI Lectures

The PDE Prior

Speaker(s): Max Welling
University of Amsterdam

Link to Mathematical Mysteries of Deep Neural Networks 07.09.2022, 17:00
Munich AI Lectures

Mathematical Mysteries of Deep Neural Networks

Speaker(s): Stephane Mallat
College de France

Link to MCML Kick-Off 27.07.2022, 14:00–18:00

MCML Kick-Off

Bavarian Academy of Sciences and Humanities


Link to On vine copulas and uncertainty 20.07.2022, 17:00
Presentation

On vine copulas and uncertainty

Speaker(s): Thomas Nagler
Institut für Statistik, LMU

Link to Using Neural Sequence Models to Represent Sequences of Human Decisions 18.07.2022, 16:00
TUM Distinguished Lecture Series on AI & Healthcare

Using Neural Sequence Models to Represent Sequences of Human Decisions

Speaker(s): Susan Athey
Stanford University

Link to Efficient and targeted COVID-19 border testing via reinforcement learning 14.07.2022, 18:00 - 19:30
AI Keynotes

Efficient and targeted COVID-19 border testing via reinforcement learning

Speaker(s): Hamsa Bastani
University of Pennsylvania

Link to Combining experimental and population data to estimate population treatment effects 13.07.2022, 16:00
Presentation

Combining experimental and population data to estimate population treatment effects

Speaker(s): Elizabeth Stuart
Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore

Link to Predicting macroeconomic indicators from online activity data: a case study 29.06.2022, 16:15
Presentation

Predicting macroeconomic indicators from online activity data: a case study

Speaker(s): Maria Eduarda Silva
Universität Porto

Link to State space models as a flexible framework for monitoring epidemics 23.06.2022, 16:15
Presentation

State space models as a flexible framework for monitoring epidemics

Speaker(s): Stefan Heyder, Thomas Hotz
Technische Universität Illmenau

Link to Smooth Contextual Bandits 23.06.2022, 16:00 - 17:30
AI Keynotes

Smooth Contextual Bandits

Speaker(s): Nathan Kallus
Cornell University

Link to Patient records and their analysis 23.06.2022, 16:00
Presentation

Patient records and their analysis

Speaker(s): Eimo Martens/Narges Ahmidi
TUM/Helmholtz

Link to Learning to Detect Objects from Repeated Traversals of the Same Route 20.06.2022, 16:00
TUM Distinguished Lecture Series on AI & Healthcare

Learning to Detect Objects from Repeated Traversals of the Same Route

Speaker(s): Kilian Weinberger
Cornell University

Link to Machine Learning and Event Detection for Urban Public Health 02.06.2022, 16:00 - 17:30
AI Keynotes

Machine Learning and Event Detection for Urban Public Health

Speaker(s): Daniel Neill
New York University

Link to Arbeitsgruppenvorstellung: Lehrstuhl für Statistik und ihre Anwendungen in Wirtschafts- und Sozialwissenschaften 01.06.2022, 16:15
Presentation

Arbeitsgruppenvorstellung: Lehrstuhl für Statistik und ihre Anwendungen in Wirtschafts- und Sozialwissenschaften

Speaker(s): Göran Kauermann
Department of Statistics, LMU Munich

Link to Symposium on AI Research at LMU 01.06.2022, 18:30
Round table

Symposium on AI Research at LMU


Link to Some Strategies to cope with the cost of annotations in Medical Image Analysis 23.05.2022, 16:00
TUM Distinguished Lecture Series on AI & Healthcare

Some Strategies to cope with the cost of annotations in Medical Image Analysis

Speaker(s): Hervé Delingette
INRIA

Link to Data 4 Policy: Towards a Data Culture 18.05.2022, 16:15
Presentation

Data 4 Policy: Towards a Data Culture

Speaker(s): Walter J. Rademacher
Department of Statistics, LMU Munich

Link to Surprises in topic model estimation and new Wasserstein document-distance calculations 11.05.2022, 16:15
Presentation

Surprises in topic model estimation and new Wasserstein document-distance calculations

Speaker(s): Florentina Bunea
Cornell University

Link to Fairness, Randomness and the Crystal Ball 04.05.2022, 17:00
Munich AI Lectures

Fairness, Randomness and the Crystal Ball

Speaker(s): Cynthia Dwork
Harvard University

Link to Instrumental Variable Approaches To Individualized Treatment Regimes Under A Counterfactual World 03.05.2022, 14:15
Presentation

Instrumental Variable Approaches To Individualized Treatment Regimes Under A Counterfactual World

Speaker(s): Yifan Cui
National University Singapore

Link to Modelling the surgical knowledge for computer-assisted preoperative planning 25.04.2022, 16:00 - 17:00
TUM Distinguished Lecture Series on AI & Healthcare

Modelling the surgical knowledge for computer-assisted preoperative planning

Speaker(s): Caroline Essert
University of Strasbourg, CNRS

Link to Learning to read xray: applications to heart failure monitoring 14.02.2022, 16:00 - 17:00
TUM Distinguished Lecture Series on AI & Healthcare

Learning to read xray: applications to heart failure monitoring

Speaker(s): Polina Golland
Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Link to Unsupervised Brain Pathology Segmentation 10.02.2022, 17:00
Presentation

Unsupervised Brain Pathology Segmentation

Speaker(s): Benedikt Wiestler (TUM), Shadi Albarqouni (Helmholtz München)

Link to Using Natural Language Processing to Forecast the Impact of AI on the Labor Market 10.02.2022, 12:00 - 13:30
KI Keynotes

Using Natural Language Processing to Forecast the Impact of AI on the Labor Market

Speaker(s): Oliver Müller
Management Information Systems and Data Analytics, University of Paderborn

Link to The Working Group on Methods for Missing Data, Model Selection and Model Averaging - Research Topics and Applications 09.02.2022, 16:15
Presentation

The Working Group on Methods for Missing Data, Model Selection and Model Averaging - Research Topics and Applications

Speaker(s): Christian Heumann
Department of Statistics, LMU Munich

Link to Künstliche Intelligenz - ein Ausblick auf künftige Entwicklungen 08.02.2022, 18:15 - 19:45
LMU KI Lecture Series

Künstliche Intelligenz - ein Ausblick auf künftige Entwicklungen

Speaker(s): Thomas Seidl
Professor für Informatik. Er ist Inhaber des Lehrstuhls für Datenbanksysteme und Data Mining an der Fakultät für Mathematik, Informatik und Statistik und Direktor des Munich Center for Machine Learning.

Link to Monitoring Global Development Aid with Machine Learning 03.02.2022, 12:00 - 13:30
KI Keynotes

Monitoring Global Development Aid with Machine Learning

Speaker(s): Malte Toetzke
Group of Sustainability and Technology, ETH Zurich

Link to The Statistical Learning and Data Science Group - Selected Topics from Research and Applications 02.02.2022, 16:15
Presentation

The Statistical Learning and Data Science Group - Selected Topics from Research and Applications

Speaker(s): Bernd Bischl
Department of Statistics, LMU Munich

Link to AI in Radiology 31.01.2022, 16:00 - 17:00
TUM Distinguished Lecture Series on AI & Healthcare

AI in Radiology

Speaker(s): Professor Ron Kikinis
Harvard Medical School

Link to Unsupervised Brain Pathology Segmentation 27.01.2022, 17:00
Presentation

Unsupervised Brain Pathology Segmentation

Speaker(s): Benedikt Wiestler (TUM), Shadi Albarqouni (Helmholtz München)

Link to Datengestützte politische Entscheidungen 25.01.2022, 18:15 - 19:45
LMU KI Lecture Series

Datengestützte politische Entscheidungen

Speaker(s): Helmut Küchenhoff
Professor für Mathematik am Institut für Statistik und Leiter des statistischen Beratungslabors an der LMU

Link to Measurement error in social research 19.01.2022, 16:15
Presentation

Measurement error in social research

Speaker(s): Daniel L. Oberski
Universität Utrecht

Link to Science of Data - or what we think about when we worry about data quality 12.01.2022, 16:15
Presentation

Science of Data - or what we think about when we worry about data quality

Speaker(s): Frauke Kreuter
Department of Statistics, LMU Munich

Link to Learning from Weakly Structured Information 01.12.2021, 16:15
Presentation

Learning from Weakly Structured Information

Speaker(s): Thomas Augustin
Department of Statistics, LMU Munich

Link to Das Universum im Maschinenhirn: Künstliche Intelligenz in der Kosmologie 11.01.2022, 18:15 - 19:45
LMU KI Lecture Series

Das Universum im Maschinenhirn: Künstliche Intelligenz in der Kosmologie

Speaker(s): Daniel Grün
Inhaber des Lehrstuhls für Astrophysik, Kosmologie und Künstliche Intelligenz an der Fakultät für Physik der LMU

Link to Multiomics Analytics of Coronary Artery Disease 16.12.2022, 17:00
Presentation

Multiomics Analytics of Coronary Artery Disease

Speaker(s): Heribert Schunkert, Matthias Heining

Link to Von Pflegerobotern bis zu militärischen Drohnen: Ethische Herausforderungen durch Künstliche Intelligenz 14.12.2021, 18:15 - 19:45
LMU KI Lecture Series - Panel Discussion

Von Pflegerobotern bis zu militärischen Drohnen: Ethische Herausforderungen durch Künstliche Intelligenz

Es diskutieren Fiorella Battaglia, Privatdozentin am Lehrstuhl für Philosophie und politische Theorie, Timo Greger, Wissenschaftlicher Koordinator sowie Co-Projektleiter „KI und Ethik“ an der Fakultät für Philosophie, Wissenschaftstheorie und Religionswissenschaft sowie die Absolventin Felicia Kuckertz, die einen Forschungspreis für ihre Bachelorarbeit zum Thema „KI-gestützte Militärroboter und moralische Verantwortung“ verliehen bekam. Die Moderation übernimmt Martin Wirsing, Professor für Informatik an der LMU und ein gefragter Experte im Bereich Programmierung, Softwaretechnik- und Entwicklung.

Link to Next Generation AI 09.12.2021, 19:00
Panel Discussion

Next Generation AI

Speaker(s): Sami Haddadin, Gitta Kutyniok, Eva Wolfangel

Link to Die Rekonstruktion von Meisterwerken altorientalischer Literatur durch den Einsatz von KI 30.11.2021, 18:15 - 19:45
LMU KI Lecture Series

Die Rekonstruktion von Meisterwerken altorientalischer Literatur durch den Einsatz von KI

Speaker(s): Enrique Jiménez
Professor für altorientalische Literaturen am Institut für Assyriologie und Hethitologie an der Fakultät für Kulturwissenschaften der LMU

Link to Wer entscheidet, was zählt? KI und Big Data: Anwendungen in wirtschafts- und sozialwissenschaftlicher Forschung 16.11.2021, 18:15 - 19:45
LMU KI Lecture Series

Wer entscheidet, was zählt? KI und Big Data: Anwendungen in wirtschafts- und sozialwissenschaftlicher Forschung

Speaker(s): Frauke Kreuter
Inhaberin des Lehrstuhls für Statistik und Data Science in den Sozial- und Humanwissenschaften und Co-Direktorin der Data Science Center an der University of Maryland und der Universität Mannheim.

Link to Assisted Intervention 11.11.2021, 17:00
Presentation

Assisted Intervention

Speaker(s): Dirk Wilhelm, Nassir Navab

Link to On the Blending of Machine Learning and Economics 09.11.2021, 19:00
Presentation

On the Blending of Machine Learning and Economics

Speaker(s): Michael I. Jordan
Pehong Chen Distinguished Professor im Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences and Department of Statistics at the University of California, Berkeley

Link to 1st Virtual AutoML Fall School 2021 08–12.11.2021

1st Virtual AutoML Fall School 2021

The AutoML Fall School will cover core topics of AutoML, covering basics, state-of-the-art approaches and hands-on sessions. Enthusiastic AutoML experts will present their diverse views on AutoML to ML practitioners, developers, research engineers, researchers and students.


Link to How To Develop Data Science Products at Scale 04.11.2021, 11:00
Presentation

How To Develop Data Science Products at Scale

Speaker(s): René Traue, Christian Lindenlaub
GfK, Nürnberg

Link to Testing Probabilities Oracles 03.11.2021, 16:00
Presentation

Testing Probabilities Oracles

Speaker(s): Timo von Oertzen
Universität der Bundeswehr München

Link to A marked Hawkes process for modeling and detecting fake news on social media. 20.10.2021, 16:15
Presentation

A marked Hawkes process for modeling and detecting fake news on social media.

Speaker(s): Stefan Feuerriegel
Fakultät für Betriebswirtschaftslehre, LMU

Link to LWDA 2021 conference 01–03.09.2021

LWDA 2021 conference

LWDA, which expands to „Lernen, Wissen, Daten, Analysen“ („Learning, Knowledge, Data, Analytics“), covers recent research in areas such as knowledge discovery, machine learning & data mining, knowledge management, database management & information systems, information retrieval.


Link to Virtual workshop 29.07.2020

Virtual workshop

on 29.07.2020 with over 20 presentations by our PhD students on current research topics.