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Sunday evening
1:00-6:30 Video introductions - we'll help you create your video
6:30-9:00 Reception
Default daily schedule - Exceptions and special sessions below
8:00 Continental breakfast
8:30 Sessions
12:20 Lunch
1:50 Plenary
2:45 Break
3:00 Sessions
6:30 Zzzz
Exceptions and special sessions
Monday
12:30 Women in the Information Theory Society (WITHITS) Lunch Meeting at Tony Roma's, to participate please contact Negar Kiyavash
1:50 Plenary: Information theory of high throughput sequencing, David Tse, UC Berkeley
Tuesday
12:30 Landing your dream job, Student lunch and panel discussion on job search at Tony Roma's, organized by Denniz Gunduz, Joerg Kliewer, Oswalda Simeone, and Sriram Vishwanath, registration required
1:30 Plenary: On the interaction between network coding and the physical layer - information theoretic results and a case study, Muriel Medard, MIT
6:30 Light Refreshments
7:00 Frontiers of science of information: Research at CSoI, Wojtek Szpankowski, Purdue
8:00 Taco Tuesday hosted by the Coviello twins, meet at the lobby, current and former students welcome
Wednesday
10:05 Graduation Day talks
12:30 Poster + Buffet lunch
1:50 Plenary: Computer perception with deep learning, Yann LeCun, NYU
4:35 Stand-up comedy with National Comedy Theatre
6:30 Banquet
Thursday
12:30 Presentation of new IEEE Transactions on Control and Network Systems (TCNS), Massimo Franceschetti, Thomas Edison Room
12:30 Weather permitting, optional Bay Run with Peter Gerstoft, 12:30-1:15.
1:50 Plenary: Information flow and order in real biological networks, Bill Bialek, Princeton
6:30 Light refreshments
7:00 Valentine's Day, Sidarth Jaggi
Friday
1:50 Plenary: Imaging the connectome, Jeffrey Lichtman, Harvard
6:35 Complimentary Happy Hour at Tony Roma's