Brains, Minds and Machines Seminar Series 2021 - 2022


Prof. Ila Fiete, MIBR, BCS Dept., MIT
CBMM Brains, Minds, and Machines Seminar Series: Efficient representation, learning, and planning through abstraction: clustering cognitive spaces into submaps
Speaker(s): Prof. Ila Fiete
Date: Tuesday, September 14, 2021
Time: 4:00 PM to 5:30 PM
Location: Singleton Auditorium (46-3002)
Contact: Kathleen Sullivan, kdsulliv@csail.mit.edu

Prof. Aude Oliva, Senior Research Scientist, CSAIL; MIT Director MIT-IBM Watson AI Lab; Director MIT Quest Corporate; MIT
CBMM Brains, Minds, and Machines Seminar Series: Mapping Responses in the Human Brain Through Space and Time
Speaker(s): Prof. Aude Oliva
Date: Tuesday, September 21, 2021
Time: 4:00 PM to 5:30 PM
Location: Singleton Auditorium (46-3002)
Contact: Kathleen Sullivan, kdsulliv@csail.mit.edu

Prof. Daniela Rus and Dr. Ramin Hasani, CSAIL, MIT
CBMM Brains, Minds, and Machines Seminar Series: Liquid Neural Networks
Speaker(s): Prof. Daniela Rus and Dr. Ramin Hasani
Date: Tuesday, October 05, 2021
Time: 4:00 PM to 5:30 PM
Location: Singleton Auditorium (46-3002)
Contact: Kathleen Sullivan, contact-cbmm@mit.edu

Andrea E. Martin, Max-Planck Institute for Psycholinguistics
CBMM Brains, Minds, and Machines Seminar Series: Boundary conditions for language in biological and artificial neural systems
Speaker(s): Andrea E. Martin
Date: Tuesday, November 09, 2021
Time: 9:00 AM to 10:30 AM
Location: This seminar talk will be hosted remotely via Zoom
Contact: CBMM , cbmm-contact@mit.edu

Prof. Michale Fee, Department Head & Dorflinger Professor, Dept. Brain and Cognitive Sciences; Investigator, McGovern Institute for Brain Research; MIT
CBMM Brains, Minds, and Machines Seminar Series: Building a temporal state space for song learning
Speaker(s): Prof. Michale Fee
Date: Tuesday, December 07, 2021
Time: 4:00 PM to 5:30 PM
Location: Singleton Auditorium (46-3002)
Contact: Kathleen Sullivan, contact-cbmm@mit.edu

Prof. Petros Koumoutsakos, Harvard University
CBMM | Quest: Brains, Minds, and Machines Seminar Series: Minds/Machines: Alloys for prediction and control of complex systems
Speaker(s): Prof. Petros Koumoutsakos
Date: Tuesday, February 22, 2022
Time: 4:00 PM to 5:30 PM
Location:
Contact: Kathleen Sullivan, cbmm-contact@mit.edu

Alexander Borst, Max-Planck-Institute of Neurobiology, Martinsried, Germany
CBMM | Quest: Brains, Minds, and Machines Seminar Series: How fly neurons compute the direction of visual motion
Speaker(s): Alexander Borst
Date: Tuesday, March 22, 2022
Time: 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Location: This seminar talk will be hosted remotely via Zoom
Contact: Kris Brewer, brew@mit.edu

Dr. Demis Hassabis, Founder and CEO, DeepMind
CBMM | Quest - Brains, Minds, and Machines Seminar Series: Using AI to accelerate scientific discovery
Speaker(s): Dr. Demis Hassabis, Founder and CEO
Date: Tuesday, April 05, 2022
Time: 4:30 PM to 6:00 PM
Location: MIT Lecture Hall 26-100 and via Live Stream.
Contact: Kris Brewer, brew@mit.edu