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22nd November 2017
10:00 to 10:20 Welcome and Introduction - Update from Cantab Capital Institute for the Mathematics of Information Carola-Bibiane Schönlieb (University of Cambridge), Matthew Killeya (Cantab Capital Partners)
10:20 to 10:55 Polynomial Optimisation and Semidefinite Programming Hamza Fawzi (University of Cambridge)
10:55 to 11:30 Robust Solvability of Nonlinear Equations with Applications to the Power Grid Krishnamurthy Dvijotham (Google DeepMind Technologies Limited)
11:30 to 11:50 Tea & Coffee
11:50 to 12:20 Measurement Traceability and New Measurement Modalities Alistair Forbes (National Physical Laboratory)
12:20 to 12:50 Title TBC Peter Schuetz (Unilever R&D)
12:50 to 13:50 Lunch & Posters
13:50 to 14:25 Modelling Options for Volatility Surfaces - Dimension Reduction Techniques to Extract Structure from this Data Samuel Jones (Cantab Capital Partners)
14:25 to 15:00 Bandit Optimisation with Upper-Confidence Frank-Wolfe Quentin Berthet (University of Cambridge)
15:00 to 15:35 Title TBC
15:35 to 16:00 Tea & Coffee
16:00 to 17:00 Panel Discussion Session Gabriel Paternain (University of Cambridge)
17:00 to 18:00 Drinks and Networking