ICLR 2017

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Sunday April 23, 2017

17.00 - 21.00 Pre-Registration

Monday April 24, 2017


Morning Session – Session Chair: Dhruv Batra

7.00 - 8.45 Registration

8.45 - 9.00 Opening Remarks

9.00 - 9.40 Invited talk 1: Eero Simoncelli

9.40 - 10.00 Contributed talk 1: End-to-end Optimized Image Compression

10.00 - 10.20 Contributed talk 2: Amortised MAP Inference for Image Super-resolution

10.20 - 10.30 Coffee Break

10.30 - 12.30 Poster Session 1 (Conference Papers, Workshop Papers)

12.30 - 14.30 Lunch provided by ICLR


Afternoon Session – Session Chair: Joan Bruna (sponsored by Baidu)

14.30 - 15.10 Invited talk 2: Benjamin Recht

15.10 - 15.30 Contributed Talk 3: Understanding deep learning requires rethinking generalization - BEST PAPER AWARD

15.30 - 15.50 Contributed Talk 4: Large-Batch Training for Deep Learning: Generalization Gap and Sharp Minima

15.50 - 16.10 Contributed Talk 5: Towards Principled Methods for Training Generative Adversarial Networks

16.10 - 16.30 Coffee Break

16.30 - 18.30 Poster Session 2 (Conference Papers, Workshop Papers)

Tuesday April 25, 2017


Morning Session – Session Chair: Tara Sainath (sponsored by Google)

7.30 – 9.00 Registration

9.00 - 9.40 Invited talk 1: Chloé-Agathe Azencott

9.40 - 10.00 Contributed talk 1: Semi-supervised Knowledge Transfer for Deep Learning from Private Training Data - BEST PAPER AWARD

10.00 - 10.20 Contributed talk 2: Learning Graphical State Transitions

10.20 - 10.30 Coffee Break

10.30 - 12.30 Poster Session 1 (Conference Papers, Workshop Papers)

12.30 - 14.00 Lunch provided by ICLR


Afternoon Session – Session Chair: Raia Hasdell (sponsored by Amazon)

14.00 - 16.00 Poster Session 2 (Conference Papers, Workshop Papers)

16.00 - 16.15 Coffee Break

16.15 - 17.00 Invited talk 2: Riccardo Zecchina

17.00 - 17.20 Contributed Talk 3: Learning to Act by Predicting the Future

17.20 - 17.40 Contributed Talk 4: Reinforcement Learning with Unsupervised Auxiliary Tasks

17.40 - 18.00 Contributed Talk 5: Q-Prop: Sample-Efficient Policy Gradient with An Off-Policy Critic

19.00 - 24.00 Gala dinner offered by ICLR

The GALA on 25th in the evening (for conference attendees only) is taking place at Neptune.

There is no dress code for the GALA and admissions are from 19:00 to 19:30. Those wishing to eat earlier can sit on floor 3, where dinner will finish at 22:00. Floor 1 will have dinner served slightly later, finishing at 22:30, but continuing until midnight with live Jazz music.

We have a few gluten free and many vegetarian meals for those who asked: the Green Ticket will is for vegetarian meals, whereas the Yellow Ticket is the non-vegetarian option.

The lunches are served at the Neptune congress center. It will consist of finger food, with a few tables for those who wish to sit at floor 0,1,2 or 3. Gluten Free meals will be served at floor 2

Wednesday April 26, 2017


Morning Session – Session Chair: Slav Petrov

7.30 – 9.00 Registration

9.00 - 9.40 Invited talk 1: Regina Barzilay

9.40 - 10.00 Contributed talk 1: Learning End-to-End Goal-Oriented Dialog

10.00 - 10.20 Contributed talk 2: Multi-Agent Cooperation and the Emergence of (Natural) Language

10.20 - 10.30 Coffee Break

10.30 - 12.30 Poster Session 1 (Conference Papers, Workshop Papers)

12.30 - 14.30 Lunch provided by ICLR


Afternoon Session – Session Chair: Navdeep Jaitly

14.30 - 15.10 Invited talk 2: Alex Graves

15.10 - 15.30 Contributed Talk 3: Making Neural Programming Architectures Generalize via Recursion - BEST PAPER AWARD

15.30 - 15.50 Contributed Talk 4: Neural Architecture Search with Reinforcement Learning

15.50 - 16.10 Contributed Talk 5: Optimization as a Model for Few-Shot Learning

16.10 - 16.30 Coffee Break

16.30 - 18.30 Poster Session 2 (Conference Papers, Workshop Papers)


NOTE: No breakfast will be served in the morning.