Workshop on Algebraic Geometry, Combinatorics, and Machine Learning


All talks will be held in room E1 05 (Leibniz-Saal),
Max Planck Institute for Mathematics in the Sciences (Leipzig, Inselstr. 22).

Monday, August 08, 2022
13:20 - 13:30Guido Montúfar: Welcome
13:30 - 14:00Yue Ren (University of Durham)
Tropical geometry and linear regions of maxout networks
14:00 - 14:30Johannes Müller (Max Planck Institute for Mathematics in the Sciences)
From Markov decision processes to algebraic statistics
14:30 - 15:00Rishi Sonthalia (University of California, LA)
Universality of Generalizations of Restricted Boltzmann Machines
15:00 - 15:30Break
15:30 - 16:00Kathlén Kohn (KTH Royal Institute of Technology)
The Geometry of Linear Convolutional Networks
16:00 - 16:30Jayden Wang (University of Texas, Austin)
Representing piecewise linear functions minimally
16:30 - 17:00Christoph Hertrich (London School of Economics)
Lower Bounds on Neural Network Depth via (Lattice) Polytopes
17:00 - 18:00Discussion
18:00Dinner (city/individual basis)

Date and Location

August 08, 2022

Scientific Organizers

Guido Montúfar
MPI for Mathematics in the Sciences

Administrative Contact

Katharina Matschke
MPI for Mathematics in the Sciences
Contact by Email
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