Machine Learning

Presentation Information and Schedule

Proposal due November 15, 2010

On or before the above due date you should email me (holder@eecs.wsu.edu) an electronic copy or URL of the paper for your class presentation. Also, include date preferences for your presentation (see below for possible presentation dates). The paper should be from a recent (no more than 3 years old) conference related to machine learning, such as

Paper selections must be approved by the instructor.

Tips for Good Presentations

Presentation Grading

Your presentation will be graded on the following aspects:
Presentation Date: November 29, 2010

Number Presenter Paper
1 Grigoleit S. Bickel et al. (2007). Discriminative Learning for Differing Training and Test Distributions. Proceedings of the 24th International Conference on Machine Learning (ICML). Corvallis, Oregon.
2 Ray F. Provost et al. (2009). Frequent Pattern Mining with Uncertain Data. Fifteenth ACM SIGKDD Conference on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining (KDD). Paris, France.


Presentation Date: December 1, 2010

Number Presenter Paper
1 Narasimhan J. Vanschoren et al. (2008) Learning from the Past with Experiment Databases. Tenth Pacific Rim International Conference on Artificial intelligence: Trends in Artificial Intelligence (Hanoi, Vietnam, December 15-19, 2008). T. Ho and Z. Zhou, Eds. Lecture Notes In Artificial Intelligence, vol. 5351. Springer-Verlag, Berlin, Heidelberg, 485-496.
2 Rytsareva F. Mascia et al. (2010). Predicting Structural and Functional Sites in Proteins by Searching for Maximum-Weight Cliques. Twenty-Fourth AAAI Conference on Artificial Intelligence. Atlanta, Georgia.


Presentation Date: December 3, 2010

Number Presenter Paper
1 Kamath K. Das and J. Schneider (2007). Detecting Anomalous Records in Categorical Datasets. Thirteenth ACM SIGKDD Conference on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining (KDD). San Jose, CA.
2 Guo R. Raina et al. (2007). Self-taught Learning: Transfer Learning from Unlabeled Data. Proceedings of the 24th International Confer- ence on Machine Learning (ICML), Corvallis, OR.


Presentation Date: December 6, 2010

Number Presenter Paper
1 Wang F. Provost et al. (2009). Audience Selection for On-line Brand Advertising: Privacy-friendly Social Network Targeting. Fifteenth ACM SIGKDD Conference on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining (KDD). Paris, France.
2 Liu T. Huynh et al. (2008). Discovery of Activity Patterns using Topic Models. Tenth International Conference on Ubiquitous Computing (UbiComp). Seoul, South Korea.


Presentation Date: December 8, 2010

Number Presenter Paper
1 Dawadi S. Gupta et al. (2009). Catching the Drift: Learning Broad Matches from Clickthrough Data. Fifteenth ACM SIGKDD Conference on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining (KDD). Paris, France.
2 Akter J. Chang et al. (2009). Connections between the Lines: Augmenting Social Networks with Text. Fifteenth ACM SIGKDD Conference on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining (KDD). Paris, France.