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Colloquium Winter Term 2020/21

Day, time & location:

Colloquia take place weekly during term time, typically Tuesdays from 12:00 till 13:30 hrs (Central European Time, CET) starting on November 17th, 2020. But some talks from international speakers may have to be held at a different time or day.

The NIP colloquia are open to guests from anywhere in the world. If you are interested in attending one or several of the talks, please use the Zoom access credentials (link, password), which will be published here in due time.


Detailed information on the single topics will be announced as soon as possible.

date speaker title
17.11.2020 Heiko Schütt (New York University,Wei Ji Ma lab)
Moderator: Felix Wichmann
24.11.2020 Kristof Meding & Robert Geirhos (University of Tuebingen, Neural Information Processing group)
Moderator: Felix Wichmann
NeurIPS presentation                                                                              

Arash Akbarinia (Department of Psychology, Giessen University)

Moderator: Robert Geirhos

Contrast Sensitivity Function in Deep Networks

Robbe Goris (Center for Perceptual Systems, University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX, USA)

Moderator: Kristof Meding

Uncertainty and introspection in the primate visual system

Marcelo Bertalmío (UPF, Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona)

Moderator: Felix Wichmann

22.12.2020 no colloquium


05.01.2021 holidays

Jakob Macke (Eberhard Karls University Tübingen, Machine Learning in Science)

Moderator: David-Elias Künstle

Bayesian inference for nasty models in cognitive science


Tim Kietzmann (Donders Institute for Brain, Cognition and Behaviour (Radboud University)

Moderator: Robert Geirhos



15:30 CET

Zahra Kadkhodaie (New York University, Eero Simoncelli lab)

Moderator: Robert Geirhos

Solving linear inverse problems using the prior implicit in a denoiser

Raffael Veser

Moderator: Uli Wannek

Labrotation: Characterisation of Propixx projector
09.02.2021   tba
16.02.2021   tba