Recent and upcoming talks by Vladimir Pestov

Toposym 2011

The Symposium will take place in Prague, Czech Republic, Aug, 7–12. The early registration deadline is this Tuesday (May 31st). Please visit: http://www.toposym.cz. Speakers include Spiros Argyros, Alan Dow, Bernardo Cascales, Dikran Dikranjan, Eli Glasner, Petr Hájek, Logan C. continue reading…

Vladimir Pestov: Some set-theoretic motives in statistical learning theory II

(reminder: no seminar tomorrow) (announcement: the VU University Amsterdam is firing its topology/geometry faculty—please sign the petition to save the program! http://www.gopetition.com/petitions/save-pure-mathematics-at-the-vu-university-amsterdam.html) Toronto Set Theory Seminar Friday, May 6 from 1:30 to 3pm Fields Institute, Room 210 Speaker: Vladimir Pestov (University of Ottawa) Title: Some set-theoretic motives in statistical learning theory II Abstract: We will discuss a few instances where the Vapnik-Chervonenkis theory of statistical learning has potentially interesting overlaps with set theory / model theory / extremal combinatorics. continue reading…

Toronto Set Theory Seminar

Toronto Set Theory Seminar Friday, April 29 (no seminar) Next week Friday, May 6 from 1:30 to 3pm Fields Institute, Room 210 Speaker: Vladimir Pestov (Ottawa) continue reading…