All Talks

  • Panel discussion on "AI and its impact on job"

    IITM alumni meeting, April 2017

  • Distributed Deep Learning

    Anita Borg Institute, Feb. 2017

  • ICML 2016 Tutorial

    Recent Advances in Non-Convex Optimization

    ICML 2016 Tutorial, June 2016 slides

  • ICLR 2016

    Guaranteed Non-convex Learning Algorithms through Tensor Factorization

    ICLR 2016, May 2016

  • NIPS 2015 Workshop on Nonconvex Optimization

    Dec. 2015 slides

  • O'Reilly Podcast

    The tensor renaissance in data science

    The O'Reilly Data Show Podcast, July 2015

  • COLT 2015

    Learning Overcomplete Latent Variable Models through Tensor Methods

    COLT 2015, July 2015

  • Constructing Informative Features for Discriminative Learning

    Simons Institute, March 2015 slides

  • Robust PCA via Non-convex Methods: Provable Bounds

    Joint work with Praneeth Netrapalli, U. N. Niranjan, Prateek Jain and Sujay Sanghavi slides

  • Machine Learning Summer School 2014, Pittsburgh

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  • Tensor Methods for Learning Latent Variable Models: Theory and Practice

    Simons Institute slides

  • NIPS 2011

    High-Dimensional Graphical Model Selection

    Joint work with Vincent Tan (U. Wisc.) and Allay Willsky (MIT)

  • A Tensor Spectral Approach to Learning Mixed Membership Community Models

    Joint work with Rong Ge (Princeton), Daniel Hsu (Microsoft Research), Sham Kakade (Microsoft Research)