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Chapters:

Papers We Love - QCon NYC Edition w/ Evelina, Eric, Ines, & Caitie

July Meetups

We have another great line-up of meet-ups scheduled for July across a number of our chapters:

Vienna 7/4: Clustering of time series is meaningless

Chattanooga 7/5: Lang Martin on Subtyping, Subclassing, and Trouble with OOP

Toronto 7/6: Suhail Shergill on Semantics of Probabilistic Programs

Seattle 7/14: : The Art of the Propagator

San Francisco 7/14: Paul Borrill on Time clocks and the reordering of events

Saint Louis 7/18: Arrow's Impossibility Theorem

Montréal 7/20: MultipleScattering Microfacet BSDFs with the Smith Model

Munich 7/27: An Introduction to Statistical Relational Learning (SRL)

London 7/27: Tom Hall on Plank's "A Tutorial on ReedSolomon Coding for Fault-Tolerance…"

New York 7/27: Deniz Altınbüken on Chain Replication (old and new) & a Mini with Wes Chow

Portland 7/27: Seth Pellegrino on "In Search of an Understandable Consensus Algorithm" (Raft)

Los Angeles 7/27: Sam Lecuyer on GOTO (Considered Harmful)+

Boston 7/28: Tim Riser on Mastering the Game of Go with Deep Neural Networks & Tree Search

John Allspaw on Common Ground and Coordination in Joint Activity

Paul Snively on Propositions as Types

June Meetups

We have another great line-up of meet-ups scheduled for June across a number of our chapters:

Toronto 6/1: James MacAulay on Peter Landin's The Mechanical Evaluation of Expressions

London 6/7: Philip Wadler Definitional Interpreters for Higher-Order Programming Languages

Chattanooga 6/7: Neil Menne on Building Robust Systems

Seattle 6/9: : Liquid Haskell / PayWord and Micromint

New York 6/14: QCon NYC Edition w/ Evelina, Eric, Ines, & Caitie

Boston 6/16: Steve Willis on Xerox Network Systems (XNS)

Vienna 6/20: Apache Kafka

Saint Louis 6/20: What Makes Paris Look Like Paris?

Montréal 6/22: A Streaming Algorithm for the Convex Hull

Bucharest 6/23: June Meetup

San Francisco 6/23: Kiran Bhattaram on A Mathematical Theory of Communication

Portland 6/28: Caitie McCaffrey on "Detection of Mutual Inconsistency in Distributed Systems"

Los Angeles 6/29: Mike Matuzak on On Criteria To Be Used in Decomposing Systems into Modules