Washington, DC

The Washington, DC/Northern Virginia chapter of Papers We Love

Papers We Love has a Code of Conduct. Please contact one of the Meetup's organizers if anyone is not following it. Be good to each other and to the PWL community!

Chapter details

Sign-up: Please RSVP for meetings via Meetup.com

Twitter: @paperswelovedc

Slack: #paperswelove on DCTech Slack (get an invite here)

Organizers: Lee Sharma and Howard Miller

Chapter Meetups

Monthly Meeting

Date/Time: 2018-03-28 07:00pm Location:

Welcome to the DC/NoVA Papers We Love meetup!

Papers We Love is an international organization centered around the appreciation of computer science research papers. There's so much we can learn from the landmark research that shaped the field and the current studies that are shaping our future. Our goal is to create a community of tech professionals passionate about learning and sharing knowledge. Come join us!

New to research papers? Watch The Refreshingly Rewarding Realm of Research Papers by Sean Cribbs.

Ideas and suggestions are welcome–fill our our interest survey here and let us know what motivates you!

// Tentative Schedule

• 7:00-7:30–Informal paper discussion

• 7:30-7:35–Introduction and announcements

• 7:35-8:40–Papers and Discussion (details forthcoming)

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Monthly Meeting

Map Date/Time: 2018-02-28 07:00pm Location: CustomInk - 2910 District Avenue , Fairfax

Welcome to the DC/NoVA Papers We Love meetup!

Papers We Love is an international organization centered around the appreciation of computer science research papers. There's so much we can learn from the landmark research that shaped the field and the current studies that are shaping our future. Our goal is to create a community of tech professionals passionate about learning and sharing knowledge. Come join us!

New to research papers? Watch The Refreshingly Rewarding Realm of Research Papers by Sean Cribbs.

Ideas and suggestions are welcome–fill our our interest survey here and let us know what motivates you!

// Tentative Schedule

• 7:00-7:30–Informal paper discussion

• 7:30-7:35–Introduction and announcements

• 7:35-8:40Papers and Discussion (deta…

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Monthly Meeting

Date/Time: 2018-01-24 07:00pm Location:

Welcome to the DC/NoVA Papers We Love meetup!

Papers We Love is an international organization centered around the appreciation of computer science research papers. There's so much we can learn from the landmark research that shaped the field and the current studies that are shaping our future. Our goal is to create a community of tech professionals passionate about learning and sharing knowledge. Come join us!

New to research papers? Watch The Refreshingly Rewarding Realm of Research Papers by Sean Cribbs.

Ideas and suggestions are welcome–fill our our interest survey here and let us know what motivates you!

// Tentative Schedule

• 7:00-7:30–Informal paper discussion

• 7:30-7:35–Introduction and announcements

• 7:35-8:40–Papers and Discussion (details forthcoming)

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Monthly Meeting

Map Date/Time: 2017-12-27 07:00pm Location: CustomInk - 2910 District Avenue , Fairfax

Welcome to the DC/NoVA Papers We Love meetup!

Papers We Love is an international organization centered around the appreciation of computer science research papers. There's so much we can learn from the landmark research that shaped the field and the current studies that are shaping our future. Our goal is to create a community of tech professionals passionate about learning and sharing knowledge. Come join us!

New to research papers? Watch The Refreshingly Rewarding Realm of Research Papers by Sean Cribbs.

Ideas and suggestions are welcome–fill our our interest survey here and let us know what motivates you!

// Tentative Schedule

• 7:00-7:30–Informal paper discussion

• 7:30-7:35–Introduction and announcements

• 7:35-8:40Papers and Discussion (deta…

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Monthly Meeting

Date/Time: 2017-11-22 07:00pm Location:

Welcome to the DC/NoVA Papers We Love meetup!

Papers We Love is an international organization centered around the appreciation of computer science research papers. There's so much we can learn from the landmark research that shaped the field and the current studies that are shaping our future. Our goal is to create a community of tech professionals passionate about learning and sharing knowledge. Come join us!

New to research papers? Watch The Refreshingly Rewarding Realm of Research Papers by Sean Cribbs.

Ideas and suggestions are welcome–fill our our interest survey here and let us know what motivates you!

// Tentative Schedule

• 7:00-7:30–Informal paper discussion

• 7:30-7:35–Introduction and announcements

• 7:35-8:40–Papers and Discussion (details forthcoming)

Read more about this Meetup

Monthly Meeting

Map Date/Time: 2017-10-25 07:00pm Location: CustomInk - 2910 District Avenue , Fairfax

Welcome to the DC/NoVA Papers We Love meetup!

Papers We Love is an international organization centered around the appreciation of computer science research papers. There's so much we can learn from the landmark research that shaped the field and the current studies that are shaping our future. Our goal is to create a community of tech professionals passionate about learning and sharing knowledge. Come join us!

New to research papers? Watch The Refreshingly Rewarding Realm of Research Papers by Sean Cribbs.

Ideas and suggestions are welcome–fill our our interest survey here and let us know what motivates you!

// Tentative Schedule

• 7:00-7:30–Informal paper discussion

• 7:30-7:35–Introduction and announcements

• 7:35-8:40Papers and Discussion (deta…

Read more about this Meetup

Monthly Meeting

Date/Time: 2017-09-27 07:00pm Location:

Welcome to the DC/NoVA Papers We Love meetup!

Papers We Love is an international organization centered around the appreciation of computer science research papers. There's so much we can learn from the landmark research that shaped the field and the current studies that are shaping our future. Our goal is to create a community of tech professionals passionate about learning and sharing knowledge. Come join us!

New to research papers? Watch The Refreshingly Rewarding Realm of Research Papers by Sean Cribbs.

Ideas and suggestions are welcome–fill our our interest survey here and let us know what motivates you!

// Tentative Schedule

• 7:00-7:30–Informal paper discussion

• 7:30-7:35–Introduction and announcements

• 7:35-8:40–Papers and Discussion (details forthcoming)

Read more about this Meetup

Monthly Meeting

Map Date/Time: 2017-08-23 07:00pm Location: CustomInk - 2910 District Avenue , Fairfax

Welcome to the DC/NoVA Papers We Love meetup!

Papers We Love is an international organization centered around the appreciation of computer science research papers. There's so much we can learn from the landmark research that shaped the field and the current studies that are shaping our future. Our goal is to create a community of tech professionals passionate about learning and sharing knowledge. Come join us!

New to research papers? Watch The Refreshingly Rewarding Realm of Research Papers by Sean Cribbs.

Ideas and suggestions are welcome–fill our our interest survey here and let us know what motivates you!

// Tentative Schedule

• 7:00-7:30–Informal paper discussion

• 7:30-7:35–Introduction and announcements

• 7:35-8:40Papers and Discussion (deta…

Read more about this Meetup

Monthly Meeting

Date/Time: 2017-07-26 07:00pm Location:

Welcome to the DC/NoVA Papers We Love meetup!

Papers We Love is an international organization centered around the appreciation of computer science research papers. There's so much we can learn from the landmark research that shaped the field and the current studies that are shaping our future. Our goal is to create a community of tech professionals passionate about learning and sharing knowledge. Come join us!

New to research papers? Watch The Refreshingly Rewarding Realm of Research Papers by Sean Cribbs.

Ideas and suggestions are welcome–fill our our interest survey here and let us know what motivates you!

// Tentative Schedule

• 7:00-7:30–Informal paper discussion

• 7:30-7:35–Introduction and announcements

• 7:35-8:40–Papers and Discussion (details forthcoming)

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In Search of an Understandable Consensus Algorithm

Map Date/Time: 2017-06-28 07:00pm Location: CustomInk - 2910 District Avenue , Fairfax

Welcome to the DC/NoVA Papers We Love meetup!

Papers We Love is an international organization centered around the appreciation of computer science research papers. There's so much we can learn from the landmark research that shaped the field and the current studies that are shaping our future. Our goal is to create a community of tech professionals passionate about learning and sharing knowledge. Come join us!

New to research papers? Watch The Refreshingly Rewarding Realm of Research Papers by Sean Cribbs.

Ideas and suggestions are welcome–fill our our interest survey here and let us know what motivates you!

// Tentative Schedule

• 7:00-7:15–Informal discussion

• 7:15-7:20–Introduction and announcements

• 7:20-8:20

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Monthly Meeting

Date/Time: 2017-05-24 07:00pm Location:

Welcome to the DC/NoVA Papers We Love meetup!

Papers We Love is an international organization centered around the appreciation of computer science research papers. There's so much we can learn from the landmark research that shaped the field and the current studies that are shaping our future. Our goal is to create a community of tech professionals passionate about learning and sharing knowledge. Come join us!

New to research papers? Watch The Refreshingly Rewarding Realm of Research Papers by Sean Cribbs.

Ideas and suggestions are welcome–fill our our interest survey here and let us know what motivates you!


// Tentative Schedule

• 7:00-7:15–Informal paper discussion

• 7:15-7:20–Introduction and announcements

• 7:20-8:20–Papers and Discussion (detail…

Read more about this Meetup

Monthly Meeting

Map Date/Time: 2017-04-26 07:00pm Location: CustomInk - 2910 District Avenue , Fairfax

Welcome to the DC/NoVA Papers We Love meetup!

Papers We Love is an international organization centered around the appreciation of computer science research papers. There's so much we can learn from the landmark research that shaped the field and the current studies that are shaping our future. Our goal is to create a community of tech professionals passionate about learning and sharing knowledge. Come join us!

New to research papers? Watch The Refreshingly Rewarding Realm of Research Papers by Sean Cribbs.

Ideas and suggestions are welcome–fill our our interest survey here and let us know what motivates you!

// Tentative Schedule

• 7:00-7:30–Informal paper discussion

• 7:30-7:35–Introduction and announcements

• 7:35-8:40Papers and Discussion (deta…

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Reflections on Trusting Trust: A Discussion

Map Date/Time: 2017-03-29 07:00pm Location: Excella Consulting Arlington Tech Exchange ATX - 2300 Wilson Blvd, Arlington

Welcome to the DC/NoVA Papers We Love meetup!

Papers We Love is an international organization centered around the appreciation of computer science research papers. There's so much we can learn from the landmark research that shaped the field and the current studies that are shaping our future. Our goal is to create a community of tech professionals passionate about learning and sharing knowledge. Come join us!

New to research papers? Watch The Refreshingly Rewarding Realm of Research Papers by Sean Cribbs.

Ideas and suggestions are welcome–fill our our interest survey here and let us know what motivates you!

// Tentative Schedule

• 7:00-7:30–Informal paper discussion

• 7:30-7:35–Introduction and announcements

• 7:35-7:45–Brief summary of

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On Designing and Deploying InternetScale Services

Map Date/Time: 2017-02-22 07:00pm Location: CustomInk - 2910 District Avenue , Fairfax

Welcome to the DC/NoVA Papers We Love meetup!

Papers We Love is an international organization centered around the appreciation of computer science research papers. There's so much we can learn from the landmark research that shaped the field and the current studies that are shaping our future. Our goal is to create a community of tech professionals passionate about learning and sharing knowledge. Come join us!

New to research papers? Watch The Refreshingly Rewarding Realm of Research Papers by Sean Cribbs.

Ideas and suggestions are welcome–fill our our interest survey here and let us know what motivates you!

// Tentative Schedule

• 7:00-7:30–Informal paper discussion

• 7:30-7:35–Introduction and announcements

• 7:35-8:40

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Parallel computation with molecularmotor-propelled agents (...)

Map Date/Time: 2017-01-25 07:00pm Location: Woodrow Wilson Library, Meeting Room 1/2 - 6101 Knollwood Dr., Falls Church

Happy 2017, and welcome to the DC/NoVA Papers We Love meetup!


Papers We Love is an international organization centered around the appreciation of computer science research papers. There's so much we can learn from the landmark research that shaped the field and the current studies that are shaping our future. Our goal is to create a community of tech professionals passionate about learning and sharing knowledge. Come join us!

New to research papers? Watch The Refreshingly Rewarding Realm of Research Papers by Sean Cribbs.

Ideas and suggestions are welcome–fill our our interest survey here and let us know what motivates you!

// Tentative Schedule

• 7:00-7:30–Informal paper discussion

• 7:30-7:35–Introduction and announcements

• 7:35-8:30

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: Holiday Edition ☃️

Map Date/Time: 2016-12-21 07:00pm Location: CustomInk - 2910 District Avenue , Fairfax

Get excited about the new year by discussing some Papers We Love!

This month, our meeting will be a little different. Instead of a structured presentation, we'll enjoy some pizza, cookies, and conversation. If you have a side project that you want to share, bring your laptop! If you've read a great paper recently, we'd love to hear about it! Otherwise, just show up ready to talk with others who love to learn.

// Tentative Schedule

• 7:00-7:30–Food and conversation

• 7:30-7:35–Introduction and announcements

• 7:00-7:30–More food and conversation

// Directions

CustomInk Cafe (3rd Floor)
Mosaic District, 2910 District Ave #300
Fairfax, VA 22031

When you get here you can come in via the patio. Don't be scared by the metal gate and sign. It's accessible via the outside stairs near True Food. There is a parking garage next door for those coming by vehicle…

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Combinatorics and Computing Power

Map Date/Time: 2016-11-23 07:00pm Location: MetroStar Systems - 1856 Old Reston Ave, Reston

Welcome to the DC/NoVA Papers We Love meetup! Celebrate Thanksgiving early by spending some time with fundamental computer science principles and puzzles.

Papers We Love is an international organization centered around the appreciation of computer science research papers. There's so much we can learn from the landmark research that shaped the field and the current studies that are shaping our future. Our goal is to create a community of tech professionals passionate about learning and sharing knowledge. Come join us!

New to research papers? Watch The Refreshingly Rewarding Realm of Research Papers by Sean Cribbs.

Ideas and suggestions are welcome–fill our our interest survey here and let us know what motivates you!


// Tentative Schedule

• 7:00-7:30–Networking and inf…

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Tidy Data

Map Date/Time: 2016-10-26 07:00pm Location: CustomInk - 2910 District Avenue , Fairfax

As Halloween approaches, take some time out of your hectic candy-buying schedule to learn about data tidying! ����

Papers We Love is an international organization centered around the appreciation of computer science research papers. There's so much we can learn from the landmark research that shaped the field and the current studies that are shaping our future. Our goal is to create a community of tech professionals passionate about learning and sharing knowledge. Come join us!

New to research papers? Watch The Refreshingly Rewarding Realm of Research Papers by Sean Cribbs.

Ideas and suggestions are welcome���fill our our interest survey here and let us know what motivates you!


// Tentative Schedule

��� 7:00-7:30���Networking + informal paper discussion

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PwL Conf Recap/Networking

Map Date/Time: 2016-09-28 07:30pm Location: George Mason University - Founders Hall #479 - 3351 Fairfax Drive, Fairfax

Welcome to the DC/NoVA Papers We Love meetup! We're finally back to autumn, and we'll celebrate the cooling temperatures with some research papers.


NOTE: Due to some recent schedule changes, we're going to try something different for this month. The first ever PwL Conf took place a couple weeks ago, so the first half of our meeting will be focused on a recap. For the second half of the meeting, we'll move to Northside Social and get to know each other better. For more details, check the schedule below.

// Tentative Schedule

• 7:30-7:35–Introduction and announcements

• 7:35-7:45–Lightning Talk: In Search of an Understandable Consensus Algorithm


• 7:45-8:00–PwL Conf Recap by Howard Miller

• 8:00-9:00–Randomized Gossip Methods (video + discussion) by Dahlia Malkhi

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Programming as Theory Building

Map Date/Time: 2016-08-24 07:00pm Location: CustomInk - 2910 District Avenue , Fairfax

Welcome to the first DC/NoVA Papers We Love meetup!


Papers We Love is an international organization centered around the appreciation of computer science research papers. There's so much we can learn from the landmark research that shaped the field and the current studies that are shaping our future. Our goal is to create a community of tech professionals passionate about learning and sharing knowledge. Come join us!


New to research papers? Watch The Refreshingly Rewarding Realm of Research Papers by Sean Cribbs.


Ideas and suggestions are welcome–fill our our interest survey here and let us know what motivates you!

// Tentative Schedule

• 7:00-7:30–Food and informal paper discussion

• 7:30-7:35–Introduction and announcements

• 7:35-8:05…

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