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

Objects as Points by Xingyi Zhou, et al

Map Date/Time: 2022-11-14 06:00pm Location: Brendan Iribe Center for Computer Science and Engineering - College Park 20742

Get ready for our November Papers We Love at the University of Maryland!

[Papers We Love](https://paperswelove.org/) 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!

The University of Maryland will be hosting us for a discussion of an important computer vision paper from 2019: [Objects as Points by Xingyi Zhou, Dequan Wang, and Philipp Krähenbühl](https://arxiv.org/abs/1904.07850). The paper introduces CenterNet, a single stage, anchor-free based object detection algorithm. CenterNet offers simplicity on how it represents objects, and how its simplic…

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NeRF by B Mildenhall, et al

Map Date/Time: 2022-10-17 06:00pm Location: Brendan Iribe Center for Computer Science and Engineering - College Park 20742

Papers We Love is back! We are returning with an in person Papers We Love for the first time since 2019.

[Papers We Love](https://paperswelove.org/) 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!

This October we'll be having an event on the other side of the DC metro, in College Park Maryland. The University of Maryland will be hosting us for a discussion of one of the most important 3D graphics paper of the last couple of years: [NeRF: Representing Scenes as Neural Radiance Fields for View Synthesis](https://arxiv.org/pdf/2003.08934.pdf) by Be…

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The Most Beautiful Program Ever Written – watch party and discussion

Date/Time: 2021-05-04 07:00pm Location: false

We're trying something different this month! We're going to watch a popular Papers We Love NYC talk focused on the beauty of Lisp. We'll sync up the talk, run a discussion alongside, and have a synchronous discussion afterwards.
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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 (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8eRx5Wo3xYA) by Sean Cribbs.

// Tentative Schedule

• 7:00-7:15–Introduction and Announcements

• 7:15-8:40–Will Byrd on "The Most Beautiful Program Ever Written," Papers W…

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Time, Clocks, and the Ordering of Events in a Distributed System, L. Lamport

Date/Time: 2021-04-06 07:00pm Location: false

WE'RE BACK—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 (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8eRx5Wo3xYA) by Sean Cribbs.

// Tentative Schedule

• 7:00-7:15–Introduction and Announcements

• 7:15-8:40– Time, Clocks, and the Ordering of Events in a Distributed System, L. Lamport led by Hugo Estrada

• 8:40-9:00–Informal paper discussion

// Papers

Leslie Lamport's 1978 paper tackles the problem of synchronizing events in…

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Neural Networks, Differential Equations, and Neural ODEs

Date/Time: 2021-03-02 07:00pm Location: false

WE'RE BACK—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 (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8eRx5Wo3xYA) by Sean Cribbs.

// Tentative Schedule

• 7:00-7:15–Introduction and Announcements

• 7:15-8:40–Neural Networks, Differential Equations, and Neural ODEs, led by Lee Sharma

• 8:40-9:00–Informal paper discussion

// Papers

The talk will do a deep-dive of the Neural ODE paper (

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Papers We Love: "Deep Representation Learning with Genetic Programming"

Map Date/Time: 2020-02-19 07:00pm Location: CustomInk - 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 (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8eRx5Wo3xYA) by Sean Cribbs.

Ideas and suggestions are welcome–fill our our interest survey here (https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeJwLQhnmzWcuyodPrSmqHgqrvNxRbnNSbiWAuwzHwshhy_Sg/viewform) and let us know what motivates you!

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Papers We Love Monthly Meeting

Map Date/Time: 2019-12-05 07:00pm Location: Pinnacle Workspace Tysons - McLean 22102

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 (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8eRx5Wo3xYA) by Sean Cribbs.

Ideas and suggestions are welcome–fill our our interest survey here (https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeJwLQhnmzWcuyodPrSmqHgqrvNxRbnNSbiWAuwzHwshhy_Sg/viewform) and let us know what motivates you!

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Papers We Love Monthly Meeting — The Rendering Equation

Map Date/Time: 2019-09-25 07:00pm Location: CustomInk - 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 (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8eRx5Wo3xYA) by Sean Cribbs.

Ideas and suggestions are welcome–fill our our interest survey here (https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeJwLQhnmzWcuyodPrSmqHgqrvNxRbnNSbiWAuwzHwshhy_Sg/viewform) and let us know what motivates you!

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A Universal Modular ACTOR Formalism for Artificial Intelligence

Map Date/Time: 2019-08-21 07:00pm Location: CustomInk - 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 (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8eRx5Wo3xYA) by Sean Cribbs.

// Tentative Schedule

• 7:00-7:30–Informal paper discussion

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

• 7:35-8:40–A Universal Modular ACTOR Formalism for Artificial Intelligence (http://worrydream.com/refs/Hewitt-ActorModel.pdf) with Hugo

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Automated Code Generation Targeting GPUs

Map Date/Time: 2019-06-26 07:00pm Location: CustomInk - 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 (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8eRx5Wo3xYA) by Sean Cribbs.

Ideas and suggestions are welcome–fill our our interest survey here (https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeJwLQhnmzWcuyodPrSmqHgqrvNxRbnNSbiWAuwzHwshhy_Sg/viewform) and let us know what motivates you!

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Papers We Love Monthly Meeting

Map Date/Time: 2019-05-22 07:00pm Location: CustomInk - 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 (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8eRx5Wo3xYA) by Sean Cribbs.

Ideas and suggestions are welcome–fill our our interest survey here (https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeJwLQhnmzWcuyodPrSmqHgqrvNxRbnNSbiWAuwzHwshhy_Sg/viewform) and let us know what motivates you!

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Attention Is All You Need

Map Date/Time: 2019-04-24 07:00pm Location: CustomInk - Fairfax

Welcome to the DC/NoVA Papers We Love meetup! This month's paper is "Attention Is All You Need"

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 (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8eRx5Wo3xYA) by Sean Cribbs.

Ideas and suggestions are welcome–fill our our interest survey here (https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeJwLQhnmzWcuyodPrSmqHgqrvNxRbnNSbiWAuwzHwshhy_Sg/viewf…

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Papers We Love Monthly Meeting — Differential Privacy

Map Date/Time: 2019-03-27 07:00pm Location: CustomInk - 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 (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8eRx5Wo3xYA) by Sean Cribbs.

Ideas and suggestions are welcome–fill our our interest survey here (https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeJwLQhnmzWcuyodPrSmqHgqrvNxRbnNSbiWAuwzHwshhy_Sg/viewform) and let us know what motivates you!

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Deep learning for universal linear embeddings of nonlinear dynamics

Map Date/Time: 2019-02-27 07:00pm Location: CustomInk - 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 (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8eRx5Wo3xYA) by Sean Cribbs.

Ideas and suggestions are welcome–fill our our interest survey here (https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeJwLQhnmzWcuyodPrSmqHgqrvNxRbnNSbiWAuwzHwshhy_Sg/viewform) and let us know what motivates you!

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Papers We Love: Lean Coffee Edition

Map Date/Time: 2019-01-23 07:00pm Location: CustomInk - 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 (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8eRx5Wo3xYA) by Sean Cribbs.

Ideas and suggestions are welcome–fill our our interest survey here (https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeJwLQhnmzWcuyodPrSmqHgqrvNxRbnNSbiWAuwzHwshhy_Sg/viewform) and let us know what motivates you!

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An Axiomatic Basis for Computer Programming

Map Date/Time: 2019-01-02 07:00pm Location: Optoro - Washington

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 (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8eRx5Wo3xYA) by Sean Cribbs.

Ideas and suggestions are welcome–fill our our interest survey here (https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeJwLQhnmzWcuyodPrSmqHgqrvNxRbnNSbiWAuwzHwshhy_Sg/viewform) and let us know what motivates you!

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Marching Cubes

Map Date/Time: 2018-11-28 07:00pm Location: CustomInk - 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 (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8eRx5Wo3xYA) by Sean Cribbs.

Ideas and suggestions are welcome–fill our our interest survey here (https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeJwLQhnmzWcuyodPrSmqHgqrvNxRbnNSbiWAuwzHwshhy_Sg/viewform) and let us know what motivates you!

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Latent Dirichlet Allocation (LDA)

Map Date/Time: 2018-09-26 07:00pm Location: CustomInk - 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 (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8eRx5Wo3xYA) by Sean Cribbs.

Ideas and suggestions are welcome–fill our our interest survey here (https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeJwLQhnmzWcuyodPrSmqHgqrvNxRbnNSbiWAuwzHwshhy_Sg/viewform) and let us know what motivates you!

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Papers We Love: Lean Coffee Edition

Map Date/Time: 2018-08-22 07:00pm Location: CustomInk - 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 (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8eRx5Wo3xYA) by Sean Cribbs.

Ideas and suggestions are welcome–fill our our interest survey here (https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeJwLQhnmzWcuyodPrSmqHgqrvNxRbnNSbiWAuwzHwshhy_Sg/viewform) and let us know what motivates you!

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A New Approach to Linear Filtering and Prediction Problems

Map Date/Time: 2018-08-01 07:00pm Location: Excella Consulting Arlington Tech Exchange ATX - 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 (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8eRx5Wo3xYA) by Sean Cribbs.

Ideas and suggestions are welcome–fill our our interest survey here (https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeJwLQhnmzWcuyodPrSmqHgqrvNxRbnNSbiWAuwzHwshhy_Sg/viewform) and let us know what motivates you!

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The Structure of Recurrent Neural Networks in Natural Language Processing

Map Date/Time: 2018-06-27 07:00pm Location: CustomInk - 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 (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8eRx5Wo3xYA) by Sean Cribbs.

Ideas and suggestions are welcome–fill our our interest survey here (https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeJwLQhnmzWcuyodPrSmqHgqrvNxRbnNSbiWAuwzHwshhy_Sg/viewform) and let us know what motivates you!

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Parallel Computing and Political Redistricting

Map Date/Time: 2018-05-23 07:00pm Location: CustomInk - 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 (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8eRx5Wo3xYA) by Sean Cribbs.

Ideas and suggestions are welcome–fill our our interest survey here (https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeJwLQhnmzWcuyodPrSmqHgqrvNxRbnNSbiWAuwzHwshhy_Sg/viewform) and let us know what motivates you!

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Long Short-Term Memory

Map Date/Time: 2018-04-25 07:00pm Location: CustomInk - 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 (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8eRx5Wo3xYA) by Sean Cribbs.

Ideas and suggestions are welcome–fill our our interest survey here (https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeJwLQhnmzWcuyodPrSmqHgqrvNxRbnNSbiWAuwzHwshhy_Sg/viewform) and let us know what motivates you!

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Regression For Image Binarization Under Heavy Noises and Nonuniform Background

Map Date/Time: 2018-03-28 07:00pm Location: Excella Consulting Arlington Tech Exchange ATX - 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 (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8eRx5Wo3xYA) by Sean Cribbs.

Ideas and suggestions are welcome–fill our our interest survey here (https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeJwLQhnmzWcuyodPrSmqHgqrvNxRbnNSbiWAuwzHwshhy_Sg/viewform) and let us know what motivates you!

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Ideal Hash Trees

Map Date/Time: 2018-02-28 07:00pm Location: CustomInk - 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 (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8eRx5Wo3xYA) by Sean Cribbs.

Ideas and suggestions are welcome–fill our our interest survey here (https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeJwLQhnmzWcuyodPrSmqHgqrvNxRbnNSbiWAuwzHwshhy_Sg/viewform) and let us know what motivates you!

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Papers We Love: Lean Coffee Edition

Map Date/Time: 2018-01-24 07:00pm Location: Excella Consulting Arlington Tech Exchange ATX - 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 (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8eRx5Wo3xYA) by Sean Cribbs.

Ideas and suggestions are welcome–fill our our interest survey here (https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeJwLQhnmzWcuyodPrSmqHgqrvNxRbnNSbiWAuwzHwshhy_Sg/viewform) and let us know what motivates you!

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Rotational Invariance in Convolutional Neural Networks

Map Date/Time: 2017-12-06 07:00pm Location: CustomInk - 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 paper discussion

• 7:15-7:25–Introduction and announcements

• 7:25-8:40–

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Recursive Functions of Symbolic Expressions and Their Computation by Machine

Map Date/Time: 2017-10-25 07:00pm Location: CustomInk - 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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Bitcoin: A Peer to Peer Cash System

Map Date/Time: 2017-09-27 07:00pm Location: Excella Consulting Arlington Tech Exchange ATX - 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

• 7:35-8:40–

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A Neural Algorithm of Artistic Style

Map Date/Time: 2017-08-23 07:00pm Location: CustomInk - 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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The Unreasonable Effectiveness of Mathematics in Natural Sciences

Map Date/Time: 2017-07-25 07:00pm Location: Excella Consulting Arlington Tech Exchange ATX - 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

• 7:35-8:40–The Unreasonable Effectiveness of M…

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In Search of an Understandable Consensus Algorithm

Map Date/Time: 2017-06-28 07:00pm Location: CustomInk - 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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A Local Perspective on Community Structure in Multilayer Networks

Map Date/Time: 2017-05-24 07:00pm Location: Excella Consulting Arlington Tech Exchange ATX - 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

• 7:00-7:15–Eat food and talk

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

• 7:20-8:20–

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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 - 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 Internet-Scale Services

Map Date/Time: 2017-02-22 07:00pm Location: CustomInk - 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 molecular-motor-propelled agents (...)

Map Date/Time: 2017-01-25 07:00pm Location: Woodrow Wilson Library, Meeting Room 1/2 - 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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Papers We Love: Holiday Edition ☃️

Map Date/Time: 2016-12-21 07:00pm Location: CustomInk - 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. And,…

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Combinatorics and Computing Power

Map Date/Time: 2016-11-23 07:00pm Location: MetroStar Systems - 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 - 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

• 7:30-7:35–Int…

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PwL Conf Recap/Networking

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

• > 9:00…

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Programming as Theory Building

Map Date/Time: 2016-08-24 07:00pm Location: CustomInk - 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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