## News (Archive)

**Sep 14, 2023**. I gave an invited talk at the JST CREST Yoshida Khan Workshop, University of Tokyo.**Aug 24, 2023**. I will serve as an area chair for AISTATS ‘24 and ICLR ‘24.**Aug 1, 2023**. The ICML 2023 workshop on duality principles was a success! Here are the slides of all talks.**Jul 22 - 29, 2023**. I’ll be attending ICML in Hawaii, reach out if you want to catch up or have a chat!**May 25, 2023**. I gave two invited lectures on Bayesian deep learning at UNIST AIGS (Ulsan, Korea) and at SungKyunKwan University (Seoul, Korea).**May 24, 2023**. The deadline for our ICML 2023 workshop on duality principles for modern ML has been extended until May 29th, anywhere on earth.**April 7, 2023**. The call for papers for our ICML 2023 workshop on duality principles for modern ML is out now!**April 1, 2023**. I got promoted, and am now a tenured research scientist at RIKEN. Thanks to all my collaborators who made this possible!**Mar 17, 2023**. Our workshop on ‘Duality Principles in Modern Machine Learning’ got accepted at ICML 2023.**Mar 15 - 19, 2023**. I am visiting the Computer Vision Group at TU Munich.**Mar 11, 2023**. I will be at the joint Vietnam-Japan AI Workshop (*April 20 – April 22*), at AISTATS in Valencia (*April 25 – April 28*) and at ICLR in Kigali (*May 1 – May 5*). Please reach out if you want to meet up for a chat.**Mar 7, 2023**. I gave a talk at the Optimization and Machine Learning Systems Group, visiting Aurelien Lucci in Basel.**Feb 7, 2023**. I am giving talks on SAM as an Optimal Relaxation of Bayes at EPFL (March 10) and the Optimization and Machine Learning Workshop in Nuremberg (March 14).**Feb 6, 2023**. Got top reviewer award (top 10%) for AISTATS ‘23!**Jan 21, 2023**. Our paper on SAM as an Optimal Relaxation of Bayes got accepted at ICLR 2023 (notable top-5%).**Jan 20, 2023**. Our paper on The Lie-Group Bayesian Learning Rule is accepted at AISTATS 2023.**Dec 15, 2022**. I gave a talk on SAM as an Optimal Relaxation of Bayes at the Optimization, Systems and Control Group at KU Leuven.**Oct 31, 2022**. I’ll be giving talks on Nov 1st, 10:50 - 11:40 JST in the ABI Team Seminar and on Dec 8th, 23:00 - 24:00 JST at the Mathematical Optimization Group in Tübingen. More talks to be announced soon!**Oct 5, 2022**. New preprint available: SAM as an Optimal Relaxation of Bayes!**Feb 11, 2022**. Outstanding reviewer award (top 10%) for AISTATS ‘22.**Dec 5, 2021**. We won both tracks of the NeurIPS competition on Approximate Inference in Bayesian Deep Learning! I will give a talk at the NeurIPS ‘21 competition track (Dec. 9th, 6pm GMT) and at the BDL workshop (Dec. 14th, 4:40pm GMT) on our solution.**Nov 8, 2021**. I have finally relocated to Tokyo! Please reach out if you are interested in collaborations or want to chat about machine learning.**Oct 15, 2021**. Got outstanding reviewer award (top 8%) for NeurIPS ‘21!**Oct 1, 2021**. Excited to be part of the Bayes-Duality project!**Sep 11, 2021**. Two new papers available.**Oct 20, 2020**. New homepage is online.**Aug 13, 2020**. I successfully defended my thesis and completed my PhD at TU Munich. Moving on, I am joining the Approximate Bayesian Inference Team in Tokyo as a postdoc!