Schedule:

The workshop took place on June 23, 2016 from 8:30 to 17:00 in the ICML workshop rooms at Crown Plaza, Times Square.

08:30 - 08:40

Welcome and introduction by the organizers

08:40 - 09:20

Nicolas Boumal (Princeton University):
“Optimization on Manifolds” (slides)

09:20 - 10:00

Laura Balzano (University of Michigan, Ann Arbor):

"Subspace Learning by Incremental Gradient Descent on the Grassmannian" (slides)

10:00 - 10:30

Coffee break

10:30 - 11:10

Gregory S. Chirikjian (Johns Hopkins University):
“Learning and Lie Groups” (slides)

11:15 - 11:55

Tom Fletcher (University of Utah):
“Bayesian Geodesic Models for Regression and Dimensionality Reduction on Riemannian Manifolds” (slides)

12:00 - 13:30

Lunch break

13:30 - 14:10

Katherine St. John (City University of New York):
"Dimensionality Reduction on Treespaces"

14:15 - 14:55

Mikhail Belkin (Ohio State University):
"
Eigenvectors of orthogonally decomposable functions: theory and applications" (slides)

15:00 - 15:30

Coffee break (poster session starts)

15:30 - 15:50

Poster session

15:55 - 16:35

Stephen Marsland (Massey University):
"Principal Autoparallel Analysis: Data Analysis in Weitzenbock Space" (slides)


Closing remarks by the organizers