Talks

Overview of talks I gave. The list includes plenary talks and invited talks at conferences and workshops, talks at industry labs, and talks in research seminars.

Selected talks

Plenary and keynote

  • Mar 2016, German Day on Computational Game Theory, RWTH Aachen, Germany, Algorithms Against Anarchy, joint work w/ Thomas Kesselheim
  • Dec 2015, Algorithmic Game Theory Workshop, Hausdorff Center for Mathematics, Bonn, Germany, Truthful Outcomes from Non-Truthful Position Auctions, joint work w/ Felix Fischer and David C. Parkes

Industry

  • Oct 2015, Google Research, Mountain View, CA, Truthful Outcomes from Non-Truthful Position Auctions, joint work w/ Felix Fischer and David Parkes
  • Oct 2015, Facebook Research, Menlo Park, CA, Truthful Outcomes from Non-Truthful Position Auctions, joint work w/ Felix Fischer and David Parkes
  • Mar 2014, Google Research, Mountain View, CA, The Performance of Deferred-Acceptance Auctions, joint work w/ Vasilis Gkatzelis and Tim Roughgarden
  • Feb 2014, Microsoft Research, Cambridge, UK, The Performance of Deferred-Acceptance Auctions, joint work w/ Vasilis Gkatzelis and Tim Roughgarden
  • Oct 2012, Microsoft Research, New York, NY, Payment Rules through Discriminant-Based Classifiers, joint work w/ Felix Fischer, Pichayut Jirapinho, John Lai, Ben Lubin, David C. Parkes
  • Oct 2012, Google Engineering, Zurich, Switzerland, Network-based Spam Detection, joint work w/ Radu Jurca

Research seminars

  • Mar 2017 (planned), University of St. Gallen, Department of Economics, Posted Prices, Smoothness, and Combinatorial Prophet Inequalities, w/ Michal Feldman, Thomas Kesselheim, Brendan Lucier
  • February 2017 (planned), Warwick University, Department of Computer Science, DIMAP Seminar, Best-Response Dynamics in Combinatorial Auctions with Item Bidding, w/ Thomas Kesselheim
  • February 2017 (planned), University of Glasgow, Department of Economics, Glasgow Microtheory Seminar, Posted Prices, Smoothness, and Combinatorial Prophet Inequalities, w/ Michal Feldman, Thomas Kesselheim, Brendan Lucier
  • Apr 2016, TU Berlin, Department of Mathematics, Welfare Guarantees for Sequential Posted Pricing, based on joint w/ Michal Feldman, Thomas Kesselheim, Brendan Lucier
  • Mar 2016, London School of Economics, Department of Mathematics, Truthful Outcomes from Non-Truthful Position Auctions, joint work w/ Felix Fischer and David Parkes
  • Mar 2016, ETH Zürich, Department of Computer Science, Truthful Outcomes from Non-Truthful Position Auctions, joint work w/ Felix Fischer and David Parkes
  • Oct 2015, University of Zürich, Department of Computer Science, Truthful Outcomes from Non-Truthful Position Auctions, joint work w/ Felix Fischer and David Parkes
  • Oct 2015, ETH Zürich, Department of Computer Science, Algorithms Against Anarchy, based on joint work w/ Thomas Kesselheim
  • Aug 2015, Max-Planck Institute for Informatics, Saarbrücken, Algorithms as Mechanisms: The Price of Anarchy of Relax and Round, joint work w/ Thomas Kesselheim and Eva Tardos
  • Feb 2015, University of St. Gallen, Department of Economics, Heuristic Mechanism Design, based on joint work w/ Felix Fischer, Pichayut Jirapinho, John Lai, Ben Lubin, David C. Parkes
  • Jan 2015, Maastricht University, Department of Economics, Frontiers in Algorithmic Mechanism Design, joint work w/ Thomas Kesselheim and Eva Tardos
  • Dec 2014, Hausdorff Center for Mathematics, Bonn, Frontiers in Algorithmic Mechanism Design, joint work w/ Thomas Kesselheim and Eva Tardos
  • Nov 2014, Oxford University, Department of Computer Science, Algorithms as Mechanisms: The Price of Anarchy of Relax and Round, joint work w/ Thomas Kesselheim and Eva Tardos
  • Nov 2014, Cambridge University, Department of Mathematics, Algorithms as Mechanisms: The Price of Anarchy of Relax and Round, joint work w/ Thomas Kesselheim and Eva Tardos
  • Jun 2014, London School of Economics, Department of Mathematics, Matching Markets with Budgets, based on joint work w/ Monika Henzinger, Ingmar Weber
  • Mar 2014, Stanford University, Department of Economics, Payment Rules from Discriminant-Based Classifiers, joint work w/ Felix Fischer, Pichayut Jirapinho, John Lai, Ben Lubin, David C. Parkes
  • Mar 2014, Caltech, Department of Computer Science, Payment Rules from Discriminant-Based Classifiers, joint work w/ Felix Fischer, Pichayut Jirapinho, John Lai, Ben Lubin, David C. Parkes
  • Feb 2014, Stanford University, Department of Computer Science, Valuation Compressions in VCG-Based Combinatorial Auctions, joint work w/ Monika Henzinger and Martin Starnberger
  • Nov 2013, Stanford University, Department of Computer Science, Payment Rules from Discriminant-Based Classifiers, joint work w/ Felix Fischer, Pichayut Jirapinho, John Lai, Ben Lubin, David C. Parkes
  • Oct 2013, UC Berkeley, Department of Computer Science, Expressiveness and Robustness of First-Price Position Auctions, joint work w/ Felix Fischer, David C. Parkes
  • Jun 2013, Cornell University, Department of Computer Science, Expressiveness and Robustness of First-Price Position Auctions, joint work w/ Felix Fischer, David C. Parkes
  • Jun 2012, Cambridge University, Department of Mathematics, Valuation Compressions in VCG-Based Combinatorial Auctions, joint work w/ Monika Henzinger and Martin Starnberger
  • May 2012, EPFL, Department of Computer Science, Payment Rules from Discriminant-Based Classifiers, joint work w/ Felix Fischer, Pichayut Jirapinho, John Lai, Ben Lubin, David C. Parkes
  • Aug 2010, Harvard University, Department of Computer Science, Simplicity-Expressiveness Tradeoffs in Mechanism Design, joint work w/ Felix Fischer, David C. Parkes

Conferences and workshops

  • Jan 2016, SODA’17, Barcelona, Spain, Best-Response Dynamics in Combinatorial Auctions with Item Bidding, joint work w/ Thomas Kesselheim
  • Jul 2016, EC’16, Maastricht, Netherlands, Truthful Outcomes from Non-Truthful Position Auctions, joint work w/ Felix Fischer and David C. Parkes
  • Jun 2016, Highlights of Algorithms, Paris, France, Algorithms as Mechanisms: The Price of Anarchy of Relax and Round, joint work w/ Thomas Kesselheim and Eva Tardos
  • Jul 2015, ISMP’15, Pittsburgh, PA, Valuation Compressions in VCG-Based Combinatorial Auctions, joint work w/ Monika Henzinger and Martin Starnberger
  • Jul 2015, EC’15, Portland, OR, Algorithms as Mechanisms: The Price of Anarchy of Relax and Round, joint work w/ Thomas Kesselheim and Eva Tardos
  • Sep 2015, OR’15, Vienna, Austria, The Performance of Deferred-Acceptance Auctions, joint work w/ Vasilis Gkatezelis and Tim Roughgarden
  • Jul 2015, EC’14, Palo Alto, CA, Expressiveness and Robustness of First-Price Position Auctions, joint work w/ Felix Fischer and David C. Parkes