Wednesday, November 07, 2012

NYCE (New York Computer Science and Economics Day) Announcement

I was asked to post the following:

We are pleased to announce that NYCE 2012, the fifth annual New York
Computer Science and Economics Day, will be held in New York City on
Monday, December 3rd.

** General Information
The goal of NYCE is to bring together researchers from the larger New
York metropolitan area interested in computer science, economics,
marketing, and business. This year, our organizing theme is ``The
Economics of Big Data, Information, and Privacy.''

NYCE features both invited talks and shorter contributed talks and
posters (see below for details). This year, our invited speakers are
Alessandro Acquisti (CMU), Moshe Babaioff (Microsoft Research), Tim
Roughgarden (Stanford), Michael Schwarz (Google), and Catherine Tucker

NYCE 2012 will be held at the Simons Foundation on December 3rd, from
9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

For more information, please go to our website:

** Contributed Talks and Posters
Students are invited to present their work in the form of posters or
short (10 minute) talks on any subject of interest to the NYCE
community; these include (but are not limited to) theoretical,
modeling, algorithmic, and empirical work on advertising and marketing
based on search, user-generated content, social networks, or other
means of monetizing the Internet. If you are interested in presenting
your work at NYCE, simply submit an abstract by Thursday, November 8th
(3 days after the STOC deadline).

** Registration
Advance registration (free, thanks to our generous sponsors) is now
open. You can register at until November
20th. After that date, on-site registration is available for a fee of

-- Dirk Bergemann, Sham Kakade, Nitish Korula, and Aaron Roth.

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