ISIT 2012 : day 1

I didn’t do such a great job of taking notes this time, but I went to a number of talks today. Maybe Max will blog too.

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ISIT 2012 : ah the memories

I am at MIT for ISIT 2012. All of the sessions are in the the student center (W20) and in Kresge, so I am having serious flashbacks to my days of doing theater as an undergrad. Also some vague flashbacks to sneaking into sessions at ISIT 1998. I think I saw Jack Wolf give a great talk on group testing in W20-407 back then.

The program feels pretty packed this year – 9 parallel sessions! I will blog about some of the talks, but as usual I may not be super timely. Perhaps there is a Twitter hashtag for ISIT, but honestly, how many information theorists use Twitter?