The Machine Learning Summer School 2016

Continuing the tradition of Machine Learning Summer Schools, this year’s summer school is going to be held at the Universidad Católica San Pablo, in Arequipa, Perú, from 2-13th August, 2016.

The MLSS is a course offered to graduate students, researchers and professionals. The courses consists of lectures by respected researchers who come from the industry as well as from academia. The lectures will touch several fundamental as well as advanced concepts related to, but not limited to, machine learning, data analysis and inference. There will also be tutorials, which will concentrate on the practical aspect of machine learning.

Arequipa is a touristic and important Peruvian city located in the south part of the country. It is known as the "White City" because of its colonial buildings made of ashlar, and famous for its exquisite cuisine. The colonial downtown was declared in 2000 as a Historical Heritage of Humanity, and houses the convent of Santa Catalina (the only one in the world made as a citadel). In Arequipa it is located the Colca Canyon, the third deepest one in the world, an spectacular view only 165 km away. Arequipa is adjacent to Cusco, the ancient capital of the Inca Empire, home of the famous citadel of Machu Picchu (one of the seven new wonders of the world).

News and Announcements

Important dates

Application system opens: 1 March
Student application deadline (extended): 20 May 30 May.
Admission notification by: 15 June

Letters of reference
Please ensure that your letter of reference is submitted before 5th June, 2016.

Travel to Colca Canyon
For travel to Colca Canyon please follow this information . Concentration point in this link