|Day 0: Wednesday, May 16|
|8:45 – 9:00|
|9:00 – 9:15||9:00 – 16:00:
|9:15 – 16:00||Lecturer: Uwe Ehret (http://hyd.iwg.kit.edu/english/Staff_Ehret.php)|
|Introduction to the basic concepts and terms of Information Theory: Information, Uncertainty, Shannon Entropy, Mutual Information, Joint Entropy, Conditional Information, Kullback-Leibler divergence, Cross Entropy.
The tutorial will be a mixture of presentation and hands-on examples (no computer needed).
We will also briefly discuss the connection of Bayesian approaches and Information Theory, and some concepts of Data-based Learning (Curse of Dimensionality)
|Day 3: Saturday, May 19|
|Coffee & Greetings||8:45 – 9:00|
|Workshop Summary||9:00 – 9:30|
|Breakout Discussion Groups||9:30 – 10:30|
|Topic: What are barriers to practical applications of IT concepts and how to overcome them?|
|10:30 – 10:45|
|Reports from Breakout Groups||10:45 – 11:15|
|Plenum Discussion||11:15 – 12:00|
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