Workshop on Machine Learning, Classification, and Related Methods on 12 January 2018

This workshop brings together several internationally renowned researchers in the areas of classification, machine learning, and related methods. Several state-of-the-art methods will be presented.



Arthur Tenenhaus (Laboratoire des Signaux et Systèmes, CentraleSupelec, Université Paris-Sud, France)
Structured data analysis with RGCCA (


Andre Martins  (Unbabel, Lisbon, Portugal and Instituto de Telecomunicacoes (IT), Instituto Superior Tecnico, Lisboa, Portugal)
From Softmax to Sparsemax: A Sparse Model of Attention and Multi-Label Classification (abstract)




Cajo ter Braak (Biometris, Wageningen University & Research, The Netherlands)
 L-shaped data, GLM(M) and double constrained correspondence analysis (abstract)


Alfred Hero (Dept. of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, The College of Engineering, The University of Michigan, USA)

Tensor Graphical Lasso (TeraLasso)




Erasmus University Rotterdam, Woudestein Campus
Location Tinbergen Building, H10-31

Directions to Erasmus University Rotterdam


To participate in this workshop, please register by sending an e-mail to


Participants are kindly requested to book their hotel themselves. Hotel Novotel Rotterdam Brainpark is within walking distance of the Woudestein Campus. Hotel Emma is located at the city center and is easily accessible by public transport. You can find more information here


  • Patrick J.F. Groenen (Econometric Institute, Erasmus University Rotterdam)
  • Gertjan van den Burg (Econometric Institute, Erasmus University Rotterdam)

More information

For more information please contact Anneke Kop or Gwendolyn Yung at