The ML-Retrospectives, Surveys & Meta-Analyses @ NeurIPS 2020 Workshop is about reflecting on machine learning research. This workshop is a new edition of the previous Retrospectives Workshops at NeurIPS’19 and ICML’20 respectively. While earlier the focus of the workshop was primarily on Retrospectives, this time the focus is on surveys & meta-analyses. The enormous scale of research in AI has led to a myriad of publications. Surveys & Meta-Analyses meet the need of taking a step back and looking at a sub-field as a whole to evaluate actual progress. However, we will also accept retrospectives.

The workshop will be held on December 11, 2020.

In conjunction with NeurIPS, the workshop will be held virtually. Please see our schedule for details.

Confirmed Speakers

Reza Shokri
Assistant Professor, NUS
Shakir Mohamed
Senior Staff Scientist, Deepmind
Adji Bousso Dieng
Research Scientist, Google AI
Lana Sinapayen
Founding Member, Sony CSL Kyoto
Kilian Q. Weinberger
Associate Professor, Cornell/ASAP
Shibani Santurkar
PhD Student, MIT
Maria De-Arteaga
Assistant Professor, UT Austin


We accept submissions through CMT in NeurIPS format which should be anonymized to remove any author related information. Submissions can be from any subfield of machine learning or related fields of interest to the NeurIPS community.

Deadline: 23rd October, 23:59 Anywhere on Earth. Accept/reject notification will be sent out on 30th October. No extensions possible.

Checkout our CFP for additional details.