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The Ladder: A Reliable Leaderboard for Machine Learning Competitions
Avrim Blum and Moritz Hardt
Proceedings of the 32nd International Conference on Machine Learning (ICML-15), 2015


Variational Dropout and the Local Reparameterization Trick
Avrim Blum, Nika Haghtalab and Ariel D. Procaccia
Advances in Neural Information Processing Systems 28, 2015


Learning Optimal Commitment to Overcome Insecurity
Avrim Blum, Nika Haghtalab and Ariel D. Procaccia
Advances in Neural Information Processing Systems 27, 2014


Active Learning and Best-Response Dynamics
Christopher Berlind, Avrim Blum, Emma Cohen, Kaushik Patnaik, Le Song and Maria-Florina Balcan
Advances in Neural Information Processing Systems 27, 2014


Learning Mixtures of Ranking Models
Pranjal Awasthi, Avrim Blum, Or Sheffet and Aravindan Vijayaraghavan
Advances in Neural Information Processing Systems 27, 2014


Exploiting Ontology Structures and Unlabeled Data for Learning
Avrim Blum, Yishay Mansour and Maria-Florina Balcan
Proceedings of the 30th International Conference on Machine Learning (ICML-13), 2013


Trading off Mistakes and Don't-Know Predictions
Amin Sayedi, Morteza Zadimoghaddam and Avrim Blum
Advances in Neural Information Processing Systems 23, 2010


Tracking Dynamic Sources of Malicious Activity at Internet Scale
Shobha Venkataraman, Avrim Blum, Dawn Song, Subhabrata Sen and Oliver Spatscheck
Advances in Neural Information Processing Systems 22, 2009


From External to Internal Regret
Avrim Blum and Yishay Mansour
Journal of Machine Learning Research, 2007


On a theory of learning with similarity functions
Maria-florina Balcan and Avrim Blum
Proceedings of the 23th International Conference on Machine Learning (ICML-06), 2006


Semi-supervised learning using randomized mincuts
Avrim Blum, John D. Lafferty, Mugizi R. Rwebangira and Rajashekar Reddy
Proceedings of the 21st International Conference on Machine Learning (ICML-04), 2004


Co-Training and Expansion: Towards Bridging Theory and Practice
Maria-florina Balcan, Avrim Blum and Ke Yang
Advances in Neural Information Processing Systems 17, 2004


Preference Elicitation and Query Learning
Avrim Blum, Jeffrey C. Jackson, Tuomas Sandholm and Martin Zinkevich
Journal of Machine Learning Research, 2004


Planning in the Presence of Cost Functions Controlled by an Adversary
H. B. Mcmahan, Geoffrey J. Gordon and Avrim Blum
Proceedings of the 20th International Conference on Machine Learning (ICML-03), 2003