**November 2017:**I’ll be an area chair for AISTATS 2018.**September 2017:**Months of work finally coming together at the 1st Deep Learning Indaba, in Johannesburg.**August 2017:**Giving the UAI2017 Tutorial on Deep Generative Models.**August 2017:**Organising the ICML2017 Workshop on Implicit Generative Models.**June 2017:**Speaking at the Sheffield Machine Learning Group retreat on ‘Observations and Inspirations: Mutual Inspirations between Cognitive and Statistical Sciences’.**May 2017:**Speaking at the Gatsby-Kakenhi workshop on ‘Plausible Reasoning in Artificial Agents’.**January 2017:**I’ll be an area chair for ICML 2017 and NIPS 2017.**December 2016**: Will be discussing 4 papers at NIPS 2016.**August 2016:**I’ll be speaking at the NIPS 2016 Workshop on Bayesian Deep Learning.**August 2016:**I’ll be an area chair for ICLR 2017.**August 2016:**I gave a tutorial at the 2016 Deep Learning Summer School in Montreal on ‘Building Machines that Imagine and Reason: Principles and Applications of Deep Generative Models’.**June 2016:**With David Blei and Rajesh Ranganath, we’ll be giving a tutorial at NIPS 2016 entitled ‘Variational Inference: Foundations and Modern Methods’.**March 2016:**I am one of the organisers of the ICML 2016 Workshop on Data-efficient Machine Learning.**August 2015:**I am one of the organisers of the the NIPS 2015 Workshop on Advances in Approximate Inference.**January 2015:**I’ll be an Area Chair for NIPS 2015.**September 2014:**We’ll be at NIPS to discuss our paper on ‘Semi-supervised learning with Deep Generative Models’.**August 2014:**I am one of the organisers of the NIPS 2014 Workshop on Advances in Variational Inference.**June 2014:**I gave a talk at ICML in Beijing on our paper on ‘Stochastic Backpropagation and Approximate Inference in Deep Generative Models’.**…**