To finish this blog post I would like to thank the people that helped through comments and discussions during the writing of the various papers composing the thesis above. I would like to thank (in alphabetical order) Christof Angermueller, Yoshua Bengio, Phil Blunsom, Yutian Chen, Roger Frigola, Shane Gu, Alex Kendall, Yingzhen Li, Rowan McAllister, Carl Rasmussen, Ilya Sutskever, Gabriel Synnaeve, Nilesh Tripuraneni, Richard Turner, Oriol Vinyals, Adrian Weller, Mark van der Wilk, Yan Wu, and many other reviewers for their helpful comments and discussions. I would further like to thank my collaborators Rowan McAllister, Carl Rasmussen, Richard Turner, Mark van der Wilk, and my supervisor Zoubin Ghahramani.
13. Include a title on your proposal. I'm amazed at how often the title is left for the end of the student's writing and then somehow forgotten when the proposal is prepared for the committee. A good proposal has a good title and it is the first thing to help the reader begin to understand the nature of your work. Use it wisely! Work on your title early in the process and revisit it often. It's easy for a reader to identify those proposals where the title has been focused upon by the student. Preparing a good title means: