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274 * Tue, 7/31/2018, 8:30 AM - 10:20 AM CC-West 110
Random Forests in Big Data, Machine Learning and Statistics — Invited Papers
Section on Statistical Learning and Data Science, Section on Nonparametric Statistics, Section on Statistical Computing, SSC
Organizer(s): Ruoqing Zhu, University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
Chair(s): Yifan Cui, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
8:35 AM Standard Errors and Confidence Intervals for Variable Importance in Random Forest Regression, Classification, and Survival

Hemant Ishwaran, University of Miami
8:55 AM Random Forests for Big Data

Jean-Michel Poggi, LMO, University Paris Sud; Robin Genuer, ISPED, Univ. Bordeaux ; Nathalie Villa-Vialaneix, MIA-T, INRA of Toulouse; Christine Tuleau-Malot , University Nice, CNRS, LJAD
9:15 AM Distributional Trees and Forests

Lisa Schlosser, University of Innsbruck; Torsten Hothorn, University of Zurich; Reto Stauffer, University of Innsbruck; Achim Zeileis, University of Innsbruck
9:35 AM Beyond the Bagg: Consistent Importance Intervals for Random Forest Predictors
Lucas Mentch, University of Pittsburgh; Giles Hooker, Cornell University
9:55 AM On the Asymptotics of Tree-Based Survival Models

Ruoqing Zhu, University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign; Yifan Cui, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; Michael Kosorok, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; Mai Zhou, University of Kentucky
10:15 AM Floor Discussion