Program > Invited Sessions

Sir David R. Cox
President’s Invited Address
Sir David R. Cox
Nuffield College, Oxford, UK
"Statistical Analysis: Current Position and Future Prospects"
Monday, August 1, 4:00 p.m.
Roger W. Hoerl
Deming Lecture
Roger W. Hoerl
GE Global Research
"The World Is Calling; Should We Answer?"
Tuesday, August 2, 4:00 p.m.
Nancy L. Geller
ASA Presidential Address
Nancy L. Geller
Office of Biostat Research
"Statistics: An All-Encompassing Discipline"
Tuesday, August 2, 8:00 p.m.
C.F. Jeff Wu
COPSS Fisher Lecture
C.F. Jeff Wu
Georgia Institute of Technology
"Post-Fisherian Experimentation: from Physical to Virtual"
Wednesday, August 3, 4:00 p.m.

IMS Special Lectures

Peter Hall
IMS Presidential Address
Peter Hall
The University of Melbourne and UC Davis
Monday, August 1, 8:00 p.m.
Gregory F. Lawler
Wald Lecture Series: Random Walks from Statistical Physics
Gregory F. Lawler
University of Chicago
-Random Walks: Simple and Self-Avoiding
Tuesday, August 2, 4:00 p.m.

-Two Dimensions and Conformal Invariance
Wednesday, August 2, 2:00 p.m
-What Do We Know About the Schramm-Loewner Evolution?
Thursday, August 4, 10:30 a.m.
Michael I. Jordan
Neyman Lecture
Michael I. Jordan
University of California, Berkeley
"Applied Bayesian Nonparametrics"
Monday, August 1, 8:30 a.m.
Qi-Man Shao
IMS Medallion Lecture I
Qi-Man Shao
Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
"Stein’s Method"
Sunday, July 31, 4:00 p.m.
Jianqing Fan
IMS Medallion Lecture II
Jianqing Fan
Princeton University
"A Journey to Ultrahigh Dimensional Space"
Monday, August 1, 10:30 a.m.
Sylvia Richardson
IMS Medallion Lecture III
Sylvia Richardson
Imperial College
"Recent Developments in Bayesian Methods for Discovering Regression Structures: Applications in the Health Sciences"
Tuesday, August 2, 10:30 a.m.
Michael A. Newton
IMS Medallion Lecture IV
Michael A. Newton
University of Wisconsin, Madison
"Connecting Experimental Data on Genes with Functional Information"
Wednesday, August 3, 8:30 a.m.
IMS Medallion Lecture V
Chris Holmes
University of Oxford
"Loss, Actions, Decisions: Bayesian Analysis in High-Throughput Genomics"
Wednesday, August 3, 10:30 a.m.

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