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281 Tue, 7/31/2018, 8:30 AM - 10:20 AM CC-East 16
Clustering with Mixtures: Towards Emerging Data Types — Invited Papers
The Classification Society, SSC, Section on Statistical Computing
Organizer(s): Paul McNicholas, McMaster University
Chair(s): Brian C Franczak, MacEwan University
8:35 AM On the Role of Transformations in Finite Mixture Modeling

Volodymyr Melnykov, University of Alabama
9:00 AM Variable Selection for Mixed Data Clustering: Application in Human Population Genomics

Mohammed Sedki, Paris-Sud University
9:25 AM A Bayesian Approach for Clustering Skewed Data Using Mixtures of Multivariate Normal-Inverse Gaussian Distributions

Sanjeena Dang, Binghamton University (SUNY)
9:50 AM Discussant: Jeffrey L Andrews, University of British Columbia Okanagan
10:15 AM Floor Discussion