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292 Wed, 8/5/2020, 10:00 AM - 11:50 AM Virtual
Nonparametric and High-Dimensional Bayes: Uncertainty Quantification, Computation, and Posterior Contraction — Invited Papers
IMS, International Society for Bayesian Analysis (ISBA)
Organizer(s): Aad van der Vaart, Leiden University
Chair(s): Aad van der Vaart, Leiden University
10:05 AM Convergence Rates of Variational Bayes and Empirical Bayes: A Unified Analysis
Chao Gao, University of Chicago
10:30 AM Bayesian Trees Are Spatially Adaptive
Veronika Rockova, University of Chicago; Judith Rousseau, Oxford University
10:55 AM Posterior Convergence Rate and Sharp Minimaxity for Sparse Sequences
Ismaƫl Castillo, Sorbonne University
11:20 AM Discussant: Edward George, University of Pennsylvania
11:40 AM Floor Discussion