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543 ! Thu, 8/6/2020, 1:00 PM - 2:50 PM Virtual
SBSS Student Paper Competition I — Topic Contributed Papers
Section on Bayesian Statistical Science
Organizer(s): Surya T Tokdar, Duke University
Chair(s): Veronika Rockova, University of Chicago
1:05 PM A Hierarchical Expected Improvement Method for Bayesian Optimization
Zhehui Chen, Georgia Tech; Simon Mak, Duke University; Jeff Wu, ISyE, Georgia Tech
1:25 PM Statistical Inference in Mean-Field Variational Bayes
Wei Han; Yun Yang, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
1:45 PM Likelihood-Based Inference for Partially Observed Epidemics on Dynamic Networks
Fan Bu, Duke University; Allison E. Aiello, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; Jason Xu, Duke University; Alexander Volfovsky, Duke University
2:05 PM SBSS Student Paper Competition I
Bradley Hupf, Florida State University; Debajyoti Sinha, Florida State University; Eric Chicken, Florida State University; Greg Hajcak, Florida State University, Department of Psychology
2:25 PM GemBag: Group Estimation of Multiple Bayesian Graphical Models
Xinming Yang; Lingrui Gan, Facebook; Naveen Narisetty, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; Feng Liang, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
2:45 PM Floor Discussion