conference schedule

friday 20 may

8:30 Light breakfast

Chair : Jim Berger

9:00-9:40 Sir Bernard Silverman | Nottingham
Statistics and The Fight Against Modern Slavery and
Human Trafficking

9:40 Chris Jennison | Bath
Sequential and adaptive designs

Chair : Linda Zhao

12:20-13:00 Lunch buffet

 Chair : Debashis Paul

15:00-15:20 Tea

Chair : Ed George

17:20 Transition to banquet | Invitation only

saturday 21 may

8:30 Light breakfast

Chair : Nancy Reid

10:00 – 10:30 Tea

Chair : Jane-Ling Wang

 Lunch buffet 12:20-13:00

Chair : Alexei Onatskiy

Chair : Dave Donoho

14:30 Naomi Altman | Penn State U
Reproducibility, Evidence and Experimental Design
15:00 Marta Sanz-Solé | U Barcelona
Anisotropic random fields: hitting probabilities

15:30-15:40 Tea

Chair : Sasha Tsybakov

15:40 Tony Cai | Wharton | U Penn
Minimax and Adaptive Estimation under
Nonstatistical Constraints

16:20 Oleg Lepski | Aix-Marseille Uni
Minimax estimation of nonlinear functionals
17:00 Peter Bickel | UC Berkeley
Independence and functional dependence

Chair : Zongming Ma

17:30 Iain Johnstone

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