Workshop2013

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International Workshop

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Recent advances in statistical inference: theory and case studies

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Padova - March 21-23, 2013 Department of Statistical Sciences University of Padova, Italy

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The meeting will be an informal opportunity to exchange new ideas and thoughts on recent and ongoing research in both Bayesian methodology and modern likelihood inference, with a view to the discussion of case studies. The meeting will take place at the Department of Statistical Sciences, Via C. Battisti 241, Padova, 21-23 March 2013. The intention is to have a moderate number of invited talks at the workshop, to allow good time for presentation and discussion. The workshop is by invitation only, and no registration fee is required.

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CONFERENCE PROGRAM   

For the pdf.file of the conference program, please follow this link.

For the pdf.file of the Book of Abstracts, please follow this link.

The meeting will take place in:

Social and Gala Dinner will take place in:

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INVITED TALKS   

Alan Agresti - Department of Statistics, University of Florida
Discussants:  Giovanni Marchetti   (University of Firenze, Italy), Luigi Pace   (University of Udine, Italy)
 
Susie Bayarri - Department of Statistics, University of Valencia
Discussants: Guido Consonni   (University Cattolica Milano, Italy), Manuel Mendoza   (ITAM, Mexico)
 
Jim Berger - Department of Statistical Science, Duke University
Discussants: Gauri Datta  (University of Georgia, USA), Fulvio De Santis  (University La Sapienza, Roma, Italy)
 
Matteo Bottai - Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm
Discussants: Alessandra Brazzale   (University of Padova, Italy), Alessio Farcomeni  (University La Sapienza, Roma, Italy)
 
Eva Cantoni - Research Center for Statistics and Dept. of Economics, University of Geneve
Discussant: Ioannis Kosmidis   (University College London, UK)
 
Noel Cressie - University of Wollongong (Australia) and The Ohio State University
Discussants: Monica Musio  (University of Cagliari, Italy), Cristiano Varin (University Ca' Foscari, Venezia, Italy)
 
Philip Dawid - Statistical Laboratory, University of Cambridge
Discussants: Fabio Corradi   (University of Firenze, Italy), Paolo Vidoni  (University of Udine, Italy)
 
Francesca Dominici - Department of Biostatistics, Harvard
"Bayesian effect estimation accounting for adjustment uncertainty"
Discussants: Carlo Berzuini   (University of Cambridge, UK), Isa Verdinelli  (University La Sapienza, Roma, Italy)
 
David Dunson - Department of Statistical Science, Duke University
Discussants: Peter Mueller  (University Station, Austin, USA), Mike Wiper (University Carlos III Madrid, Spain)
 
Livio Finos - Department of Statistical Sciences, University of Padova
Discussant: Adriano Decarli  (University of Milano, Italy)
 
Ed George - Department of Statistics, University of Pennsylvania
Discussants: Roberto Casarin   (University Ca' Foscari, Venezia, Italy), Siva Sivaganesan   (University of Cincinnati, USA)
 
Eduardo Gutiérrez-Pena - Department of Probability and Statistics, IIMAS, UNAM, México
Discussants: Elias Moreno  (University of Granada, Spain), Piero Veronese   (University Bocconi Milano, Italy)
 
Christian Robert - Ceremade, Université Paris-Dauphine
Discussants: Stefano Cabras  (University of Cagliari, Italy), Francesco Pauli  (University of Trieste, Italy)
 
Thomas Severini - Department of Statistics, Northwestern University
Discussants: Brunero Liseo  (University La Sapienza, Roma, Italy), Nicola Sartori  (University of Padova, Italy)
 
Ib Skovgaard - Department of Natural Sciences, University of Copenhagen
"Tests for fixed effects in mixed linear models and repeated measurement models"
Discussants: Ruggero Bellio  (University of Udine, Italy), Luca Tardella  (University La Sapienza, Roma, Italy)
 
Aad Van der Vaart - Mathematical Institute, Leiden University
Discussants: Sonia Petrone   (University Bocconi Milano, Italy),  Judith Rousseau   (University Paris Dauphine, France)
 
Laura Ventura - Department of Statistical Sciences, University of Padova
Discussant: Dongchu Sun  (University of Missouri, USA)

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Names of co-authors will appear in the final program.

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DEADLINES: Deadline for manuscript submission: January 20, 2013. 

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CONFERENCE VENUE 

The meeting will take place in Padova:

Social and Gala Dinner will take place in:

How to reach Padova: for travel information, please follow this link.    

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ACCOMODATION 

Please, follow this link (see also Map).  

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Padova

ORGANIZERS  SCIENTIFIC AND ORGANIZING TEAM

Laura Ventura (ventura@stat.unipd.it)

Walter Racugno (racugno@unica.it)  

ORGANIZING SECRETARIAT

Patrizia Piacentini (segrorg@stat.unipd.it)

WORKSHOP FUNDS

"Modern Bayesian and frequentist inference: case studies in biostatistics"

(Progetto di Ateneo 2011, University of Padova, P.I. Laura Ventura)

"On the use of advanced statistical techniques in medical research"

(Progetto di Eccellenza Cariparo 2011, Padova, P.I. Laura Ventura)  

PATRONAGE

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