Current Seminar Series

Winter 2019

Date Event Speaker(s) Title Time Location
Jan 11 McGill Statistics Seminar Boxiang Wang Magic Cross-Validation Theory for Large-Margin Classification 15:30-16:30 BURN 1205
Jan 18 McGill Statistics Seminar Masoud Asgharian Singularities of the information matrix and longitudinal data with change points 15:30-16:30 BURN 1205
Jan 25 McGill Statistics Seminar Ying Cui Modern “Non”-Problems in Optimization: Applications to Statistics and Machine Learning 16:00-17:00 BURN 920
Feb 1 McGill Statistics Seminar Peter Orbanz Network models, sampling, and symmetry properties 15:30-16:30 BURN 1205
Feb 8 McGill Statistics Seminar Alireza Heidari Patient-Specific Finite Element Analysis of Human Heart: Mathematical and Statistical Opportunities and Challenges 15:30-16:30 BURN 1104
Feb 15 McGill Statistics Seminar Linbo Wang Causal Inference with Unmeasured Confounding: an Instrumental Variable Approach 15:30-16:30 BURN 1205
Feb 22 McGill Statistics Seminar Aaditya Ramdas Uniform, nonparametric, non-asymptotic confidence sequences 15:30-16:30 BURN 1205
Mar 1 McGill Statistics Seminar Jason Xu Statistical Inference for partially observed branching processes, with application to hematopoietic lineage tracking 15:30-16:30 BURN 1104
Mar 15 McGill Statistics Seminar Deniz Ustebay Hierarchical Bayesian Modelling for Wireless Cellular Networks 15:30-16:30 BURN 1205
Mar 22 McGill Statistics Seminar Andrew Gelman Challenges in Bayesian Computing 15:30-16:30 BURN 1104
Mar 29 McGill Statistics Seminar Nema Dean Introduction to Statistical Network Analysis 13:00-16:30 McIntyre 521
Apr 5 McGill Statistics Seminar Yanxun Xu Bayesian Estimation of Individualized Treatment-Response Curves in Populations with Heterogeneous Treatment Effects 15:30-16:30 BURN 1104
Apr 12 McGill Statistics Seminar Tianchen Qian Estimating Time-Varying Causal Excursion Effect in Mobile Health with Binary Outcomes 15:30-16:30 BURN 1205
Apr 26 McGill Statistics Seminar Jian Tang Graph Representation Learning and Applications 15:30-16:30 BURN 1205