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Summer Term 2021

The Institute for Statistics and Mathematics cordially invites everyone interested to attend the talks in our Research Seminar Series.

Online talks take place via Zoom. A direct link will be posted at each date. 
While it is possible to join a Zoom meeting directly from the browser, it is recommended to download the Zoom desktop or mobile app.
Members of WU may find more information here and download/sign in to Zoom here.

Schedule:

  • Wednesday, March 10, 2021
    // 18:15-19:45 // online talk - link to Zoom meeting
    Max H. Farrell (Booth School of Business, University of Chicago, USA):
    Deep Neural Networks for Estimation and Inference
    > Abstract
    > Paper 1, Paper 2
    [Host: Sylvia Frühwirth-Schnatter]
     

  • ++ AVAILABLE ++: Wednesday, March 17, 2021
    // 18:15-19:45 //
    online talk
     

  • Wednesday, March 24, 2021
    // 18:15-19:45 //
    online talk
    Peter Hoff (Department of Statistical Science, Duke University, USA):
    An Empirical Bayes Framework for Improving Frequentist Multigroup Inference
    > Abstract
    > Articles & Software
    [Host: Kurt Hornik]
     

  • Wednesday, April 7, 2021
    // 18:15-19:45 //
    online talk
    Luitgard A. M. Veraart (Department of Mathematics, London School of Economics and Political Science)
    [Host: Rüdiger Frey]
     

  • Wednesday, April 14, 2021
    // 18:15-19:45 //
    online talk
    Brad Efron and Balasubramanian Narasimhan (both: Department of Statistics, Stanford University, USA):
    The Automatic Construction of Bootstrap Confidence Intervals
    [Host: Kurt Hornik]
     

  • Wednesday, April 28, 2021
    // 18:15-19:45 //
    online talk
    Ronnie Sircar (Operations Research & Financial Engineering (ORFE), DepartmentPrinceton University, USA)
    [Host: Birgit Rudloff]
     

  • Friday, May 7, 2021
    // 09:00-10:30 //
    TC.3.21 Hörsaal (60 U)
    Ulrike Schneider (Institute of Statistics and Mathematical Methods in Economics, TU Wien)
    [Host: Sylvia Frühwirth-Schnatter]
     

  • Friday, May 21, 2021
    // 09:00-10:30 //
    TC.3.21 Hörsaal (60 U)
    Matthias Scherer (Department of Mathematics, Technical University of Munich)
    [Host: Rüdiger Frey]
     

  • Friday, May 28, 2021
    // 09:00-10:30 //
    TC.3.21 Hörsaal (60 U)
    Arne Bathke (Research Group Statistics and Probability, University of Salzburg)
    [Host: Kurt Hornik]
     

  • Friday, June 18, 2021
    // 09:00-10:30 //
    TC.3.21 Hörsaal (60 U)
    Arnošt Komárek (Department of Probability and Mathematical Statistics, Charles University in Prague):
    Classification Based on Mixed Type Numeric, Ordinal and Binary Longitudinal Data
    [Host: Bettina Grün]
     

  • Friday, June 25, 2021
    // 09:00-10:30 //
    TC.3.21 Hörsaal (60 U)
    Siegfried Hörmann (Institute of Statistics, Graz University of Technology)
    [Host: Sylvia Frühwirth-Schnatter]

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