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Winter Term 2020/21

The Institute for Statistics and Mathematics cordially invites everyone interested to attend the talks in our Research Seminar Series on Fridays at 9:00 am.

Online talks take place via MS Teams.
Join the team here.

A direct link to the respective stream can be found at each date. Please note that MS Teams requires either the desktop/mobile app or one of the browsers Edge or Chrome.

Schedule

  • October 16, 2020
    // 9:00-10:30 // online talk
    Alejandra Avalos-Pacheco (Harvard-MIT Center for Regulatory Science, Harvard Medical School and Department of Data Science of Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, USA):
    Factor regression for dimensionality reduction and data integration techniques with applications to cancer data
    > Abstract
    > Paper
    > Slides
    [Host: Sylvia Frühwirth-Schnatter]
     

  • October 23, 2020
    // 9:00-10:30 // online talk - link to stream on MS Teams
    Klaus Nordhausen (Institute of Statistics and Mathematical Methods in Economics, research group Computational Statistics (CSTAT), TU Wien):
    Blind Source Separation for Spatial Data
    > Abstract
    > Paper
    [Host: Bettina Grün]

  • November 6, 2020
    // 9:00-10:30 // TC.5.03 (max. occupancy: 32)
    Hannes Leeb (Department of Statistics and Operations Research, University of Vienna)
    [Host: Kory Johnson]
    on-campus talk + streaming online (tbc)

  • November 11, 2020 - Wednesday evening
    // 17:30-19:00 // online talk
    Igor Cialenco (Department of Applied Mathematics, Illinois Institute of Technology, USA)
    [Host: Birgit Rudloff]

  • available: November 20, 2020
    // 9:00-10:30 // TC.3.21
    (max. occupancy: 31)

  • November 27, 2020
    // 9:00-10:30 // online talk
    Konstantin Posch (Department of Statistics, University of Klagenfurt)
    [Host: Sylvia Frühwirth-Schnatter]

  • December 4, 2020
    // 9:00-10:30 // TC.3.21 (max. occupancy: 31)
    Irene Monasterolo (Institute for Ecological Economics, WU Wien)
    [Host: Rüdiger Frey]
    on-campus talk + streaming online (tbc)

  • December 9, 2020 - Wednesday evening
    // 17:30-19:00 // online talk
    Johanna G. Nešlehová (Department of Mathematics and Statistics, McGill University, Canada)
    [Host: Rüdiger Frey]

  • available: December 18, 2020 / 9:00-10:30 / TC.3.21 (max. occupancy: 31)

  • available: January 8, 2021 / 9:00-10:30 / TC.3.21 (max. occupancy: 31)

  • January 15, 2021 - online talk
    Tilmann Gneiting
    (Heidelberg Institute for Theoretical Studies (HITS gGmbH) and Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT)):
    Isotonic Distributional Regression (IDR): Leveraging Monotonicity, Uniquely So!
    > Abstract
    > Paper
    [Host: Tobias Fissler]

  • January 22, 2021
    // 9:00-10:30 // TC.4.01 (max. occupancy: 31)
    Christa Cuchiero (Department of Statistics and Operations Research, University of Vienna)
    [Host: Rüdiger Frey]
    on-campus talk + streaming online (tbc)

  • January 29, 2021
    // 9:00-10:30 // TC.3.21 (max. occupancy: 31)
    Immanuel M. Bomze (Department of Statistics and Operations Research, University of Vienna)
    [Host: Birgit Rudloff]
    on-campus talk + streaming online (tbc)

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Contact:
Katrin Artner

katrin.artner@wu.ac.at
T: +43 1 31 336 4469