Department of Mathematics and Statistics

International Conference on Advances in Interdisciplinary Statistics and Combinatorics - October 10-12, 2014

Workshop on Big Data, October 10, 2014

Please see Conference Program for the bios of the plenary speakers

Coordinator

Dr. Shanmugathasan Suthaharan
Department of Computer Science, UNCG
http://www.uncg.edu/cmp/faculty/s_suthah/


Plenary Speakers

Dr. Syed Ejaz Ahmed
Dean, Faculty of Mathematics and Science, Brock University, Canada
http://www.brocku.ca/mathematics-science/departments-and-centres/mathematics/people/professors/syed-ejaz-ahmed
Talk: Big Data Big Bias Small Surprise!


Dr. David B. Dunson
Arts and Sciences Distinguished Professor
Department of Statistic Science, Duke University
http://www.isds.duke.edu/~dunson/
Talk: Bayesian inference on populations of networks


Dr. Sudipto Guha
Department of Computer and Information Science, University of Pennsylvania
http://www.cis.upenn.edu/~sudipto/
Talk: Sampling, Sketching and Streaming: Designing Combinatorial Algorithms for BigData


Lexin Li
Division of Biostatistics, University of California, Berkeley
http://sph.berkeley.edu/lexin-li
Talk: Two Years in Silicon Valley - Some experiences, stories, and thoughts about Big Data


Dr. Jerry Reiter
Mrs. Alexander Hehmeyer Professor of Statistical Science
Department of Statistic Science, Duke University
http://www.stat.duke.edu/~jerry/
Talk: Protecting Confidentiality in an era with no Privacy


Dr. Ming Yuan
Department of Statistics, University of Wisconsin-Madison &
Medical Sciences Center
http://pages.stat.wisc.edu/~myuan/Site/Welcome.html
Talk: Detection of Very Short Signal Segments