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


Dr. Shanmugathasan Suthaharan
Department of Computer Science, UNCG

Plenary Speakers

Dr. Syed Ejaz Ahmed
Dean, Faculty of Mathematics and Science, Brock University, Canada
Talk: Big Data Big Bias Small Surprise!

Dr. David B. Dunson
Arts and Sciences Distinguished Professor
Department of Statistic Science, Duke University
Talk: Bayesian inference on populations of networks

Dr. Sudipto Guha
Department of Computer and Information Science, University of Pennsylvania
Talk: Sampling, Sketching and Streaming: Designing Combinatorial Algorithms for BigData

Lexin Li
Division of Biostatistics, University of California, Berkeley
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
Talk: Protecting Confidentiality in an era with no Privacy

Dr. Ming Yuan
Department of Statistics, University of Wisconsin-Madison &
Medical Sciences Center
Talk: Detection of Very Short Signal Segments