Conferences & Symposia

Conferences, Workshops and Symposia

Here you will find information about conferences and other events hosted recently by the Statistics Department at UC Davis. For speakers and abstracts from our weekly seminar series please visit our Seminars page at: http://www.stat.ucdavis.edu/seminars/


2017

RTG Statistical Sciences Symposium

Geometry, Statistics and Data Analysis

May 19th and 20th, 2017

Location: Mathematical Sciences Building 1147, Colloquium Room.

Please join us for the 2017 Statistical Sciences Symposium, sponsored by the NSF-funded Research Training Group at the UC Davis Department of Statistics. For a schedule, list of speakers and details on how to register, please visit: http://www.stat.ucdavis.edu/symposium2017/index.html


2016

Peter G. Hall Memorial Conference

September 30th - October 1st 2016

Location: UC Davis Conference Center

A special conference honoring our distinguished colleague Peter G. Hall, who sadly passed away in January 2016.

Please check the conference webpage for titles and abstracts of the invited talks: http://hallmemorialconference.ucdavis.edu

Some PHOTOS from the conference.

Peter Hall Memorial Conference




UC Davis Statistical Sciences Symposium 2016:

"Statistical Machine Learning: Theory and Methods"

Saturday, April 23rd 2016

Co-Sponsored by the Institute of Mathematical Statistics; the MPS Dean's Office of UC Davis; UC Davis Graduate School of Management; the National Science Foundation via an RTG training grant.

Location: UC Davis Buehler Alumni Center, AGR Room

The Department of Statistics will host a workshop that will serve as a forum to discuss recent developments in machine learning. Registration is FREE. For full details please visit the symposium web-page at:

http://www.stat.ucdavis.edu/symposium2016/

2016 Statistical Sciences Symposium Save the Date


2015

UC Davis Statistical Sciences Symposium 2015:

"Network Data : Information and Sciences"

Friday, April 10th and Saturday, April 11th 2015

Co-Sponsored by the MPS Deans Office of UC Davis, NSF via an RTG training grant.

Location: UC Davis Alumni Center

The Department of Statistics will host a workshop that will serve as a forum to discuss recent developments in network data, its analysis, computational and inferential challenges and applications to various disciplines including neuroscience, genomics, social sciences, ecology and environmental sciences and complex systems. Registration is FREE. For full details please visit the symposium web-page at:

http://www.stat.ucdavis.edu/symposium2015/

Download the program for the symposium (pdf).

2015 Statistical Sciences Symposium


2014

UC Davis Statistical Sciences Symposium 2014:

Spatial-Temporal Statistics: Methods and Applications

Saturday, April 26, 2014

Co-Sponsored by the MPS Deans Office of UC Davis, NSF via an RTG training grant, and the Graduate School of Management of UC Davis

The Department of Statistics hosted a workshop that served as a forum to discuss recent developments in the areas of methods for spatial-temporal problems. For full details please visit the symposium web-page at:  http://www.stat.ucdavis.edu/symposium2014

Download the program for the symposium (pdf).

Spatial-Temporal Symposium 2014

 


UC Berkeley / UC Davis Colloquium

May 1, 2014

The annual Colloquium between the Statistics departments of UC Berkeley and UC Davis was hosted in 2014 at UC Davis and featured speaker Michael Jordan, who gave a talk titled "On the Statistical-Computational Interface".

Davis Berkeley Colloquium 2014


2012

Workshop on Analysis of High-Dimensional and Functional Data

in Honor of Distinguished Professor Peter Hall

May 19-20, 2012

This workshop, held in honor of our distinguished colleague Peter Hall, served as a forum to discuss recent developments in the rapidly evolving areas of analysis of high-dimensional and functional data and related topics, including theory, methods and applications. For full details of this workshop please visit the conference website at: http://www.stat.ucdavis.edu/~mueller/peterhall2012/

Peter Hall 2012 workshop poster


UC Berkeley / UC Davis Colloquium

May 3, 2012

The annual Colloquium between the Statistics departments of UC Berkeley and UC Davis was hosted in 2012 at UC Davis and featured speaker Rasmus Neilsen (abstract) of UC Berkeley, as well as a graduate student colloquium following the main lecture featuring talks from students of both campuses.

http://www.stat.ucdavis.edu/davis-berkeley-colloquium-2012

Davis Berkeley Colloquium 2012


Shumway Lecture 2012

April 26, 2012 

The 2012 Shumway Lecture, in honor of our esteemed colleague Professor Emeritus Robert Shumway, was presented by Dr. George Fein, president of Neurobehavioral Reseacrh Inc. Please follow this link to see the abstract of the lecture.

For information about previous Sumway Lectures, please visit: http://www.stat.ucdavis.edu/shumway-lectures


2011

Workshop on Statistical Methods for Astronomy and Astrophysics

October 8, 2011

This day-long interdisciplinary conference focused on problems at the intersection of statistics, astronomy and cosmology, and featured speakers such as Brad Efron (Stanford Univ.), Jim Berger (Duke Univ.) and David van Dyk (Imperial College London) among others.  The goal of the conference was to bring together experts from diverse fields to foster collaboration on current statistical challenges in astronomy and cosmology.

For more information and a full list of speakers, please visit the conference website at: http://www.stat.ucdavis.edu/~astro11/index.php

Astro Statistics Workshop 2011