Fall 2014

**Bin Yu**,
University of California, Berkeley

November 14-15, 2013,

**Xiao-Li Meng**, Harvard

November 14 at 11:00 a.m.

Trivial Mathematics but Deep Statistics:
Simpson's Paradox and Its Impact on Your Life

November 15 at 11:00 a.m.

*Who is crazier: Bayes or Fisher? *

December 6-7, 2012

Norman Breslow, University
of Washington

Dec. 6, 2012 -- 3:30
p.m

*Clinical Trials and Epidemiology: Reflections of the Statistician
for the National Wilms Tumor Study*

Dec. 7, 2012 -- 10:00
a.m

*Inference on Hazard Ratios and Survival Probabilities from
Two-phase Stratified Samples*

October 5-6, 2011

**Jerome
H. Friedman**, Department of Statistics, Stanford University

October 5 - 3:30 p.m.

*Statistical Learning with Large Numbers of Predictor Variables*

October 6 - 11:00 a.m.

*Predictive Learning via Rule Ensembles*

May 3-4, 2010

**Jianqing Fan** Frederick
L. Moore Professor of Finance, Director of Committee of Statistical
Studies, Department of Operation Research and Financial Engineering,
Princeton University

May 3

*Vast-dimensionality and sparsity*

May 4

*ISIS: A vehicle for the universe of sparsity *

May 27- 28, 2009

**David
Spiegelhalter,** Winton Professor of the Public Understanding
of Risk,

Centre for Mathematical Sciences, Cambridge

May 27 *Analysing Uncertainty *

May 28 *Communicating Uncertainty *

September 27-28, 2007

**Persi Diaconis**,
Mary V. Sunseri Professor of Statistics and Mathematics, Stanford
University

*Mathematics and Magic Tricks*

April 3 & 4, 2006 --Bahen Centre --BA 1180

**Elizabeth Thompson**,
University of Washington

April 3, 2006

*Latent variab**les, uncertainty and evidence.*

April 4, 2006

*Uncertainty in inheritance and the detection of genetic linkage*

November 9-10, 2005

**Bradley Efron**, Stanford
University

November 9, 2005

*Fifty Years Of Empirical Bayes*

November 10, 2005

*Correlation And Large-Scale Simultaneous Significance Testing
*
September 14-15, 2004

**Sir
David Cox**, Department of Statistics, University of Oxford,

*Graphical Models and their Statistical Interpretations *

and

Graphical Models: Some Technical Developments

April 23 and 24, 2003

**Don Dawson**, Carleton University
and McGill University

*Probabilistic Phenomena in Mathematics and Science*

April 16 and 18, 2002

**Donald Fraser, University of
Toronto**, **Statistics Department**

*'Is the future Bayesian or frequentist?'*

Audio of talk

September 28 and October 26, 2000

Peter G. Hall, Australian National
University

'*Data Tuning' & 'Estimating Fault Lines and Boundaries*'