January 19, 2019

Workshop on Adaptive Designs

September 25-27, 2003


N. Balakrishnan (McMaster), Nancy Flournoy (Missouri-Columbia), Sri Gopal Mohanty (McMaster)

Description of Workshop

Adaptive designs is a rapidly growing dynamic field in the fields of statistics and biostatistics, and adaptive designs are receiving a lot of attention in application areas such as clinical trials, biophysics, psychology, educational testing and other many other areas of science. This conference will be of interest to statisticians working in the field, statisticians interested in learning what is happening in the field, and interested graduate students.

The conference will begin with a welcome reception at 7:00pm on Thursday, September 25th and finish by 5:00pm on Saturday, September 27th. A contributed paper poster session will be held at the end of the day on Friday, September 26th, followed by a banquet in the evening.
See schedule

This conference is supported by the Fields Institute and NSERC.

For further information, please email gensci(PUT_AT_SIGN_HERE)

Confirmed Speakers:

Yung-Pin Chen (Oregon)
Subir Ghosh (California)
Feifang Hu (Virginia)
Anastasia Ivanova (UNC at Chapel Hill)
Tatsuki Koyama (Vanderbilt)
H.K.T. Ng (Southern Methodist University, Dallas)
Andre Rogatko (Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia)
Anand Vidyashankar (Georgia)

Registration Fees:
The conference fee is $150 CDN, $50 CDNfor students and includes the Conference dinner.

Blocks of rooms for participants have been arranged at the hotels listed below. Rooms must be reserved before August 26, 2003 to ensure availability. For additional accommodation resources, please see the Fields Institute Housing page

Days Hotel Toronto Downtown (10-15 minutes walk from the Institute)
30 Carlton Street,
Toronto, ON, M5B 2E9
Tel: 416 977-6655
Toll Free 1-800-367-9601 (8:30 am- 6pm)
Ask for Fields Institute Corporate rate
$125+tax/night CDN

Delta Chelsea Hotel (15 minutes walk from the Institute) 33 Gerrard Street W. Toronto, M5G 1Z4
(416) 595-1975 phone
(416) 585-4375 fax
Toll Free: 1-800-268-1133
Ask for CAUBO rate
$165 +tax/night CDN

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