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Conference in Honor of David Siegmund's Contribution to Statistical Sciences

Sat May 14th 2022, 8:30am - 5:00pm
Shriram Center Room 104
443 Via Ortega
Event Sponsor
Stanford Statistics gratefully acknowledges support from our co-sponsors: the Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, and the Center for Innovative Study Design (CISD), Stanford School of Medicine.
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Our Organizing Committee:

  • Hua Tang
  • Tse Lai
  • Nancy Zhang (Wharton)
  • Jiayang Sun (George Mason University)
  • Josée Dupuis (Boston University)
  • Jie Peng (UC Davis)

Agenda for the Conference:

  • 8:30am Continental Breakfast
  • 8:50am Opening Remarks by Jonathan Taylor, Statistics Department chair
  • 9:00am Session Chair: Nancy Zhang, University of Pennsylvania
    • Louis Chen, National University of Singapore (via Zoom)
  • 9:45am Morning Break
  • 10:15am Session Chair: Josée Dupuis, Boston University
    • Ennapadam Venkatraman, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
    • Hao Chen, UC Davis
    • Qiwei Yao, London School of Economics
  • 12:00pm Group Photo (then lunch on your own; various campus options available)
  • 2:00pm Session Chair: Heping Zhang, Yale University
    • Nancy Zhang, University of Pennsylvania
  • 2:45pm Afternoon Break
  • 3:15pm Session Chair: Jiayang Sun, George Mason University
    • Ian McKeague, Columbia University (via Zoom)
    • Thomas Sellke, Purdue University
    • Yao Xie, Georgia Tech
  • 5:00pm Adjourn

The Celebration Dinner will begin at 6pm: due to limited seating, this portion of the event is by invitation only.