Statistically efficient offline reinforcement learning

Friday, February 17, 2023 - 12:15 to 13:15
Masatoshi Uehara, PhD student, Department of Computer Science, Cornell University
Statistics Seminar
ESB 4192 / Zoom

Adversarial Bayesian Simulation

Monday, February 6, 2023 - 12:15 to 13:15
Yuexi Wang, PhD student in Econometrics and Statistics, University of Chicago Booth School of Business
Statistics Seminar
ESB 4192 / Zoom

van Eeden seminar: The four pillars of machine learning

Thursday, February 2, 2023 - 11:00 to 12:30
van Eeden Invited Speaker: Kevin Patrick Murphy, Research Scientist, Google
Statistics Seminar
Zoom (registration required)

Understanding tumor heterogeneity through single-cell data

Thursday, October 27, 2022 - 11:00 to 12:00
Pedro Falé Ferreira, PhD student at Niko Beerenwinkel’s group, ETH Zürich
Statistics Seminar
ESB 4192 / Zoom

Model Projections in Model Space (MPMS): A geometric interpretation of the AIC and estimating the distance between the generating process and the best approximating model

Tuesday, November 9, 2021 - 11:00 to 12:00
José Miguel Ponciano, Department of Biology, University of Florida
Statistics Seminar

CANSSI Ontario / U of T Statistical Sciences ARES Seminar: Tiffany Timbers

Monday, October 25, 2021 - 12:30 to 13:30
Tiffany Timbers, UBC Statistics Assistant Professor of Teaching / Co-Director, UBC Master of Data Science Program (Vancouver option)
Statistics Seminar
Zoom (to register, see CANSSI website)

Special Lecture: 150 Years or More of Data Analysis in Canada

Thursday, October 19, 2017 - 04:30 to 06:30
David Bellhouse, Statistician and Statistics Historian
Statistics Seminar
UBC Aquatic Ecosystems Research Laboratory (AERL) 120, 2202 Main Mall

Bayesian Inference for Big Data

Friday, March 15, 2024 - 15:00 to 16:00
Trevor Campbell, UBC Statistics Associate Professor
Statistics Seminar
ESB 1012/ Zoom

Dependence models for mortalities using a copula state-space approach

Thursday, March 7, 2024 - 11:00 to 12:00
Ariane Hanebeck, PhD Student, Technical University of Munich
Statistics Seminar
ESB 4192 / Zoom

Speeding up Metropolis using Theorems

Thursday, February 22, 2024 - 11:00 to 12:00
Jeffrey S. Rosenthal, Professor, Department of Statistical Sciences, University of Toronto
Statistics Seminar
ESB 5104 / Zoom