2017 Tsinghua Symposium on Statistics and Data Science for Young Scholars Held Successfully on Nov.18th, Beijing. Scholars from universities all over the China participated and 22 of them gave academic reports.
On October 23th, Prof. Wai Keung Li from University of Hong Kong visited the center and gave a talk titled Realized covariance matrices modelling based on the matrix-F distribution.
The American Statistical Association Joint Statistical Meeting was held from 29 July to 03 August at Baltimore. The center held a series of activities.
During the JSM, the center held a reception attracting more than 70 attendees.
On August 24th, Prof. James Zou from Stanford University visited the center and gave a talk titled Deep learning for genomics and biomedicine.
On July 19th, Prof. Aixin Tan from University of Lowa visited the center and gave a talk titled New Classes of Multivariate Covariance Functions.
On July 13, Prof. Yuhong Yang from University of Minnesota visited the center and gave a talk titled Performance Assessment of High-dimensional Variable Identification.
The Tsinghua Statistical Summer School 2017 was held from July 3 to 13 at Tsinghua University. The Center for Statistical Science of THU invited overseas famous statisticians to teach theory, method and application of statistics and data science.
The event provided a platform for students and young statisticians to communicate and to broaden their horizon.
On May 12th, Prof. Hongyu Zhao from Yale University visited the Center and had meeting with the faculty and students.
On May 10th, Prof. Hongzhe Li from University of Pennsylvania visited the Center and gave a talk titled Integrative Analysis for Incorporating the Microbiome to Improve Precision Medicine.
On May 8th, Prof. Tatiyana Apanasovich from George Washington University visited the Center and gave a talk titled New Classes of Multivariate Covariance Functions.