WORKSHOP
STATISTICAL INFERENCE IN
COMPLEX/HIGH-DIMENSIONAL PROBLEMS

     Wednesday July 4, 2012    >
8:15 - 8:45

Registration, Foyer Lecture Hall C2

8:45 - 9:00

Opening Session, Lecture Hall C2

9:00 - 10:00

Invited Session 1, Lecture Hall C2
Chair: Lawrence Brown

Alexander Tsybakov (CREST-ENSAE):
Estimation in Errors-in-Variables and Instrumental High-Dimensional Models
Abstract will be provided shortly.

10:10 - 11:20

Contributed Session 1a, Lecture Hall C2
Chair: Linda Zhao

Rajen D. Shah (University of Cambridge):
Modelling Interactions in High-Dimensional Data with Backtracking (Abstract)   

Ulrike Schneider (Vienna University of Technology):
Distributional Results for Thresholding Estimators in High-Dimensional Gaussian Regression (Abstract)   

Anders Bredahl Kock (Aarhus University):
Oracle Inequalities for High Dimensional Vectorautoregressions (Abstract)   

Contributed Session 1b, Lecture Hall A
Chair: Guangming Pan

Daniel Hlubinka (Charles University Prague):
Depth Based Classification of Functional Data (Abstract)   

Siegfried Hörmann (Free University of Brussels):
Estimation in Hilbertian Linear Models (Abstract)   

Heather Battey (University of Bristol):
Conditional Estimation for Dependent Functional Data (Abstract)   

11:20 - 11:45 Coffee Break, Foyer Lecture Hall C2
11:45 - 12:45

Invited Session 2, Lecture Hall C2
Chair: Bruce E. Hansen

Cun-Hui Zhang (Rutgers University):
Statistical Inference with High-Dimensional Data (Abstract)   

12:45 - 14:30 Lunch Break
14:30 - 15:30

Invited Session 3, Lecture Hall C2
Chair: Susan Murphy

Martin Wainwright (UC Berkeley):
Graphical Models with Missing Data: Practical Estimators and Information-Theoretic Limits (Abstract)   

15:30 - 15:55 Coffee Break, Foyer Lecture Hall C2
15:55 - 17:30

Contributed Session 2a, Lecture Hall C2
Chair: Andreas Futschik

Piotr Pokarowski (University of Warsaw):
Linear Regression Model Selection Using P-Values When the Model Dimension Grows (Abstract)   

Aleksandra Maj (Polish Academy of Sciences):
Delete or Merge Regressors for Linear Model Selection (Abstract)   

Piotr Szulc (Wroclaw University of Technology):
Weak Consistency of Modified Versions of Bayesian Information Criterion in a Sparse Linear Regression (Abstract)   

Aurore Lomet (University of Technology Compiègne):
Integrated Classification Likelihood for Model Selection in Block Clustering (Abstract)   

Contributed Session 2b, Lecture Hall A
Chair: Xu Cheng

Guangming Pan (Nanyang Technological University):
Independence Test For High Dimensional Data Based On Canonical Correlation Coefficients (Abstract)   

David Preinerstorfer (University of Vienna):
On Autocorrelation Robust Inference in Time Series Regression Models (Abstract)   

Pascale Valéry (HEC Montréal):
Wald-type Tests When Rank Conditions Fail: A Smooth Regularization Approach (Abstract)   

Adam McCloskey (Brown University):
Powerful Procedures with Correct Size for Test Statistics with Limit Distributions that are Discontinuous in Some Parameters (Abstract)   

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