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Marta Catalano wins an IMS New Researcher Travel Award
This distinguished award allows the winner to attend and present her work in a future IMS Meeting. Notably Marta is the only recipient based in Europe.
Synthesizing Big, Wide and Dirty Data to Predict Election Outcomes
An Applied Social Science problem inspired Professor Omiros Papaspiliopoulos, new BIDSA Fellow, to investigate new scalable Bayesian computation strategies.
Navigating Uncertainty: Why We Need Decision Theory During a Pandemic
Massimo Marinacci and Valentina Bosetti investigate how modern Decision Theory can assist policymakers in critical times such as the Covid19 crisis in a paper co-authored by the Nobel Laureate Lars Peter Hansen.
BIDSA Spring Webinar Series 2021
BIDSA presents its current webinar series, with five talks during this semester.
Marta Catalano and Sirio Legramanti Awarded for Their Papers
The PhD candidates in Statistics are among the winner of thr SSBS 2021 student paper competition and will fly to Seattle for JSM 2021, pandemic permitting.
How to Summarize Graphs and Hypergraphs
Luca Trevisan has recently published an article about how to summarize these data structures in order to save memory and computational time while preserving their characteristic features.
Daniele Durante wins the Leonardo Da Vinci Medal
Daniele Durante has won the Leonardo Da Vinci Medal, awarded by the Italian Ministry of Education, University and Research to the best scientific contributions by junior researchers.
Two Generations of Bayesian Statisticians in a Bocconi BayesLab Webinar Series
BayesLab will host and online seminar series in which outstanding young researchers have the opportunity to present their work and get discussion from toplevel senior scholars.
Antonio Lijoi appointed Associate Editor at JASA
Antonio Lijoi has been appointed Associate Editor of the Theory and Methods section of the Journal of the American Statistical Association.
Daniele Durante appointed Associate Editor of Biometrika
Daniele Durante appointed Associate Editor of Biometrika, top-tier scholarly journal established in 1901