Registration is closed for the 2017 Day of Statistics.
The conference will take place at the Statler Hotel in the J. Willard Marriott Executive Education Center (Breakfast & Refreshments will be served in the Conference Foyer; Talks will be in the Amphitheater).
Download the program itinerary here.
8:30 to 9 a.m. – Breakfast/Registration
9 a.m. – Opening remarks from Computing and Information Science Dean Greg Morrisett
9:05 to 10:15 a.m. – Presention of the Distinguished Alumni Award by Bruce Turnbull (2016 award recipient) to this year's recipient, Charles McCulloch, (Statistics PhD ’80), who will follow with his talk "small thoughts on Big Data".
Chair: Martin Wells, Cornell University
10:15 to 10:30 a.m. – Refreshments
Session 1 – Chair: James Booth, Cornell University
10:30 to 11 a.m. – Michael Kosorok, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, presents "Tree based precision medicine for right censored data".
11 to 11:30 a.m. – Eric Tchetgen Tchetgen, Harvard University, presents "Minimax Estimation of a Nonlinear Functional on a High-dimensional Model".
11:30 to 11:45 a.m. – Q&A
Travel time to Physical Science Complex
noon to 1:30 p.m. – Lunch/Poster Session in the Baker Portico/Atrium
Travel time to Statler Hotel
Session 2 – Chair: Yang Ning, Cornell University
1:45 to 2:15 p.m. – Genevera Allen, Rice University, presents "Inference, Computation, and Visualization for Convex Clustering and Biclustering".
2:15 to 2:45 p.m. – Ciprian Crainiceanu, Johns Hopkins University, presents "Biostatistical Methods for Wearable and Implantable Technology".
2:45 to 3 p.m. – Q&A
3 to 3:15 p.m. – Refreshments
Session 3 – Chair: Karla Ballman, Weill Cornell Medical
3:15 to 3:45 p.m. – Iván Díaz, Weill Cornell Medical, presents "Doubly Robust Inference for Targeted Minimum Loss Based Estimation in Randomized Trials with Missing Outcome Data".
3:45 to 4:15 p.m. – Jianqing Fan, Princeton University, presents "Distributed Estimation of Principal Eigenspaces".
4:15 to 4:30 p.m. – Q&A
Day parking permits are available at on-campus information and parking booths for $10. For more information on on-campus parking, visit here.
Places to Stay
A block of rooms has been booked at the Best Western University Inn, at 1020 Ellis Hollow Rd in Ithaca. To make a reservation, please call the hotel at 607-272-6100 and request the Cornell Day of Statistics rate, which is available until August 14, 2017. We’ve secured a special rate of $129/night + tax for each Thursday (9/7) and Friday (9/8) night. Included in the rate is complimentary shuttle service to and from the Cornell campus.
The Statler Hotel offers beautiful rooms in the heart of Cornell's campus, with parking and dining options available.
For other lodging options, please see VisitIthaca.com.