Registration is currently open for the 2017 Day of Statistics held at Cornell University. Please register here.
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).
This year's speakers are:
• Charles McCulloch, Cornell Distinguished Alumnus (Statistics PhD ’80), 18-year career at Cornell, serving as Professor and the founding Chair of the Department of Statistical Science. Currently professor and head of the Division of Biostatistics at University of California, San Francisco, and Vice Chair of the Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics. Dr. McCulloch presents "small thoughts on Big Data".
• Genevera Allen (Rice University) presents "Inference, Computation, and Visualization for Convex Clustering and Biclustering".
• Ciprian Crainiceanu (Johns Hopkins University) presents "Biostatistical Methods for Wearable and Implantable Technology".
• Iván Díaz (Weill Cornell Medical College) presents "Doubly Robust Inference for Targeted Minimum Loss Based Estimation in Randomized Trials with Missing Outcome Data".
• Jianqing Fan (Princeton University) presents "Distributed Estimation of Principal Eigenspaces".
• Michael Kosorok (University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill) presents "Tree based precision medicine for right censored data".
• Eric Tchetgen Tchetgen (Harvard University) presents "Minimax Estimation of a Nonlinear Functional on a High-dimensional Model".
A full schedule, including titles and abstracts from event speakers, will be posted here as information becomes available.
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.