- Friday, 26/5/2017:
Professor, Department of Statistics, University of Florida:
A short Course on Categorical Data Analysis
12:15: Kostas Kalogeropoulos,
Associate Professor, Department of Statistics, London School of
and Hybrid Monte Carlo for continuous time stochastic volatility
models with memory"
12:15: Liang Feng,
Assistant Professor, Department of Electrical Engineering,
University at Buffalo: "Scalable
Approximation Algorithms for Bayesian Variable Selection"
Center Utrecht, Department of Biostatistics: "Dynamic
borrowing through empirical power priors that control type I error"
27/4/2017, 12:15: Helene Massam,
of Mathematics and Statistics York University: "Existence
of the maximum likelihood estimate in discrete graphical models"
25/4/2017, 12:15: Andreas
Director, Head of Modeling and Evidence Synthesis Services, Mapi
Group Utrecht, the Netherlands: "Μέρος
Α: Mapi Group: Παρουσίαση της εταιρείας και των ευκαιριών
απασχόλησης για φοιτητές και επαγγελματίες Μέρος: Ο ρόλος της
μετα-ανάλυσης στον κύκλο ζωής φαρμάκου"
12:15: Athanassios Sachlas, Department of Statistics, Athens
University of Economics and Business: "An
One-Sided Procedure for Monitoring Variables Defined on Contingency
13:00: Christina Parpoula, Department of Statistics, Athens
University of Economics and Business: "Analyzing
supersaturated designs for discrete responses via generalized linear
13:00: Aris Spanos, Wilson Schmidt Professor of Economics,
Department of Economics, Virginia Tech, USA: "Revisiting
the Statistical Foundations of Panel Data modeling"
13:00: Stefanos Kechagias,
Friday, 23/12/2016, 13:00: Nikolas Kantas,
Dept. of Mathematics, Imperial College London:
filtering: a survey on the methodology and some extensions that are
useful for high dimensional systems"
Thursday, 15/12/2016, 13:00: Dionissios Hristopulos,
Technical University of Crete: "Modeling
Earthquake Recurrence Times using Physical Insights and Statistical
University of Chicago, Booth School of
A: Causal inference in statistics and econometrics and PART B: Research
Opportunities for Statistics Graduates in the University of Chicago"
10/11/2016, 13:00 (exactly):
Department of Mathematics, University of Aegean: "Control
Charts for Monitoring Correlated Zero-Inflated Counts"
Wednesday, 26/10/2016, 15:00:
Department of Economy and Finance, Universidad de Castilla-La Mancha, Spain: "Criteria
for Bayesian model choice and implications on the n<<p problem"
Wednesday, 5/10/2016, 15:00:
Management School, University of Liverpool: "Attempting
to Model the Timing, Severity and Duration of Seasonal Influenza"
Universitat Pompeu Fabra και David Rossell, University of Warwick : "Scalable
Bayesian variable selection and model averaging under block orthogonal
10/6/2016, 13:00: Constantin T.
Indiana University School of Public Health, Department of Biostatistics: "Adjusting
for incomplete death ascertainment in joint models: A multiple-imputation
13:00: Gerda Claeskens, University of Leuven, Belgium: "Confidence
intervals after selection by Akaike's information criterion"
National Technical University of Athens: "A
large deviations theorem for subexponential r.v.’s with an application to
Interacting Particle Systems"
15/4/2016, 13:30: Andrei Sirchenko,
ICEF, Higher School of Economics, Moscow: "Modeling
discrete-valued time series with abundant and heterogeneous zeros"
Friday, 1/4/2016, 13:00:
Eric-Jan Wagenmakers, Department of Psychological Methods, University of
Analyses with JASP: A Fresh Way to do Statistics"
Wednesday, 30/3/2016, 13:00:
Athanassios Tsanas, Mathematical Institute, University of Oxford, UK: "Information
fusion approach using signal quality indices, and information-theoretic
feature selection: practical approaches and applications"
27/1/2016, 13:00: Luca Tardella,
Dipartimento di Scienze Statistiche – Sapienza Universita di Roma: "A
novel Bayesian mixture of Poisson estimation for expressed sequence tag
Massachusetts Institute of Technology: "Testing
Properties of Distributions"
Max Planck Institute for Gravitational Physics: "Finding
Buried signals in noise: The hunt for Gravitational Waves"
University of Athens, Department of Statistics: "Optimal Adaptive Policies
in the Multi-Armed-Bandit Problem and Extensions"
Andrew J. Womack,
Assistant Professor, University of Indiana, Department of Statistics: "Bayesian
Model Selection Under Heredity Constraints"
Third Athens Probability Colloquium - 09/05/2015
Associate Professor, University of
of data from multiple sources: meta-analysis and synthesis analysis"
The Department of Mathematics and
Statistics, McGill University: "Prevalent
Cohort Studies: Length-Biased Sampling with Right Censoring"
School of Mathematical Sciences University College, Dublin: "Flexible
regression models for count data"
1/4/2015, 15:00: David Rossel, Assistant
Professor, Department of Statistics, University of Warwick: "Integrating
high-dimensional estimation and model selection with non-local priors"
26/3/2015 & Friday
27/3/2015, 12:00 - 15:00: Dr.
Silvia Cagnone, Associate
Professor, University of Bologna: "Structural
equation models (SEM): theory and applications"
Thursday, 5/2/2015, 13:00: Dimitris
Mavridis, University of
Ioannina School of Medicine: "Allowing
for uncertainty due to missing data in pairwise and network meta-analysis"
17/12/2014, 13:00: Xanthi Penteli, Department
of Statistics, Athens University of Economics and Business: "Likelihood
estimation for the INAR(p) model by saddlepoint approximation"
Loukia Meligotzidou, Department
of Mathematics, University of Athens: "Particle MCMC and Augmentation Schemes"
26/11/2014, 13:00: Mihalis Titsias, Department
of Informatics, Athens University of Economics and Business: "Hamming
Ball Slice Sampling for Factorial Hidden Markov Models"
11/11/2014, 13:15: Maria Kateri, Institute
of Statistics, RWTH Aachen University: "Tampered
Failure Rate Step-Stress Models: Continuous vs. Interval Monitoring"
22/10/2014, 15:00 - 16:00: Brunilda
Balliu: "A Retrospective
Likelihood Approach for Efficient Integration of Multiple Omics Factors in
Case-Control Association Studies"
Thursday, 19/06/2014: Oliver
modeling of summary values leads to accurate Approximate Bayesian
Petrakis: "On the use of marginal posteriors in marginal likelihood
via importance sampling"
Friday, 6/06/2014: Valantis
Malesios: "Bayesian spatio-temporal epidemic models with applications to
5/06/2014: Ioulia Papageorgiou: "Pairwise likelihood estimation based on
a sample of pairs"
29/05/2014: Fotios Siannis: "Meta-analysis of time-to-event end points"
Panagiotis Moutafis: "Improving
Recognition Accuracy: Application in Biometrics"
22/05/2014: Debasis Kundu: "On Bivariate (Marshall-Olkin) Weibull
Geometric Distribution "
June 2014: Seminar
Cycle for Master, PhD, Post PhD students and faculty members
presentation and discussion regarding
Monday, 7/04/2014 (15:30): Kostas
Hrisis PhD Presentation
10/04/2014 (12:00): Erengul (Ozkok) Dodd:
the time delay in Critical Illness Insurance using GB2 family of
Wednesday, 9/04/2014 (18:15): University
of Southampton, Department of Statistics Master in Statistics Presentation
Thursday, 4/02/2014 (12:00) Gideon
KD Zamba: "A
Flexible Test for longitudinal data: The case of Recurrent Events"
Year 2012 - 2013
Year 2011 - 2012
13/06/2012 (17:00): PhD
26/01/2012 (13:00-14:00): Control
Charts with Estimated Parameters
University of Nantes
· Friday 13/01/2012
Gaussian models with R-INLA
Department of Mathematical Sciences, Norwegian University of Science and
28/09/2011 (16:30): PhD
Presentation, Evaggelia Kalpinelli
Year 2010 - 2011
01/07/2011 (10:30): PhD
Presentation, Anastasios Plataniotis
24/03/2011 (12:00): PhD
Presentation, Xanthi Penteli
01/06/2010 (11:30-12:30): PhD
Presentation, Athanasios Petralias
· Thursday, 27/05/2010
regression with missing responses
Ursula U. Muller,
Department of Statistics, Texas A&M University
· Tuesday 25/05/2010
Seismology: Past events and future issues
Emeritus Professor, Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand
· Thursday, 06/05/2010
Value-at-Risk with Product Partition Models
University of Pavia. In
De Giuli M.
Elena and Delpini Danilo.
· Tuesday, 02/03/2010
Effective Sample Size to Measure the Amount of Information in a Correlated Data
Professor, University of Hasselt, Belgium
23/02/2010 (15:00-16:00): Inspection
Policies and Their Impact on Delay in Queueing Systems,
George Mytalas, Ph.D.