## Scaling and Generalizing Approximate Bayesian Inference

Friday, September 13, 2019

3:30 pm - 4:30 pm

David Blei, Columbia University

## Causal inference under spillover and contagion: structural versus agnostic methods

Friday, September 20, 2019

3:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Forrest Crawford, Yale School of Public Health

## PageRank on Directed Complex Networks

Friday, September 27, 2019

3:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Mariana Olvero-Cravioto, UNC

## Markov-Modulated Hawkes Processes for Sporadic and Bursty Event Occurrences

Friday, October 04, 2019

3:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Dr. Tian Zheng, Columbia University

## Spiked Laplacian Graphs - harnessing the spectral graph theory in the Bayesian framework

Friday, October 11, 2019

3:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Leo Duan, University of Florida

## Bayesian Categorical Matrix Factorization via Double Feature Allocation

Friday, October 18, 2019

3:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Peter Mueller, University of Texas - Austin

## Sparsity selection in high-dimensional Bayesian vector autoregressive models based on a pseudo-likelihood approach

Friday, October 25, 2019

3:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Kshitij Khare, University of Florida

## +DS IPLE: Biomedical Data Science and Machine Learning Applications in Healthcare

Sponsor(s):
+DataScience (+DS), Biomedical Engineering (BME), Biostatistics and Bioinformatics, Information Initiative at Duke (iiD), Machine Learning, and Pratt School of Engineering

Wednesday, October 30, 2019

4:30 pm - 6:30 pm

Jessilyn Dunn

## Kernel tests of goodness-of-fit using Stein's method

Friday, November 01, 2019

3:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Arthur Gretton - Gatsby Computational Neuroscience Unit - UCL

## Statistical Science Seminar Series

Friday, November 15, 2019

3:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Tingting Zhang, University of Virginia

## Duke in Australia Information Session

Sponsor(s):
Global Education Office for Undergraduates

Wednesday, November 20, 2019

5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

## Statistical Science Seminar Series

Friday, December 06, 2019

3:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Marina Vannucci, Rice University

## Statistical Science Seminar Series

Friday, January 17, 2020

3:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Eric Kolaczyk, Boston University