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Date/Time Venue Title Speaker
DEC 18, 2:30 p.m.# RR301 [CANCELLED] A mixed-model approach for powerful testing of genetic associations with cancer risk incorporating tumor characteristics Dr. Haoyu ZHANG
DEC 18, 11:30 a.m.# RR301 [For HKU members only] Single-index thresholding in quantile regression Dr. Yingying ZHANG
DEC 16, 2:30 p.m.# RR301 [For HKU members only] Challenges in analyzing two-sided market & its application on ridesourcing platform Dr. Hongtu ZHU
NOV 29, 2:00 p.m.# RR301 [CANCELLED] Deep learning for large-scale computational pathology Dr. Hao CHEN
NOV 27, 2:30 p.m.# RR301 [CANCELLED] Bayesian analysis — A powerful tool for data-driven market analysis Professor Duncan K.H. FONG
NOV 13, 2:30 p.m.# RR301 [CANCELLED] The fundamental theorem of quantitative risk management Professor Paul EMBRECHTS
NOV 5, 11:00 a.m.# RR301 A mixture of experts regression model for ratemaking & reserving in general insurance Professor X. Sheldon LIN
OCT 8, 4:30 p.m.# RR301 Interval data: Modeling and visualization Professor Dennis K.J. LIN
OCT 2, 2:30 p.m.# RR301 Stability selection with information criteria Dr. Zhen PANG
SEP 25, 2:30 p.m.# RR301 Short and long-term hazard ratio modelling in survival analysis Professor Anthony Y.C. KUK
SEP 9, 2:00 p.m.# RR301 Fused lasso in graph estimation problems Professor Oscar MADRID-PADILLA
AUG 29, 11:00 a.m.# RR301 The uniform asymptotics for the tail of poisson shot noise process with dependent & heavy-tailed shocks Dr. Kaiyong WANG
AUG 26, 11:00 a.m.# RR301 Homogeneity pursuit of coefficients in high-dimensional regression models with clustered failure time data Dr. Xifen HUANG
AUG 23, 11:00 a.m.# RR301 Identification of the number of factors for factor modeling in high dimensional time series Dr. Qinwen WANG
AUG 22, 11:00 a.m.# RR301 Classifying next-generation sequencing data using a zero-inflated poisson model Dr. Yan ZHOU
AUG 19, 11:00 a.m.# RR301 On eigenvalues of a high-dimensional spatial-sign covariance matrix Dr. Weiming LI
AUG 16, 11:00 a.m.# RR301 Random weighting on multivariate portmanteau tests for vector autoregressive models with uncorrelated but nonindependent errors Dr. Muyi LI
AUG 15, 11:00 a.m.# RR301 Designs for order-of-addition experiments Dr. Yuna ZHAO
AUG 14, 11:00 a.m.# RR301 Open-loop and closed-loop solvabilities for stochastic linear quadratic optimal control problems of markovian regime-switching system Dr. Xin ZHANG
AUG 12, 2:30 p.m.# RR301 Causal inference & stable learning Dr. Kun KUANG
AUG 9, 4:00 p.m.# RR301 Universally marketable insurance in a multivariate mixture market Dr. Ambrose LO
AUG 8, 2:30 p.m.# RR301 Holistic aggregation & allocation principle Dr. Wing Fung CHONG
JUL 29, 2:30 p.m.# RR301 Reproducible learning in large-scale graphical models Dr. Zemin ZHENG
JUL 25, 11:00 a.m.# RR301 Quantile double autoregression Dr. Qianqian ZHU
JUL 24, 11:00 a.m.# RR301 On the efficiency of Logistic Regression Estimators in estimating the casual effect Dr. Jinzhu JIA
JUL 23, 11:00 a.m.# RR301 Covariate-adjusted superpopulation model inference for nonprobability samples Dr. Zhan LIU
JUL 19, 11:00 a.m.# RR301 Part I - Using digital resources to enhance students’ learning at UNSW

Part II - Optimal relativities in a modified bonus-malus system with long memory transition rules & frequency-severity dependence

Dr. Eric C.K. CHEUNG
JUL 18, 2:30 p.m.# RR301 Optimal insurance strategies: A hybrid deep learning Markov chain approximation approach Dr. Zhuo JIN
JUL 15, 10:00 a.m.# RR301 Identification, estimation, & semiparametric efficiency of nonignorable missing data Dr. WANG Miao
JUL 9, 2:30 p.m.# RR301 A new martingale limit theorem with applications Prof. Qiying WANG
JUL 9, 11:00 a.m.# RR301 Big data, Google, & infectious disease prediction: A statistical perspective Dr. Shihao YANG
JUN 28, 4:00 p.m.# RR301 A general framework for quantile estimation with incomplete data Dr. Linglong KONG
JUN 18, 2:30 p.m.# RR301 Treatment effects assessment in multi-regional clinical trials (MRCTs) using Bayesian methods Professor Robert MAKUCH
JUN 13, 2:00 p.m.# RR301 Approximate inference using simplification of gaussian mixture models Dr. Lei YU
JUN 5, 2:30 p.m.# RR301 Median confidence regions Professor Edsel A. PENA
MAY 6, 11:00 a.m.# RR301 High-dimensional statistical inferences with over-identification Professor Chengyong TANG
APR 10, 11:00 a.m.# RR301 Bilateral risk sharing with heterogeneous beliefs & exposure constraints Dr. Mario GHOSSOUB
MAR 22, 2:30 p.m.# RR301 Bayesian population finding with biomarkers in a randomized clinical trial Professor Satoshi MORITA
MAR 19, 10:30 a.m.# RR301 Statistical inference for heteroscedastic time series Professor Lajos HORVÁTH
MAR 13, 2:30 p.m.# RR301 Shape-constrained inference: monotonicity of densities Dr. Phillip YAM
MAR 7, 2:30 p.m.# RR301 Low rank tensor methods in high dimensional data analysis Professor Ming YUAN
MAR 1, 10:30 a.m.# RR301 Spline smoothing with large data Professor Yuedong WANG
FEB 27, 10:30 a.m.# RR301 Eigen portfolio selection: a robust approach to sharpe ratio maximization Dr. Chengguo WENG
FEB 25, 11:00 a.m.# RR301 Are there any community structures in a hypergraph? Professor Yang FENG
JAN 30, 11:15 a.m.# RR301 Estimation of complex effect-size distributions using summary-level statistics from GWAS Dr. Dora Yan ZHANG
JAN 30, 9:30 a.m.# RR301 Binary classification under different risk paradigms Dr. Lucy Lu XIA
JAN 29, 2:30 p.m.# RR301 Non-standard problems in statistical inference: Bartlett identity, boundary, identifiability issues Dr. Yong CHEN
JAN 24, 11:00 a.m.# RR301 Total variation regularized Fréchet regression & its application to change-point modeling for metric-space valued data Dr. Zhenhua LIN
JAN 24, 9:30 a.m.# RR301 General graphical model via projected distance covariance Dr. Lucy Lu XIA
JAN 10, 11:00 a.m.# RR301 Statistical learning with high-dimensional structurally dependent data Professor Tapabrata MAITI
JAN 7, 11:15 a.m.# RR301 Optimal dynamic reinsurance policies under Mean-CVaR - A generalized Denneberg’s absolute deviation principle Dr. Pengyu WEI
JAN 7, 9:30 a.m.# RR301 A temporal approach to ruin problems in Levy insurance risk model Mr. Jeff T.Y. WONG
JAN 3, 2:30 p.m.# RR301 A joint modeling approach for baseline matrix-valued imaging data & treatment outcome Dr. Bei JIANG
JAN 2, 2:30 p.m.# RR301 A hierarchical model of non-homogeneous Poisson processes for Twitter retweets Dr. Clement LEE