Rachel Cummings, PhD, Assistant Professor of Industrial and Systems Engineering and Computer Science, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA

Talk title: Differential Privacy: Foundations and Applications


George Cybenko, PhD, Dorothy and Walter Gramm Professor of Engineering, Thayer School of Engineering, Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH 

Talk title: Machine Learning of Complex, Compound Behaviors


Bani Mallick, PhD, Distinguished Professor and Susan M. Arseven `75 Chair in Data Science and Computational Statistics, Department of Statistics, Texas A&M University, College Station, TX

Talk title: Bayesian Data Integration Using Multi-Platform Genomic Data


Douglas Miller, MD, MBA, Professor of Cardiology and Population Health Sciences, MCG Senior Associate Dean for Medical Education, Augusta University, Augusta, GA

Talk title:  The Medical Data Matrix Revolutions


Ashis SenGupta, PhD, Professor of Applied Statistics, Indian Statistical Institute, India, Distinguished Professor of Statistics, Middle East Technical University, Turkey

Talk title:  Emerging Applications of Circadian and Manifold Data Analysis


Elizabeth Slate, PhD, Duncan McLean and Pearl Levine Fairweather Professor of Statistics, Department of Statistics, Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL

Talk title:  A Bayesian Model for Joint Longitudinal and Survival Outcomes in the Presence of Subpopulation Heterogeneity


Jiayang Sun, PhD, Professor and Director, Center for Statistical Research, Computing & Collaboration, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH

Talk title:  Statistical Methods for Big Heterogeneous Data, Such as Electronic Health Records (EHR)


Alyson G. Wilson, PhD, Professor of Statistics, Principal Investigator for the Laboratory for Analytic Sciences, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC

Talk title:  Data Science in Defense and National Security


Heping Zhang, PhD, Susan Dwight Bliss Professor of Biostatistics, Professor of Statistics and Data Science, Yale University, New Haven, CT

Talk title:  A Deep Learning Perspective of Recursive Partitioning Based Method