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The classes will be held in the Engineering Auditorium (ENG Z-50) in Koç University...

 



Friday, July 6

 
 

16.30 - 17.30


The start


Frigessi: Welcome, presentation of the programme, presentation of

 all participants


17.30 - 18.30


Event


Eda Daloglu: A short presentation of the history of Turkey and  Istanbul

 

19.30

 

Dinner


20.30

 

Social evening, mingling

 

Saturday, July 7

 

 9.00 - 10.00


Lecture 1


Erhan Cinlar, Poisson Random Measures


10.00 - 11.00


Lecture 2


Jasmine Foo, Stochastic dynamics of cancer evolution


11.00 - 11.30


Break

 

11.30 - 12.30


Lecture 3


Gurol Irzik, Freedom and autonomy of science

 

12.30- 13.30


Lunch

 

13.30- 14.30


Lecture 4


Roger Cooke: High Dimensional Dependence Modeling 


14.30- 15.30


Event


Interview of some of the invited speakers  Theme: your life and science (Cinlar, Foo,Cooke, Schmidt, and more )


15.30  -16.00


Break


16.00 - 17.00


Lecture 5


Alex Schmidt, An introduction to spatio-temporal models


17.00 - 19.30


Short excursion to the vicinity of the campus (by bus, including walking tour).

 

19.30 

 

Dinner


20.30

 

Social evening, mingling


 

Sunday, July 8

 

9.00 - 10.00


Lecture 6


Victor Perez Abreu: Random matrices, basic material and applications


10.00- 11.00


Lecture 7


Richard Davis: Identifying Structural Breaks and Outliers in Time Series


11.00 - 11.30


Break


11.30 - 12.30


Event


Roundtable discussion on being a student and young researcher in the developing countries (Abreu)

 

12.30- 13.30


Lunch

 

13.30- 14.30


Lecture 8


Bin Yu: Spectral clustering and high-dim stochastic block model for undirected and directed graphs


14.30- 15.30


Event


What, where and how to publish: advices from the experts

(Richard Davis, and others)


15.30-16.00


Break

   

16.00 -17.00


Event


The societies (BS, EMS, IMS etc) present themselves. 

(W.Kendall, Victor Abreu, Ed Waymire,  and others)


17.00 -18.00


The End


Frigessi: Conclusions and plans for the future

 

18.00 

 

Dinner


20.00

 

Social evening, mingling