1st joint statistical meeting of IMS (Institute of Mathematical
Statistics) and ISBA(International Society for Bayesian Analysis) will
be held in Isla Verde, San Juan, PR, USA.
This joint meeting focuses on topics that are
undergoing rapid development, and are of interest of members of IMS
and ISBA. The three selected topics are: 1) Causal-Graphical Modeling;
2) Spatial Statistics and 3) Analysis of Extremes. Starting from an
overview of the topic given by leaders in the field, presentations
highlighting recent advances in each topic have been organized. There
will also be poster presentations.