DSTS Two-day meeting - 19-20 May 2015

The Danish Society for Theoretical Statistics


The meeting is organized by Anders Rønn-Nielsen, Helle Sørensen and Susanne Ditlevsen, Department of Mathematical Sciences, University of Copenhagen


Note that the meeting will take place at HCØ on Tuesday and at Panum on Wednesday!

Tuesday: Auditorium 2, H.C. Ørsted Instituttet, Universitetsparken 5, 2100 Copenhagen Ø. Directions to the building can be found here.

Wednesday: Hannover Auditorium, Panum (use the entrance from Nørre Allé 20, the auditorium is in Building 20), 2200 Copenhagen N. See map of the Panum Building.

Program for the Two-day meeting

Tuesday, 19 May

Auditorium2, HCØ


Theis Lange, Department of Biostatistics,University of Copenhagen
Title: Disentangling causal pathways using natural effects models – better and faster mediation analysis


Eva Löcherbach, Département de Mathématiques, Université de Cergy-Pontoise, France
Title: First steps towards statistical analysis in stochastic Hodgkin-Huxley models

15.00-15.30 Coffee and cake

Philip Hougaard, Lundbeck. Title: Interval censoring in multivariate survival data and multi-state survival data


Philip Dawid, Statistical Laboratory, University of Cambridge, UK.
Title: Theory and Applications of Proper Scoring Rules

17.00-17.30 Beer at HCØ
18.30-22.00 Dinner at Restaurant LéLé, Vesterbrogade 40, 1620 København V

Wednesday, 20 May 

Hannover Auditorium, Panum


Martin Bøgsted, Department of Clinical Medicine, Aalborg University and Department of Haematology, Aalborg University Hospital.

Title: Integrating Multiple High Dimensional Data Sets with an Application in Lymphoma Cancer Treatment Research.


Coffee and cake


Therese Graversen, Department of Mathematical Sciences, University of Copenhagen

Title: Statistical interpretation of forensic DNA mixtures


Grégory Nuel, INSMI, Stochastics and Biology Group (PSB), LPMA, UPMC, Sorbonne University, Paris France.

Title: Fast estimation of posterior probabilities in change-point models through a constrained hidden Markov model

12.15 Sandwich-to-go

> List of abstracts


The regular fee for the meeting is DKK 500.

The reduced fee for students is DKK 250 (this applies to B.Sc and M.Sc students, but not PhD students). The fee includes coffee/tea and cake, dinner Tuesday evening and sandwich-to-go for lunch on Wednesday.

Registration is over. Please register before 4th May 2015 by filling in the registration form and pay the registration fee to the following DSTS account:

Jyske Bank, Reg. nr. 7853, acc. nr. 1117188

Please specify the name of the participant(s) the payment covers. 

The payment can also be carried out using electronic invoice, details can be found here.