IRSA Conference 2020: Questions About Reproducibility in an Age of Big Data

Minneapolis, MN

Session Description

The annual conference of the Institute for Research In Statistics and its Applications (IRSA) will focus on the theme of “Questions about Reproducibility in an Age of Big Data.” 

Event Status: Postponed

This event will be rescheduled for a future date and time. 

This conference will include the annual Buehler-Martin lectures of the School of Statistics, IRSA Distinguished Plenary lectures, several invited talks, and poster presentations. As with most of the activities of IRSA, this conference focuses on interdisciplinary research and collaboration.  

Buehler-Martin Plenary Lecture: Hadley Wickam, RStudio, Stanford University, University of Auckland
Buehler-Martin Keynote Lecture: Roger Peng, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health 
IRSA Distinguished Lecture: David Danks, Carnegie Mellon University
IRSA Distinguished Lecture: Victoria Stodden, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign 
MCPS Plenary Lecturer: Edouard Machery, University of Pittsburgh

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$150 General Admission
$75 UMN Faculty, Staff, and Post-Docs
$50 UMN Students

Graduate students, post-doctoral fellows, faculty, and researchers are invited to submit a poster proposal for this event. Applicants who are invited to present their posters at the conference will receive a free admission to the conference and a chance at winning $100. 

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Hotel booking information 

We recommend that out of town guests book accommodation at The Graduate Hotel, located just a few blocks from the conference venue. Conference attendees recieve a special discounted rate. Reserve online using code "UOFM".

The Graduate Hotel
615 Washington Ave SE, Minneapolis, MN 55414
$169 per night, subject to availability