Schedule

The provisional conference schedule is below – talk titles will be added over coming months.

Day 1: Monday 26 June 2017

09.00 - Registration desk opens
09.25 – 09.30 Dean’s Opening Remarks - Prof Ivan Parkin, Dean of UCL Mathematics & Physical Sciences Faculty
09.30 - 09.40 Conference Chairs’ Opening Remarks – Prof Sofia Olhede & Prof Patrick Wolfe (UCL Centre for Data Science)
09.40 – 10.20 Tensors & Statistical Modelling (title tbc) - Prof Ming Yuan (University of Wisconsin-Madison)
10.20 – 11.00 Tensors & Statistical Modelling (title tbc) – Prof Peter Hoff (Duke University)
11.00 – 11.30 Coffee
11.30 – 12.10 Tensors & Statistical Modelling (title tbc) – Prof Lieven De Lathauwer (KC Leuven)
12.10 – 12.50 Tensors & Statistical Modelling (title tbc) - Prof Lek-Heng Lim (University of Chicago)
12.50 – 14.00 Lunch
14.00 – 14.40 Privacy-preserving inference (title tbc) - Dr Louis Aslett (Durham)
14.40 – 15.20 Privacy-preserving inference (title tbc) – Prof Farinaz Koushanfar (UCSD)
15.20 – 15.50 Tea
15.50 – 16.30 Privacy-preserving inference (title tbc) – Prof Christos Dimitrakasis (Chalmers University & University of Lille)
16.30 - 17.10 Privacy-preserving inference (title tbc) Prof Konstantinos Chatzikokolakis (LIX, École Polytechnique)

 

Day 2: Tuesday 27 June 2017

08.45 - Registration desk opens
09.05 – 09.10 Opening remarks, day 2 – Prof Patrick Wolfe & Prof Sofia Olhede (UCL Centre for Data Science)
09.10 - 09.50 Challenges in spatial & temporal analysis (title tbc) – Prof Guy Nason (Bristol)
09.50 - 10.30 Challenges in spatial & temporal analysis (title tbc) – Dr Tian Zheng (Columbia)
10.30 – 11.00 Coffee
11.00 – 11.40 Challenges in spatial & temporal analysis (title tbc) – Speaker TBC
11.40 - 12.20 Challenges in spatial & temporal analysis (title tbc) – Prof Peter Diggle (Lancaster)
Turing Gateway to Mathematics event: Data Sharing & Governance
12.20 - 13.30 Registration, Lunch and Tea/Coffee
13.30 - 13.50 Welcome and Introduction – Jane Leeks (Turing Gateway to Mathematics) / Profs Patrick Wolfe & Sofia Olhede (University College London)
Setting the scene, Royal Society & British Academy Data Governance Project, etc.
13.50 – 14.20 Big Data and Data Sharing (Prof David Hand, Imperial)
14.20 – 14.50 Using Data from Healthcare and other Public Services (Prof Ruth Gilbert, UCL)
14.50 – 15.10 Cross-industry data sharing collaboration (Thomas Nielson, Tesco Digital)
15.10 – 15.30 Tea
15.30 – 15.50 The Opportunity to Leverage Electronic Health and Medical Records (Tom O’Leary, Icon PLC)
15.50 – 16.20 Sharing Consumer Data (Paul Longley, UCL)
16.20 – 16.50 Statistics and Research for the Public Good: Principles and Safeguarding Public Trust (Ross Young & Peter Stokes, ONS)
16.50 – 17.10 Questions and wrap-up
17.10 – 18.10 Networking and Drinks Reception

 

Day 3: Wednesday 28 June 2017

09.00 - Registration desk opens
09.25 – 09.30 Opening remarks, day 3 – Prof Sofia Olhede & Prof Patrick Wolfe (UCL Centre for Data Science)
09.30 - 10.15 Keynote talk – Perspectives in Data Science (title tbc) - (Speaker tbc)
10.15 – 10.45 Break
10.45 - 12.30 Short Contributed talks
12.30 – 14.00 Lunch and posters
14.00 - 14.40 High-dimensional estimation and learning (title tbc) – Prof Arnak Dalalyan (ENSAE ParisTech)
14.40 – 15.20 High-dimensional estimation and learning (title tbc) – Prof Marten Wegkamp (Cornell)
15.20 – 15.50 Tea
15.50 – 16.30 High-dimensional estimation and learning (title tbc) – Dr Heather Battey (Imperial)
16.30 – 17.10 High-dimensional estimation and learning (title tbc) – Dr Arthur Gretton (UCL)
17.10 Closing Remarks (Profs Sofia Olhede & Patrick Wolfe, UCL)
17.15 End of conference