February 5: Winter Term Tuition Fee Payment Deadline

Statistics Seminars in 2017

**Thursday, November 23**-
**Miroslaw Pawlak**(University of Manitoba, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering): “Nearest Neighbor Estimates for Nonlinear Time Series Systems” **Thursday, October 19**-
**Francis Zwiers**(University of Victoria, Pacific Climate Impacts Consortium): “Probable maximum precipitation estimation and uncertainty quantification using bivariate extreme value analysis” **Thursday, October 12**-
**Zeinab Mashreghi**(University of Winnipeg, Department of Mathematics and Statistics): “Resampling procedures in the presence of missing data applied to high entropy sampling designs” **Thursday, September 21**-
**Naitee Ting**(Boehringer-Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals Inc., Department of Biostatistics and Data Sciences): “Design of Dose-Response Clinical Trials” **Thursday, April 20**-
**Saumen Mandal**(University of Manitoba, Department of Statistics): “Optimal designs for minimizing correlations among parameter estimators in a linear model” **Thursday, April 6**-
**Eugene Huang**(Emory University, Department of Biostatistics and Bioinformatics): “Restoration of Monotonicity Respecting in Dynamic Regression” **Thursday, March 30**-
**Lei Sun**(University of Toronto, Department of Statistical Sciences): “Testing a vector of parameters with applications to genetic association studies” **Thursday, March 23**-
**Saman Muthukumarana**(University of Manitoba, Department of Statistics): “Meta-analytic Methods using Dirichlet Process” **Thursday, March 16**-
**Gregory Rice**(University of Waterloo, Department of Statistics and Actuarial Science): “Stationarity testing and break date estimation with functional time series” **Thursday, March 9**-
**Elif Acar**(University of Manitoba, Department of Statistics): “Dynamic vine copula models for multivariate time series data” **Thursday, February 9**-
**Bill Leslie**(University of Manitoba, Departments of Medicine and Radiology): “Complex Data Structures and Risk Prediction: Lies, Damned Lies...and Bone Density” **Thursday, February 2**-
**Rui Zhou**(University of Manitoba, Asper School of Business): “Evaluating Hedge Effectiveness for Longevity Annuities” **Wednesday, January 25**-
**David Bellhouse**(University of Western Ontario, Department of Statistical and Actuarial Sciences): “Consulting Then and Now” **Thursday, January 19**-
**Noman Mohammed**(University of Manitoba, Department of Computer Science): “Privacy and Security in the Age of Big Data”

Important Date

February 5: Winter Term Tuition Fee Payment Deadline

Upcoming Seminars

Statistics seminar:
**Erfanul Hoque**:
“Random effects covariance matrix modeling for longitudinal data with covariates measurement error”
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Thursday, January 24 at 2:45 p.m.,
P230 Duff Roblin.

Statistics seminar:
**Shirley E. Mills**:
“Data Analytics and its Application to the World of Sports”
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Wednesday, January 30 at 2:45 p.m.,
262 E3 EITC.

Statistics seminar:
**Yang Wang**:
“Deep Learning: An Introduction and Recent Advances”
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Thursday, February 7 at 2:45 p.m.,
P230 Duff Roblin.

Statistics seminar:
**Aleeza Gerstein**:
“TBA”
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Thursday, February 14 at 2:45 p.m.,
P230 Duff Roblin.

Where are they now?

Taraneh Abarin, Ph.D. (2009)

Hsing-Ming Chang, Ph.D. (2012)