Hausdorff School on MCMC: Recent developments and new connections

Dates: March 30 - April 3, 2020

Venue: Lipschitz-Saal (Endenicher Allee 60, Bonn)

Organizers: Andreas Eberle (Bonn), Nawaf Bou-Rabee (Rutgers University)

Key Speakers: The following speakers will give a lecture series:

  • Francis Bach (INRIA and ENS Paris)
  • Arnoud Doucet (Oxford)
  • Tony Lelièvre (CERMICS and École des Ponts Paris)
  • Jesus María Sanz Serna (Madrid)
  • Aaron Smith (Ottawa)

Single Speakers:

  • Michela Ottobre (Heriot-Watt University Edinburgh)
  • Manon Michel (Université de Clermont-Auvergne)
  • Alain Durmus (ENS Paris Saclay)
  • Eric Moulines (Ecole Polytechnique)
  • Daniel Rudolf (Universität Göttingen)

The Hausdorff school will be preceded by tutorials on the weekend March 28/29. The tutorials will introduce basic MCMC methods and mathematical tools for studying the convergence to the invariant measure.

The schedule will be announced in due time.

In case you are interested in participating the Hausdorff school, please fill out the application form. Limited financial support is available. The deadline for applications is September 30, 2019. Applicants will be notified in early October. Late applications may be considered until the summer school is fully booked.

In case of questions, please contact Andreas Eberle at mcmc(at)hcm.uni-bonn.de.