Workshop on state of the art in sampling and clustering

from Monday, 5 October 2020 (12:00) to Friday, 9 October 2020 (17:00)
Virtually and at MPP (Zoom, Gather Town and MPP Auditorium)

        : Sessions
    /     : Talks
        : Breaks
5 Oct 2020
6 Oct 2020
7 Oct 2020
8 Oct 2020
9 Oct 2020
AM
09:00 Approximate Bayesian Computation (ABC) - Christian Robert (Université Paris Dauphine PSL)   (Zoom, Gather Town and MPP Auditorium)
10:30 Approximate Bayesian Computation (ABC) - Christian Robert (Université Paris Dauphine PSL)   (Zoom, Gather Town and MPP Auditorium)
10:00 Foundations of Clustering - Debarghya Ghoshdastidar (TUM)   (Zoom, Gather Town and MPP Auditorium)
11:30 --- Virtual Social Interaction/Discussion ---
10:00 Clustering, hands-on - Philipp Eller (Max Planck for Physics)   (Zoom, Gather Town and MPP Auditorium)
10:00 Updates on BAT.jl, a Bayesian Analysis Toolkit in Julia - Oliver Schulz (Max Planck for Physics)   (Zoom, Gather Town and MPP Auditorium)
11:00 Social Discussion Session   (Zoom, Gather Town and MPP Auditorium)
PM
13:00 Welcome - Allen Caldwell (Max Planck Institute for Physics) Oliver Schulz (Max Planck for Physics)   (Zoom, Gather Town and MPP Auditorium)
13:10 Introduction to Information Field Theory (IFT) - Torsten Enßlin (Max Planck Institute for Astrophysics)   (Zoom, Gather Town and MPP Auditorium)
15:00 --- Virtual Social Interaction/Discussion ---
15:30 NIFTy – Numerical Information Field Theory - Philipp Arras   (Zoom, Gather Town and MPP Auditorium)
12:00 --- Break ---
13:30 Statistics in autonomous driving - Frederik Beaujean (MPP)   (Zoom, Gather Town and MPP Auditorium)
14:15 --- Virtual Social Interaction/Discussion ---
15:00 Epidemic Models to Quantify the Effects of Testing, Contact Tracing and Containment - Manuel Gomez Rodriguez (MPI for Software Systems)   (Zoom, Gather Town and MPP Auditorium)
12:00 --- Break ---
13:30 Clustering, continued - Debarghya Ghoshdastidar (TUM)   (Zoom, Gather Town and MPP Auditorium)
15:00 --- Virtual Social Interaction/Discussion ---
15:30 Introduction to nested sampling - Johannes Buchner (MPI for Extraterrestrial Physics)   (Zoom, Gather Town and MPP Auditorium)
12:00 --- Break ---
13:30 Introduction to Hamiltonian Monte Carlo (HMC) - Michael Betancourt   (Zoom, Gather Town and MPP Auditorium)
15:00 --- Virtual Social Interaction/Discussion ---
15:30 More on Hamiltonian Monte Carlo, with exercises - Michael Betancourt   (Zoom, Gather Town and MPP Auditorium)