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Applied Probability Conference

Friday 21 April 2023 - Saturday 22 April 2023
Online in Zoom

A virtual conference in honor of Michael Katehakis’ 70th birthday and Isaac Sonin’s 80th birthday, distinguished researchers and professors in the field of Applied Probability and Data Science, will be held via Zoom on April 21-22, 2023.
The theme of the conference is "Current Directions in Applied Probability & Data Science”. The conference is sponsored by Leiden University, and the program committee is: Odysseas Kanavetas (chair, Leiden University), Eugene Feinberg (Stony Brook University), Sheldon Ross (University of Southern California) and Floske Spieksma (Leiden  University).

Conference program


Confirmed speakers

Farid Alizadeh Rutgers University
Katsunori Ano Office K.A Co.Ltd.
Konstantin Avrachenkov INRIA Sophia Antipolis, France
Dimitri Bertsekas Arizona State University
Endre Boros Rutgers University
Apostolos Burnetas National and Kapodistrian University
Javier Cabrera Rutgers University
Ray Cao University of Houston Downtown
Victor de la Pena Department of Statistics. Columbia University
Yajie Duan Rutgers University
Eugene Feinberg Stony Brook University
Jerzy Filar The University of Queensland
Debopriya Ghosh Johnson & Johnson Pharmaceutical
Peter Glynn Stanford University
Jiaqiao Hu Stony Brook University
Xinxin Hu University of Houston Downtown
John Ioannidis Stanford University
Saul Jacka University of Warwick
Peter Jacko Berry Consultants and Lancaster University
Stella Kapodistria Eindhoven University of Technology
Panagiotis Karras Aarhus University
Pavlo Kasyanov Institute for Applied System Analysis, National Technical University of Ukraine “Igor Sikorsky Kyiv Polytechnic Institute”
Tze Lai Stanford University
Benjamin Melamed Rutgers University, Rutgers Business School, Department of Supply Chain Management
Dimitris Metaxas Rutgers University, Department of Computer Science
Karti Puranam Rutgers University
Rhonda Righter UC Berkeley, IEOR
Sheldon  Ross University of Southern California
Andrzej Ruszczynski Rutgers University
Davit Sargsyan Rutgers University, Johnson & Johnson Pharmaceutical
Sergei Schreider Rutgers Business School
Jim (Junmin) Shi New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT)
Matthew Sobel Case Western Reserve University
Krzysztof  Szajowski Wroclaw University of Science and Technology
Csaba Szepesvari University of Alberta
Sadegh Talebi Department of Computer Science, University of Copenhagen
Chris Tsokos University of South Florida
Jaideep Vaidya Rutgers University
Benjamin Van Roy Stanford University
Richard Weber University of Cambridge
Jian Yang Rutgers University
Yao Zhao Rutgers University
Steve Bin  Zhou University of Houston Downtown

Moreover, we seek submissions for two special volumes in Annals of Operations Research. The deadline for submission is December 31, 2023.

Call for papers in a Special volume, in honor of Michael N. Katehakis

Call for papers in a Special volume, in honor of Isaac Sonin 

The registration deadline is April 20, 2023. You will receive the Zoom link by email.

Registration is free, but mandatory (due to communication of Zoom link).

Registration form

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