Overall Objectives
Research Program
Application Domains
Highlights of the Year
New Software and Platforms
New Results
Bilateral Contracts and Grants with Industry
Partnerships and Cooperations
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Section: Dissemination

Promoting Scientific Activities

Scientific events organisation

Member of the organizing commitees

Scientific events selection

Member of the conference program commitees

In 2015, F. Forbes has been reviewer for NIPS 2015 and GRETSI 2015.


Member of the editorial boards
Reviewer - Reviewing activities

In 2015, S. Girard has been a reviewer for Scandinavian Journal of Statistics, Extremes and Journal of Statistical Software.

In 2015, F. Forbes has been reviewer for Statistics and Computing, Computational Statistics and Data Analysis journals, IEEE trans. on Signal Processing, IEEE trans. on Image Processing journals.

Invited talks

Stéphane Girard was invited to give a talk at the SMAI Conference [32] and at the Extreme Value Analysis conference [33] .

F. Forbes was invited to give a talk at the Working Group on Model-Based Clustering Summer Session, in Seattle, USA, July 19-25, 2015, . Title: High dimensional regression with Gaussian mixtures and partially latent response variables. 30 participants.

F. Forbes was invited to give a talk at the CHUV/SIEMENS workshop on Quantitative magnetic resonance imaging for neuroradiology, in Lausanne, Switzerland, June 29, 2015. Title: Automatic brain lesion segmentation: methodological challenges. 20 participants.

F. Forbes and S. Girard gave a tutorial at the Astrostatistics School in Les Houches in Oct. 2015, .

Leadership within the scientific community

Stéphane Girard is at the head of the associate team (Statistical Inference for the Management of Extreme Risks and Global Epidemiology) created in 2015 between Mistis and LERSTAD (Université Gaston Berger, Saint-Louis, Sénégal). The team is part of the LIRIMA (Laboratoire International de Recherche en Informatique et Mathématiques Appliquées), .

Scientific expertise

Research administration