
Robust inference for ROC regression
Speaker: Vanda M. Lourenço
FCT & CMA, NOVA University of Lisbon, Portugal 

Challenges of Clustering
Speaker: Cláudia Silvestre
Escola Superior de Comunicação Social, Instituto Politécnico de Lisboa 

The challenge of inserting wind power generation into the Brazilian hydrothermal optimal dispatch
Speaker: Reinaldo Castro Souza
Industrial Engineering Dept., PUCRio, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil 

Bayesian nonparametric inference for the covariateadjusted ROC curve
Speaker: Vanda Inácio De Carvalho
The University of Edinburgh, School of Mathematics 

Adaptive SVDbased Kalman filtering for state and parameter estimation of linear Gaussian dynamic stochastic models
Speaker: Maria Kulikova
Center for Computational and Stochastic Mathematics 

GIS and geostatistics: Applications to climatology and meteorology
Speaker: Álvaro Pimpão Silva
Instituto Português do Mar e da Atmosfera 

Tests for the Weights of the Global Minimum Variance Portfolio in a HighDimensional Setting
Speaker: Wolfgang Schmid
European University, Frankfurt (Oder), Germany 

Nearexact distributions – comfortable lying closer to exact distributions than common asymptotic distributions
Speaker: Carlos A. Coelho
Faculdade de Ciências e Tecnologia da Universidade Nova de Lisboa 

GARCH processes and the phenomenon of misleading and unambiguous signals
Speaker: Manuel Cabral Morais
Departamento Matemática, Instituto Superior Técnico 

Some hot topics of maximum entropy research in economics and statistics
Speaker: Pedro Macedo
CIDMA and Department of Mathematics, University of Aveiro 

Statistical models for the relationship between daily temperature and mortality
Speaker: Aurelio Tobias
Institute of Environmental Assessment and Water Research and CSIC, Barcelona 

The maxsemistable laws: characterization, estimation and testing
Speaker: Sandra Dias
CMAT  Pólo UTAD and CEMAT 

Comparison of joint schemes for multivariate normal i.i.d. output
Speaker: Manuel Cabral Morais
DMInstituto Superior Técnico; CEMAT 

Binary autoregressive geometric modelling in a DNA context
Speaker: Sónia Gouveia
Institute of Electronics and Informatics Engineering and Centre for R&D in Mathematics and Applications, University of Aveiro, Portugal 

I) Statistical Applications in Climatology. II) Predicting the weather for the next week, outlook of the climate for the XXIst century
Speaker: I) Vanda Pires. II) Pedro Viterbo
IPMA, Instituto Português do Mar e da Atmosfera 

On Eigenvalues of the Transition Matrix of some Count Data Markov Chains
Speaker: Christian Weiss
Dept. of Mathematics and Statistics, Helmut Schmidt Universität 

Statistical Modeling of Integervalued Time Series: An Introduction
Speaker: Manuel Scotto
CEMAT and Instituto Superior Técnico, Universidade de Lisboa 

On stochastic ordering and control charts for the traffic intensity
Speaker: Manuel Cabral Morais
CEMAT and DMIST, Univ. de Lisboa 

Behind the myth of Option Trading
Speaker: Christopher Claude
BNP Paribas, Lisbon 

OptionalContingentProduct Pricing in Marketing Channels
Speaker: Peter Kort
Tilburg University 
