SSC 2019: Join Us at the University of Calgary for An Exciting Line-Up of Committee- and Section-Sponsored Invited Sessions

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The 2019 meeting is a little more than two months away. Thanks to the many SSC members and colleagues who have contributed to the invited program. Here is a listing of committee-sponsored and section-sponsored sessions. Start planning the ones that you will attend!

Lisa Lix, University of Manitoba

Program Chair, SSC 2019, on behalf of the Program Committee

Committee-Sponsored Invited Sessions





The International Chinese Statistical Association - Canada Chapter

Recent Advances in Statistical Inference for Complex Data Structures

Liqun Wang

The University of Manitoba


CANSSI Postdoctoral Showcase

John Braun

The University of British Columbia, Okanagan Campus


Collaborations Across CANSSI Health Science Collaborating Centres

John Braun

The University of British Columbia, Okanagan Campus

New Investigators

Recent Statistics Research of New Investigators Across Canada

Reza Ramezan

The University of Waterloo

New Investigators

Tenure and Promotion: Insightful Tips From the Applicants and Reviewers

Hua Shen

The University of Calgary

Women in Statistics

Novel Statistical Methods and Applications in Genomics

Mireille Schnitzer

The University of Montreal

Section-Sponsored Invited Sessions








Actuarial Science

Capital Allocation

Hélène Cossette

Laval University

Recent Advances in Risk Theory

Bin Li

The University of Waterloo

Recent Advances in Actuarial and Quantitative Finance

Jean-François Bégin

Simon Fraser University

Graduate Students in Actuarial Science           

Anne MacKay

The University of Quebec in Montreal








Advanced Statistical Methods for the Integration of Omic Data

Thierry Chekouo

The University of Calgary

Recent Developments in Survival Analysis with Complex Data

Xuewen Lu

The University of Calgary

Measurement Error Models and Its Impacts in Health Sciences

Mahmoud Torabi

The University of Manitoba

Making Sense of Complex Featured Data with Statistical Methods

Grace Y. Yi

The University of Waterloo

Biostatistics Section Presidential Invited Address

Patrick Brown

The University of Toronto

Business and Industrial Statistics

Analytics in Sports

Shirley Mills

Carleton University

Designed Experiments for Complex Engineered Systems

Ryan Lekivetz


Implementation, Advances, and Precision in Mixture Model-Based Classification

Brian C. Franczak

MacEwan University

Isobel Loutit Invited Address: Max Morris, Iowa State University

Devon Lin

Queen’s University







Applications of Nonstandard Analysis to Probability Theory and Statistics

Daniel Roy

The University of Toronto

Stochastic Processes and Applications

Mary Thompson

The University of Waterloo

Extreme Values

Gail Ivanoff

The University of Ottawa

New Directions in Mathematical Finance

Alexandru Badescu

The University of Calgary








Statistical Education

Innovations in Data Science for Undergraduates in Canada

Bruce Dunham

The University of British Columbia

Effective Implementation of Statistics Capstone Courses

Asokan Mulayath Variyath

Memorial University of Newfoundland

Best Practices in Experiential Learning

Sohee Kang

The University of Toronto

Building the Pipeline: The International Data Science in Schools Project

Alison L. Gibbs

The University of Toronto

Survey Methods

Integration of Probability and Non-Probability Samples

Jean-François Beaumont

Statistics Canada

Modeling, Imputation, and Non-Response

Susie Fortier

Statistics Canada

Measuring the Quality of Multisource Statistics

Wesley Yung

Statistics Canada

Survey Methods Section Presidential Invited Address: Jack Gambino, Statistics Canada

Susie Fortier

Statistics Canada



Monday, April 15, 2019

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