Date: Saturday, 3 November 2018
Location: SFU Harbour Centre, Room 2270
8:30-9:00Coffee and Pastries @ Waves Coffee
9:10-9:30Lucas Wu, SFU
"Net Best-Ball Team Composition in Golf
9:30-9:50Yichen Zhang, UBC
"Scaled Matrix Completion
9:50-10:10Dani Chu, SFU
"Pacing Profiles in World Championship 2000m Rowing Explored Through k-Shape Clustering
10:20-10:40Saifuddin Syed, UBC
"Optimality of Non-Reversible Parallel Tempering
10:40-11:00Lillian Yan Lin, SFU recent graduate
"Recurrent Event Analysis with an Application to Forensic Psychiatric Sample of Offenders Found Not Criminally Responsible on Account of Mental Disorder
11:00-11:20Tingting Zhao, UBC
"Analysis of high-dimensional Continuous Time Markov Chains with applications to Phylogenetics using the Hamiltonian Monte Carlo algorithm and the Local Bouncy Particle Sampler"
11:30-12:30Jack Davis, Abdollah Safari, Yunlong (Ben) Nie, Khalif Halani
"Smoothing Methods for Transitioning to Life Post-Graduation"
12:30-14:00Lunch @ Rogue Gastown