Graphical Models: Conditional Independence and Algebraic Structures

October 23-25, 2019

The goal of this workshop is to bring together researchers in graphical models and explore the strong algebraic connections present in their analysis, with a focus on conditional independence.


James Cussens Abstract  
Mathias Drton   Abstract
Eliana Duarte   Abstract
Robin Evans   Abstract t.b.a.
Dominik Janzing   Abstract t.b.a
Thomas Kahle   Abstract
Kaie Kubjas   Abstract
Steffen Lauritzen   Abstract t.b.a. 
Manuele Leonelli   Abstract t.b.a. 
Marloes Maathuis   Abstract t.b.a.
Helene Massam   Abstract
Johannes Rauh   Abstract
Elina Robeva  Abstract
Anna Seigal   Abstract
Liam Solus   Abstract
Seth Sullivant Abstract
Ngoc Tran   Abstract t.b.a.
Henry Wynn   Abstract
Piotr Zwiernik   Abstract t.b.a. 


The workshop is planned to begin on Wednesday around 9 am and end on Friday around 12:30 pm.

Detailed program T.B.A.


Institute for Advanced Study (IAS)
Technische Universität München
Lichtenbergstraße 2 a
85748 Garching b. München


Please send an email to  until September 9, 2019 (Do you want to contribute a poster?). Note that the number of participants is limited to 75 and registration is on a first come first serve basis.


If you would like to present a poster at the workshop, please send an e-mail with your name and institution as well as a short abstract (using this latex template) to  until September 9, 2019.


Munich is a popular travel destination so we suggest that you book your accommodation early. 

We have blocked several rooms at Motel One München-Garching for the workshop. To book one of these you may contact for more information.