Wednesday, October 23, 2019

08:30 - 09:00       Registration
09:00 - 09:10       Welcome Words
09:10 - 09:55       Carlos Améndola
                                Introduction to max-linear models and tropical linear algebra
09:55 - 10:40       Steffen Lauritzen
                                Conditional independence of max-linear graphical models
10:40 - 11:10       Coffee Break
11:10 - 11:55       Eliana Duarte
                                Gröbner bases for staged tree models
11:55 - 12:40       Thomas Kahle
                                The geometry of gaussoids
12:40 - 14:00       Lunch Break
14:00 - 14:45       Dominik Janzing
                                Non-statistical notions of independence in causal discovery
14:45 - 15:30       Bartosz Kolodziejek
                                Model selection in the class of Gaussian models invariant under a subgroup of the symmetric group
15:30 - 16:00       Coffee Break
16:00 - 16:45       Piotr Zwiernik
                                Learning the structure of graphical models by covariance queries
16:45 - 17:30       Claudia Klüppelberg
                                Identifiability and estimation of recursive max-linear models
17:30 - 19:30       Poster Session

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Thursday, October 24, 2019

09:00 - 09:45       Marloes Maathuis
                                False discovery rate control for Gaussian graphical models
09:45 - 10:30       Robin Evans
                                Angles and model selection
10:30 - 11:00       Coffee Break
11:00 - 11:45       Kaie Kubjas
                                Maximum likelihood estimation of toric fiber products
11:45 - 12:30       Johannes Rauh
                                Marginal faces of marginal polytopes
12:30 - 14:00       Lunch Break
14:00 - 14:45       James Cussens
                                On the polyhedral geometry of conditional independence relations
14:45 - 15:30       Manuele Leonelli
                                Model-preserving sensitivity analysis for families of Gaussian distributions
15:30 - 16:00       Coffee Break
16:00 - 16:45       Liam Solus
                                Interventional Markov equivalence for mixed graph models
16:45 - 17:30       Vanessa Didelez 
                                Assumptions for Mendelian randomization studies with multiple instruments
18:00 - 23:00       Conference Dinner

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Friday, October 25, 2019

09:00 - 09:45       Seth Sullivant
                                 Ideals of Gaussian graphical models
09:45 - 10:30       Elina Robeva
                                Nested covariance determinants in Gaussian graphical models
10:30 - 11:00       Coffee Break
11:00 - 11:45       Henry Wynn
                                Lattice conditional independence models and Hibi rings
11:45 - 12:30       Mathias Drton
                                Causal discovery in linear non-Gaussian models
12:30                   Closing