Conference on Conditional Independence Structures and Extremes

October 12-14, 2016

The scientific topics include graphical models, networks and extremes.

One aim of the conference is to celebrate the Carl Friedrich von Siemens Prize of the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation awarded to Steffen Lauritzen from University of Copenhagen.


Conference Programme

The programme can be found here.

Conference location

Leibniz-Rechenzentrum der Bayerischen Akademie der Wissenschaften (LRZ)
Boltzmannstraße 1
85748 Garching

Room: H.E. 009



Please send an email to until August 31st, 2016 (Do you want to contribute a poster?). Note that the number of participants is limited to 50 and registration is on a first come first serve basis.


Poster submission

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 August 31st, 2016.


Scientific organizers

Claudia Klüppelberg and Steffen Lauritzen