Keynote Speakers

Tuesday, July 22, 2014

9:15 - 10:10 a.m.

 

Speaker:  Bengt Muthen, Professor Emeritus, UCLA

Title: Advances in Mixture Modeling

 

Location: Lowell Center Dining Room

 

   

Wednesday, July 23, 2014

2:50 - 3:50 p.m.

 

Speaker:  Peter Bentler, UCLA (2014 Career Award Recipient)

Title: Covariate-free and Covariate-based Reliability

 

Location: Lowell Center Dining Room

 

   

Wednesday, July 23, 2014

3:50 - 4:50 p.m.

 

Speaker:  Fritz Drasgow, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Title:  Measurement of traits obtained via self-report

 

Location: Lowell Center Dining

 

 

   

Thursday, July 24, 2014

1:30 - 2:30 p.m.

 

Speaker:  Howard Wainer, National Board of Medical Examiners (2013 Career Award Recipient)

Title:  Uneducated Guesses: Three examples of how mistreating missing data yields misguided educational policy

 

Location: Lowell Center Dining Room

 

   

Friday, July 25, 2014

2:50- 3:50 p.m.

 

Speaker:  Judea Pearl, UCLA

Title: The Science of Cause and Effects

 

For more information, visit:

http://bayes.cs.ucla.edu/IJCAI99/

http://ftp.cs.ucla.edu/pub/stat_ser/r350.pdf

http://ftp.cs.ucla.edu/pub/stat_ser/r424.pdf

 

Mediation:

http://ftp.cs.ucla.edu/pub/stat_ser/R273-U.pdf

http://ftp.cs.ucla.edu/pub/stat_ser/r389.pdf

 

Transportability:

http://ftp.cs.ucla.edu/pub/stat_ser/r372.pdf

 

Missing data:

http://ftp.cs.ucla.edu/pub/stat_ser/r417.pdf

http://ftp.cs.ucla.edu/pub/stat_ser/r410.pdf

 

Sample-selection bias:

http://ftp.cs.ucla.edu/pub/stat_ser/r381.pdf

http://ftp.cs.ucla.edu/pub/stat_ser/r425.pdf

 

Heterogeneity:

http://ftp.cs.ucla.edu/pub/stat_ser/r406.pdf

 

Causes of Effects:

http://ftp.cs.ucla.edu/pub/stat_ser/r431.pdf

 

Working papers:

http://bayes.cs.ucla.edu/csl_papers.html

 

Location: Lowell Center Dining Room