IBC2020 Invited Sessions

IS.01: Beyond the Proportional Hazards Model: Analysis of Treatment-effects on Time-to-Event Endpoints in Cancer Development | Session Chair: Geert Verbeke, Catholic University of Leuven

IS.02: Recent development in methodologies for neuroimaging data | Session Chair: Min Jin Ha, University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center

IS.03: Recent Advanced Bayesian methods for Complex Biomedical Data Analysis | Session Chair: Jian Kang, University of Michigan

IS.04 Biostatistics and Team Science | Session Chair: Knashawn H. Morales, University of Pennsylvania

IS05: Estimating Causal Effects in Exposures on Survival: Methodology in Action | Session Chair: Stijn Vansteelandt, Ghent University and London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine

IS.06: From Big to Smart Data in Biostatistics: An Integrative Approach | Session Chair: Clelia Di Serio, IBS-Italian Region, Vita-Salute San Raffaele University

IS.07: New Advances in Capture-Recapture Methods | Session Chair: Pere Puig, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona

IS.08: Advanced Statistical Methods for Data Arising from High Throughput Phenotyping in Agriculture | Session Chair: Arunas (Ari) Verbyla, Data61, CSIRO

IS.09: Innovative Theory and Applications of Hidden Markov Models in the Biosciences | Session Chair: Paul S. Albert, National Cancer Institute

IS.10: Statistical Issues in Developing and Evaluating Polygenic Risk Models | Session Chair: Celia Greenwood, Lady Davis Institute for Medical Research, Jewish General Hospital

IS.11: Methodological Issues in Observational Studies: Promoting Best Analyses and Relevant Research | Session Chair: Willi Sauerbrei, Chair STRATOS initiative, Institute of Medical Biometry and Statistics, University Medical Center Freiburg, Freiburg (Germany)

IS.12: Event History Modelling in Register Based Studies | Session Chair: Michael C. Sachs, Department of Medicine, Karolinska Institute

IS.13: Data Fusion and Statistical Matching | Session Chair: Saumyadipta Pyne, PhD, Scientific Director, Public Health Dynamics Lab, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, USA

IS.14: Interactive Visualization for Effective Decision-making in Agricultural Sciences | Sessions Chair: Professor Dianne Cook, Department of Econometrics and Business Statistics

IS.15: Biometrics Research by Women from Around the Globe | Session Chair: Nusrat Jahan, James Madison University

IS.16: Exploring the Limits of Multivariate and High Dimensional Inference Methods to Analyze Data in Ecology | Session Chair: Markus Pauly, Faculty of Statistics, Technical University Dortmund

IS.17: Spatial Confounding in biometrical Applications: Ubiquitous Undesirable effects and alleviation Proposals | Session Chair: Lola Ugarte, Public University of Navarre

IS.18: Longitudinal Modelling of Compositional data | Session Chair: Dr. Hae-Won Uh, Department of Biostatistics and Research Support Div. Julius Center, UMC Utrecht

IS.19: Sparse and dense temporal and spatial data analysis in Health Sciences | Session Chair: Jeanine Houwing-Duistermaat, University oh Leeds