ESI01: Statistical learning Andreas Christmann, University of Bayreuth, Germany. George Michailidis, University of Michigan, USA. Xiaotong Shen, University of Minnesota, USA.
ESI02: Theoretical perspectives in computational statistics Gareth Roberts, University of Warwick, UK. Alastair Young, Imperial College, UK. Ajay Jasra, National University of Singapore, Singapore.
ESI03: Robust penalized methods Christophe Croux, K.U. Leuven, Belgium. Yiyuan She, Florida State University, USA. Elvezio Ronchetti and Marco Avella Medina, University of Geneva, Switzerland.
ESI04: Statistical algorithms and software Kris Boudt, VU Brussel/Amsterdam, Belgium/The Netherlands. Heather Turner, University of Warwick, UK. Giovanni Montana, Imperial College, UK.
CFE 2013 Invited Sessions
CSI01: Bayesian Econometrics Jim Griffin, University of Kent, UK. Mark Steel, University of Warwick, UK. Gary Koop and Dimitris Korobilis, UK.
CSI02: Model Selection and Inference David Hendry, University of Oxford, UK. Benedikt M. Poetscher, University of Vienna, Austria. Hannes Leeb, University of Vienna, Austria.
CSI03: Measuring systemic risk Mardi Dungey, University of Tasmania, Australia, and University of Cambridge, UK. Andre Lucas, VU University Amsterdam, The Netherlands. Monica Billio, Universita Ca Foscari di Venezia, Italy.
CSI04: The design of optimal policies Giovanni di Bartolomeo, Universita di Teramo, Italy. Bianca di Paoli, London School of Economics, UK. Paul Levine and Joe Pearlman, University of Surrey, UK .