#### Invited Sessions and Session Organizers

Session number | Session topic | Organizer | Affiliation | ||||||||||||||||

IS1 |
European Meeting of Statisticians×
Palermo 22-26 July 2019 Data privacy and protection
| Louis Aslett | Durham University, UK | ||||||||||||||||

IS2 |
European Meeting of Statisticians×
Palermo 22-26 July 2019 Time series analysis for complex data
| Alexander Aue | UC Davis, USA | ||||||||||||||||

IS3 |
European Meeting of Statisticians×
Palermo 22-26 July 2019 Machine Learning and Optimization
| Francis Bach | INRIA - École Normale Supérieure, Paris, France | ||||||||||||||||

IS4 |
European Meeting of Statisticians×
Palermo 22-26 July 2019 High dimensional inference in structured models
| Florentina Bunea | Cornell University, USA | ||||||||||||||||

IS5 |
European Meeting of Statisticians×
Palermo 22-26 July 2019 Bayesian nonparametrics and uncertainty quantification
| Ismael Castillo | Sorbonne Université, Paris, France | ||||||||||||||||

IS6 |
European Meeting of Statisticians×
Palermo 22-26 July 2019 Bayesian computation
| Nicolas Chopin | ENSAE, Paris Institute of Technology, France | ||||||||||||||||

IS7 |
European Meeting of Statisticians×
Palermo 22-26 July 2019 Multiscale methods
| Idris Eckley | University of Lancaster, UK | ||||||||||||||||

IS8 |
European Meeting of Statisticians×
Palermo 22-26 July 2019 Recent advances in statistical inference with big data
| Yingying Fan | University of Southern California, USA | ||||||||||||||||

IS9 |
European Meeting of Statisticians×
Palermo 22-26 July 2019 Data analytics
| Yannig Goude | Energy Data Lab at EDF, France | ||||||||||||||||

IS10 |
European Meeting of Statisticians×
Palermo 22-26 July 2019 Statistical inference and PDE's
| Marc Hoffmann | Université Paris Dauphine, France | ||||||||||||||||

IS11 |
European Meeting of Statisticians×
Palermo 22-26 July 2019 Empirical Bayes methods
| Roger Koenker | University College London, UK | ||||||||||||||||

IS12 |
European Meeting of Statisticians×
Palermo 22-26 July 2019 Statistical analysis of network data
| Eric Kolaczyk | Boston University, USA | ||||||||||||||||

IS13 |
European Meeting of Statisticians×
Palermo 22-26 July 2019 Directional statistics
| Christophe Ley | University of Gent, Belgium | ||||||||||||||||

IS14 |
European Meeting of Statisticians×
Palermo 22-26 July 2019 Statistical analysis of non-standard data types
| Regina Liu | Rutgers University, Piscataway NJ, USA | ||||||||||||||||

IS15 |
European Meeting of Statisticians×
Palermo 22-26 July 2019 Inference in statistical inverse problems
| Axel Munk | University of Göttingen, Germany | ||||||||||||||||

IS16 |
European Meeting of Statisticians×
Palermo 22-26 July 2019 Dependence modelling with copulas
| Johanna Neslehova | McGill University, Montréal, Canada | ||||||||||||||||

IS17 |
European Meeting of Statisticians×
Palermo 22-26 July 2019 Optimality in high-dimensional statistics
| Davy Paindaveine | Université Libre de Bruxelles, Belgium | ||||||||||||||||

IS18 |
European Meeting of Statisticians×
Palermo 22-26 July 2019 Statistical topological data analysis
| Wolfgang Polonik | University of California, Davis CA, USA | ||||||||||||||||

IS19 |
European Meeting of Statisticians×
Palermo 22-26 July 2019 Spatial and space time modelling
| Aila Särkkä | Chalmers University of Technology, Gothenburg, Sweden | ||||||||||||||||

IS20 |
European Meeting of Statisticians×
Palermo 22-26 July 2019 Measuring and testing independence
| Richard Samworth | Cambridge University, UK | ||||||||||||||||

IS21 |
European Meeting of Statisticians×
Palermo 22-26 July 2019 Partially observed functional data
| Laura Sangalli | Politecnico di Milano, Italy | ||||||||||||||||

IS22 |
European Meeting of Statisticians×
Palermo 22-26 July 2019 Statistical aspects of extreme value analysis
| Gilles Stupfler | University of Nottingham, UK | ||||||||||||||||

IS23 |
European Meeting of Statisticians×
Palermo 22-26 July 2019 Stein's method and information theory
| Yvik Swan | Université de Liège, Belgium | ||||||||||||||||

IS24 |
European Meeting of Statisticians×
Palermo 22-26 July 2019 Likelihood extensions and modifications
| Cristiano Varin | Ca' Foscari University, Venezia, Italy | ||||||||||||||||

IS25 |
European Meeting of Statisticians×
Palermo 22-26 July 2019 Bayes and empirical Bayes for genomics
| Mark van de Wiel | Free University Amsterdam, Netherlands |