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Major Unit: Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences
Subunit: DEPS Board on Mathematical Sciences & Their Applications
Project Unit: Committee on Applied and Theoretical Statistics
Meeting Name: Committee on Applied and Theoretical Statistics
Meeting Start: 12/4/2013Meeting End:12/5/2013
Location: National Academy of Sciences building (NAS Members Room)

 

 
For more information, Please contact:
Contact: Michelle Schwalbe
Contact Affiliation: Committee on Applied and Theoretical Statistics
Email: mschwalbe@nas.edu
Phone: 202/334-1682Fax:202/334/2422

 

 
Preliminary meeting agenda:
Wednesday, December 4

OPEN SESSION

12:00 PM ASA Data Science Initiatives
Nat Schenker, American Statistical Association President-Elect and director of the Office of Research and Methodology, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

12:45 PM Key issues in regulatory sciences
Lisa LaVange, Director of Biostatistics, Office of Translational Sciences, Center for Drug Evaluation and Research, Food and Drug Administration
Bob O’Neill, Food and Drug Administration

1:45 PM Signal Analytics Workshop with the Defense Threat Reduction Agency (DTRA)
Richard A. May, Ph.D., Chief of Visual Analytics, DTRA J9-ISA/Advanced Analytics
Morgan Sparks, Capt, U.S. Air Force, DTRA J9-ISA/Advanced Analytics
Moderated by Constantine Gatsonis

2:45 PM Break

3:00 PM Statistics Education
Nick Horton, Professor of Statistics at Amherst College

3:45 PM Discussion with NSF
Hank Warchall, Division Director (acting), Division of Mathematical Sciences (DMS)
Thomas Russell, Deputy Division Director (acting), DMS
Gabor Szekely, Program Director, Statistics Program, DMS
Sujit Ghosh, Program Director, Statistics Program, DMS

4:30 PM Adjourn Open Session