Elvezio Ronchetti 60th birthday workshop
Victoria-Feser Maria-Pia, Monti Anna-Clara, Welsch Roy, Young Alastair, Ma Yanyuan, Welsh Alan + 3 autres
Elvezio Ronchetti 60th birthday workshop
July 2nd 2016
Room MR280, UniMail
Prof. Eva Cantoni, Prof. Davide La Vecchia, Prof. Fabio Trojani

8h45-9h00 Opening – Prof. Maria-Pia Victoria-Feser, dean of the Geneva School of
Economics and Management.
9h00 - 10h00 Prof. Anna-Clara Monti,
Robust Inference for Ordinal Response Model
(Chair: Prof. Debbie Dupuis)
10h00- 11h00 Prof. Roy Welsch
Robust Dependence Modeling for High-Dimensional Covariance Matrices with
Financial Applications
(Chair: Prof. Marianthi Markatou)
11h00 -11h30 Coffee break
11h30 – 12h30 Prof. Alastair Young
Sampling Distributions of Likelihood-based p-values.
(Chair: Prof. Stephen Portnoy)
12h30 – 14h00 lunch
14h00 – 15h00 Prof. Yanyuan Ma
Sufficient Direction Factor Model
(Chair: Prof. Stefan Sperlich)
15h00 – 16h00 Prof. Alan Welsh
Fitting Misspecified Linear Mixed Models
(Chair: Prof. Hans Rudolf Künsch)
16h00 -16h30 Coffee break
16h30 – 17h30 Prof. Loriano Mancini
Variance Swaps
(Chair: Prof. Patrick Gagliardini)
17h30 – 17h45 Closing