Pre-Conference Workshop

January 2, 2019

Morning Session (Sponsored by IISA)

Introduction to Optimal Transport and Statistics 

Resource Person: Dr Bodhisattva Sen, Columbia University, New York, USA

Recently the area of optimal transport has received much attention in the mathematical community. Some of these ideas can and have been used in statistics and machine learning. The workshop intends to provide participants with a glimpse of this fascinating area.


Afternoon Session (Sponsored by SAS)

Machine Learning Concepts and Applications for Big and High Dimensional Data

Resource Person: Dr Sharad Saxena, SAS Research & Development India Pvt Ltd

The workshop will provide participants an opportunity to get hands-on experience of applying machine learning techniques to data-sets using SAS.  


 The details about the registration for the workshop can be found at the registration page.