American Statistical Association
New York City
Metropolitan Area Chapter

Chapter Colloquium
September 20, 2016



The New York Metro Area Chapter of the American Statistical Association

In Collaboration With

The Educational Psychology Ph.D. Program of the City University of New York

Is Pleased to Invite You to a Colloquium On

SOLVING STATISTICS PROBLEMS USING STAN

by

Andrew Gelman, Ph.D.
Department of Statistics
Department of Political Science
Columbia University



Abstract

Stan is a free and open-source probabilistic programming language and Bayesian inference engine. In this talk, we demonstrate the use of Stan for some small fun problems and then discuss some open problems in Stan and in Bayesian computation and Bayesian inference more generally.


Date
Tuesday, September 20, 2016

Time
2:00 P.M.

Location
CUNY Graduate Center
365 Fifth Avenue (at 34th Street)
Room To Be Announced
New York, New York

Registration and Fees
Seating is limited.
Light refreshments will be served.
Advanced registration is required and there is no fee.

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