Quantile Regression, LMS Method and 

Robust Statistics in the 21st Century

19-23 June 2006, Edinburgh

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Organised by
Keming Yu (Brunel University)
Pin Ng (Northern Arizona University)
Yuanhua Feng (Heriot-Watt University)

Workshop Summary
The Workshop starts with Registration (between 09.00 and 09.45) on Monday 19 June and finishes in the afternoon of Friday 23 June.  It will be held at ICMS Headquarters at 14 India Street.

The aim of the Workshop is to:
  • provide an overview of the current state of research in quantile regression both to those already working in the field and to others considering moving into it;
  • discuss and advance leading edge research on the interface between mathematics, statistics, economics, finance, genetics and public health;
  • bring together leading international experts from both academia and statistical practice to promote exchange of ideas and to provide practitioners ample opportunity to inform future research directions.
The Workshop is open only to invited participants and numbers are limited.  Anyone interested in taking part should contact Keming Yu (Keming.Yu@brunel.ac.uk or K.Yu@plymouth.ac.uk)

Administrative contacts
ICMS, 14 India St, Edinburgh EH3 6EZ
tel 0131 220 1777; Fax 0131 220 1053

Created 6 October 2005

This workshop is made possible by grants awarded to ICMS from EPSRC Mathematical Sciences Programme, the Scottish Higher Education Funding Council and the London Mathematical Society.

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