DSTS Todagesmøde (Two-Day Meeting) at DTU, Lyngby, November 5-6, 2013

The next semiannual two-day meeting in the Danish Society for Theoretical Statistics will be held at DTU in Lyngby from Tuesday, November 5, 2013, at 13:00, and until Wednesday,
November 6, at 13:00.

The web-site for the meeting is:



The meeting features invited talks and contributed posters.

Confirmed speakers are

Torben Tvedebrink, Aalborg, Dept. Mathematical Sciences:
Statistical Aspects of Forensic Genetics

Rune Haubo Bojesen Christensen, DTU Compute:
Statistical and Computational Aspects of Ordered Regression Model

Andreas Kryger Jensen, SDU, Inst. Public Health:
Most predictive interval selection for functional data (with application to classifying tumor stages)

Erik Lindström, Lund, Centre for Mathematical Sciences:
Developments in Iterated Filtering

Anders Nielsen, DTU Aqua:
AD Model Builder and State-space fish stock assessment model

Lars Nørvang Andersen, Aarhus, Dept. Mathematics:
Efficient Inference of Demographic Scenarios using Whole-genome Sequence data

Claus Ekstrøm, KU, Dept. Public Health:
Inference for regularized regression of high-dimensional genomics data with application to integrated data analysis

See the meeting web-page for further details.


We encourage all participants to bring a poster presenting their work to in order to stimulate discussions. An award will be presented to the best poster with a student (incl. Ph.D.) as main author.


Please register by 29th October 2013 using the form at

The fee for the meeting is DKK 500. The reduced fee for students is DKK 250; this applies to B.Sc. and M.Sc. students, but not Ph.D. students. The fee covers dinner on Tuesday
evening and a sandwhich-to-go for lunch on Wednesday. Lunch on Tuesday is not included.

The meeting is arranged by DTU Aqua (Uffe Høgsbro Thygesen) and DTU Compute (Bjarne Kjær Ersbøll and Henrik Madsen), and kindly sponsored by Novo Nordisk and SAS Institute. Secretary in charge of meeting logistics is Camilla Lund Poulsen.


Uffe Høgsbro Thygesen
M.Sc.Eng., Ph.D., Associate professor
DTU Aqua
(+45) 358 83400 ; uht@aqua.dtu.dk