May 2

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Early bird rates available through Tuesday, April 18th at 4:00 pm.

9:00 am - 10:15 am Featured Discussion: The Secret Life of I.J. Good
Speaker: Sandy Zabell, Northwestern University
Discussant: Cynthia Dwork, Harvard University

10:15 am - 10:30 am Coffee Break

10:30 am - 12:00 noon Invited Session
Vladimir Vovk, University of London, "Nonparametric predictive distributions"
Don Fraser, University of Toronto, "Distributions for theta: Validity and Risks"
Antonietta Mira, Universita della Svizzera Italiana, "Deriving Bayesian and frequentist estimators from time-invariance estimating equations: a unifying approach"

12:00 noon - 1:30 pm Break for Lunch

1:30 pm - 2:45 pm Featured Discussion: BFF Four--Are We Converging?
Speaker: Nancy Reid, University of Toronto
Discussant: Deborah Mayo, Virginia Tech

2:45 pm - 3:00 pm Coffee Break

3:00 pm - 4:00 pm Invited Session
James M. Robins, Harvard TH Chan School of Public Health, "Counterexamples to Bayesian, Pure-Likelihoodist, and Conditional Inference in Biased-Coin Randomized Experiments and Observational Studies: Implications for Foundations and for Practice"
Larry Brown, Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, "Empirical Bayes Prediction under Check Loss"

4:00 pm - 5:30 pm Panel: Perspectives of the Pioneers
Panelists: Jim Berger, Duke University; Larry Brown, Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania; David Cox, Oxford University via remote participation; Don Fraser, Toronto University; Nancy Reid, Toronto University
Moderator: Vijay Nair, University of Michigan