Welcome!

This is the site for Columbia University Statistics Student Seminar !!!

If you are one of the great speakers, please click here to find out information for speakers.

Our aim is, via the talks of the speakers, to provide the students with opportunities to explore different research potentials in a relatively casual environment.

We meet every Wednesdays from 12 pm to 1 pm, in room 903 SSW (School of Social Work building, 1255 Amsterdam Avenue).

This year (2014-2015) the seminars are organized by:




Calender for 2015 Spring

 DateEvent 
 Jan. 21 Dr. David Pettey (SIG)
 Jan. 28Prof. Cheng Guang (Purdue University)
 Feb. 4Prof. Tony Jebara (Columbia)
Feb. 11Heng Yang (CUNY)
Feb. 18Prof. Christopher Rothe (Columbia)
Feb. 25Dr. Daniel Soudry (Columbia)
Mar.  4Prof. David Blei (Columbia)
Mar. 11Ju Sun (Columbia)
Mar. 18 Spring break
Mar. 25Dr. Michal Warchol and Dr. Pawel Polak (Columbia)
Apr. 1Prof. Peter F. Halpin (NYU)
Apr. 8Dr. Alekh Agarwal (Microsoft Research)
Apr. 15 Dr. Lars Buesing (Columbia)
Apr. 22  Rohit Patra and Gonzalo Mena (Columbia)

Calender for 2014 Fall

 Date Event 
 Sept. 10 Prof. David Schiminovich and Prof. Andrew Gelman 
 Sept. 17 Summer Intern Workshop 
 Sept. 24 Dr. Ying Liu 
 Oct. 1  Dr. Junyi Zhang
 Oct. 8  Prof. Saharon Rosset
Oct. 15  Prof. Sumit Mukherjee 
Oct. 22  Prof. Mark Brown and Prof. Victor de la Pena
Oct. 29  Prof. David Madigan and Prof. Richard Davis
Nov. 5 Prof. Ryan Adams 
Nov. 12 Prof. Patrick Perry
Nov. 19 Richard Neuberg and Yuanjun Gao 
Nov. 26  Prof. Daniel Hsu
Dec. 3  Weichen Wang