Tapabrata Maiti (USA)
Professor of Statistics at Department of Statistics and Probability, Michigan State University, USA.Taps is also Graduate Director of the Department of Statistics and Probability, Michigan State University, USA, and served as Associate Editor of the journals: Journal of Agricultural, Biological and Environmental Statistics; The American Statistician - Review section; Journal of the American Statistical Association - Review section. Currently Taps is Associate Editor of the journals: Sankhya, Series B; Journal of the American Statistical Association - Theory and Methods; Test, Spanish Journal of Statistics; Journal of the American Statistical Association - Application and Case Studies; Journal of the Indian Statistical Association. His research interests cover a wide range in Statistical Sciences. More information can be found in his webpage.
João Cadete de Matos (Portugal)
Head of the Department of Statistics at the Portuguese Central Bank.
João is also the Chairman of the Committee on Monetary, Financial and Balance of Payments Statistics (CMFB) and Professor at the NOVA School of Statistics and Information Management.
Richard D. De Veaux (USA/France)
Professor of Statistics at Department of Mathematics and Statistics, Williams College, Williamstown, Massachusetts, USA, and Author at Pearson Education.
Dick received several Excellence in Teaching Awards from Princeton University between 1989 and 1992, and the Lifetime Achievement Award for Exceptional Dedication and Excellence in Teaching, Engineering Council, Princeton University, 1991. Dick is also a former performer and will deliver a keynote speech about presentation skills. More information can be found in his webpage.
Fabrizio is also President of the International Society for Bayesian Analysis, and Editor-in-Chief of Applied Stochastic Models in Business and Industry. His research interests cover a wide range in Statistical Sciences. More information can be found in his webpage.
Agus Sudjianto (UK)
Director of Analytics and Modeling at Lloyds Banking Group.
In the past, Agus was Executive and Head of Quantitative Risk at Bank of America, and Product Development Manager at Ford Motor Company.
Ronald Wasserstein (USA)
Executive Director of the American Statistical Association.
Ron is also President of the Kappa Mu Epsilon National Mathematics Honor Society, 2009-2013 (President–elect, 2005–2009) and belongs to the
Board of Directors of the MATHCOUNT. Ron took part of many committees and continues to do so, with the aim of promoting statistics.