Advances in Asymptotic Probability

In honor of Amir Dembo's 60th birthday

December 13 - 17, 2018 at Stanford University

Schedule Abstracts

Poster Conference photo

Ariana Mann and Tsachy Weissman have kindly compiled videos of all of the talks at the conference.

Registration for the conference has now closed.

Location: On December 13 (Thursday) and December 15-17 (Saturday-Monday) the conference will take place in the Geology Corner Auditorium 320-105, Building 320, Escondido Mall, Stanford. On December 14 (Friday) only, the conference will take place in Room 370-370, Building 370, Stanford.

Invited speakers

  • Tim Austin, UCLA
  • Gérard Ben Arous, New York University
  • Jean Bertoin, University of Zürich
  • Erwin Bolthausen, University of Zürich
  • Alexei Borodin, MIT
  • Paul Bourgade, New York University
  • Sourav Chatterjee, Stanford University
  • Ivan Corwin, Columbia University
  • Nick Cook, UCLA
  • Jean-Dominique Deuschel, TU Berlin
  • Persi Diaconis, Stanford University
  • Jian Ding, University of Pennsylvania
  • Christina Goldschmidt, Oxford University
  • Alice Guionnet, ENS Lyon
  • Ewain Gwynne, University of Cambridge
  • Martin Hairer, Imperial College London
  • Nina Holden, ETH Zurich
  • Takashi Kumagai, Kyoto University
  • Eyal Lubetzky, New York University
  • Stefano Olla, Paris Ceremade
  • Subhabrata Sen, Microsoft Research and MIT
  • Mykhaylo Shkolnikov, Princeton University
  • Vladas Sidoravicius, NYU Shanghai
  • Allan Sly, Princeton University
  • Eliran Subag, New York University
  • Xin Sun, Columbia University
  • Horng-Tzer Yau, Harvard University
  • Ofer Zeitouni, Weizmann Institute
  • Tianyi Zheng, UC San Diego


  • Jason Miller, University of Cambridge
  • Andrea Montanari, Stanford University
  • Scott Sheffield, MIT
  • Nike Sun, MIT

Contact for inquiries.