Pioneering Workshop on Extreme Value and Distribution Theories

In Honor of Professor Masaaki Sibuya

This workshop praises Professor Masaaki Sibuya for his pioneering contributions to distribution theory and extreme value theory, and it aims to share and discuss the forefront research results in these fields.

Dates: 21-23 March, 2019

Venue: Auditorium, The Institute of Statistical Mathematics, 10-3 Midori-cho, Tachikawa, Tokyo, Japan

Registration: Not needed

Distinguished Speakers

Masaaki Sibuya (Keio University, Japan)


James C. Fu (University of Manitoba, Canada)

Seng-Huat Ong (University of Malaya; UCSI University, Malaysia)

Tomasz J. Kozubowski (University of Nevada, USA)


Sponsors: Kanazawa University, The Institute of Statistical Mathematics

Co-sponsor: Japanese Society of Applied Statistics

Financial Supports

Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology, Japan, through

Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research (B) "The development of methods for the assessment of anonymity of big-microdata" (2018-2022; Principal investigator Nobuaki Hoshino)

AIMaP : Advanced Innovation powered by Mathematics Platform , based at Institute of Mathematics for Industry, Kyushu University


Nobuaki Hoshino (Kanazawa University)

Shuhei Mano (The Institute of Statistical Mathematics)

Takaaki Shimura (The Institute of Statistical Mathematics)