There are sixty one invited paper (IP) sessions in the fifth meeting.

The informaton given below on these IP sessions are correct as of May 21, 2018. The table is best viewed in landscape orientation on your mobile device.

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IP01:
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Invited Speakers:
New Techniques in High-Dimensional Data Analysis
Makoto Aoshima, University of Tsukuba
Haipeng Shen, University of Hong Kong
Cheng Wang, Shanghai Jiao Tong University
Hirokazu Yanagihara, Hiroshima University
Kazuyoshi Yata, University of Tsukuba
IP02:
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Invited Speakers:
Stochastic Analysis and Applications
Sayan Banerjee, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Siva Athreya, Indian Statistical Institute, Bangalore
Sayan Banerjee, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Amarjit Budhiraja, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Rongfeng Sun, National University of Singapore
IP03:
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Invited Speakers:
Statistical Inference Based on Divergence Measures
Ayanendranath Basu, Indian Statistical Institute, Kolkata
Ayanendranath Basu, Indian Statistical Institute, Kolkata
Michel Broniatowski, University Pierre et Marie Curie
Hironori Fujisawa, Institute of Statistical Mathematics
Wolfgang Stummer, University of Erlangen Nurnberg
IP04:
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Invited Speakers:
New Advances in Statistical Methods for Complex Data in Biomedical Studies
Hongyuan Cao, University of Missouri-Columbia
Richard Cook, University of Waterloo
Yu Shen, MD Anderson Cancer Center
Antai Wang, New Jersey Institute of Technology
Wanjie Wang, National University of Singapore
IP05:
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Invited Speakers:
Recent Developments in Clinical Trials
Yuh Ing Chen, National Central University
Yuh Ing Chen, National Central University
Lu Cui, Abbvie
Toshimitsu Hamasaki, National Cerebral and Cardiovascular Center
Chin Fu Hsiao, National Health Research Institutes
IP06:
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Invited Speakers:
Recent Developments in Change-Point Problems
Haeran Cho, University of Bristol
Rebecca Killick, Lancaster University
Wai Leong Ng, Chinese University of Hong Kong
Tengyao Wang, University of Cambridge
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IP07:
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Invited Speakers:
Markov Chains and Related Topics
Michael Choi, Cornell University
Swee Hong Chan, Cornell University
Michael Choi, Cornell University
Daniel Jerison, Tel Aviv University
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IP08:
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Invited Speakers:
Functional Data Analysis and Related Topics
Aurore Delaigle, University of Melbourne
Gery Geenens, University of New South Wales
Naisyin Wang, University of Michigan
Zhigang Yao, National University of Singapore
Jin-Ting Zhang, National University of Singapore
IP09:
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Invited Speakers:
Recent Developments in Bayesian Statistics
Aurore Delaigle, University of Melbourne
Howard Bondell, University of Melbourne
John Ormerod, University of Sydney
Abhra Sarkar, Duke University
Scott Sisson, University of New South Wales
IP10:
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Invited Speakers:
Statistical Methods for Functional Data
Subhajit Dutta, Indian Institute of Technology
Karthik Bharath, University of Nottingham
Joydeep  Chowdhury, Indian Statistical Institute
Subhajit Dutta, Indian Institute of Technology
Ana Maria Staicu, North Carolina State University
IP11:
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Invited Speakers:
Recent Advances in Change-Point Detection and Data Segmentation
Piotr Fryzlewicz, London School of Economics
Hock Peng Chan, National University of Singapore
Hao Chen, University of California, Davis
Piotr Fryzlewicz, London School of Economics
Guenther Walther, Stanford University
IP12:
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Invited Speakers:
Infinite-Dimensional Stochastic Analysis and its Applications
Arnab Ganguly, Louisiana State University
Arnab Ganguly, Louisiana State University
Yaozhong Hu, University of Alberta at Edmonton
Janna Lierl, University of Connecticut
Ruoyu Wu, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
IP13:
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Invited Speakers:
Analysis of Complex Data
Xuming He, University of Michigan
Jian Huang, University of Iowa
Weijie Su, University of Pennsylvania
Ying Sun, King Abdullah University of Science and Technology
Shurong Zheng, Northeast Normal University
IP14:
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Invited Speakers:
Stochastic Partial Differential Equations
Yaozhong Hu, University of Alberta at Edmonton
Jian Song, Hong Kong University
Xiaoming Song, Drexel University
Jie Xiong, Southern University of Science and Technology
Xicheng Zhang, Wuhan University
IP15:
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Invited Speakers:
Recent Advancements in Spatial and Spatio-Temporal Statistics
Hsin Cheng Huang, Academia Sinica
Chun Shu Chen, National Changhua University of Education
Mikyoung Jun, Texas A&M University
Haonan Wang, Colorado State University
Christopher Wikle, University of Missouri
IP16:
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Invited Speakers:
Advances in Regression and Classification
Binyan Jiang, Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Jian Huang, Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Limin Peng, Emory University
Zhisheng Ye, National University of Singapore
Teng Zhang, University of Central Florida
IP17:
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Invited Speakers:
Statistical Causal Inference
Manabu Kuroki, Yokohama National University
Hei Chan, National Institute of Informatics
Shohei Shimizu, Shiga University
Miao Wang, Peking University
Jiji Zhang, Lingnan University
IP18:
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Invited Speakers:
New Developments in Nonparametric and High-Dimensional Bayesian Models
Jaeyong Lee, Seoul National University
Woncheol Jang, Seoul National University
Shuhei Mano, Institute of Statistical Mathematics
Cheolwoo Park, University of Georgia
Jincheol Park, Keimyung University
IP19:
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Invited Speakers:
Advances in Bayesian Analysis of Complex Data
Cheng Li, National University of Singapore
Yves Atchade, University of Michigan
Fei Jiang, University of Hong Kong
Cheng Li, National University of Singapore
Lizhen Lin, University of Notre Dame
IP20:
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Invited Speakers:
New Frontiers of Functional and High-Dimensional Data Analysis
Yehua Li, University of California, Riverside
Lily Wang, Iowa State University
Raymond Wong, Texas A&M University
Fang Yao, University of Toronto and Peking University
Ping Shou Zhong, Michigan State University
IP21:
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Invited Speakers:
Integrative Analysis of Multi-Omics Data
Gen Li, Columbia University
Kuangnan Fang, Xiamen University
Irina Gaynanova, Texas A&M University
Eric Lock, University of Minnesota
Qi Long, University of Pennsylvania
IP22:
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Invited Speakers:
Frontiers in Financial Statistics
Yingying Li, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
Raymond Kan, University of Toronto
Olivier Ledoit, University of Zürich
Yuan Liao, Rutgers University
Xinghua Zheng, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
IP23:
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Invited Speakers:
Advanced Statistical Methods for High-Dimensional Microbiome Data Analysis
Huilin Li, New York University
Lingling An, University of Arizona
Richard Bonneau, New York University
Yijuan Hu, Emory University
Huilin Li, New York University
IP24:
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Invited Speakers:
Advances in Methods and Applications for Dependent Data
Chae Young Lim, Seoul National University
Soutir Bandyopadhyay, Colorado School of Mines
Chih Hao Chang, National University of Kaohsiung
Jungsoon Choi, Hanyang University
Ji Meng Loh, New Jersey Institute of Technology
IP25:
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Invited Speakers:
Advances in Statistical Machine Learning
Jianqing Fan, Princeton University
Yang Feng, Columbia University
Jiashun Jin, Carnegie Mellon University
Zheng (Tracy) Ke, University of Chicago
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IP26:
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Invited Speakers:
Statistical Frontier in the Era of Big Data with Applications in Genomics
Jin Liu, Duke-NUS Medical School
Lin Chen, University of Chicago
Yuling Jiao, Zhongnan University of Economics and Law
Heng Peng, Hong Kong Baptist University
Can Yang, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
IP27:
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Invited Speakers:
The Ergodicity of Stochastic Partial Differential Equations and Related Topics
Yong Liu, Peking University
Yuan Liu, Chinese Academy of Sciences
Bin Xie, Shinshu University
Jianliang Zhai, University of Science and Technology of China
Deng Zhang, Shanghai Jiaotong University
IP28:
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Invited Speakers:
Information Theory and Statistics
Po Ling Loh, University of Wisconsin–Madison
Yudong Chen, Cornell University
Varun Jog, University of Wisconsin–Madison
Cynthia Rush, Columbia University
Vincent Tan, National University of Singapore
IP29:
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Invited Speakers:
Recent Advances in Statistical Methods for Analysis of Genomics Data
Qi Long, University of Pennsylvania
Mengjie Chen, University of Chicago
Hongkai Ji, Johns Hopkins University
Jin Liu, Duke-NUS Medical School
Chaolong Wang, Genome Institute of Singapore
IP30:
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Invited Speakers:
Emerging Methods in Big Data Analytics
Ping Ma, University of Georgia
Steve Qin, Emory University
TN Sriram, University of Georgia
Tao Wang, Shanghai Jiaotong University
Jingfei Zhang, University of Miami
IP31:
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Invited Speakers:
Functional Data Classification: Perspectives from Statistics and Machine Learning
Taps Maiti, Michigan State University
Yunjin Choi, National University of Singapore
Subhra Sankar Dhar, Indian Institute of Technology
Chae Young Lim, Seoul National University
Po Ling Loh, University of Wisconsin–Madison
IP32:
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Invited Speakers:
Advances in Modeling and Analysis of High-Dimensional Data
Naveen Narisetty, University of Illinois
Arindam Chatterjee, Indian Statistical Institude
Zijian Guo, Rutgers University
Jialiang Li, National University of Singapore
Ying Wei, Columbia University
IP33:
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Invited Speakers:
Recent Advances in Machine Learning
Yang Ning, Cornell University
Ian McKeague, Columbia University
Yang Ning, Cornell University
Kean Ming Tan, University of Minnesota
Mengdi Wang, Princeton University
IP34:
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Invited Speakers:
Analysis of Data with Dependent Structure
Zhen Pang, Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Guodong Li, University of Hong Kong
Chun-Ling, Catherine Liu, Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Liming Xiang, Nanyang Technological University
Tonghui Yu, Nanyang Technological University
IP35:
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Invited Speakers:
Challenges and Advances in High-Dimensional Data Analysis
Cheolwoo Park, University of Georgia
Jeongyoun Ahn, University of Georgia
Won Chang, University of Cincinnati
Changwon Lim, Chung-Ang University
Miles Lopes, University of California, Davis
IP36:
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Invited Speakers:
Applications of Random Matrix Theory to High-Dimensional Inference
Debashis Paul, University of California, Davis
Gourab Mukherjee, University of Southern California
Guangming Pan, Nanyang Technological University
Debashis Paul, University of California, Davis
Lili Wang, Zhejiang Gongshang University
IP37:
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Invited Speakers:
Statistical Inverse Problems in Neuromaging
Debashis Paul, University of California, Davis
Hernando Ombao, King Abdullah University of Science and Technology
Jie Peng, University of California, Davis
Armin Schwartzman, University of California, San Diego
Hongtu Zhu, MD Anderson Cancer Center
IP38:
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Invited Speakers:
Recent Advances and Applications of Wavelet Methods in Nonparametric Statistics
Spiridon Penev, University of New South Wales
Hassan Doosti, Macquarie University
Gery Geenens, University of New South Wales
Fabien Navarro, ENSAI, Rennes
Spiridon Penev, University of New South Wales
IP39:
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Invited Speakers:
Recent Advances in Design and Analysis of Experiments
Frederick Kin Hing Phoa, Academia Sinica
Yasmeen Akhtar, Academia Sinica
Ming Hung Kao, Arizona State University
Frederick Kin Hing Phoa, Academia Sinica
John Stufken, Arizona State University
IP40:
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Invited Speakers:
High-Dimensional Functional Data Analysis
Xinghao Qiao, London School of Economics
Shaojun Guo, Renmin University of China
Bing Li, Pennsylvania State University
Matthew Reimherr, Pennsylvania State University
Xinghao Qiao, London School of Economics
IP41:
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Invited Speakers:
Recent Advances and Challenges in Big Data Inference
Zhao Ren, University of Pittsburgh
Jinyuan Chang, Southwestern University of Finance and Economics
Andreas Elsener, ETH Zürich
Lingzhou Xue, Pennsylvania State University
Wenxin Zhou, University of California, San Diego
IP42:
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Invited Speakers:
Asymptotic Theory in Probability and Statistics
Qi-Man Shao, Chinese University of Hong Kong
Xia Chen, University of Tennessee
Xiequan Fan, Tianjin University
Lan Gao, Chinese University of Hong Kong
Jiasheng Shi, Chinese University of Hong Kong
IP43:
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Invited Speakers:
Statistical Analysis of Data Heterogeneity
Juan Shen, Fudan University
Marc Genton, King Abdullah University of Science and Technology
Bo Li, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Naveen Narisetty, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Zhongyi Zhu, Fudan University
IP44:
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Invited Speakers:
Recent Advances in Complex Data Analysis
Weining Shen, University of California, Irvine
Yen Chi Chen, University of Washington
Raphael Huser, King Abdullah University of Science and Technology
Chee Ming Ting, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia
Weixuan Zhu, Xiamen University
IP45:
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Invited Speakers:
Recent Advances in Random Matrix and Related Fields
Zhonggen Su, Zhejiang University
Zhigang Bao, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
Dangzheng Liu, University of Science and Technology of China
Dong Wang, National University of Singapore
Lun Zhang, Fudan University
IP46:
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Invited Speakers:
Recent Advances in Statistical Machine Learning
Will Wei Sun, University of Miami
Lilun Du, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
Jiashi Feng, National University of Singapore
Xin He, City University of Hong Kong
Zenglin Xu, University of Electronic Science and Technology of China
IP47:
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Invited Speakers:
Bayesian Modelling and Computational Methods
Linda Tan, National University of Singapore
Nial Friel, University College Dublin
David Nott, National University of Singapore
Michael Smith, University of Melbourne
Linda Tan, National University of Singapore
IP48:
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Invited Speakers:
Statistical Inference for Random Processes: Theory and Applications
Masayuki Uchida, Osaka University
Yuta Koike, Tokyo Metropolitan University
Hiroki Masuda, Kyushu University
Masayuki Uchida, Osaka University
Nakahiro Yoshida, University of Tokyo
IP49:
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Invited Speakers:
Nonlinear Regression with Non-Stationary Time Series
Qiying Wang, University of Sydney
Sanjaya Dissanayake, University of Sydney
Ke Zhu, University of Hong Kong
Jiangyan Peng, University of Electronic Science and Technology of China
Hao Wu, University of Sydney
IP50:
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Invited Speakers:
Statistical Testing in Non- and Semiparametric Models
Jing Wang, University of Illinois at Chicago
Jing Wang, University of Illinois at Chicago
Lijian Yang, Tsinghua University
Yuanyuan Zhang, Tsinghua University
Roger Zoh, Texas A&M University
IP51:
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Invited Speakers:
New Developments of High-Dimenisional Complex Data Analysis
Lan Wang, University of Minnesota
Xingdong Feng, Shanghai University of Finance and Economics
Fang Han, University of Washington
Runze Li, Pennsylvania State University
Ji Zhu, University of Michigan
IP52:
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Invited Speakers:
Selective Inference with Knockoffs
Asaf Weinstein, Stanford University
Lucas Janson, Harvard University
Yoshimasa Uematsu, University of Southern California
Asaf Weinstein, Stanford University
Jia Zhou, University of Science and Technlogy of China
IP53:
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Invited Speakers:
Stochastic Processes and their Applications
Dongsheng Wu, University of Alabama in Huntsville
Cheng Ouyang, University of Illinois at Chicago
Haihua Shi, Nanjing University of Science and Technology
Yinghui Shi, Jiangsu Normal University
Dongsheng Wu, University of Alabama in Huntsville
IP54:
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Invited Speakers:
Random Fields on Manifolds and Statistical Inference
Yimin Xiao, Michigan State Univeristy
Xiaohong Lan, University of Science and Technology of China
Anatoliy Malyarenko, Mälardalen University
Wei Ying Wu, National Dong Hwa University
Yimin Xiao, Michigan State University
IP55:
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Invited Speakers:
Emerging Statistical Inferences in Complex Data Analysis
Minge Xie, Rutgers University
Jan Hannig, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
George Michailidis, University of Florida
Dongchu Sun, University of Missouri and East China Normal University
Dan Yang, Rutgers University
IP56:
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Invited Speakers:
Recent Advances in Functional Data and Complex Structures
Fang Yao, Peking University and University of Toronto
Huang Hui, Peking University
Yehua Li, University of California, Riverside
Yufeng Liu, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Yichao Wu, University of Illinois at Chicago
IP57:
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Invited Speakers:
Recent Progress of Statistical Inference for Economics and Social Science
Kyusang Yu, KonKuk University
Eun Ryung Lee, Sungkyunkwan University
Youngkyung Lee, Kangwon National University
Christoph Rothe, University of Mannheim
Melanie Schienle, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology
IP58:
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Invited Speakers:
Stein's Method
Zhuosong Zhang, University of Melbourne
Xiao Fang, Chinese University of Hong Kong
Adrian Roellin, National University of Singapore
Aihua Xia, University of Melbourne
Zhuosong Zhang, University of Melbourne
IP59:
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Invited Speakers:
New Developments in High-Dimensional and Complex Data Analysis
Yichuan Zhao, Georgia State University
Lei Huang, Southwestern Jiaotong University
Binyan Jiang, Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Bin Nan, University of California, Irvine
Yichuan Zhao, Georgia State University
IP60:
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Invited Speakers:
Recent Advances in Statistical Methods for Big and Complex Data
Lihui Zhao,  Northwestern University
Zhigang Li, Dartmouth College
Chunlin Wang, Xiamen University
Rui Wang, Harvard Medical School
Tao Yu, National University of Singapore
IP61:
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Invited Speakers:
High-Dimensional Statistical Theory
Wen Xin Zhou, University of California, San Diego
Heather Battey, Imperial College London
Guang Cheng, Purdue University
Fengnan Gao, Fudan University
Kengo Kato, Tokyo University