19th Meeting of Researchers in Biometrics / Statistics

June 25-28, 2012, Cavtat / Dubrovnik, Croatia


  • Data Visualization
  • Space Reduction Methods
  • Prediction and Classification
  • Computationally Intensive Methods
  • Time and Space Modeling, etc.

17th School of Biometrics

School of Biometrics Invited Speaker
Johann Sölkner, University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences, Vienna, Austria

School of Biometrics Topic

Very many variables and limited numbers of observations;
The p>>n problem in current statistical applications


We have the problem of genotypes for hundreds of thousands (in human up to >2 million) markers available for each genotyped individual and how to deal with the problem of overfitting. I would talk about prune/bundle/shrink strategies and statistics meeting machine learning. 

Schedule: Thursday, June 28,  8:45-9:45 and 11:30-13:30

HBMD Croatian Biometric Society
SRCE - University Computing Centre

How to Apply for the BIOSTAT 2012

The ITI Conference participants who wish to join the Meeting or School should register using the ITI Conference System. Please indicate your intention to participate in the School of Biometrics, in order to receive the School handouts at the Conference. For the ITI participants, there is no additional fee for the School. Submitted papers or poster abstracts should reach ITI Conference Organizing Committee within ITI deadlines and should follow ITI Instructions to authors. Accepted papers will be presented within the ITI topic: Data Mining, Statistics and Biometrics.