2021 junio : Biostatnet

First Bilbao Workshop on Algorithmic Fairness
The Organizing Committee of the FBWAF21 are pleased to invite you to the First Bilbao Workshop on Algorithmic Fairness (FBWAF21) that BCAM will host online from 21st to 23rd June 2021.   This event aims to give an overview of the fair learning problem, from its origin to the current state-of-the-art, discussing future research opportunities. During these three days, invited speakers will present some of the latest methodological developments in this area as well as different applications in several domains.   The provisional schedule can be found at https://wp.bcamath.org/fbwaf21/programme/   Registration: https://wp.bcamath.org/fbwaf21/registration/   Additional information is available at the official web of the workshop https://wp.bcamath.org/fbwaf21      
XIV Summer School MESIO UPC-UB
The School of Mathematics and Statistics (FME) organises the XIV Summer School in Statistics from 28 June to 9 July.   The MESIO UPC-UB Summer School is a specialised training programme that increases the supply of both professional and research training in the Interuniversity Master in Statistics and Operations Research (MESIO UPC-UB), the 2nd cycle studies, the Degree in Statistical Science and Techniques, and the PhD in Statistics and Operations Research of the UPC, Statistics of the UB and Economy of the UB.   The courses are open to members from other universities as well as researchers and practitioners, working in private and public institutions, that need the use of statistical and/or machine/deep learning methodologies in their daily work.   The Summer School courses are taught by renowned visiting and UPC and UB teachers.   The 2021 edition contains 8 activities taught from 28 June to 9 July 2021. The courses defined as "face-to face" will be like this only if the COVID-19 sanitary conditions allow it. Otherwise, they will be taught on-line. In the face-to face situation, the courses are also going to be broadcast in streaming.   The price of the courses for UPC students is 120€/course.   More info: https://www.fib.upc.edu/es/noticias/xiv-summer-school-mesio-upc-ub