#### Invited Sessions and Session Organizers

Session number | Session topic | Organizer | Affiliation | |

IS1 | New Trends in Survival Analysis | Valentin Patilea | ENSAI, France | patilea@ensai.fr |

IS2 | Functional Data | Pedro Delicado | Barcelona, Spain | pedro.delicado@upc.edu |

IS3 | New Trends in Spatial Statistics | Marc Hallin | Brussels, Belgium | mhallin@ulb.ac.be |

IS4 | Random Graphs | Mia Deijfen | Stockholm, Sweden | mia@math.su.se |

IS5 | Graphical Models | Piotr Zwiernik | Pompeu Fabra, Spain | piotr.zwiernik@upf.edu |

IS6 | Developments in Bayesian Nonparametrics | Sonia Petrone | Milano, Italy | sonia.petrone@unibocconi.it |

IS7 | Large Sample Covariance Matrices: Theory and Applications | Jianfeng Yao | Hong Kong | jeffyao@hku.hk |

IS8 | Advances in Causality | Marloes Maathuis | Zurich, Switzerland | maathuis@stat.math.ethz.ch |

IS9 | Modeling Dependence using Copulas | Marek Omelka | Prague, Czech Republic | omelka@karlin.mff.cuni.cz |

IS10 | High-Dimensional Model Selection | Malgorzata Bogdan | Wroclaw, Poland | Malgorzata.Bogdan@uwr.edu.pl |

IS11 | Bayesian Statistics and Software | Aki Vehtari | Aalto University, Finland | Aki.Vehtari@aalto.fi |

IS12 | High-Dimensional Time Series with Breaks | Claudia Kirch | Magdeburg, Germany | claudia.kirch@ovgu.de |

IS13 | Time Series Econometrics | Pentti Saikkonen | University of Helsinki, Finland | pentti.saikkonen@helsinki.fi |

IS14 | Computational Tools for Bayesian Inference | Jean-Michel Marin | Montpellier, France | jean-michel.marin@umontpellier.fr |

IS15 | Networks | Ernst Wit | Groningen, Netherlands | e.c.wit@rug.nl |

IS16 | Stochastic Processes | Herold Dehling | Bochum, Germany | herold.dehling@ruhr-uni-bochum.de |

IS17 | High-Dimensional Extremes | Holger Rootzen | Chalmers, Sweden | hrootzen@chalmers.se |

IS18 | Concentration Inequalities | Pascal Massart | Paris, France | pascal.massart@math.u-psud.fr |

IS19 | Distributional Regression | Thomas Kneib | Goettingen, Germany | tkneib@uni-goettingen.de |

IS20 | Recent Advances in Computationally Intensive Statistics | Nicolai Meinshausen | ETH Zurich, Switzerland | meinshausen@stat.math.ethz.ch |

IS21 | Statistical Genetics and Genomics | Stephane Robin | Paris, France | robin@agroparistech.fr |

IS22 | New Developments in Latent Components Models | Alessio Farcomeni | Sapienza, Italy | alessio.farcomeni@uniroma1.it |