International Workshops on Matrices and Statistics

The Workshops

  1. 1990: Tampere, Finland, 6–8 August 1990 (program, videos)
  2. 1992: Auckland, New Zealand, 4–5 December 1992 (program, report)
  3. 1994: Tartu, Estonia, 28 May 1994 (report)
  4. 1995: Montreal, Quebec, Canada, 15–16 July 1995 (report, group photo)
  5. 1996: Shrewsbury, England, 18–19 July 1996 (program, report)
  6. 1997: Istanbul, Turkey, 16–17 August 1997 (report)
  7. 1998: Fort Lauderdale, Florida, USA, 11–14 December 1998,
              in celebration of T.W. Anderson’s 80th Birthday (program, report)
  8. 1999: Tampere, Finland, 7–8 August 1999 (program, report)
  9. 2000: Hyderabad, India, 9–13 December 2000, in celebration of C. R. Rao’s 80th Birthday (program, report)
  10. 2001: Voorburg, The Netherlands, 2–3 August 2001 (report)
  11. 2002: Lyngby, Denmark, 29–31 August 2002, in celebration of G. P. H. Styan’s 65th Birthday (report)
  12. 2003: Dortmund, Germany, 5–8 August 2003 (program, report)
  13. 2004: Bedlewo, Poland, 18–21 August 2004, in celebration of I. Olkin’s 80th Birthday (poster, program, report)
  14. 2005: Massey University, Albany Campus, Auckland, New Zealand, 29 March–1 April 2005 (report, poster)
  15. 2006: Uppsala, Sweden, 13–16 June 2006 (program, report)
  16. 2007: Windsor, Ontario, Canada, 1–3 June 2007, in celebration of G. P. H. Styan’s 70th birthday (poster, program)
  17. 2008: Tomar, Portugal, 22–26 July 2008,
              in celebration of T.W. Anderson’s 90th Birthday (poster, program, report)
  18. 2009: Smolenice Castle, Slovakia, 23–27 June 2009 (poster, program, flyer)
  19. 2010: Shanghai, China, 5–8 June 2010 (program, Preface of Abstract Booklet, report)
  20. 2011: Tartu, Estonia, 27 June to 1 July 2011 (poster, abstracts, It had to be U –– the SVD song by Michael Greenacre)
              ––Joint event with the 9th Tartu Conference on Multivariate Statistics.
  21. 2012: Bedlewo, Poznan, Poland, 16–20 July 2012,
              in celebration of G. P. H. Styan’s 75th Birthday (Abstract Book, poster, program, report).
              ––Joint event with the LINSTAT-2012.
  22. 2013: University of Toronto / Fields Institute, Toronto, Canada, 12–15 August 2013 (program, report, poster.)
  23. 2014: Ljubljana, Slovenia, 9–12 June 2014. (report, program, abstracts)
              ––Overlap with a Linear Algebra Workshop, LAW, from June 4-12, 2014.
  24. 2015: Haikou City, Hainan Province, China, 25–28 May 2015.
              Announcement, Souvenir Booklet, Program and Abstract Booklet, Report,
              TOC of Special issue of Special Matrices. Preface.
  25. 2016: Funchal, Madeira Island, Portugal, 6-9 June 2016.
              Program, Abstract Booklet, IWMS-2016-Proceedings TOC and Preface, Report, Poster.
  26. 2018: Montreal, Quebec, Canada, 5-7 June 2018, Program, Report.
  27. 2019: Shanghai, China, 6-9 June 2019. Shanghai University of International Business and Economics.
              Program and Book of Abstracts. Group photo. Poster. Report (draft).
  28. 2020: Manipal Academy of Higher Education, MAHE, Karnataka State, South India, 15-17 December 2020.
              Formerly known as Manipal University.
              The day of 17 December 2020 is devoted to the 100 Years of Professor C. Radhakrishna Rao.
              ––Overlap with the ICLAA-2020.
              Contact: Dr. K. Manjunatha Prasad, km.prasad@manipal.edu, kmprasad63@gmail.com.

Miscellaneous information

A short history of the International Workshop on Matrices and Statistics (IWMS) (pdf).

Videos from the conferences in statistics in Tampere in 1987 and 1990, prepared by Jarmo Niemela and Reijo Sund.

Shayle R. Searle: Pioneer in Linear Modelling. Article by Jeffrey J. Hunter (2015), in Australian & New Zealand Journal of Statistics, based on the Memorial Session in IWMS-2013. Toronto.

Conversation with Professor Kai-Tai Fang in the Souvenir Booklet of Haikou IWMS-2015.

Prefaces of the special issues of Linear Algebra and its Applications (pdf):

The logo of the 17th IWMS, Tomar, Portugal, 2008 (pdf).

The logo of the 25th IWMS, Madeira, Portugal, 2016 (pdf).

A special stamp of the 17th IWMS, 2008 (pdf).

 


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