Sixth Wellington Workshop in Probability and Mathematical Statistics

4-6 December 2017, Victoria University of Wellington


NB: Site under construction - details are provisional


General Information

The Sixth Wellington Workshop in Probability and Mathematical Statistics (WWPMS 2017) will be held at Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand on 4-6 December 2017.

Further details will be added here in due course.


Workshop Program

Further details will be added here.

All participants will receive a printed copy of the final program at the workshop, along with a full printout of the presentation titles and abstracts.


Participants and Speakers

The following people will be in Wellington for the Workshop; about 20 will be giving presentations. Abstracts will be available prior to the Workshop.

  • Omer Angel, University of British Columbia
  • Richard Arnold, Victoria University of Wellington
  • Arup Bose, Indian Statistical Institute, Kolkata
  • Pierre Del Moral, Research Director, INRIA (University of Bordeaux)
  • Marc Ditzhaus, Heinrich Heine University, Dusseldorf
  • Laura Dumitrescu, Victoria University of Wellington
  • Priscilla Greenwood, University of British Columbia
  • David Harte, Statistics Research Associates Ltd, Wellington
  • John Haywood, Victoria University of Wellington
  • Martin Hazelton, Massey University, Palmerston North
  • Yuichi Hirose, Victoria University of Wellington
  • Mark Holmes, University of Melbourne
  • Estate Khmaladze, Victoria University of Wellington
  • Hira Koul, Michigan State University
  • Giorgi Kvizhinadze, University of Otago, Wellington
  • Thuong Nguyen, Victoria University of Wellington
  • Vladimir Obolonkin, New Zealand Comfort Group, Auckland
  • Andriy Olenko, La Trobe University, Melbourne
  • Spiridon Penev, University of New South Wales
  • B.L.S. Prakasa Rao, CR Rao Advanced Institute, Hyderabad
  • Alejandro Ramirez, Catholic University of Chile, Santiago
  • Leigh Roberts, Victoria University of Wellington
  • Peter Rowat, University California, San Diego
  • Karim Seghouane, University of Melbourne
  • Mike Steel, University of Canterbury, Christchurch
  • Budhi Surya, Victoria University of Wellington
  • Lawrence Ward, University of British Columbia
  • Kit Withers, Wellington
  • Nicholas Witte, Massey University, Palmerston North
  • Haizhen Wu, Ministry of Business, Innovation & Employment, Wellington
  • Ilze Ziedins, University of Auckland


Travel and Accommodation

Information for people travelling to Wellington for WWPMS 2017 is available from the following link. Please note this link takes you away from the website for the Workshop:
Travel and Accommodation in Wellington


Contact Information

The Program Committee is:
  • Martin Hazelton,
  • Mark Holmes,
  • Estate Khmaladze (Chair),
  • Mike Steel,
  • Ilze Ziedins.

The Organising Committee Chair is John Haywood. Please direct all inquiries concerning local arrangements to john.haywood@vuw.ac.nz.


WWPMS Photos

Photos from the series of Wellington Workshops are available below. Please note that the links to photos from earlier years will take you away from the website for the current Workshop.