Notes from 4th Bayesian Mixer Meetup
4 Oct 2016 07:40 Bayesian , Bayesian Mixer , Daft , Dynamical Systems , Model Averaging , python , R , StanBayesian Mixer Meetup. Product Madness kindly hosted us at their offices in Euston Square. About 50 Bayesians came along; the biggest turn up thus far, including developers of PyMC3 (Peadar Coyle) and Stan (Michael Betancourt).
The agenda had two feature talks by Dominic Steinitz and Volodymyr Kazantsev and a lightning talk by Jon Sedar.
|Dominic Steinitz: Hamiltonian and Sequential MC samplers to model ecosystems|
|Volodymyr Kazantsev: Bayesian Model Averaging|
|Jon Sedar: Easier Plate Notation in Python using Daft|
Next meetingThe next Bayesian Mixer Meetup meeting is already scheduled for 21 October. We will be back at Cass Business School, with two talks:
- Darren Wilkinson: Hierarchical Bayesian Modelling of Growth Curves inc Stochastic Processes
- Peadar Coyle: Advanced PyMC3