Events Celebrating the 250th Anniversary of Bayes Theorem
The year 2013 marks the 250th anniversary of "An Essay towards Solving a Problem in the Doctrine of Chances" by the Reverend Thomas Bayes. To celebrate the beginnings of Bayesian statistics, a number of events have been organized to reflect on the past, present and future of Bayesian Analysis:
- Bayes 250 Conference at the Royal Statistical Society, London
- European Meeting of Statisticians, ISBA Invited Session Christian Robert: “Bayes’ Theorem: then and now”
- Joint Statistics Meetings in Montreal, CA ISBA Invited Session and more!
- Bayes 250 Celebration, Durham, NC ISBA Regional Meeting
ISBA plans to make video's available of these events where feasible.