Objective Bayes Section of ISBA

The Objective Bayes Section of ISBA was founded in 2010. The purpose of the section is to promote research in objective Bayesian inference by organizing workshops and sessions in other meetings. Check out our most recent Meeting: December 15-19, 2013; OBayes13: Celebrating 250 Years of Bayes, Durham, NC USA

Current Officers: 

Chair: Luis Pericchi 2014-2015
Chair-elect: Christian Robert  2014-2015
Program Chair: Susie Bayarri - Ed George 2013-2014
Secretary: Judith Rousseau   2014-2015
Treasurer: James Scott 2013-2015


Thanks to Jim Berger for serving as the Section's inaugural chair.  A complete list of past officers of the section will be kept here.

A members's only directory is available.

Workshops and Conferences


  • *O'Bayes meeting*, june 1-5, 2015. Valencia, Spain. This meeting will be in honour of Susie Bayarri.

    *Scientific committee*
    Ed George (Chair)
    Gonzalo Garcia-Donato
    Luis Pericchi
    Nancy Reid
    Christian Robert
    Judith Rousseau