Bocconi Summer School in Statistics and Probability: “Graphical Models”
July 9-20, 2018, Lake Como, Italy


We are pleased to announce that the 2018 edition of the Bocconi Summer School in Statistics and Probability, on Graphical Models, will take place on July 9-20, 2018, at Villa del Grumello, Lake Como, Italy.
The deadline for applications is March 15, 2018

Steffen Lauritzen (Department of Mathematical Sciences, University of Copenhagen)
Robin Evans (Department of Statistics, University of Oxford, UK) Tutorials:
Søren Wengel Mogensens (Department of Mathematical Sciences, University of Copen- hagen)

The Bocconi Summer School in Statistics and Probability is offered by Bocconi University, Milano, and is hosted by the Lake Como School of Advanced Studies. The aim of the School is to establish a track of high level courses on cutting-edge topics in Statistics and Probability. The school offers lectures delivered by internationally leading scholars on the specific designated topic, and supervised tutorials.
The summer school is open to all interested scholars, but is especially addressed to PhD students, and possibly to brilliant MSc graduates interested in pursuing doctoral studies in Statistics, Probability, Data Science, Computer Science, Applied Mathematics, Operation Re- search and related fields.

In order to foster active interaction among students and instructors, the School is targeted for a class of at most 30 qualified and selected participants.
Applications can be submitted by March 15, 2018.

The registration fee (450 euro) covers all the school activities and course material; wi-fi con- nection; all work-days lunches in the beautiful park of Villa del Grumello; welcome cocktail; accommodation for the 2 weeks (July 8 evening – July 21 morning, 2018).
Admitted participants should register by April 20, 2018.

For more information, please visit the school website
or contact