**J**ust a reminder that Bayes 250 at the RSS is taking place in less than three weeks and that it would be a good idea to register now *(using a form and not an on-line page, unfortunately)*! Here is the official program.

Current Schedule

11:00 Registration and tea

11:30 Welcome

11:35 Anthony O’Hagan (Warwickshire) and Dennis Lindley (Somerset) – *video recorded interview*

12:15 Gareth Roberts (University of Warwick) “Bayes for differential equation models”

12:45 14:00 *Lunch and posters*

14:00 Sylvia Richardson (MRC Biostatistics Unit) “Biostatistics and Bayes”

14:30 Dennis Prangle (Lancaster University) “Approximate Bayesian Computation”

14:50 Phil Dawid (University of Cambridge), “Putting Bayes to the Test”

15:20 *tea*

16:00 Mike Jordan (UC Berkeley) “Feature Allocations, Probability Functions, and Paintboxes”

16:30 Iain Murray (University of Edinburgh) “Flexible models for density estimation”

16:50 YeeWhye Teh (University of Oxford) “MCMC for Markov and semi-Markov jump processes”

17:20 *posters and drinks*

Day 2:

09:30 Michael Goldstein (Durham University) “Geometric Bayes”

10:00 Andrew Golightly (Newcastle University), “Auxiliary particle MCMC schemes for partially observed diffusion processes”

10:20 Nicky Best (Imperial College London) “Bayesian space-time models for environmental epidemiology”

10:50 *tea*

11:15 Christophe Andrieu (University of Bristol) “Inference with noisy likelihoods”

11:45 Chris Yau (Imperial College London) “Understanding cancer through Bayesian approaches”

12:05 Stephen Walker (University of Kent) “The Misspecified Bayesian”

12:35 *Lunch*

13:30 Simon Wilson (Trinity College Dublin), “Linnaeus, Bayes and the number of species problem”

14:00 Ben Calderhead (UCL) “Probabilistic Integration for Differential Equation Models”

14:20 Peter Green (University of Bristol and UT Sydney) “Bayesian graphical model determination”

14:50 *Closing Remarks* Adrian Smith (University of London)