Archive for Panthéon

in the Pantheon [jatp]

Posted in pictures, Travel with tags , , , , , , , , on May 15, 2019 by xi'an

heart of Paris

Posted in pictures, Travel with tags , , , , , , , , , , on April 17, 2019 by xi'an

street art [jatp]

Posted in pictures, Travel with tags , , , , , , , , on October 27, 2018 by xi'an

big’MC’minar next week

Posted in Kids, Statistics, Travel, University life with tags , , , , , , , on May 9, 2014 by xi'an

crossing Rue Soufflot on my way to IHP from Vieux Campeur, March 28, 2013The next big’MC seminar in Paris will be delivered on Thursday, May 15, by

15 h : Luke Bornn, Towards the Derandomization of Markov chain Monte Carlo

16 h 15 : Pierre Jacob, On exact inference and unbiased estimation 

see the seminar webpage for more details. And make sure to attend if in or near Paris! It is definitely big and MC. Most sadly (for us!), Chris Holmes will give a Smile (Statistical machine learning) seminar at the very same time a few streets away…  At least, we can conveniently meet right after for a drink!

Panthéon

Posted in pictures, University life with tags , , , , , , , , on March 29, 2013 by xi'an

crossing Rue Soufflot on my way to IHP from Vieux Campeur, March 28, 2013

As I was crossing the street, on my way to Institut Henri Poincaré to attend the Big’MC seminar with talks by Yves Atchadé on confidence intervals on MCMC ouput and Omiros Papaspiliopoulos on exact filtering, I thought the Panthéon had a nice enough background to deserve a picture. I also stopped by a nearby art shop to buy 0.7mm leads for my mechanical pencil and ended up discussing Charles Rennie Mackintosh with the seller, as I was wearing my University of Glasgow sweatshirt…