Workshop Robust Statistics

Start date

Thursday, 8 Feb 2018, 09:00

End date

Thursday, 8 Feb 2018, 17:00

Van der Goot building
Campus Woudestein

This workshop brings together a group of leading international researchers in Robust Statistics and Econometrics. The primary focus are the topics of robust and resistant methods in Econometrics and High-dimensional Statistics. It is intended as a meeting place for both methodological as well as applied researchers.

Keynote Speaker

  • Xuming He
    University of Michigan
  • Roger Koenker
    University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
  • Po-Ling Loh
    University of Wisconsin-Madison
  • Taisuke Otsu
    London School of Economics and Political Science
  • Elvezio Ronchetti
    University of Geneva
  • Peter Rousseeuw
    Katholieke Universiteit Leuven


Participants are kindly requested to book their hotel themselves. Hotel Novotel Rotterdam Brainpark is within walking distance of the Woudestein Campus. Hotel Emma is located at the city center and is easily accessible by public transport.

Programme committee

  • Andreas Alfons
  • Mikhail Zhelonkin
More information

For more information please contact Anneke Kop at