ISCB 2021

From 07/18/2021 to 07/22/2021

Domaine de Rockefeller - 8 Avenue Rockefeller, 69008 Lyon, FRANCE

Keynote speakers

We are pleased to announce 2 distinguished keynote speakers for this conference. The President’s Invited Speaker , Per Kragh Andersen (Copenhagen University, DK) will give a conference entitled "The joy of Pseudo-values" and the Scientific Programme Committee (SPC) has invited Geert Molenberghs (KU Leuven University, BE) as Keynote Speaker.

Pre-conference courses

The introductory day (Sunday 18) will be dedicated to three full-day courses in biostatistics:
- Joint Models under the Bayesian approach by Dimitris Rizopoulos (Erasmus University, Rotterdam, NL),
- Causal Mediation Analysis by Linda Valeri(Columbia University, US),
- Flexible penalized hazard model for time-to-event data by Mathieu Fauvernier(University of Lyon, FR).

Invited Sessions

The 8 invited sessions retained for 2021, will tackle
- Causal inference in continuous time for dense longitudinal data from wearable devices,
- Variance modelling for multilevel data and joint models,
- Modelling the global spread of Covid-19 and impact of interventions,
- Challenges and opportunities for learning from long-term disease registers,
- The best of both worlds: combining deep learning and modelling,
- Selective inference after variable selection,
- Personalised Medicine with Dynamic Predictions,
- Optimal design of longitudinal cluster randomized trials.