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VVSOR Annual meeting 2020

The consequences of the coronavirus COVID-19 for the VVSOR annual meeting:
We are closely monitoring the current situation and advise of the relevant authorities. As long as local health authorities and RIVM do not call for cancelling events, the annual meeting 2020 will in principle go ahead as planned. We will keep you informed on our website and through our mailings.


This year’s theme is “Causality and Complexity”. Further details on the program and speakers are provided below.

Date & Time: Thursday, 12 March 2020, 9:45 am-21:00 pm
Meeting Location: In De Driehoek, Utrecht
Dinner Location: Colour Kitchen, Utrecht



09.45-09.50   Opening
09.50-10.35   Marloes Maathuis
10.35-11.20   Stijn Vansteelandt
11.20-11.40   Coffee Break
11.20-12.15   Announcements: Hemelrijk, van Zwet and Van Dantzig Awards
12:15-13:45   Annual VVSOR Meeting & Lunch
13:45-14.30   Joris Mooij
14.30-15.15   Rick Quax
15.15-15.45   Coffee Break
15.45-16.30   Jonas Peters
16.30-18.00   Drinks
19.00-21.00   Dinner



Marloes Maathuis
ETH Zürich
Title: Causality and covariate adjustment
Abstract & CV

Stijn Vansteelandt
Ghent University & London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine
Title: Machine learning for the evaluation of treatment effects: challenges, solutions and improvements
Abstract & CV

Joris Mooij
The University of Amsterdam
Title: How To Learn Causal Relations From Data?
Abstract & CV

Rick Quax
The University of Amsterdam
Defining and discovering (causal) information flows: nudge causality
Abstract & CV

Jonas Peters
University of Copenhagen
Causality and Robust Prediction
Abstract & CV



The registration is closed. If there are any openings we will contact those on the waiting list via email.
Prices for members and non-members are listed below.

Delegate type Meeting
(Regular Fee)
VVSOR members (NL) 75 € 100 € 50 €
FENStatS (EU sister associations) 75 € 100 € 50 €
Student 50 € 75 € 25 €
Non-members 200 € 225 € 50 €

Gepubliceerd op: October 2, 2019