A memorial session entitled “Probability and Related Topics — in memory of Evarist Giné” to be held during the New England Statistics Symposium (NESS) hosted by the UConn Statistics Department on Saturday, April 25, 3:30-4:45 in AUST 434.

Program:

Rick Vitale (UConn) Welcome

Dick Dudley (MIT) “Evarist as a student, teacher and friend”

Victor de la Pena (Columbia) “Dependence measures: a perspective”

Iddo Ben-Ari (UConn) “Evarist’s favorite undergraduate proof and where it got me”

Lu Lu (Colby) “On the sup-norm behavior of the Bernstein density estimator”

Molly Hahn (Tufts), and others as they would like: “Evarist: Reminiscences”