Melbourne-Singapore Probability and Statistics Forum


25 September to Thursday 28 September


All conference talks will be held in the Peter Hall building at the University of Melbourne.



The third sesquiennial Melbourne-Singapore Probability and Statistics Forum will be held from Monday 25 September to Thursday 28 September 2017 at The University of


Prof Andrew Barbour

Melbourne. As Professor Andrew Barbour is turning 70 in Nov 2017, we will be celebrating his outstanding contribution to Probability Theory in conjunction with the forum.

Confirmed speakers include:

Louis H. Y. Chen (National University of Singapore)
Alexander Gnedin (Queen Mary, University of London)
Malwina Luczak (Queen Mary, University of London)
Ross McVinish (University of Queensland)
Gesine Reinert  (University of Oxford)
Adrian Röllin (National University of Singapore)
Dominic Schuhmacher (Georg-August-Universität Göttingen)
Qi-Man Shao (Chinese University of Hong Kong)
Simon Tavaré  (Cancer Research UK Cambridge Institute)
Sergey Utev (University of Leicester)

We would like to invite you to contribute a talk and/or attend the event. The deadline for registration for this free event is Monday, 14 August 2017. The abstract submission deadline is Friday 11 August. Please submit your abstracts to Nathan Ross at

For further information, please contact the event organisers: Konstantin Borovkov, Nathan Ross or Aihua Xia


Information on the previous Melbourne-Singapore Probability and Statistics Forums are below:

First Melbourne-Singapore Probability and Statistics Forum (2015)

Second Melbourne-Singapore Probability and Statistics Forum (2016)


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