



Invited Speakers
 S. Ejaz Ahmed
Department of Mathematics and Statistics Faculty of Mathematics & Science Brock University Ontario Canada email webpage 
Research interests: Statistical inference, asymptotic theory, statistical education and consulting. 
 Carlos A. Coelho
Mathematics Department, NOVA School of Science and Technology, NOVA University of Lisbon CMANOVA Math – Center for Applied Mathematics and its Applications, NOVA University of Lisbon email webpage 
Research interests: Multivariate Analysis (development of likelihood ratio tests for elaborate covariance structures and for MANOVA models with elaborate covariance structures), exact distribution and the development of nearexact distributions for the associated test statistics; tests for highdimensionality; application of multivariate analysis techniques to Statistical Disclosure Control. 
 Stanislav Katina
Institute of Mathematics and Statistics Faculty of Science Masaryk univerzity Czech Republic email webpage 
Research interests: Statistical modelling of multivariate functional data; Statistical shape and image analysis; Multivariate spline smoothing. Survival analysis; Multivariate and omics data analysis; Design, analysis and reporting of clinical trials. . 
 Célia Nunes Department of Mathematics and Center of Mathematics and Applications University of Beira Interior Covilhã Portugal email webpage 
Research interests:Statistical inference, Linear mixed models, Asymptotic distributions, Random sample sizes. 
 Han Lin Shang
Department of Actuarial Studies and Business Analytics Macquarie University Sydney, NSW 2109, Australia email webpage 
Research interests: Functional data analysis, Nonparametric and semiparametric statistics, Bayesian econometrics, Computational statistics, Demographic forecasting. 
 Douglas Wiens
Department of Mathematics and Statistical Sciences University of Alberta Edmonton, AB T6G 2G1 Canada email webpage 
Research interests: Robust regression design, General robustness, Applied probability, Applied statistics, (and in an earlier life) Mathematical logic. 
Young Scientists Awards  LinStat´2020
 Efthymia Derezea
School of Mathematics, Statistics and Actuarial Science University of Kent UK
email webpage 
Research interests: Astrostatistics, Irregularly sampled time series, Hypothesis testing, Non parametric statistics, Clustering. 
 Malwina Janiszewsk
Poznań University of Life Sciences Poznań Poland
email webpage 
Research interests: Estimation and regularization of block covariance matrices. 
 Denise Uwamariya
Linköping University SE581 83 Linköping Sweden
email webpage 
Research interests: Large Deviation, Statistical inference and Probability theory. 




