Targeted Learning: The bridge from machine learning to statistical and causal inference
Author: Mark Van der Laan
Turing ASG Lecture, as part of the Turing AI for Science and Government initiative, in collaboration with the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine. Society is drowning in data and the current practice of learning from data is to apply traditional statistical methods that are too simplistic, arbitrarily chosen, and subject to manipulation.
Adaptive Designs for Epidemic Control: Test and Respond Strategies for COVID-19
Author: Maya Petersen
The Mathematical Sciences Research Institute (MSRI), founded in 1982, is an independent nonprofit mathematical research institution whose funding sources include the National Science Foundation, foundations, corporations, and more than 90 universities and institutions. The Institute is located at 17 Gauss Way, on the University of California, Berkeley campus, close to Grizzly Peak, on the hills overlooking Berkeley.