Markov Chain Monte Carlo 2.0

NII Shonan meeting No.186

General Information

The topic of approximate counting is having its periodic burst of progress lately. The main drive behind it is a new toolbox for Markov chain Monte Carlo, centered around the technique of spectral independence. This workshop aims to bring together experts of related topics to exchange ideas and facilitate further advances.

Confirmed participants

(Tentative) Schedule

Talks will be in the research wing Room 208.

Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner are in cafeteria “Oak”. Apparently the cafeteria opens from 11:30 for lunch.

The welcome banquet is on site. The main banquet will be in a Japanese restaurant after the excursion.

September 3rd

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September 7th