The 4th Institute of Mathematical Statistics

Asia Pacific Rim Meeting

June 27-30, 2016 | The Chinese University of Hong Kong

Local Host

The local host of the 4th Institute of Mathematical Statistics Asia Pacific Rim Meeting is the Department of Statistics, The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK). 

Founded in 1963, CUHK is a forward-looking comprehensive research university with a global vision and a mission to combine tradition with modernity, and to bring together China and the West. As a top university in Hong Kong and Asia, CUHK aims to nurture students with both specialized knowledge and wisdom for life. The education experience here is distinguished by a flexible credit unit system, a college system, bilingualism and multiculturalism. Our beautiful 137.3-hectare campus overlooking Tolo Harbour is the largest and greenest in Hong Kong.

The Department of Statistics at CUHK, as an independent department under Faculty of Science, was founded in 1982. Our mission aligns with that of The Chinese University of Hong Kong and we strive to provide students state-of-the-art statistical education as well as to conduct cutting-edge statistical research. At present, the department offers three undergraduate programmes, three research postgraduate programmes leading to MPhil and PhD degrees, and two taught postgraduate programmes. For more than three decades, the department has accommodated world-class faculty members with diverse research areas including statistical finance and risk management science, statistical theory and methodology, big data, biostatistics and bioinformatics, and other areas of cross-disciplinary research.


 CUHK Emblem   The Department of Statistics is located in Lady Shaw Building, CUHK