The Causal Inference Meeting goes bigger! We are pleased to announce that after five successful editions of the UK-CIM, the first European Causal Inference Meeting (EuroCIM) will take place in Florence, Italy, in 2018. Conference dates are Wednesday April 11 to Friday April 13 2018, with pre-conference short courses being offered on Tuesday April 10 2018. Pre-conference short courses will take place at Polo Morgagni in Viale Morgagni.
The EuroCIM 2018 is organized by the Department of Statistics, Computer Science, Applications (DiSIA) and ARCO of the University of Florence, Italy.
A special thanks goes to Google for its generous donation.
The meeting follows the theme of the previous UK-CIM editions: it will be focused on “Causal Inference in Health, Economic and Social Sciences”.
EuroCIM aims to:
Several courses will be held on April 10. Each course up to a maximum of 60 participants.
Full day course
Topic: Causal Inference for Newcomers
Radboud University Medical Center
3h workshop | 9.30am – 12.30pm
University of Florence
3h workshop | 1pm – 4pm
Topic: Principal Stratification
Stanford Graduate School of Business
3h workshop | 4pm- 7pm
Topics: Machine Learning and Causal Inference
The meeting will include keynote addresses from:
University of Bremen
University of North Carolina
30 € (each) 3-hour workshop (Mealli, Textor, Imbens)
50 € full day workshop (Daniel)
110€ PhD students
220€ early bird
280€ late fee
The fees will include 5 coffee breaks, 3 lunches, and conference material.
Conference dinner is optional and not included in the fees. It will be around 40 euros.
Deadlines for participants not submitting abstracts
> 17th January 2018: Last day of early-bird registration fees
> 9th March 2018: Meeting and pre-meeting workshop registration closes.
Deadlines for participants submitting abstracts
> 1st February 2018: Deadline for abstract submission for talk and poster presentations
> Late February 2018: Notification of accepted abstracts for talks and posters
Participants submitting abstracts can continue to take advantage of early-bird registration fees until 5th March, irrespective of the outcome of their submissions.
The last date to register is the 15th March.
For questions about the EuroCIM 2018, please contact the local organizers at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The registration form will be online on the 11th of October.