### 10th World Congress in Probability and Statistics

## Invited Session (live Q&A at Track 2, 9:30PM KST)

## Bootstrap for High-dimensional Data (Organizer: Kengo Kato)

### Inference for nonlinear inverse problems

Vladimir Spokoinyi (Weierstrass Institute for Applied Analysis and Stochastics and Humboldt University of Berlin)

### Change point analysis for high-dimensional data

Xiaohui Chen (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign)

### Bootstrap test for multi-scale lead-lag relationships in high-frequency data

Yuta Koike (University of Tokyo)

### Q&A for Invited Session 16

###### Session Chair

Kengo Kato (Cornell University)

## Random Matrices and Related Fields (Organizer: Manjunath Krishnapur)

### The scaling limit of the characteristic polynomial of a random matrix at the spectral edge

Elliot Paquette (McGill University)

### Strong asymptotics of planar orthogonal polynomials: Gaussian weight perturbed by finite number of point charges

Seung Yeop Lee (University of South Florida)

### Secular coefficients and the holomorphic multiplicative chaos

Joseph Najnudel (University of Bristol)

### Q&A for Invited Session 27

###### Session Chair

Ji Oon Lee (Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST))

## Statistical Inference for Graphs and Networks (Organizer: Betsy Ogburn)

### A goodness-of-fit test for exponential random graphs

Gesine Reinert (University of Oxford)

This talk is based on joint work with Nathan Ross and with Wenkai Xu.

### Networks in the presence of informative community structure

Alexander Volfovsky (Duke University)

### Motif estimation via subgraph sampling: the fourth-moment phenomenon

Bhaswar Bhattacharya (University of Pennsylvania)

### Q&A for Invited Session 28

###### Session Chair

Betsy Ogburn (Johns Hopkins University)

## Information Theory and Concentration Inequalities (Organizer: Chandra Nair)

### Algorithmic optimal transport in Euclidean spaces

Salman Beigi (Institute for Research in Fundamental Sciences (IPM))

This talk is based on a joint work with Omid Etesami and Amin Gohari.

### Entropy bounds for discrete log-concave distributions

Sergey Bobkov (University of Minnesota)

The talk is based on a joint work with Arnaud Marsiglietti and James Melbourne.

### Entropy and convex geometry

Tomasz Tkocz (Carnegie Mellon University)

(Based mainly on joint works with Ball, Madiman, Melbourne, Nayar.)

### Q&A for Invited Session 31

###### Session Chair

Chandra Nair (Chinese University of Hong Kong)