09h00-10h00 Registration

Chaired by Ali Mohammad-Djafari / Frédéric Barbaresco / John Skilling

Opening: by **Ali
Mohammad-Djafari** [slides]
[video] and
**Frédéric Barbaresco**
[slides]
[video]

Modern Probability Theory (71)

Kevin H. Knuth

[No paper] [slides] [No video]The Basics of Information Geometry (85)

Ariel Caticha

[paper] [slides] [video]Voronoi diagrams in information geometry (94)

Frank Nielsen

[No paper] [slides] [video]

**Lunch break: 13h00-14h30**

Chaired by Ariel Caticha / Ken H. Knuth / Frank Nielsen

Foundations and Geometry (104)

John Skilling

[paper] [slides] [video]Uncertainty quantification for computer model (101)

Udo V. Toussaint

[No paper] [slides] [video]Geometric Structures Induced From Divergence Functions (95)

Jun Zhang

[No paper] [No slides] [video]Koszul Information Geometry and Souriau Lie Group Thermodynamics (09)

Frédéric Barbaresco

[paper] [slides] [video]Bayesian and Information Geometry in signal processing (1)

Ali Mohammad-Djafari

[paper] [slides] [video]

Wellcome buffet: 19h30-21h30

*Chaired by: Steeve Zozor / J.F.
Bercher / Ariel Caticha / *

67 Jean-Daniel
Boissonnat, David Cohen-Steiner, **Pooran
Memari** and
Arnaud Poinas, Triangulating Statistical Manifolds

[No paper]
[No slides] [video]

69 **Nina
Miolane** and
Xavier Pennec, Statistics on Lie groups : a need to go beyond the
pseudo-Riemannian framework

[paper]
[slides] [video]

76 **
Max H. M. Costa** and Olivier
Rioul, From Almost Gaussian to Gaussian

[paper]
[slides] [video]

09 **F.
Barbaresco**, Koszul Information Geometry
and Souriau Lie Group Thermodynamics

[paper]
[slides] [video]

*Chaired by: Kevin Knuth / Nicolas
Gac*

25 Swapnesh Panigrahi, Julien Fade and Mehdi
Alouini, Contrast enhancement in polarimetric imaging with correlated
noise fluctuations

[paper]
[No poster]

34 Julianna Pinele, Joao Strapasson and Sueli
Costa, An Upper Bound for the Fisher-Rao Distance of Multivariate
Normal Models

[paper]
[poster]

36 Marcel Reginatto, Francis Gagnon-Moisan, Jorge
Guerrero, Ralf Nolte and Andreas Zimbal, A Bayesian method to
estimate the neutron response matrix of a single crystal CVD diamond
detector

[paper]
[No poster]

41 Francois Bertholon, Olivier Harant, Christian
Jutten, Pierre Grangeat, Bertrand Bourlon and Laurent Gerfault,
Signal analysis of NEMS sensors at the output of a chromatography
column

[paper]
[No poster]

50 Osamu Komori and Shinto Eguchi, Maximum power
entropy method for ecological data analysis

[paper]
[No poster]

86 Selman Ipek and Ariel Caticha, Entropic
Dynamics of Relativistic Quantum Fields: What is a Particle?

[paper]
[No poster]

49 Luigi Malagò and Giovanni Pistone, Gradient
flow of the stochastic relaxation on a generic exponential family

[paper]
[No poster]

*Chaired by: A. Mohammad-Djafari / J. Skilling*

Invited talk: **M.
Gromov, On the structure of Entropy **(96)

[No paper]
[slides] [video]

*Chaired by: A. Caticha / Steeve
Zozor / F. Nielsen*

29 Robert Wolak and Michel Nguiffo Boyom,
Foliations in Information Geometry

[paper]
[No slides] [video]

20 Mitsuhiro Itoh and Hiroyasu Satoh, Fisher
Information Geometry of the Barycenter Map

[paper]
[slides] [video]

37 Kei Kobayashi, Mitsuru Orita and Henry P. Wynn,
Statistical analysis via the curvature of data spaces

[paper]
[ No slides]
[video]

*Chaired by: John Skilling /
Antony Garrette*

Invited talk: **Stephano
Bordoni, ****Duhem’s abstract
thermodynamics ****(89)**

[No paper]
[slides]
[video]

30 Olivier Rioul and José Carlos Magossi,
Shannon’s Formula and Hartley’s Rule: A Mathematical Coincidence?

[paper]
[slides] [video]

52 Anthony Garrett, In search of hidden variables

[No paper]
[No slides] [video]

**Oral session 5 (11h00-12h30) –
Bayesian inference**

*Chaired by: R. Bontekoe /
F. Nielsen / J. Skilling*

10 Fred Daum, Bayesian particle flow for
estimation, decisions and transport

[No paper]
[slides] [video]

55 Jaehyung Choi and Andrew P. Mullhaupt
Application of Kahler manifold to signal processing and Bayesian
inference

[paper]
[slides] [video]

87 Michael Habeck, Nested sampling with demons

[paper]
[slides] [video]

*Chaired by: John Skilling /
F. Nielsen / Ariel Caticha *

95 Jun Zhang, Information geometry and optimal
transport theory

[paper]
[No slides] [video]

43 Marios Valavanides and Tryfon Daras Optimum
Operating Conditions for Two-Phase Flow in Pore Network Systems:
Conceptual /Numerical Justification Based on the MEP principle

[paper]
[slides] [video]

08 Julio Stern, Cognitive-Constructivism, Quine,
Dogmas of Empiricism, and Muenchhausen’s Trilemma

[No paper only abstract]
[slides] [video]

*Chaired by: ***Jean-François
Bercher***/ Valérie Girardin / *Marcel Reginatto

04 Bontekoe (Demo avec Mathematica)

[paper]
[No poster]

06 Hellinton Takada and Julio Stern, Non-Negative
Matrix Factorization and Term Structure of Interest Rates

[paper]
[poster]

07 Hellinton Takada and Julio Stern, Information
Criterion for Selection of Ubiquitous Factors

[paper]
[poster]

15 Alexis Decurninge and Frédéric Barbaresco,
Robust Burg Estimation of stationary autoregressive mixtures
covariance

[paper]
[No poster]

17 Keiko Uohashi, Harmonic maps relative to
$\alpha$-connections on statistical manifolds

[paper]
[No poster]

18 Soumia Sid Ahmed, Zoubeida Messali, Abdeldjalil
Ouhabi, Sylvain Trepout, Cedric Messaoudi and Segio Marco Non
Parametric Denoising Methods Based on Wavelets : Application to
Electron Microscopy Images in Low Time Exposure

[paper]
[poster]

22 Youssef Bennani, Luc Pronzato and Maria-Joao
Rendas, Most Likely Maximum Entropy for Population Analysis: a case
study in decompression sickness prevention

[paper]
[poster]

46 Olivier Schwander, José Picheral, Nicolas Gac,
Daniel Blacodon and Ali Mohammad-Djafari, Aero-accoustics source
separation with sparsity inducing priors in the frequency domain

[paper]
[poster]

56 Ramandeep Johal, Renuka Rai and Guenter Mahler,
Bounds on Thermal Efficiency from Inference

[paper]
[poster]

60 Yasmín Navarrete, Sergio Davis and Gonzalo
Gutiérrez, Maximum entropy modelling of opinions in social groups

[No paper]
[No poster]

63 Leila Gharsalli, Hacheme Ayasso, Bernard
Duchêne and Ali Mohammad-Djafari, Variational Bayesian Approach with
a heavy-tailed prior distribution for solving a non-linear inverse
scattering problem

[No paper]
[No poster]

80 Abdelbassit Boualem, Meryem Jabloun, Philippe
Ravier, Marie Naiim and Alain Jalocha, Assessment of two MCMC
algorithms convergence for Bayesian estimation of the particle size
distribution from multiangle dynamic light scattering measurements

[paper]
[No poster]

81 Isaac Almasi and Adel Mohammadpour, Bayesian
Reconstruction in Lévy Distribution

[No paper]
[No poster]

65 Ben Placek and Kevin Knuth, A Bayesian Analysis
Of Kepler-2b Using The EXONEST Algorithm

[paper]
[No poster]

83 Mahdi Teimouri, Saeid Rezakhah and Adel
Mohammadpour, Entropy-based goodness-of-fit test for positive stable
distribution

[paper]
[No poster]

88 Ali Ghaderi, On coarse graining of information
and its application to pattern recognition

[paper]
[No poster]

90 Veroni Jayawardana, Adom Giffin and Sumona
Mondal, Bayesian analysis of factors associated with Fibromyalga
syndrome subjects

[paper]
[No poster]

91 Adom Giffin, Joseph Skufca and Palmer Lao,
Using Bayes factors for multi-factor, biometric authentification

[No paper]
[No poster]

93 Steven H. Waldrip, Robert K. Niven, Markus Abel
and Michael Schlegel MaxEnt Analysis of a Water Distribution Network
in Canberra, ACT, Australia

[paper]
[No poster]

*Chaired by: S. Zozor / J.F.
Bercher / F. Barbaresco *

Invited talk: **R.
Balian, ****The entropy-based
quantum metric (98)**

[No paper]
[slides]
[video]

*Chaired by: Roger Balian / J.F.
Bercher / Ariel Caticha*

84 Ariel Caticha, Daniel Bartolomeo and Marcel
Reginatto, Entropic Dynamics: from Entropy and Information Geometry

[paper]
[slides] [video]

38 Marcel Reginatto, The geometrical structure of
quantum theory as a natural generalization of information geometry

[paper]
[slides] [video]

44 Stephan Weis The MaxEnt extension of a quantum
Gibbs family, convex geometry and geodesics

[paper]
[No slides]
[video]

45 Steeve Zozor, Gustavo Martín Bosyk, Mariela
Portesi, Tristan Osán and Pedro Walter Lamberti Beyond
Landau--Pollak and entropic inequalities: geometric bounds imposed on
uncertainties sum

[paper]
[slides] [video]

*Chaired by: S. Zozor / R. Balian /
Roman Belavkin*

61 Klil Neori and Philip Goyal Anyons in the
Operational Formalism

[paper]
[slides] [video]

64 Roman Belavkin On Variational Definition of
Quantum Entropy

[paper]
[slides]
[video]

23 Pierre Maréchal Duality for maximum entropy
diffusion MRI

[paper]
[slides] [video]

*Chaired by: Ariel Caticha / John
Skilling*

Invited talk: **D.
Bennequin, **Topological forms of
information (97)

[paper]
[slides] [video]

24 Ke Sun and Stéphane Marchand-Maillet
Information Geometric Density Estimation

[paper]
[slides] [video]

*Chaired by: Frank Nielson / Kevin Knuth / ***Fred
Daum***/ O. Rioul*

26 Jean-François Bercher, Valérie Girardin,
Justine Lequesne and Philippe Regnault Goodness-of-fit tests based on
$(h,\varphi)$-divergences and entropy differences

[No paper]
[slides] [video]

35 Takashi Takenouchi, Osamu Komori and Shinto
Eguchi A novel boosting algorithm for multi-task learning based on
the Itakuda-Saito divergence

[paper]
[slides] [video]

*Chaired by: *Stephan Weis */
F. Nielsen / Ariel Caticha *

78 Frank Nielsen On learning statistical mixtures
maximizing the complete likelihood

[paper]
[slides] [video]

102 U. von Toussaint, Robust phase estimation for
signals with a low signal-to-noise-ratio

[paper]
[slides] [No video]

73 Philippe Cuvillier Time-coherency of Bayesian
priors of transient semi-Markov chains for sequential alignment

[paper]
[slides] [video]

Chaired by: Mathieu Kowalski /
*Aurélia Fraisse */ Olivier Rioul /
Sueli Costa

5 Justine Lequesne and Valérie Girardin, Analysis
of information into marginal effects

[paper]
[poster]

13 Marco Congedo and Alexandre Barachant, A
Special Form of SPD Matrix for Interpretation and Visualization of
Data Manipulated with Riemannian Geometry

[paper]
[poster]

19 Jean-François Degurse, Information geometry
for radar detection in heterogeneous environments

[No paper]
[No poster]

21 Alice Le Brigant, Marc Arnaudon and Frédéric
Barbaresco, Probability on spaces of curves and in the associated
metric spaces via information geometry: Application to the
statistical study of non-stationary Radar signatures

[paper]
[poster]

31 Muhammed Sutcu and Ali Abbas, First Order
Dependence Trees with Cumulative Residual Entropy

[paper]
[poster]

47 Steeve Zozor and Jean-Marc Brossier, De Bruijn
identity: from Shannon entropy and Fisher information to generalized
$f-$divergences and $f-$Fisher divergences

[paper]
[poster]

48 Anass Bellachehab and Jeremie Jakubowicz ,
Distributed consensus for metamorphic systems using a gossip
algorithm for CAT(0) metric spaces

[paper]
[No poster]

51 James Walsh and Kevin Knuth, Information-Based
Physics, Influence and Forces

[paper]
[No poster]

53 Mircea Dumitru and Ali Mohammad-Djafari,
Estimating the periodic components of a biomedical signal through
Inverse Problem modeling and Bayesian Inference with sparsity
enforcing prior

[paper]
[poster]

54 Li Wang, Ali Mohammad-Djafari and Nicolas Gac,
Bayesian 3D X-ray Computed Tomography image reconstruction with a
Scaled Gaussian Mixture prior model

[paper]
[No poster]

57 Geert Verdoolaege, Geodesic least squares
regression for scaling studies in magnetic confinement fusion

[paper]
[No poster]

66 Ning Chu, Ali Mohammad-Djafari, Nicolas Gac and
José Picheral, A Hierarchical Variational Bayesian Approximation
Approach in Robust Acoustic Imaging

[paper]
[poster]

68 Yannis Kalaidzidis, Inna Kalaidzidis and Marino
Zerial, Quantitative microcopy: markers colocalization on
intracellular vesicular structures

[paper]
[No poster]

70 Kiamars Vafayi, Maximum-entropy method of
moments for density estimation with large number of moments

[No paper]
[No poster]

72 Kevin Knuth, The Problem of Motion: The
Statistical Mechanics of Zitterbewegung

[paper]
[No poster]

74 Sergio Davis, Joaquín Peralta, Yasmín
Navarrete, Diego González and Gonzalo Gutiérrez, A Bayesian
interpretation of first-order phase transitions

[No paper]
[No poster]

94 R. Preuss and U. von Toussaint, Bayesian
uncertainty quantification for an electrostatic plasma model

[paper]
[No poster]

14 Bahruz Gadjiev and Tatiana Progulova Origin of
generalized entropies and generalized statistical mechanics for
superstatistical multifractal systems

[paper]
[No poster]

*Chaired by: John Skilling/ F.
Nielsen / F. Barbaresco*

11 Harsha K V and Subrahamanian Moosath K S,
Geometry of F-likelihood Estimators and F-Max-Ent Theorem

[paper]
[slides] [No video]

92 Robert Niven, Markus Abel, Steven H. Waldrip,
Michael Schlegel and Bernd R. Noack MaxEnt Analysis of Flow and
Reaction Networks

[paper]
[slides] [video]

*Chaired by: P.
Maréchal / Steeve Zozor / J.F. Bercher*

40 Hiroshi Matsuzoe Information geometry of
Bayesian statistics

[paper]
[slides] [video]

103 R. Preuss and Udo V. Toussaint Bayesian
uncertainty quantification for an electrostatic plasma model

[No paper]
[slides] [video]

*Chaired by: John Skilling / Hiroshi Matsuzoe*

16 Patrick Bogaert and Sarah Gengler MinNorm
approximation of MaxEnt/MinDiv problems for probability tables

[paper]
[slides] [video]

42 Shinto Eguchi, Osamu Komori and Atsumi Ohara
Duality in a maximum generalized entropy model

[paper]
[slides] [video]

58 Diego González, Sergio Davis and Gonzalo
Gutiérrez Newtonian Dynamics from the principle of Maximum Caliber

[No paper]
[slides] [video]