A Workshop in Honor of John M. Chambers

April 29, 2005
Murray Hill, New Jersey

Program
8:00 - 8:50Registration, coffe & pastries
8:50 - 9:00Introduction -- Diane Lambert, Statistics Research Director
9:00 - 9:15Welcome -- Jeff Jaffe, President of Bell Labs Research
S, From Start to S4 & Beyond
Bill Cleveland, Chair
9:15 - 9:40 Artifacts from the Early History of S, Rick Becker
9:40 - 10:05 Data Representation in S, Allan Wilks
10:05-10:30 S: past, present and future: Some thoughts, Duncan Temple Lang
10:30-10:45Discussion
10:45-11:05Break
Statistical Models
Daryl Pregibon, Chair
11:05-11:30Doug Bates
11:30-11:55 JMC: John's Modeling Cult, Trevor Hastie
11:55-12:10Discussion
12:10 - 1:40Lunch break
Statistical Computing and Graphics
Scott Vander Wiel, Chair
1:40 - 2:05 40 Years - Statistics Reseach: A Personal Perspective, Edward J. Wegman
2:05 - 2:30Lee Wilkinson
2:30 - 2:55 Mark Hansen
2:55 - 3:10Discussion
3:10 - 3:35Break
R and Other Systems
David James, Chair
3:35 - 4:00 Object Oriented Programming Systems (oops? - or just right?), Robert Gentleman
4:00 - 4:25 Some Thoughts on Directions for R, Luke Tierney
4:25 - 4:40Discussion
Keynote Speaker
4:40 - 5:30 Four Principles For Statistical Computing, John M. Chambers
General Discussion

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