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 Jan 08, 2020

Advanced BayesiaLab Course in Singapore

In addition to the introductory course in Singapore, February 5–7, we just scheduled an advanced course for February 10–12 at the same location.  With...
 Dec 23, 2019

Crime & Punishment in the Age of AI.

Please join our free seminar in Washington, D.C., on January 21: Bayesian Networks — Artificial Intelligence for Judicial Reasoning.  
 Dec 12, 2019

Law & Order with Bayesian Networks

Law & order with Bayesian Networks: Today, we hosted our second workshop on probabilistic reasoning and causal inference for law professionals in New ...
 Dec 09, 2019

Introductory BayesiaLab Course in New York

Meet us in Midtown Manhattan: It is not too late to sign up for the introductory BayesiaLab course that starts tomorrow, December 10th, at the Chrysle...
 Dec 05, 2019

What's New in BayesiaLab 9?

BayesiaLab 9 is here! You can download the new version as of today.  Since 2001, BayesiaLab has been the undisputed reference standard for Bayesian ne...
 Dec 02, 2019

Bayesian Networks in 2D, 3D, and VR

Not just a pretty picture! With BayesiaLab, you can reason with your Bayesian networks in 2D, 3D, and Virtual Reality. Stay tuned for the imminent rel...
 Dec 01, 2019

Where in the World is Lionel Jouffe?

Sydney, Singapore, New York, Boston, Seattle, Dubai, Washington, Toronto, and Paris are just a few of our course locations in 2020! So, there is no ex...
 Nov 26, 2019

Law Seminar in New York City

"Bayesian networks are the natural and ideal language for jurisprudence. They can subsume laws, evidential reasoning, and causal inference. To this da...
 Nov 22, 2019

Bayes' Rule and the Law

New York lawyers debating Bayesian networks: yesterday's seminar on Judicial Reasoning and Artificial Intelligence was certainly thought-provoking. Gi...
 Nov 19, 2019

Law Seminar in New York City — SOLD OUT

SOLD OUT: All tickets for this Friday's seminar on Judicial Reasoning & Bayes' Rule in New York City are spoken for. However, you can still add your n...
 Nov 13, 2019

Webinar: Beyond Effect Sizes

If you missed the livestream this morning, here is a recording of today's webinar: Beyond Effect Sizes — Using BayesiaLab's Target Dynamic Profile fun...
 Nov 13, 2019

2020 BayesiaLab Conference in Toronto

Just announced: The 8th Annual BayesiaLab Conference will take place in Toronto on October 8–9, 2020. Save the date and submit a presentation proposal...
 Nov 08, 2019

BayesiaLab Down Under

It will be summer in the southern hemisphere, so we're heading to Sydney, Australia, in February 2020! Please join our three-day introductory BayesiaL...
 Nov 07, 2019

BayesiaLab in Singapore

Our 2020 event calendar is taking shape, and the first BayesiaLab course in the new year will take place in Singapore. The event will probably sell ou...
 Nov 03, 2019

2019 BayesiaLab Conference Video Archive

Get ready to binge-watch 9+ hours of video all about Bayesian networks from the 2019 BayesiaLab Conference in Durham, North Carolina!  
 Nov 01, 2019

Raphael Girod: Limiting Vaccine Wastage by Optimiz...

Raphael Girod shows how Bayesian networks can help overcome challenges in immunization programs.   Presentation Materials Presentation Slides (PDF)
 Oct 30, 2019

Annie Lasway: Predicting the Optimal Revisit Inter...

The last segment of the BayesiaLab Conference focused on healthcare. Here is Annie Lasway's talk on optimizing patient revisit intervals.   Annie M. L...
 Oct 27, 2019

Sri Srikanth: Identifying Buying Groups at Custome...

Marketing Science with BayesiaLab: Sri Srikanth presents how Cisco utilizes Bayesian networks for marketing optimization.   Viswanath (Sri) Srikanth, ...
 Oct 27, 2019

Mohsen Hosseini: Ripple Effect Modeling of Supplie...

At the recent BayesiaLab Conference, Dr. Mohsen Hosseini gave a talk on modeling ripple effects in supply chains with Dynamic Bayesian Networks. Here ...
 Oct 27, 2019

Michael Thompson: Understanding Your Customer Thro...

Watch Dr. Michael Thompson explain applications of BayesiaLab's new "why?" function, i.e., the "Most Relevant Explanation" feature.   Michael Thompson...
 Oct 26, 2019

Zabi Ulla: Knowledge Elicitation & Application

At the 2019 BayesiaLab Conference, Zabi Ulla from Course5 Intelligence presented a Bayesian network approach to marketing optimization.   Zabi Ulla S,...
 Oct 26, 2019

Nicholas Scott: Bayesian Structural Field Analysis

What's lurking beneath the surface? Listen to Nick Scott's talk on creating dynamic models linking surface and subsurface structures.   Nicholas V. Sc...
 Oct 26, 2019

Kurt Schulzke: Reasonable Certainty — Why Courts S...

Bayesian Networks and the Law: Kurt Schulzke speaks about important applications of Bayesian networks for arbitration and litigation.   Kurt S. Schulz...
 Oct 25, 2019

Emmanuel Keita: From Bayesian Networks to Cognitiv...

At the recent BayesiaLab conference, Emmanuel Keita presented the "big picture" of Artificial Intelligence, covering the entire spectrum from cognitiv...
 Oct 25, 2019

Bayesia Drives Porsche

Bayesia drives Porsche, at least figuratively speaking. Today's event at Porsche Consulting highlighted BayesiaLab's analytics capabilities once more....
 Oct 24, 2019

Javad Roostaei: Risk Analysis of PFAS Contaminatio...

Predicting water contamination with Bayesian networks — watch Javad Roostaei's talk on this topic at the recent BayesiaLab Conference in Durham.   Jav...
 Oct 24, 2019

Yong Zhang: Applying Bayesian Network Models to Fu...

Applying Bayesian Network Models to Fuse Information from Different Data Sources: Watch Dr. Yong Zhang from Procter & Gamble presenting at the Bayesia...
 Oct 22, 2019

Jackie MacDonald Gibson: Influence of Lead in Wate...

Focusing on health & environment: Here is a recording of Dr. Jacqueline MacDonald Gibson's talk on lead exposure in drinking water at the recent Bayes...
 Oct 22, 2019

V. Anne Smith & Edwin Hui: Bayesian Networks for B...

Biological Discovery with Bayesian Networks: Dr. V. Anne Smith and Edwin Hui from the University of St Andrews in Scotland present their research at t...
 Oct 21, 2019

Steve Wilson: The Small Data Problem — Using Bayes...

Bayesian networks are for the birds, literally! Steve Wilson presents his work on modeling the behavior of endangered species, such as the Marbled Mur...
 Oct 21, 2019

Lionel Jouffe: Introducing BayesiaLab 9

Watch Dr. Lionel Jouffe explain key innovations in BayesiaLab 9, including Structural Priors Learning, Data Perturbation for Structural Learning, and ...
 Oct 16, 2019

BayesiaLab Conference Concludes

The conclusion of the advanced BayesiaLab course today also marks the end of this year's BayesiaLab Conference program. Congratulations to all who hav...
 Oct 14, 2019

Advanced BayesiaLab Course in Durham

Our education program continues today with a three-day advanced BayesiaLab course in Durham, North Carolina. Also, stay tuned for our upcoming introdu...
 Oct 13, 2019

2019 BayesiaLab Conference Photo Archive

The 7th Annual BayesiaLab Conference at the North Carolina Biotechnology Center in Durham turned out to be a great success. Please check out our event...
 Oct 12, 2019

2019 BayesiaLab Conference Photo Gallery

Great content plus a great community made this conference the highlight of our 2019 event calendar. Please check out the photo gallery.
 Oct 07, 2019

Introductory BayesiaLab Course in Durham, North Ca...

Today, an introductory BayesiaLab course kicks off one week of events all about Bayesian networks at the 7th Annual BayesiaLab Conference in Durham, N...
 Oct 06, 2019

Welcome to Durham!

Welcome to Durham! The first guests are arriving today for the pre-conference program of this week's 7th Annual BayesiaLab Conference at the North Car...
 Oct 04, 2019

Procter & Gamble to Present at the BayesiaLab Conf...

Learn from the Leaders: Dr. Yong Zhang presents marketing science innovations with Bayesian networks in the CPG industry at the upcoming BayesiaLab Co...
 Aug 28, 2019

Webinar: What is Importance?

  Webinar Materials Presentation Slides (PDF, 31 MB) Abstract Everybody knows the meaning of "importance," right? "What is important?" is a common que...
 Jul 19, 2019

Webinar: Black Swans & Bayesian Networks

Rare events are typically difficult to model due to the lack of historical data. In fact, the events we are typically concerned about, e.g., catastrop...
 Jun 26, 2019

Webinar: Calculating Contributions Using Causal Co...

Attribution and contribution often appear in a similar context, and both concepts are closely related to causality. In general, attribution identifies...
 Feb 21, 2019

Webinar: Simulation Meta-Modeling with Bayesian Ne...

In this webinar, we demonstrate how Bayesian networks can serve as a practical modeling framework for building meta-models of technical simulations. O...
 Jan 17, 2019

Webinar: Better and Broader Scenario Assessment wi...

In this webinar, we develop a WebSimulator that allows decision makers to experiment with assumptions for business planning purposes, such as sales fo...
 Dec 03, 2018

Seminar: Knowledge Elicitation & Geopolitical Reas...

In this workshop, we demonstrate how to elicit human knowledge for developing a high-dimensional computational model of an underlying problem domain i...
 Nov 15, 2018

Seminar: Bayesian Networks for Health Economics an...

In this seminar, we illustrate how Bayesian networks can serve as a powerful modeling and reasoning framework for health economics research and public...
 Sep 11, 2018

Seminar: Intelligence Analysis with Artificial Int...

"Currently, Bayesian Networks have become one of the most complete, self-sustained and coherent formalisms used for knowledge acquisition, representat...
 Aug 17, 2018

Webinar: Diagnosis & Repair Optimization with Baye...

In this webinar, we construct a Bayesian network model of a known technical system for troubleshooting purposes. As a case study, we explore a domain ...
 Jun 29, 2018

Webinar: Factor Analysis Reinvented—Probabilistic ...

Bayesian networks have been gaining prominence among scientists over the last decade, and insights generated with this new paradigm can now be found i...
 Jun 01, 2018

Webinar: Health Outcomes Research with Bayesian Ne...

"Less than one percent of our health care spending goes to examining what treatments are most effective.... So, one thing we need to do is figure out ...
 May 18, 2018

Webinar: Geographic Optimization with Bayesian Net...

With the recent release of version 7, BayesiaLab can now visualize the values of nodes in Bayesian networks on Google Maps. Beyond this convenient map...
 May 04, 2018

Webinar: Causality and Certainty in Criminal Sente...

Much has been written about extra-legal factors producing biases in criminal sentencing, such as "are black men sentenced to longer prison terms?" Exp...
 Apr 13, 2018

Webinar: Analyzing Capital Flows of Exchange-Trade...

Given the popularity of our S&P 500 example for Unsupervised Learning, which we have used in countless seminars over the years, we now return to study...
 Apr 06, 2018

Webinar: Media Mix Modeling and Optimization with ...

It is a fallacy to believe that Big Data and Artificial Intelligence alone can produce models that are suitable for media mix optimization. Why? Media...
 Mar 23, 2018

Webinar: Quantifying Product Cannibalization with ...

The question of product cannibalization has been a vexing problem since marketing science emerged as a distinct field of study. It deals with the issu...
 Mar 16, 2018

Webinar: Optimizing Health Policies with Bayesian ...

For diagnostic tests used by clinicians, sensitivity and specificity are known and well-understood quantities. Reasoning with these measures in practi...
 Mar 09, 2018

Webinar: Bayesian Networks for Risk Management Wit...

In this webinar, we will discuss how to estimate and manage risk without having any measurements or observations from the problem domain under study. ...
 Mar 02, 2018

Webinar: Probabilistic Reasoning Under Uncertainty...

This webinar presents a workflow for encoding expert knowledge and subsequently performing omnidirectional probabilistic inference in the context of a...
 Feb 23, 2018

Webinar: Predicting Injury Severity from Automatic...

It is self-evident that an automatic crash notification system can shorten the time between a vehicle accident and the arrival of first responders. Fu...
 Feb 16, 2018

Webinar: Analyzing the 2016 General Social Survey ...

In this webinar, we explore the high-dimensional relationships between hundreds of variables from the 2016 General Social Survey.[1] Our objective is ...
 Feb 09, 2018

Webinar: Diagnostic Decision Support with Bayesian...

In this webinar, we will illustrate how Bayesian networks can serve as a practical tool for optimizing the sequence of diagnostic steps with the objec...
 Sep 06, 2017

Seminar: Bayesian Networks—Artificial Intelligence...

"Currently, Bayesian Networks have become one of the most complete, self-sustained and coherent formalisms used for knowledge acquisition, representat...
 Sep 03, 2017

An Insurance Recommendation System Using Bayesian ...

New Research with BayesiaLab from American Family Insurance: An Insurance Recommendation System Using Bayesian Networks
 Jul 13, 2017

BayesiaLab in Toronto Today

70 participants joined us today in Toronto for our half-day seminar on Bayesian networks for research, analytics, and reasoning. Thanks for the intere...
 Jul 05, 2017

BayesiaLab in Boston

BayesiaLab's busy summer: seminar in Boston on June 30. Upcoming events: www.bayesialab.com/courses
 Jul 05, 2017

BayesiaLab in New York City

BayesiaLab's busy summer: seminar in New York City on June 28. Upcoming events: www.bayesialab.com/courses
 Jul 05, 2017

BayesiaLab Seminar in Washington, D.C.

BayesiaLab's busy summer: seminar in Washington, D.C., on June 26. Upcoming events: www.bayesialab.com/courses
 Jul 05, 2017

BayesiaLab Course in Chicago

BayesiaLab's busy summer: 3-day introductory BayesiaLab course in Chicago, June 21-23. Upcoming events: www.bayesialab.com/courses
 Jun 26, 2017

BayesiaLab Seminars in Washington, New York, and B...

Things are not slowing down for BayesiaLab this summer. We have over 400 registrations for our events this week in Washington, D.C., New York City, an...
 Jun 10, 2017

BayesiaLab in Bellevue, Washington

Many thanks to Microsoft, Amazon, LatentView Analytics, the University of Washington, plus many other organizations for participating in our seminars ...
 May 28, 2017

BayesiaLab Seminar in New York City on May 26, 201...

Lots of interest in knowledge elicitation and reasoning with Bayesian networks last Friday in New York City. Please check out our upcoming courses and...
 May 28, 2017

BayesiaLab Seminar in Boston on May 24, 2017

A snapshot from our seminar on knowledge elicitation and reasoning in Boston on May 24. Please check out our upcoming courses and events: bayesia.com/...
 May 28, 2017

BayesiaLab Seminar in Washington, D.C., on May 22,...

A snapshot from our East Coast lecture tour last week. Please check out our upcoming courses and events: bayesia.com/courses
 May 19, 2017

BayesiaLab Course in Boston

Exhausted but happy! Ten researchers earned the much-coveted BayesiaLab certification in our most recent course that concluded in Boston yesterday. Yo...
 May 13, 2017

Midwest Lecture Tour: Chicago, Detroit, and Cincin...

Another busy week for Bayesia: Four seminars with participants from a wide range of organizations, including P&G, GE, General Motors, Caterpillar, Nie...
 May 12, 2017

Seminar: Knowledge Elicitation & Reasoning with Ba...

In this half-day workshop, we demonstrate how to elicit human knowledge—in the absence of data—for developing a high-dimensional computational model o...
 May 02, 2017

Artificial Intelligence Without Data

BayesiaLab seminars on "artificial intelligence without data" in Washington, D.C., on March 8 and 10, 2017. Please see our upcoming events around the ...
 May 02, 2017

BayesiaLab at Booz in Boston

BayesiaLab Seminar on Knowledge Elicitiation and Reasoning (co-hosted with Booz Allen Hamilton) in Boston on April 24. Please see our upcoming events ...
 May 02, 2017

BayesiaLab Seminar at NYU Law School

We've been so busy hosting seminars that we are way overdue with our event updates on social media. Here is a snapshot from our seminar on knowledge e...
 Feb 20, 2017

Seminar: Key Drivers Analysis and Optimization wit...

In this half-day seminar, we present a complete workflow for developing a Probabilistic Structural Equation Model (PSEM) based on Bayesian networks an...
 Feb 03, 2017

BayesiaLab Course in San Francisco

Congratulations to Sonal Joshi (Intel), Liang Li Jung (UCLA), Erin Barr (Elevate Marketing), and Ergos Pikas (Tallin University of Technology) for com...
 Jan 14, 2017

Busy January for BayesiaLab

Barely two weeks into the new year, we have already hosted six events: five seminars across California plus one advanced BayesiaLab course in Pittsbur...
 Jan 02, 2017

Earn BayesiaLab Credits in 2017!

Given the high demand for skills in Bayesian networks and BayesiaLab, we want to give credit to individuals who participate in our educational program...
 Dec 30, 2016

Many Thanks for a Great Year 2016!

2016 was record-breaking for BayesiaLab in many ways. For instance, we tracked over 10,000 downloads of our book, and we had over 3,000 registrations ...
 Dec 22, 2016

Save the Date: 2017 BayesiaLab Conference in Paris

Mark your calendar and plan a trip to Paris for September of next year. For the first time, we'll be hosting our annual BayesiaLab Conference in Europ...
 Dec 20, 2016

Last BayesiaLab Course of the Year

Our 2016 event program concluded last week at the Software Engineering Institute in Pittsburgh with the final BayesiaLab course of the year. In Januar...
 Dec 09, 2016

The BayesiaLab Community in Bangalore is Thriving!

Over 50 practitioners joined us for today's seminar on artificial intelligence in marketing science in Bangalore. It was great to see so many familiar...
 Dec 02, 2016

The "Smart Nation" Singapore Embraces Bayesian Net...

A four-hour lecture on Bayesian networks on a Friday afternoon may not be for the faint-hearted, but the "smart nation" Singapore delivered on its pro...
 Nov 30, 2016

First-Ever BayesiaLab Seminar in Indonesia

Today's seminar participants were all smiles as we started our first-ever BayesiaLab event in Indonesia at the Alila Hotel in downtown Jakarta. Many t...
 Nov 28, 2016

Six New BayesiaLab Experts in Perth, Australia

Congratulations to the six newly-certified BayesiaLab experts, who completed our three-day course in Perth, Australia, with flying colors!  
 Nov 28, 2016

Sold-Out BayesiaLab Seminar in Hong Kong

Today's BayesiaLab seminar in Hong Kong was yet another sold-out event on our Asia/Pacific lecture tour. The program will continue on Wednesday in Jak...
 Nov 22, 2016

The Asia/Pacific Seminar Series Starts in Sydney

Today marked the start of a three-week lecture tour of the Asia/Pacific region. Our first stop was Sydney, and the sold-out event turned out to be a g...
 Oct 03, 2016

Advanced BayesiaLab Course in Nashville

A three-day advanced course marked the end of the week-long program around the BayesiaLab Conference in Nashville. As is typical for all our courses, ...
 Oct 02, 2016

The 4th Annual BayesiaLab Conference Concludes Tod...

Eight days of events in Nashville draw to a close today. A big thank you to all presenters and participants, who made this conference a success. Here ...
 Aug 29, 2016

New Book: Benefits of Bayesian Network Models

Benefits of Bayesian Network Models By Philippe Weber and Christophe Simon From the Publisher: The application of Bayesian Networks (BR) in dependabil...
 Aug 19, 2016

BayesiaLab Course at Microsoft in Redmond, Washing...

Our three-day BayesiaLab training at the Microsoft headquarters in Redmond concluded today. Congratulations to the 15 scientists who passed the Bayesi...
 Aug 17, 2016

BayesiaLab Course at Microsoft

Teaching some of the smartest people on the planet: our three-day BayesiaLab course starts today at the Microsoft headquarters in Redmond, Washington.
 Jun 25, 2016

Summer in Paris

Hard at work are the participants of our BayesiaLab course this week in Paris. Our training program will continue in Seattle, Washington, in August. R...
 May 04, 2016

BayesiaLab in Bangalore

Great turnout for our seminars in Bangalore today! With so many curious analytics professionals in the room, we didn't have nearly enough time for Q&A...
 May 02, 2016

BayesiaLab Seminars in Mumbai

After two BayesiaLab seminars each in New Delhi and Gurgaon last week, we hosted two more sessions in Mumbai today. It was great to be welcomed by suc...
 Apr 25, 2016

BayesiaLab Seminars in Toronto

We need to start looking for bigger venues for our BayesiaLab seminars! We were delighted to see such great interest in Bayesian networks in Toronto t...
 Apr 18, 2016

Hard at Work in Cambridge

Here is a snapshot from day 1 of the advanced BayesiaLab course in Cambridge, Massachusetts. The instructor, Dr. Lionel Jouffe, makes sure that the ca...
 Apr 15, 2016

BayesiaLab Course in Cambridge

Another successful BayesiaLab course concluded today in Cambridge, Massachusetts. Congratulations to the ten scientists who gained the coveted Bayesia...
 Apr 14, 2016

U.S. Army CECOM Team Inducted Into Franz Edelman A...

The Franz Edelman Gala was the highlight of this year's INFORMS Analytics Conference in Orlando, Florida. As part of the U.S. Army team competing for ...
 Apr 10, 2016

BayesiaLab at the 2016 INFORMS Analytics Conferenc...

We are back at the 2016 INFORMS Analytics Conference! Please come visit us at the BayesiaLab booth (#15, opposite the SAS stand).
 Apr 08, 2016

BayesiaLab Seminars in New Delhi and Gurgaon

Our free seminars in New Delhi (April 28) and Gurgaon (April 29) are now open for registration. Please join us to learn all about research and analyti...
 Apr 01, 2016

BayesiaLab in Southfield, Michigan

After successful events earlier this week in Chicago and Schaumburg, our Midwest program concludes today in Southfield, Michigan.
 Mar 31, 2016

BayesiaLab Seminar in Downtown Chicago

Full house at yesterday's BayesiaLab seminar in downtown Chicago. Our program will continue today in Schaumburg and tomorrow in Southfield, Michigan.
 Mar 20, 2016

BayesiaLab Course in Singapore

At at the same time as our seminar series on the U.S. East Coast but 10,000 miles away, Dr. Lionel Jouffe hosted an introductory BayesiaLab course at ...
 Mar 20, 2016

BayesiaLab East Coast Seminar Series, Day 5: Washi...

For the grand finale of the East Coast tour, we are in our capital, near the Capitol.
 Mar 20, 2016

BayesiaLab East Coast Seminar Series, Day 4: Phila...

At Phoenix in Philly on Day 4 of our seminar series.
 Mar 20, 2016

BayesiaLab East Coast Seminar Series, Day 3: Norwa...

On day 3 of our tour, we are in Norwalk, Connecticut.
 Mar 20, 2016

BayesiaLab East Coast Seminar Series, Day 2: Cambr...

All about Bayesian networks at the Cambridge Innovation Center.
 Mar 20, 2016

East Coast Seminar Series, Day 1: Boston

Our East Coast seminar program kicked off last Monday in Boston.
 Feb 24, 2016

BayesiaLab in Texas: Day 2—Austin

Today in Austin, Texas: BayesiaLab hosts two seminars about artificial intelligence, Bayesian networks, and causality. Next stop: San Antonio.
 Feb 23, 2016

BayesiaLab in Texas: Day 1—Dallas

Our series of events in Texas started off this morning in Dallas with a two-hour seminar on artificial intelligence for research, analytics, and reaso...
 Feb 06, 2016

BayesiaLab at the North Carolina Biotechnology Cen...

Our seminars in Durham turned out to be a success. Over 20 scientists from the Research Triangle Park joined us for the day to learn about Artificial ...
 Jan 24, 2016

Seven Workshops in One Week

Last week was extremely busy for our BayesiaLab team. We hosted a total of seven workshops in Phoenix, Los Angeles, and Orange County. We'll be back o...
 Jan 20, 2016

A.I. in AZ: BayesiaLab Workshop in Phoenix

We just concluded a full day of workshops at the University of Phoenix campus in Tempe, AZ. Now off to L.A. for four more events this week. Please joi...
 Jan 18, 2016

First BayesiaLab Course of 2016 in New York

The first group of students in 2016 achieved the coveted BayesiaLab certification last week in New York City. Congratulations to all participants! As ...
 Jan 15, 2016

Causal Identification & Estimation for Pharma Comp...

Many of the big names in Pharma were represented at last week's BayesiaLab workshop on causal identification and estimation in East Brunswick, New Jer...
 Jan 15, 2016

First Workshop of the Year in New York City

A cold winter day in New York City didn't stop over 30 scientists to join us for our first BayesiaLab workshop of the year on January 4th at the NYU K...
 Jan 15, 2016

From New York to L.A., it's all about Bayesian net...

Just having completed five events in New York City last week, our team is now heading to Los Angeles for four more BayesiaLab workshops next week. Lea...
 Nov 30, 2015

Causal Identification & Estimation Workshop in Sin...

Forget Big Data, the true frontier in the field of analytics is causal inference! Today, Stefan Conrady hosted a workshop at Academia in Singapore on ...
 Nov 25, 2015

Seventh Annual Conference of the Australasian Baye...

BayesiaLab made its official debut at the Australasian Bayesian Network Modelling Society with Dr. Lionel Jouffe's presentation on Probabilistic Struc...
 Nov 25, 2015

BayesiaLab Course in Melbourne

This Tuesday we completed another BayesiaLab course in Australia. As it turned out, most of the participants actually flew in from New Zealand to join...
 Nov 20, 2015

BayesiaLab Workshop in Singapore

Over 40 Singaporean scientists joined us today for a workshop on Artificial Intelligence for Research, Analytics, and Reasoning. Many thanks to the A*...
 Oct 23, 2015

BayesiaLab Course in Paris

Barely two weeks after our annual conference, we've already completed another course program. Eight scientists from all over Europe joined us for this...
 Oct 14, 2015

Just Announced: Additional BayesiaLab Course in Si...

November 30-December 2, 2015, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. each day. 8 Marina View, #07-04 Asia Square, Tower 1, Singapore 18960 Learn More & Register
 Oct 10, 2015

A 3-Day Advanced Course Concludes the BayesiaLab C...

The last day of the Advanced BayesiaLab Course concludes the weeklong series of events of the 3rd Annual BayesiaLab Conference in Fairfax, VA. Congrat...
 Oct 08, 2015

13 New BayesiaLab Experts

Our weeklong conference program in Fairfax started off with the popular 3-day introductory course taught by Dr. Lionel Jouffe. 13 researchers successf...
 Oct 06, 2015

The BayesiaLab Conference in Full Swing

With three events running in parallel, Monday was the busiest day in our pre-conference program so far. Between the Introductory Course, the Causal In...
 Jul 03, 2015

BayesiaLab Scholars in Singapore

54 Singaporean scholars joined our BayesiaLab short course that concluded on Friday. Congratulations to all who persevered through this intense two-da...
 Jul 01, 2015

BayesiaLab Starring at A*STAR in Singapore

Singapore's Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR) held a workshop on Bayesian networks and BayesiaLab on Tuesday. Many thanks to our ge...
 Jun 30, 2015

BayesiaLab@Biopolis in Singapore

Our BayesiaLab workshop at Biopolis turned out to be a success. Scientists from a wide range of disciplines joined us to learn about applied research ...
 Jun 25, 2015

Over 300 Registrations for BayesiaLab Events in Si...

With over 300 registrations for our upcoming BayesiaLab events in Singapore, we almost feel like rock stars. We are thrilled to see such great interes...
 Jun 24, 2015

Last Week: Silicon Valley. This Week: Singapore

Our most recent BayesiaLab course concluded successfully last Friday in Silicon Valley. Congratulations to the newly certified scientists! Now off to ...
 Jun 19, 2015

The New BayesiaLab Community

Users of BayesiaLab have a new place to call home. This week, we launched community.bayesialab.com. It's a new forum where you can ask questions, exch...
 Jun 09, 2015

"I would rather discover one true cause than gain ...

Next week you'll have a chance to explore the mysteries of causal inference with a powerful new weapon: Directed Acyclic Graphs. Learn from one of the...
 Jun 04, 2015

Advanced BayesiaLab Course in Paris

Today, five more researchers achieved the top-level BayesiaLab certification by completing the highly-demanding advanced course in Paris. Congratulati...
 May 23, 2015

All Smiles in Paris

Freshly certified, these researchers are all smiles at the conclusion of the latest BayesiaLab course on May 22nd in Paris. Congratulations! An advanc...
 May 16, 2015

BayesiaLab Course Concluded in Chicago

Congratulations to the scientists who successfully completed this week's BayesiaLab course in Chicago! Hosting the course in one of Chicago's landmark...
 May 13, 2015

Chicago Course Starts Today

Bright blue skies and fantastic views of Lake Michigan are greeting our BayesiaLab course participants this morning in Chicago. Our course will run fo...
 May 12, 2015

BayesiaLab Workshop at Northwestern University

Full house at today's BayesiaLab workshop at Northwestern University. A big thank you to our hosts at the McCormick School of Engineering!
 Apr 22, 2015

BayesiaLab Debut in Australia

The first-ever BayesiaLab course in Australia concluded this afternoon. Congratulations to the trainees, who have joined the illustrious ranks of Baye...
 Apr 19, 2015

Good Morning, Australia!

Our first-ever BayesiaLab course in Australia starts right now in beautiful Sydney! After this event, our training program will continue in May with o...
 Apr 18, 2015

New BayesiaLab Stars in Singapore

Congratulations to the graduates of this week's BayesiaLab course in Singapore! Three days of intense coursework have paid off for this group of Singa...
 Apr 17, 2015

The BayesiaLab Digest - April 17, 2015: Midway Rev...

Here is today's citation of interesting applied research with Bayesian networks: Stech, Frank J., and Christopher Elsaesser. Midway Revisited: Detecti...
 Apr 10, 2015

Next Stop: Singapore

Where in the world is Dr. Lionel Jouffe? The Bayesia CEO is en route to Singapore to teach his highly-acclaimed 3-day course next week. There is still...
 Apr 10, 2015

9 New BayesiaLab Experts in India

Congratulations to the newest members of our BayesiaLab community! It was great to have researchers and analysts from PwC, CGIAR, RSG Media, Spheretho...
 Apr 08, 2015

Bayesian Networks 101 in Gurgaon, India

Heading to India: our new 2-day course, Bayesian Networks 101, debuts tomorrow in Gurgaon, near India's capital New Delhi. Comping up next week: 3-day...
 Apr 06, 2015

Inference with BayesiaLab on the Go

Did you know that BayesiaLab's new WebSimulator can be accessed from any device with a web browser, including your tablet and smartphone? The WebSimul...
 Apr 02, 2015

BayesiaLab Course in Paris

In Paris, another BayesiaLab course concluded successfully today. Two Greek and six French researchers completed our intense 3-day introductory progra...
 Mar 12, 2015

Advanced Course in Boston Completed

When it comes to learning about applied research with Bayesian networks, our 3-Day Advanced BayesiaLab Course is about as far as you can go today. Fiv...
 Mar 12, 2015

"Managing the Decision Supply Chain"?

Sometimes, it appears, the analytics industry is getting carried away with creating new jargon. Today, there was a post about managing the "decision s...
 Mar 07, 2015

BayesiaLab in Boston

This week, nine scientists successfully completed our introductory BayesiaLab course in Boston. Congratulations! Next week, the BayesiaLab training pr...
 Feb 27, 2015

BayesiaLab, from Rome to Boston.

Our team is racking up frequent flyer miles again. Last week's training in Rome was a success (see photo below), and now we're off to Boston for two B...
 Feb 09, 2015

The BayesiaLab Digest - February 9, 2015 Asymmetri...

Here is today's citation of new and interesting applied research with Bayesian networks: Dragos, Valentina, Juergen Ziegler, and Paulo C. Costa. Descr...
 Feb 07, 2015

The BayesiaLab Digest - February 7, 2015 Motion In...

Here is today's citation of new and interesting applied research with Bayesian networks: Wang, Zuoguan, Aysegul Gunduz, Peter Brunner, Anthony L. Rita...
 Feb 07, 2015

Advanced BayesiaLab Course in Paris

This week, we hosted the 3-Day Advanced BayesiaLab Course in Paris, and, for the first time, this program was conducted entirely in French. Even thoug...
 Jan 26, 2015

The BayesiaLab Digest - January 26, 2015: Modeling...

Here is today's citation of new and interesting applied research with Bayesian networks: Griffith, J. D., Matthew W. Edwards, Raymond M. Miraflor, and...
 Jan 23, 2015

The BayesiaLab Digest - January 23, 2015: Modellin...

Here is today's citation of new and interesting applied research with Bayesian networks: Jacob de Zoete, M.S., 2014. Modelling crime linkage with Baye...
 Jan 22, 2015

The BayesiaLab Digest - January 22, 2015: Evaluati...

Here is today's citation of new and interesting applied research with Bayesian networks: Atwood, T., Marcot, B., Douglas, D., Amstrup, S., Rode, K., D...
 Jan 15, 2015

The BayesiaLab Digest - January 15, 2015

Here is this week's selection of interesting new journal articles on applied research with Bayesian networks.  Benndorf, M., Kotter, E., Langer, M., H...
 Jan 14, 2015

Starts Today: BayesiaLab Course in Houston

Our first BayesiaLab course of 2015 started this morning in Houston, Texas. It looks like we'll have three fun days ahead of us. Only 30 minutes into ...
 Jan 06, 2015

The BayesiaLab Digest - January 6, 2015

There is a large body of literature about applied research with Bayesian networks. With this digest, we intend to highlight a selection of recent arti...
 Dec 15, 2014

Happy Holidays from Bayesia USA!

 
 Dec 12, 2014

BayesiaLab Course in Paris

Our last BayesiaLab course of the year concluded yesterday in Paris. These eight researchers can now call themselves "BayesiaLab-Certified," which has...
 Dec 07, 2014

"Data-Driven Decisions" - Good Alliteration, Bad M...

Whoever cites "data-driven decisions" probably has good intentions but implicitly commits a fallacy of omission! The problem is that the motto, "data-...
 Dec 04, 2014

Get your calendars ready...

Tomorrow we'll announce the dates of 38 BayesiaLab events across Europe, North America, Asia, and Australia in 2015. Stay tuned!  
 Nov 28, 2014

Confusing Statistical and Causal Concepts - A 21st...

It was exciting to see the launch of the beta version of IBM's Watson Analytics. The interface is highly intuitive, and the visualization of the resul...
 Nov 24, 2014

A Successful BayesiaLab Course in Washington, D.C.

Many thanks to our course participants in Washington, D.C., who persevered last week through three intense days of instruction on Bayesian networks an...
 Nov 19, 2014

BayesiaLab Course Starts Today in Washington, D.C.

Our last BayesiaLab course of the year started this morning in Washington, D.C. Researchers from industry, government, and academia have joined this p...
 Oct 17, 2014

BayesiaLab Course in Paris, October 2014

No rest for the weary! After last month's mega training program in Los Angeles, we are back to our regular course schedule. This week, a group of rese...
 Sep 28, 2014

Why Big Data Must Go Causal

Judea Pearl's take on Big Data: it must go causal! Source: keynote presentation by Judea Pearl at the BayesiaLab User Conference, September 23, 2014, ...
 Sep 26, 2014

Judea Pearl's Keynote at the BayesiaLab User Confe...

One of the highlights of this week's BayesiaLab User Conference was certainly Judea Pearl's 2-hour lecture on Bayesian networks, causal and counterfac...
 Sep 26, 2014

Another Successful BayesiaLab User Conference

This past Wednesday, the weeklong BayesiaLab User Conference program concluded with a wide range of user presentations of case studies. A big thank yo...
 Sep 24, 2014

Medical Outcomes Research with Bayesian Networks

Ferit Akova from Geisinger Health System presents an innovative medical use case of Bayesian networks. See Abstract.  
 Sep 24, 2014

Using Bayesian Networks to Model Key Drivers

A presentation by Mick McWilliams on marketing science at the BayesiaLab User Conference today: Using Bayesian Networks to Model Key Drivers.
 Sep 24, 2014

Bayesian Belief Network Applications for Supportin...

At the BayesiaLab User Conference, David Aebischer and MIchael Grimes present real-world applications of Bayesian networks to support soldiers in the ...
 Sep 24, 2014

Christina Ray on Intelligence Tradecraft and Bayes...

Christina Ray's talk on Intelligence Tradecraft and Bayesian Models was a highly anticipated presentation at the BayesiaLab User Conference. The scien...
 Sep 24, 2014

Alex Cosmas: Causation vs. Correlation

Alex Cosmas, Chief Scientist of Booz Allen Hamilton, talks about causation vs. correlation at the BayesiaLab User Conference. See abstract.
 Sep 24, 2014

Dell's Chief Data Scientist Speaks at the BayesiaL...

Jack Y. Chen, Ph.D., presents "Revolutionizing Decision Making: How Analytics Will Take Over the Business." See abstract.
 Sep 24, 2014

The BayesiaLab User Conference is Now in Full Swin...

This morning, Dr. Michal Ryall starts off the main session of the BayesiaLab User Conference with his talk, "When nodes think: using BayesiaLab to ana...
 Sep 21, 2014

The Advanced BayesiaLab Course Starts Today at UCL...

The BayesiaLab User Conference Program continues on Sunday with the 3-Day Advanced BayesiaLab Course taught by Dr. Lionel Jouffe. We welcome participa...
 Sep 20, 2014

The Causal Inference Course Concluded Successfully

The second part of the BayesiaLab User Conference pre-conference program concluded on Saturday afternoon. Many thanks to Dr. Felix Elwert, who flew in...
 Sep 19, 2014

Impressions from the Causal Inference Course at UC...

Huge interest today in Felix Elwert's course on causal inference at UCLA. As a special bonus, Judea Pearl appeared as a surprise guest at the event.  ...
 Sep 19, 2014

BayesiaLab Intro Course Completed!

We had eight happy campers, i.e. graduates, at the conclusion of the 3-day BayesiaLab introductory course this week in Los Angeles. Many more events t...
 Sep 19, 2014

Causal Inference Course Starts Today

27 scientists gathered this morning at UCLA to join Dr. Felix Elewert's course on Causal Inference with Directed Graphs. Please see the schedule for a...
 Sep 16, 2014

BayesiaLab Intro Course at UCLA Starts Today

We're off to a great start! The pre-conference program of the upcoming BayesiaLab User Conference began today. Being in a beautiful building amidst th...
 Aug 09, 2014

Upcoming Bayesian Network Courses in Los Angeles

In two upcoming courses, to be hosted by Bayesia in September at UCLA, you can learn about the foundations of Probabilistic Graphical Models and Bayes...
 Aug 08, 2014

New Edition: Bayesian Networks for Probabilistic I...

Taroni, Franco. Bayesian Networks for Probabilistic Inference and Decision Analysis in Forensic Science. 2 edition. Chichester, West Sussex ; Hoboken,...
 Aug 07, 2014

The BayesiaLab Library of Tutorials

Have you checked out the BayesiaLab Library of Tutorials lately? Here, you can find numerous case studies about real-world applications of Bayesian Ne...
 Jul 24, 2014

New Bayesia USA Website

Now you can learn about Bayesian Networks on the go. Our website is finally responsive! Check it out on your smarthone or tablet: www.bayesia.us
 Jul 20, 2014

2nd Annual BayesiaLab User Conference at UCLA

In less than two months, BayesiaLab users from all over the world will be heading to Southern California. A week's worth of BayesiaLab courses and sem...
 Jun 23, 2014

New Address in Singapore

  Please note the new address of Bayesia Singapore Pte. Ltd.: 28 Maxwell Road #03-05 Red Dot Traffic Singapore 069120 info@bayesia.sg +65 3158 2690
 Jun 19, 2014

BayesiaLab Course in Chicago

Another BayesiaLab course completed successfully last week in Chicago: 13 happy campers from Astellas, ArcelorMittal, CDW, Deloitte, FedEx, Healogix, ...
 Jun 17, 2014

New BayesiaLab Course in Chicago

A new BayesiaLab course started today in Chicago! Three days of immersion for 13 ambitious researchers.
 Jun 16, 2014

Snapshots from the BayesiaLab 101 Workshop in Chic...

 Jun 08, 2014

New Paper: A psychological approach to learning ca...

Zargoush, Manaf, Farrokh Alemi, Vinzenzo Esposito Vinzi, Jee Vang, and Raya Kheirbek. “A Psychological Approach to Learning Causal Networks.” Health C...
 Jun 06, 2014

The 2014 Bayesia World Cup Predictor [Recorded Web...

Designed around a causal Bayesian Network, and using BayesiaLab's API, the new Bayesia World Cup Predictor (BWCP) computes each team's qualification p...
 May 31, 2014

2nd Annual BayesiaLab User Conference

Join us Sep 16-24 at UCLA for one week of events all about Bayesian Networks and BayesiaLab.
 May 25, 2014

Causal Inference with Graphical Models

New Course by Dr. Felix Elwert: Causal Inference with Graphical Models, September 19-20, at UCLA.  
 May 10, 2014

BayesiaLab Course in Singapore

10 new graduates! The BayesiaLab course in Singapore concluded on Friday.
 Dec 23, 2013

250th Anniversary of Bayes' Theorem

An Essay towards Solving a Problem in the Doctrine of Chances. By the Late Rev. Mr. Bayes, F. R. S. Communicated by Mr. Price, in a Letter to John Can...
 Dec 13, 2013

Judea Pearl to Speak at BayesiaLab User Conference

We are delighted to announce that Professor Judea Pearl, the "father" of Bayesian networks, will be the keynote speaker at the 2014 BayesiaLab User Co...