BENESFEST: A day of stochastic control in honor of VACLAV E. BENES

Thursday, May 4th, 2000
To celebrate Vic's many seminal contributions to Applied Probability, a day-long conference in his honor will be held on May 4, 2000 at Columbia University.  This event will be followed by Applied Probability Day on May 5th. 

Invited speakers include:

Alain Bensoussan
Mark Davis
Wendell Fleming
Harold Kushner, 
Jin Ma
Steve Shreve
Bill Sudderth.

In addition, Sanjoy Mitter and Ray Rishel will comment on Vic's work and on his many contributions.

A dinner in Vic's honor will be held following the conference.

LOCATION:  501 Schermerhorn Hall, Columbia University 
(Enter campus at West 116th Street/Broadway or West 116th 
Street/Amsterdam Avenue.) 

REGISTRATION IS  FREE, but please register. 

For inquiries and registration:

Mrs. Doodmatie Kalicharan, 
Department of Statistics, 
Columbia University, New York, 10027 
Phone : 212-854-3653 
Email :

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