Thursday July 13th:

Information Geometry
Chairmen: I.F. Wilde and D.A. Lavis

Lectures: Lecture Theatre 2C, Main Building (Strand Campus)

Posters and refreshments: the Council Room (adjacent to 2C)

** 10.00 ** COFFEE in the Council Room

** INFORMATION GEOMETRY I **

** 10.30 Invited Speaker **K. Fukumizu (Institute of Mathematical Statistics, Japan)

* Geometry of neural networks and models with singularities *

** 11.15 **R.F. Streater (KCL)

* Classical and Quantum estimation *

** 11.45 **G. Pistone (Turin)

* New ideas in non-parametric estimation *

** 12.15 **D. Ghikas (Patras / KCL)

*Information geometry and the quantum estimation problem *

** 12.45 ** LUNCH

** INFORMATION GEOMETRY II **

** 14.15 Invited Speaker ** D.Petz (Hungarian Academy of Science)

* Monotone metrics *

** 15.00 **H. Nencka (Madeira)

* Chentsov-Amari connections in a Hilbertian *

* statistical manifold
*

** 15.30 ** M. Grasselli (KCL)

* The analytic quantum information manifold *

** 16.00 ** TEA

** INFORMATION GEOMETRY III **

** 16.30 Invited Speaker ** P. Gibilisco (Turin)

* Alpha Connections for quantum info manifolds *

** 17.15 ** T. Isola (Turin)

* Alpha connections, part II *