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Info-Metrics Institute

Info-metrics workshop at American University in Washington, DC

Workshop Video

See video highlights from the Spring Workshop, Philosophy of Information, April 26, 2013.

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Institute Objectives & Overview

The philosophy behind the Info-Metrics Institute is that information, information processing and entropic inference provide a unified approach to inference and learning across disciplines. The Institute’s mission is to promote the interdisciplinary study of information, information processing and decision rules based on efficient use of information. That mission is achieved through collaborations among researchers across the scientific spectrum and dissemination of knowledge through conferences, workshops and seminars as well as through short-term, hands-on classes at the graduate and post-graduate level.

The Institute was established in August 2009. The Institute meets a growing need to connect researchers across disciplines who are working on issues related to information processing and inference with limited information, including the fundamental problem of how to connect the observed and unobserved quantities in a coherent way.

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Info-Metrics Newsletter

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See the fall 2014 Info-Metrics Newsletter as PDF or flipbook.

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In Memoriam: Halbert White

Call for Papers
Spring 2016 Conference:
Methods of Inference

April 1-2, 2016
Cambridge, UK.


Fall 2015 Seminar
with Min Chen

(cohosted with AU Economics Dept)
Cost-Benefit Analysis of Data Intelligence
Nov. 4, 2015 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Rm. 100, Kreeger Building, American University

Spring 2015 Workshop:

Philosophy of Information and Information Processing
March 27, 2015
at Pembroke College, Oxford, UK

Fall 2014 Conference:
Recent Innovations in Info-Metrics
October 31 & November 1, 2014
at American University

Fall 2014 Newsletter:
See Newsletter Flipbook

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Amos Golan


Economics Department

College of Arts & Sciences

US Office of the Comptroller
of Currency (OCC)