Statistical Methods in Imaging Conference 2023

May 22-24 2023

This is the annual meeting of the ASA Statistics in Imaging Section.SMI aims to bring together investigators from students to established researchers who are working on projects related to statistical methods and their applications in the broad area of imaging science, including, but not limited to, biomedical imaging, immunofluorescence imaging, and geospatial imaging.

The event will take place at the Graduate Hotel on the University of Minnesota Campus in Minneapolis.

Conference Registration is available on the conference website.

Reduced early bird registration available until March 31, 2023!


Keynote Speakers and Founder's Talk

Our keynote speaker is Dr. Mingyao Li, who is a Professor of Biostatistics in Biostatistics and Epidemiology at the University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine. Dr. Li’s main research areas are statistical genetics and genomics, bioinformatics, and computational biology. Dr. Li’s recent research activities have been on the integration of spatial transcriptomics with pathology imaging.

Our second keynote speaker is Dr. Kelvin Lim, who is a Professor of Psychiatry, Director of Adult Mental Health Research, and Drs. T. J. and Ella M. Arneson Land-Grant Chair in Human Behavior at the University of Minnesota. Dr. Li’s main research areas are in investigating how disruptions in brain connectivity influence pathophysiology, prognosis, and treatment of neuropsychiatric disorders.

Our Founder’s Talk will be given by Dr. Ranjan Maitra, who is a Professor in Statistics at Iowa State University. Dr. Maitra’s main research areas include the analysis of massive data, statistical computing, and statistical learning.

The complete agenda for talks, student paper competition and poster presentations and more for this conference will be available on the conference website.

Event Type


National Institute of Statistical Sciences
American Statistical Society
Statistics in Imaging Section
University of Minnesota School of Public Health


Faculty Attendee $390, Student or Postdoc Attendee $115


Graduate Hotel on the
University of Minnesota Campus
United States
Keynote Speakers:  Mingyao Li (University of Pennsylvania) and Kelvin Lim (University of Minnesota). Founders Talk Speaker: Ranjan Maitra (Iowa State University