Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore

Uncertainty, Bayes and Statistics

A meeting in honor of Guido Consonni 

We are pleased to announce this event to celebrate the outstanding academic career of Professor Guido Consonni. The event will bring together international researchers and friends for a one-day workshop featuring a mix of scholarly contributions and social gatherings. 

This event is as a satellite to the 2024 ISBA World Meeting that will take place in Venice, 1-7 July.

Guido Consonni

Monday, July 8th, 2024

Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore

Cortile Dante Alighieri - Room G141

Largo Gemelli, 1





Registration and welcome coffee





Antonella Occhino, Dean of the Faculty of Economics (UCSC)

Laura Deldossi, Department of Statistical Sciences (UCSC)







Representing prior knowledge through partial differential equations

Laura Sangalli (Politecnico di Milano)

Almost-parallel MCMC for Gaussian graphical models

David Rossell (Universitat Pompeu Fabra)

Bayesian principal stratification analysis  

Fabrizia Mealli (European University Institute)









Bayesian transfer learning with multiple auxiliary datasets

Donatello Telesca (UCLA)

Dynamic network models with time-varying topology

Monia Lupparelli (University of Florence)

A Bayes factor perspective on the two trials rule (and alternatives)

Leonhard Held (University of Zurich)


Coffee break





GC networks

Piero Veronese (Università Bocconi)

Luca La Rocca (Università degli Studi di Modena e Reggio Emilia)

Dimitris Fouskakis (National Technical University of Athens)


Social events and dinner



Register HERE

Please fill in the form to register to the workshop and the social dinner by June 16, 2024. Registration to the workshop is free and includes coffee breaks and lunch. The social dinner will take place in a location nearby the University; the cost will be approximately 50-70€.


Organizing team

Federico Castelletti

Lucia Paci

Roberta Paroli

Alessia Pini


The organizers gratefully acknowledge the patronage of UCSC, Faculty of Economics.

The meeting is supported by COMBINERS, MUR-PRIN grant 2022 SMNNKY CUP J53D23003870008.

If you have any questions or doubts, please do not hesitate to contact federico.castelletti@unicatt.it