Department of Mathematics and Systems Analysis

Stochastic Sauna
Aalto University16–17 Dec 2015

Stochastic Sauna is a traditional workshop that brings together researchers and students working on probability, statistics, and their applications. The workshop starts on Wed 16 Dec 2015 at 13:00 and ends on Thu 17 Dec 2015 in the afternoon.


All talks will take place at Lecture hall U5, Otaniemi Main Building (Otakaari 1 Espoo), Aalto University. The lecture hall is equipped with a blackboard, beamer, and a computer.

Confirmed speakers

Social program

The social program on Wed evening includes a sauna at the top-floor of Radisson Blu Hotel Espoo (Otaranta 2 Espoo) followed by a conference dinner at the restaurant Faro (Kellosaarenranta 2, 00180 Helsinki - near the Ruoholahti metro station). Separate saunas will be reserved for male and female participants.


Unihome offers accommodation for workshop participants near the workshop venue at Aalto Inn (Otaranta 4 Espoo, single/double room 111/149 eur) and at Töölö Towers in downtown Helsinki (Pohjoinen Hesperiankatu 23 Helsinki, single/double room 93/136 eur). To book a room at one of these locations, email with

Registration and costs

You should register to the workshop by 30 Nov 2015 by filling in the online registration form. There is no participation fee, but registration is mandatory.

The FDPSS doctoral programme covers all costs related to travel and accommodation of invited speakers, and doctoral students and advisors affiliated with the FDPSS, excluding daily allowance. If you are unsure whether or not you are an affiliated student or advisor of the FDPSS, ask your supervisor or contact Paavo Salminen ( To get your travel costs recompensated, you need to write a detailed travel bill which includes dates, times, and phases of your travel, a certificate of participation, and all original receipts attached. You need to file your travel bill to your own university, and ask them to forward the bill to:

Åbo Akademi
PB 90522
Referens: Paavo Salminen (FDPSS), Matematik och Statistik, Fakuteten för Naturvetenskaper och Teknik


The workshop is hosted by the Department of Mathematics and Systems Analysis, Aalto University, supported by the Finnish Doctoral Programme in Stochastics and Statistics (FDPSS), and organized by

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