Victor Veitch Winner of the Pierre Robillard Award 2018

This prize recognizes the best PhD thesis in probability or statistics defended at a Canadian university in a given year.

Victor Veitch is the winner of the Pierre Robillard Award of the Statistical Society of Canada. Victor’s thesis, entitled “(Sparse) Exchangeable Random Graphs” was written while he was a doctoral student at the University of Toronto, working under the supervision of Daniel M. Roy.