Ninth Annual JAGS and WinBUGS Workshop
Bayesian Modeling for Cognitive Science
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You will spend most of the day working through the course book. The lectures (about two hours per day) will be given by Michael D. Lee and Eric-Jan Wagenmakers.

Monday August 20

Class: 09:30 - 12:30
    Introduction & first principles (prior, posterior, MCMC)
Break: 12:30 - 14:00
    On your own
Class: 14:00 - 17:00
    Exercises with the binomial model

Tuesday August 21

Class: 09:30 - 12:30
    More exercises with the binomial model: Hierarchical models, posterior predictives
Break: 12:30 - 14:00
    On your own
Class: 14:00 - 17:00
    Discussion of exercises, transition to normal models, missing data, latent groups
Poster Session I: 17:00 - 18:00
    We encourage participants to highlight data-analysis problems that they would like to
    address using Bayesian inference

Wednesday August 22

Class: 09:30 - 12:30
    Exercises with the normal model; hierarchical models, missing data, latent groups
Break: 12:30 - 14:00
    On your own
Class: 14:00 - 17:00
    Discussion of exercises, transition to more complicated models for human cognition
Poster Session II: 17:00 - 18:00
    We encourage participants to highlight data-analysis problems that they would like to
    address using Bayesian inference

Thursday August 23

Class: 09:30 - 12:30
    Developing a Bayesian model: A case study
Break: 12:30 - 14:00
    On your own
Class: 14:00 - 17:00
    Discussion of exercises

Friday August 24

Class: 09:30 - 12:30
    TBA
Break: 12:30 - 14:00
    On your own
Class: 14:00 - 17:00
    TBA