2nd Machine Learning for Personalized Medicine (MLPM) summer school


Sep 11-19, 2014


Institut Curie, Paris, France

Information and registration



The 2nd MLPM summer school is open to students, researchers and professionals interested in bringing together machine learning and statistical genetics to contribute to the development of data-driven, personalized medicine. The summer school will mix invited talks, scientific lectures and complementary skills courses to educate interdisciplinary experts who will develop and employ the computational and statistical tools that are necessary to enable personalized medical treatment of patients according to their genetic and molecular properties and who are aware of the scientific, clinical and industrial implications of this research. 


Chloé Azencott, Florence Demenais, Jean-Philippe Vert


Pierre Baldi (UC Irvine)
Guillaume Bourque (McGill University)
Joaquin Dopazo (Centro de Investigación Príncipe Felipe)
Alexander Gerber (Rhine Waal University)
Fabian Heinemann (Roche Diagnostics)
David Montaner (Centro de Investigación Príncipe Felipe)
Bertram Müller-Myhsok (Max Planck Institute of Psychiatry)
Fernando Pérez Cruz (University Carlos III)
Gunnar Rätsch (Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center)
Antonio Artés Rodríguez (University Carlos III)
Bernhard Schölkopf (Max Planck Institute for Intelligent Systems)
Mikel Tapia (University Carlos III)
Volker Tresp (Siemens)
Gaël Varoquaux (INRIA)
Patrice Wegener (Max Planck Institute for Biological Cybernetics) 
Chen Yanover (IBM)


The schedule is available on the web site. The summer school will take place from Sep 11 to Sep 19, with a break from saturday, Sep 13 to monday, Sep 15, for general participants.


Please register directly through the web site. There is a registration fee of 600 euros which covers all lectures, lunches, coffee breaks and two conference dinners. 
Attendance is limited and will be allocated on a first-come-first-served basis.

Accommodation and transportation

You will have to arrange accommodation and transportation by yourself. The web sites contains information on how to reach the summer school venue and on local hotels.
Thu, 11/09/2014 (All day) - Fri, 19/09/2014 (All day)
Institut Curie, Paris, France