The  seventh edition of the workshop MBC2 Models and Learning in Clustering and Classification  will take place in Catania (Italy) on August 28-30, 2024 with the support of the Italian Statistical Society and the Classification and Data Analysis Group (CLADAG).

The workshop provides a focus on the state-of-the-art research in the field of statistical models and learning techniques in different areas of clustering and classification. 
Scientific discussions and debates among young and senior researchers are strongly encouraged.

A tutorial on Contrastive learning approaches for data classification: methods, applications and software has also been scheduled on August 28, 2024 morning.


Scientific Committee

Andrea Cerioli (Italy), Michael Fop (Ireland), Arnoldo Frigessi di Rattalma (Norway), Salvatore Ingrassia (Italy), Gertraud Malsiner Walli (Austria), Agustin Mayo-Iscar (Spain), Angela Montanari (Italy), Mohamed Nadif (France), Roberto Rocci (Italy), Maurizio Vichi (Italy).


Organizing Committee

Salvatore Ingrassia (chair), Roberto Di Mari, Cinzia Di Nuzzo, Luca Martino, Antonio Punzo, Luca Scaffidi Domianello, Salvatore Daniele Tomarchio.


Maximum number of participants

To encourage scientific discussions among participants, space is limited to 80 registered people.


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Last update: 18 May 2024