## Welcome to the Conference on New Developments in Probability

This conference is part of the 2015/2016 emphasis year in probability theory. It is jointly hosted by Women in Probability.

### Invited Speakers

- Nayantara Bhatnagar (U. Delaware)
- Rodrigo Banuelos (Purdue)
- Sandra Cerrai (U. Maryland)
- Ioana Dumitriu (U. Washington)
- Rick Durrett (Duke)
- Vadim Gorin (MIT)
- Davar Khoshnevisan (U. Utah)
- Lea Popovic (Concordia University)
- Gigliola Staffilani (MIT)
- Elisabeth Werner (Case Western)
- Arnab Sen (U. Minnesota)

- Alexandra Bellow (Northwestern)
- Roger Jones (DePaul)

### Organizers

The scientific organizers are Tai Melcher, Kay Kirkpatrick and Kavita Ramanan.

The local organizers are Antonio Auffinger and Elton Hsu.

### Acknowledgements

This meeting is partially supported by the National Science Foundation. By Grant NSF DMS 1255574 (PI: Tai Melcher) and by a grant to the probability group at Northwestern University and by the Northwestern Mathematics Department as part of the 2015/2016 emphasis year in probability theory.