MBC2 - Workshop on Model Based Clustering and Classification - aims at providing a focus on the state-of-the-art research in the field of model based clustering and classification as well as a forum of scientific discussions and comparisons among young and senior researchers.

The workshop - organized by the Department of Economics and Business of the University of Catania - will be held in Catania (Italy) on September 6-7th, 2012 and takes places under the auspices of the Classification and Data Analysis Group (Cladag) of the Italian Statistical Society.