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CfS Research Day on Business and Economic Statistics

Published: Monday, 29 April 2019 Tags: Probability Statistics

The Centre for Statistics is organizing a Research Day on Business and Economic Statistics (May 27). The meeting will bring together people from across the university around theory working on applications of Statistics to Business and Economics.

Students celebrate epic quiz show success

Published: Thursday, 25 April 2019 Tags:

PhD student Matt Booth and MMath student Robert Campbell Hewson were part of the University of Edinburgh team who won University Challenge.

Women in Science in Scotland Exhibition

Published: Tuesday, 16 April 2019 Tags: Statistics

Ruth King is part of the Women in Science in Scotland Exhibition of the Royal Society of Edinburgh. The exhibition is currently on display in the reception area of the Royal Society of Edinburgh. For more information see: https://www.rse.org.uk/women-science-exhibition/ ...

Leverhulme Trust Research Fellowship awarded to Ruth King

Published: Friday, 5 April 2019 Tags: Statistics Fellowship funding award

Ruth King has been awarded a Leverhulme Trust Research Fellowship.

Leverhulme Trust Research Fellowship awarded to Tom Leinster

Published: Friday, 5 April 2019 Tags: Fellowship funding award

Tom Leinster has been awarded a Leverhulme Trust Research Fellowship.

New role for Ruth King: Deputy Director of the National Centre for Statistical Ecology

Published: Wednesday, 3 April 2019 Tags: Statistics

Ruth King has taken up the role of Deputy Director of the National Centre for Statistical Ecology (NCSE). The NCSE is a multi-institutional research centre which aims to "develop, apply and communicate innovative statistical ...

CfS Research Day on Risk and Resilience

Published: Monday, 1 April 2019 Tags: Statistics

The Centre for Statistics is organizing a Research Day on Risk and Resilience (April 15). The meeting will bring together people from across the university around Risk and Resilience research topics.

Statistics meets Finance at Data Fest 2019

Published: Monday, 1 April 2019 Tags: Statistics outreach

PhD student Andrej Svetlosak (supervised by Miguel de Carvalho and Raffaela Calabrese) recently organised and held a Data Fest 2019 event. The UK's largest personal financial management provider, Money Dashboard, moderated the event.

Meeting of the Global Expert Working Group on Multiple Systems Estimation of Modern Slavery

Published: Friday, 29 March 2019 Tags: Statistics

Ruth King co-hosted the Global Expert Working Group on Multiple Systems Estimation of Modern Slavery with Davina Durgana (Minderoo Foundation) and Sheila Bird (MRC Biostatistics Unit) at the ICMS on the 21-22nd March. Individuals ...

Turing Programme Director - Finance and Economic Data Science

Published: Friday, 8 March 2019 Tags: Probability Stochastic Analysis

Dr Lukasz Szpruch has been appointed as the lead on the Finance and Economic Data Science Programme at the Alan Turing Institute.