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4th David Finney Lecture to be given by Professor Sir David Spiegelhalter (University of Cambridge)
Miguel de Carvalho been elected to the International Society for Bayesian Analysis (ISBA) Board of Directors.
Tibor Antal and Stefano Avanzini have created a mathematical model for predicting undetectable secondary tumours in cancer patients.
The Centre for Statistics will be welcoming John MacKenzie (partner at Shepherd and Wedderburn), Dr Alex Biedermann (University of Lausanne), and Wen Zhang (London School of Economics) who will showcasing modern opportunities for Statisticians and Data Scientists to work with lawyers to to improve the legal decision-making process. Joint event with the Royal Statistical Society.
The Centre for Statistics will be welcoming the world experts Jonathan Rougier (Rougier Consulting Ltd.), Georg Lindgren (Prof. Em., Lund University) and Jonathan Tawn (Prof. Lancaster University) who will introduce topics in risk, noise, and extreme events. Joint event with Heriot-Watt University via the Maxwell Institute.
The Centre for Statistics will be welcoming Ed Humpherson (UK Statistics Authority) and John MacInnes (RSS Vice President) who will be speaking about the importance of trustworthiness and the new RSS accreditation process.
Goncalo dos Reis has been awarded funding from the Data Lab.
David Siska has been awarded funding from the joint EPSRC and ESRC Impact Acceleration Account AIMday Fintech follow on seed fund.
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.
Dr Lukasz Szpruch has been appointed as the lead on the Finance and Economic Data Science Programme at the Alan Turing Institute.