Brag Meeting 7th November 2019

When: Thursday 7th November 2019, 13:00-14:00. Location: GP-Y801. Included in meeting:  Hi everyone, The fortnightly BRAG meeting will be held next Thursday 7/11/19 at 1pm in room Y801. This week we will have presentations by Dan Kennedy and Earl Duncan. Dan’s talk Title: Efficient Bayesian estimation for GARCH-type models via Sequential Monte Carlo Abstract: The advantages of…

Brag Meeting 24th October 2019

When: Thursday 24th October 2019, 13:00-14:00. Location: GP-Y801. Included in meeting:  Hi everyone, The fortnightly BRAG meeting will be held this Thursday 24/10/19 at 1pm in room Y801. This week we will have presentations by Alan and Ethan. Alan’s Talk: Title: Using the R package visNetwork to plot networks Abstract: In this talk, I will introduce the visNetwork package in…

Brag Meeting 10th October 2019

When: Thursday 10th October 2019, 13:00-14:00. Location: GP-Y801. Included in meeting:  Hi everyone, The fortnightly BRAG meeting will be held this Thursday 10/10/19 at 1pm in room Y801. This week we will have presentations by Josh and Abhishek. Josh’s Talk: Title: Polling Bias from Undecided Voters in Recent US Presidential Elections Abstract: Accounting for undecided and uncertain voters is a…

AutoStat Research Week: 14th – 16th October 2019 @ QUT

AutoStat Research Week 2019: Frontiers in Statistical Research and Practice The QUT Centre for Data Science and the Predictive Analytics Group are pleased to present a one-day research symposium showcasing some of Australia’s best research in data science, bookended by two days of hands-on training for researchers in the new web-based statistical analysis software, AutoStat.…

Brag Meeting 26th September 2019

When: Thursday 26th September 2019, 13:00-14:00. Location: GP-Y801. Included in meeting:  Hi everyone, Our fortnightly BRAG meeting is on this Thursday 26th September at 1pm, in Y-801. This week we will have a STAN workshop by Aminath, Daniel and Edgar. Please find the abstract below. The meeting room is available from 12.30 to allow time…