Speaker: Professor Kerrie Mengersen
Title: The power and promise of immersive virtual environments: extracting expert information to support rare or unseen spatial events
When: Tuesday 20th October 2015
Time: Time: 15:30 (AEST), 16:30 (AEDT) & 13:30 (AWST)
Location: Video collaboration room: Gardens Point V Block, Level 7 room 713
This seats between 20-25 people
ALTERNATIVE LOCATION: Gardens Point V Block, Level 7 room 714. The remainder will be directed around the corridor to V714 where they will be able to view the presentation – they will not be able to ask questions from that space, only view/listen to the presentation.
Official statistics help decision makers develop informed policies that impact millions of people. Improved data sources, sound statistical methods, new technologies and strengthened statistical systems enable better decisions that eventually result in better lives for all of us. On 20 October 2015, the global statistical community will showcase their achievements and their ongoing work to help this vision come true.To celebrate World Statistics Day 2015 AMSI, ACEMS and SSAI are cohosting a lecture over the ACE Network. http://highered.amsi.org.au/wsd15/