Brag Meeting 29th March 2018

When: Thursday 29th March 2018, 13:00-14:00.

Location: GP-Y801.

Included in meeting: 


Hello Everyone,

The fortnightly BRAG meeting will be held tomorrow 29/03/18 at 1pm in room Y801. This week we will have presentations by Earl and Jessie.

Earl’s Talk:

Title: Making Cartograms in R

Abstract: This talk will cover the purpose of cartograms, types of cartograms, available options for creating cartograms, and an example of how to create a cartogram in R.

Jessie’s Talk:

Title: Communication of Statistical Uncertainty to non-expert audiences

Abstract: This short presentation will look at uncertainty communication to non-expert audiences in the context of Cancer Mapping and discusses; what is uncertainty, how is it presented in cancer maps, and the outcomes of an online game that explores how uncertainty communication influences players behaviour.

Kind regards,

Farzana and Trish


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