Events

Upcoming Events

14/03/2019


Claire Miller (University of Glasgow)

Global lake water quality, ecological systems and statistical challenges . [abstract]

Past Events

14/02/2019


Peter Van der Heijden (University of Southampton)

An overview of population size estimation where linking registers results in incomplete covariates, with an application to mode of transport of serious road casualties. [abstract]

06/12/2018

Afternoon Meeting at University of Central Lancashire

Professor Jeremy Oakley (School of Mathematics and Statistics, University of Sheffield)

Professor Paul Garthwaite (Department of Mathematics and Statistics, Open University)

Knowledge Elicitation [abstract]

Eliciting probability distributions with SHELF

Quantifying expert opinion about some sampling models that include covariates

20/09/2018

Davide Pigoli (King's College London)

The statistical analysis of acoustic phonetic data: exploring differences between spoken Romance languages [abstract]

23/11/2017

Richard Emsley (Centre for Biostatistics & MAHSC Clinical Trials Unit, University of Manchester, Manchester Academic Health Science Centre)

Evaluating Mechanisms in Randomised Trials of Complex Intervention

02/11/2017

Afternoon Environmental Statistics Meeting

Stephen Buckland (University of St Andrews)

Jon Barry (CEFAS)

Gordon Blair (Lancaster)

Clare Rowland (Center for Ecology & Hydrology, Lancaster)

Alison Johnston (University of Cambridge & Cornell University)

Marcus Rowcliffe (Zoological Society of London) Chris Sherlock, Jon Tawn & Anna Barlow (Lancaster)

Design Principles and Capture Methods for Environmental Modelling

Monitoring the Biodiversity of Regions: Key Principles and Possible Pitfalls

Marine Monitoring - Current Practice and Future Challenges

An Internet of Things for the Natural Environment

Satellite Data, Statistics and Land Cover Applications: Some case-studies

People and Birds: Citizen Science Data for Ecological Monitoring Estimating Abundance from Camera Trapping Data

Stopping-Time Bias for Flood Return Level Estimation

28/09/2017

David Spiegelhalter (University of Cambridge)

Trust in Numbers

13/07/2017

Ben Powell (School of Mathematics, University of Bristol)

Some Developments in Inflation Estimation using Web-Scraped Data

08/12/2016

Deborah Ashby (OBE) (Imperial College London)

Using Statistical Theory, Epidemiology and Clinical Trials for Public Health Impact [abstract]

29/09/2016

Peter Henrys (Center for Ecology & Hydrology, Lancaster)

Robust Estimates of Natural Capital for GB [abstract]

02/06/2016

Sofia Villar (MRC Biostatistics Unit, Cambridge)

The Multi-Armed Bandit Problem and the Design of Bayesian Adaptive Clinical Trials: Recent Advances and Remaining Challenges [abstract]

21/01/2016

Danielle Belgrave (Imperial College London),

Christopher Munro (University of Manchester)

The Asthma E-Lab: Discovering Subtypes of Disease with Model-Based Machine Learning [abstract]

26/11/2015

Frank Dunstan (Cardiff University)

A Bayesian Approach to Complex Clinical Diagnoses: A Case-Study in Child Abuse [abstract]

22/10/2015

Peter Diggle (Lancaster University)

Statistics: A Data Science for the 21st Century [abstract]

25/06/2015

Ian McHale (University of Manchester)

Time Varying Rankings Models to Determine the Greatest Sports Players and Teams of All Time [abstract]

26/02/2015

Robin Henderson (University of Newcastle)

Dynamic Prediction for Discrete-Time Recurrent Event Data: Longitudinal Incidence and Prevalence of Infant Diarrhoea [abstract]

04/12/2014

Michael Goldstein (Durham University)

Bayes Linear Uncertainty Analysis for Complex Physical Systems Modelled by Computer Simulators [abstract]

20/11/2014

Sandra Eldridge (Queen Mary, University of London)

Reporting Guidelines for Pilot and Feasibility Trials [abstract]

30/10/2014

Ian Plewis (University of Manchester)

Roger Stern (University of Reading)

Statistics for International Development [abstracts]

19/06/2014

Ruth King (University of St Andrews)

Is Everything a Hidden Process Model? Case Studies in Ecology [abstract]

22/05/2014

Afternoon Meeting

Professor Allan J. Brimicombe (University of East London)

Dr Paul Norris (University of Edinburgh)

Professor Brian Francis, Professor Sylvia Walby, Dr. Jude Towers (Lancaster University)

Statistical issues in understanding domestic violence [abstracts]

Kicking off domestic violence - the football effect

The use of formal and informal reporting mechanisms by victims of partner abuse: a latent class analysis of data from the Scottish Crime and Justice Survey

Measuring high frequency repeat victimisation in domestic violence - discovering the hidden victims and testing a theory

30/01/2014

John Pullinger (Department of Information Systems, House of Commons)

Statistics Making an Impact [abstract]

21/11/2013

Sheila Bird (MRC Biostatistics Unit, Cambridge)

Examining the Effectiveness of Naloxone (Take-home; On-release) to Reduce Opiate Overdose Deaths [abstract]

24/10/2013

Catalina Vallejos (University of Warwick)

Robust Bayesian Methods for Survival Analysis [abstract]

04/07/2013

Afternoon Meeting

James Nicholson

Toby Johnson

Mark Latham

Statistics in Society [abstracts]

Making Sense of a Multivariate World

The Use of Statistics in the Pharmaceutical Industry

Using (Useful) Statistics in Football

21/05/2013

One day Meeting

Laurent Gatto (University of Cambridge)

Markus Geesman (Lloyds)

Markus Geesman (Lloyds)

Willem Ligtenberg (Open Analytics)


Practical Statistical Computing: A Workshop on Advanced R [abstracts]

Integrating R and C including using Rcpp

Creating Graphics with googleVis and R

Creating Web Applications with Shiny and googleVis

Parallel Computing and GPU Computing in R

21/03/2013

Karla Hemming (University of Birmingham)

Alan Girling (University of Birmingham)

Stepped-wedge Cluster Randomised Controlled Trials - Some Variations in Design [abstract]

24/01/2013

Andrew Golightly (Newcastle University)

Inference for Population Dynamics in the Neolithic Period [abstract]

06/12/2012

Nicos Pavlidis (Lancaster University)

Classification in Data-Rich Dynamic Environments [abstract]

01/11/2012

Danielle Bewsher (UCLan Solar Physics Group)

Statistical Studies of Coronal Dimming and Coronal Mass Ejection [abstract]

14/06/2012

Young Statisticians Meeting

Patrick Phillips (MRC Clinical Trials Unit, London

Tom Fanshawe (Lancaster University)

Peter Kimani (University of Warwick)

Current Challenges in Medical Statistics

Eradicating the World's Oldest Infectious Disease: Challenges in Designing Clinical Trials for New Treatments of Tuberculosis

Multilevel Models for Cancer Progression

Conditionally Unbiased Estimation in Adaptive Seamless Designs

02/05/2012

Environmental Statistics Meeting

Adrian Bowman & Alastair Rushworth (University of Glasgow)

Caroline Keef (Yorkshire Water)

Keith Beven (Lancaster University)


Aspects of River Flow Modelling

Going with the Flow: Regression Models for River Networks

Spatial Extremes of River Flows

Disinformation and Epistemic Error in Modelling Floods

22/03/2012

Ashley Jones (Alder Hey Children's NHS Foundation Trust)

The Use of Systematic Reviews in the Design of Randomised Controlled Trials

23/02/2012

Chris Glasbey (Biomathematics and Statistics Scotland)

Spatio-Temporal Weather Models

26/01/2012

Brian Tom (MRC Biostatistics Unit, Cambridge)

The Impact of Simplifying Statistical Modelling Assumptions when Investigating Physical Functional Disability in Psoriatic Arthritis Patients