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Ihaka lectures 2017: Expressing yourself with R (Science Event Tags, Conferences, Lectures, Seminars, Department of Statistics) Event as iCalendar
08 March 2017Launching our 2017 Ihaka Lecture Series, Hadley Wickham will discuss R as a language, a medium of communication between you and the computer, and you and other programmers.
Ihaka lectures 2017: R and data journalism in New Zealand (Science Event Tags, Conferences, Lectures, Seminars, Department of Statistics) Event as iCalendar
15 March 2017, 6pmIn the second of the Ihaka Lecture Series, Harkanwal Singh, Data Editor at the New Zealand Herald, discusses the challenges of attempting to practise statistical thinking in a narrative-driven field, and how visualisation has helped to explain the value of data in the newsrooms.
Pebbles on Mars and the Gömböc - a public lecture by Professor Gábor Domokos (Mathematics, Physics, Environment) Event as iCalendar
21 March 2017, 5:15pmProfessor Gábor Domokos from the Department of Mechanics, Materials and Structures at the Hungarian University of Technology and Economics will present this fascinating lecture on the link between the rounded pebbles discovered on Mars in 2012, and the Gömböc.
Ihaka lectures 2017: Interactive visualisation and fast computation of the solution path for convex clustering and biclustering (Science Event Tags, Lectures, Seminars, Department of Statistics, Conferences) Event as iCalendar
22 March 2017, 6pmIn the third in the Ihaka Lecture Series, Dr Genevera Allen, Dobelman Family Junior Chair and Assistant Professor at Rice University, presents new fast algorithms to dynamically and interactively explore clustering solutions. These R+shiny tools will be demonstrated on examples from text mining and cancer genomics.
Ihaka lectures 2017: Statistical computing in a (more) static environment (Science Event Tags, Conferences, Lectures, Seminars, Department of Statistics) Event as iCalendar
29 March 2017, 6pmIn the final lecture in the 2017 Ihaka lecture series Associate Professor Ross Ihaka (Department of Statistics, University of Auckland) will discuss at some of the problems associated with implementing a more static statistical computing environment.
10th IASC Asian Conference on Statistical Computing Event as iCalendar
11 December 2017 - 14 December 2017It is our great pleasure to invite you to Auckland to attend the 10th Conference of the IASC (2017 IASC-ARS/NZSA) to be hosted by the Department of Statistics, the University of Auckland in December 2017.
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