ARC Linkage Funded Scholarship:

ARC Linkage Funded Scholarship: Applications Close:  17th April 2020: Revolutionising high resolution water quality monitoring in the information age. About the scholarship Funded by the Australian Research Council through a Linkage Project titled ‘Revolutionising high resolution water quality monitoring in the information age’, this…

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Data Science and Social Good Symposium

Data Science and Social Good Symposium This symposium will be hosted at QUT, Brisbane on Friday 29 November 2019. The purpose of this symposium is to promote the merger of data science and social good, share success stories, discuss challenges and potential solutions, extend networks, and explore directions for new research. For more…

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

AutoStat Research Week: 14th – 16th October 2019 @ QUT 2 day Hands on Training in AutoStat Plus 1 day symposium on Frontiers in Data Science Research Enabling and promoting research in data science This workshop will be hosted at QUT over 3 days from Monday 14 October 2019 to Wednesday 16 October 2019. In addition to interactive case…

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Bayes on the Beach 25-27 Nov 2019

Bayes on the Beach 25-27 November 2019 Bayes on the Beach 2019 Bayes on the Beach 2019 25th – 27th November, 2019 Surfers Paradise, Gold CoastBayesian Research and Applications Group (BRAG) warmly invite you to a meeting of people involved or interested in Bayesian Research and Applications.Bayes on the Beach 2019 is the 13th…

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How an Eighteenth-Century Statistician Is Helping to Find MH370

The 18th-century statistician behind the latest search for Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 is so influential in modern-day logic that his work has been used to show the existence of God. After hunting in vain for almost two years, Australian authorities said they’ve narrowed down the missing jet’s most likely location to a new “hot spot” in…

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One weiRd tip

A few members of BRAG have been working on a new Jekyll-powered GitHub page, One weiRd tip, to collate some simple R tips that make data analysis easier but don’t necessarily require a package to be developed. The aim was to take some of the tips and solutions to problems posted on the QUT Maths/Stats Slack account’s #r-programming…

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