News & Notices

  • Ihaka Lecture Series

    In March 2017 the Department of Statistics at Auckland University is launching a new, annual lecture series named after Associate Professor Ross Ihaka in honour of his contributions to the field.
    Our debut series has the theme Statistical Computing in...

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  • ICORS 2017

    The International Conference on Robust Statistics (ICORS) 2017 will take place at the University of Wollongong, Australia, from the 3rd to 7th July 2017. The aim of the ICORS conferences is to bring together researchers and practitioners interested in...

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  • 50th anniversary of the Cormack-Jolly-Seber model

    Just over 50 years ago, three papers appeared which independently described the fundamental approach for analyzing capture-recapture data. It is now called the Cormack-Jolly-Seber model. This anniversary is celebrated in the second issue of Statistical...

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  • Mathematics in Industry New Zealand, 2017

    Come join us at Massey University, Palmerston North to solve interesting and vital industry challenges to help New Zealand businesses innovate and grow.
    Where: Massey University, Palmerston North
    When: 26-30 June 2017
    Website: www.MINZ.org.nz

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  • NZSA-ORSNZ Conference 2016: Photos

    Photos from the NZSA-ORSNZ 2016 conference are available on flickr.

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  • Congratulations Emeritus Professor Alastair Scott

    The RSNZ has awarded the Jones Medal to Emeritus Professor Alastair Scott FRSNZ (University of Auckland) for his lifetime contribution to statistics.   Alastair’s  career in statistics  has spanned over 50 years during which...

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  • Newsletter, January 2017

    The latest NZSA Newsletter is at http://www.stats.org.nz/site/uploads/newsletter78.pdf
    The next newsletter is planned for mid 2017.  Contributions and suggestions are very welcome.
    Marie Fitch, Editor

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  • 2014 Jones Medal: David Vere-Jones

    David Vere-Jones.
    We are delighted to announce that Emeritus Professor David Vere-Jones FRSNZ has been awarded the NZ Royal Society’s 2014 Jones Medal. This is in recognition of his lifetime achievement in statistics, including his major...

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  • Congratulating Russell Millar

    Russell Millar (University of Auckland) received an award from IBS for Outstanding Dedication and Exemplary Services as Biometrics Editor, 2011-2013. He reports that the job was made all the more challenging due to the preponderance of submissions from...

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  • Data to Insight: An Introduction to Data Analysis - starts 27 March 2017

    This free Future Learn course focuses on data exploration and discovery, showing you what to look for in statistical data, however large it may be. We’ll also teach you some of the limitations of data and what you can do to avoid being misled. We...

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  • Careers in Statistics

    Department of Conservation
    Principal Science Advisor – Statistician
    Closes 6 March 2017

    Plant and Food...

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Last Modified: Monday, 29th July 2013