Celebrating Hadley Wickham’s Success


R-Ladies Auckland Meet-up  – Monday 2nd December 2019

Dungeons and Dragons: Data exploration and visualisation

Monday, Dec 2, 2019, 6:00 PM

Digitas Affinity ID
25 College Hill Auckland, NZ

27 Members Attending

R Ladies AKL group started in December 2017 and we are turning 2. To celebrate our birthday, there will be special cake ! Come along to celebrate with us and to hear Lina Berbesi talk about Dungeons and Dragons with R. Arrival and networking: 6pm Talk commences: 6.30pm Lina Berbesi is an engineer with a postgraduate degree in Mathematics and is pur…

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Australian Statistical Society and New Zealand Statistical Association Conference 2020

6 – 10 July 2020

ANZSC 2020 has been announced and will be on the beautiful Gold Coast, Queensland.

The theme for the 2020 conference is

Modelling Data for a Brighter Future



Name: ANZSC 2020

Venue: Gold Coast Convention and Exhibition Centre

Dates: 6-10 July 2020

Expected attendance: 400-500pax



Scam Emails

There have been emails circulating purporting to be from our President Vanessa Cave

and also emails which have not been sent out by the NZ Statistical Association. :

“Thank you very much for your participation in our study.

In connection with the study, we distributed five mobile phones and it is with great pleasure that we can inform you that you have been chosen.

Retrieve smartphone.”


“I am tied up right now, Can you purchase itunes gift card 6 pieces – $100 each?

I would reimburse you when am through,

Let me know also i would prefer to call you but can’t receive or call at the moment with my line.”




R-Ladies Auckland – Monday 2nd December 2019

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PhD in spatial statistics

We would like to announce a new PhD scholarship opportunity in spatial statistics, linked to here, and summarised below: https://www.stats.otago.ac.nz/?MarsdenPhD   Research project: “A new generation of statistical models for spatial point process data”; 19-UOO-191. Funding body: Royal Society of New Zealand Marsden Fund Funding duration: March 2020 –… Read More