SSA Webinar: Advances in Data Linking Methodology at the ABS

The Official Statistics Section of the SSA and the Australian Bureau of Statistics are pleased to present the following webinar Advances in Data Linking Methodology at the ABS with Daniel Elazar, Director of the Data Linking Methodology Section, Australian Bureau of Statistics on Monday, 21 September 2020, at 1pm AEST (11am… Read More

SSA Statistical Consulting Network 2020 Meeting, 7- 9 December 2020

Submit an abstract! We are proud to announce the Statistical Consulting Network 2020 Meeting, a virtual event where statistical consultants can connect, present their ideas, discuss best practice, and more!  The event will be held 7-9 December 2020 in three-hour sessions (11am-2pm AEDT), and will feature: A keynote talk… Read More

New version of ANZStat mailing list

The old ANZSTAT mail list has now been replaced by ANZSTAT discussion forum, hosted by the Statistical Society of Australia. This is a great place to connect with the statistical community, to have interesting discussions, and advise of jobs vacancies or upcoming events. You can join the forum here  … Read More

Interview with Adrian Barnett

A fun interview on RNZ with Adrian Barnett (Statistician, QUT) from Sunday 23 August 2020: https://www.rnz.co.nz/national/programmes/sunday/audio/2018760724/from-dna-to-rna-science-s-unhealthy-obsession-with-acronyms   Their paper is “Meta-Research: The growth of acronyms in the scientific literature” Adrian Barnett, Zoe Doubleday https://elifesciences.org/articles/60080… Read More

Statistical consulting in the 21st century

Open to NZSA members: https://statsoc.org.au/event-3914417 We are proud to announce a special event later this month: a panel discussion on “Statistical consulting in the 21st century”, hosted jointly by the Statistical Consulting Network, the Canberra Branch and the Victorian Branch. Please see below for more details. Please note the… Read More

NZSA UnConference November 2020

University of Auckland 24-25 November 2020 The unfortunate events surround COVID-19 have meant that those NZSA members who were planning to attend our joint meeting with the SSA on the Gold Coast this July were unable to do so in person. Therefore the NZSA will run a mini conference on… Read More