News & Notices

Data Science curriculum frameworks for schools

INVITATION TO COMMENT on draft, BY 31 MAY 2019 The International Data Science for Schools Project (IDSSP) is an international collaborative activity to develop a curriculum framework for pre-calculus introductory course in Data Science for the last two years of high school, and to develop a parallel framework to teach… Read More

Statistics/Data Science Lecturer

The University of Canterbury School of Mathematics and Statistics is looking for a continuing (i.e., permanent) Lecturer/ Senior Lecturer in Statistics and/ or in Data Science.   The closing date for this position is Sunday, 2nd June 2019 (Midnight NZ time}   The School of Mathematics and Statistics is… Read More

Visualisation for Data Science – Professional Development

Grand Central, 161 Cashel Street, Christchurch 8011, Christchurch Thursday 9 May 2019 9:00am – 4:30pm https://www.eventfinda.co.nz/2019/visualisation-for-data-science/christchurch-district Ticket Information: General: $503.50 ($500.00 + $3.50 fees) NZ Statistical Assoc members: $403.50 ($400.00 + $3.50 fees) Buy Tickets… Read More

Bayes on the Beach 2019

25-27 November, Surfers Paradise, Australia The Bayesian Research and Applications Group (BRAG) and the Statistical Society of Australia warmly invite you to a meeting of people involved or interested in Bayesian Research and Applications: Bayes on the Beach 2019 to be held from 25-27 November 2019 at the Mantra Legends… Read More

Scam Emails

There have been emails circulating 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… Read More

Wellington Statistics Group

Professor Estate Khmaladze, Victoria University of Wellington What can we say about linear regression? Extension to general parametric regression. 28 February 2019 Room 350, Cotton Building, Victoria University of Wellington  … Read More

Women in Data Science Conference

The Global WiDS Conference aims to inspire and educate data scientists worldwide, regardless of gender, and to support women in the field. WiDS Wellington is an independent event organised by Victoria University of Wellington to coincide with the annual Global Women in Data Science (WiDS) Conference held at Stanford University… Read More