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

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

NZ Statistical Association Conference 2019

We are delighted to announce the upcoming New Zealand Statistical Association Conference (NZSA2019), hosted by the University of Otago at our Dunedin campus and taking place during Otago’s 150th anniversary year. The main conference activities will take place from Tuesday, 26th November to Thursday 28th November, with an evening… 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


What is CensusAtSchool? The only national survey to comprehensively chart children’s views of their own lives is taking place across New Zealand and the Cook Islands from March 4. This year, we ask kids about issues as wide-ranging as climate change, the amount of time they spend on digital devices,… Read More

MINZ 2019

Mathematics in Industry NZ 24-28 June 2019, University of Auckland Science Centre Mathematics-in-Industry NZ (MINZ) events offer a collaborative approach to industry problem solving, where mathematical scientists tackle real life problems shared by companies. This week-long intensive period of collaborative brain-storming is a great way of solving… Read More