Opportunities at Iris Data Science

We are looking for 2 recent PhD or Master graduates (or candidates about to submit) to work for 6 months at Iris Data Science, funded by Callaghan R&D career grants (https://www.callaghaninnovation.govt.nz/student-grants/rd-career-grants). One position is for a statistician / operations researcher to work for one of our… Read More

Ihaka Lecture Series 2021

2021 series – Looking on the bright side https://www.eventbrite.co.nz/e/2021-ihaka-lecture-series-looking-on-the-bright-side-tickets-131958231623 We should be worried about how much of our personal data businesses are gathering, but are there benefits to be had from allowing our health system to know more about us? We are on constant guard to protect our… Read More

2020 writing competition for early-career statisticians and data scientists

https://www.significancemagazine.com/10-news/640-enter-our-2020-writing-competition-for-early-career-statisticians-and-data-scientists If you read Significance, then you are definitely interested in stories about statistics and data science, and fascinated by what data can tell us about the world we live in. So, how would you like to write one of those stories for the magazine? If you are an early-career… 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