Local Groups, Seminars & Visitors

Wellington Statistics Group (WSG)

Forthcoming/Most Recent WSG Talks

  • 4 November 2015, 5:30-6.30pm: John Maindonald on “Reproducibility in Science – Rethink, or Crisis?” (more details)

Archive of WSG Talk Abstracts (click here)

Information About the WSG

The Wellington Statistics Group (WSG) is a Local Group of the NZSA. It hosts regular meetings on a wide variety of statistical topics. Currently John Haywood is the convenor and Leigh Roberts organises the refreshments. John Haywood was the inaugural convenor (from 2001 to 2006), followed by David Harte from 2007 to mid-2010. Alistair Gray organised refreshments and arranged finances from 2001 to 2008, and still manages the finances. Regular updates on WSG activities appear in the NZSA Newsletter.

Email notifications are sent to recipients about forthcoming talks. To be included or removed from the list, or change your email address, visit the following web page:
Alternatively, contact John Haywood directly (John manages the mailing list).

We are grateful to all the WSG sponsors: Victoria University of WellingtonStatistics New Zealand, the Ministry of Social Development and Statistics Research Associates Ltd.

Other Seminar Series in Wellington

Seminar series are also run by the School of Mathematics and Statistics at Victoria University, and Statistics New Zealand.

Other Groups

Informal local groups of statisticians also meet in Palmerston North, Christchurch and Dunedin on an ad hoc basis. The Canterbury Tails website provides a one-stop portal for statistical activities in the Canterbury Region.

Statistics Seminars and Visitors in New Zealand

University of Auckland Statistics seminars (includes email subscription)

Wellington Statistics Group Meetings (includes email subscription & link to archive)

Victoria University of Wellington seminars

University of Canterbury seminars

Canterbury Tails website (includes email subscription & link to archive)

University of Otago seminars