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The Department of Statistical Sciences hosts weekly seminars where visitors and staff present their research.

All are welcome!

Venue: Zoom
Time: 13h00 – 14h00

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Seminars in 2021

Date Speaker Provisional Title/Topic

29 March

Dr. Tamara Broderick, MIT Computer Science & Artificial Intelegence Lab

An Automatic Finite-Sample Robustness Metric: Can Dropping a Little Data Change Conclusions?

12 April

A/Prof. Sonali Das, University of Pretoria Why being a female statistician from Africa matters?

19 April 

Prof. Dani Gamerman, Federal University of Minas Gerais

Spatiotemporal point processes: regression, models, applications and future directions.

26 April

Prof. Byron Morgan, University of Kent

Biodiversity Matters

10 May

Prof. Sugnet Lubbe, Stellenbosch University

17 May

Dr. Bob O'Hara, Norwegian University of Science & Technology TBC

24 May

Dr. Emmanuel Dufourg, AIMS

Acoustics with Ecological Application.

31 May

Katya Mauff, Erasmus University


07 June

Prof. Sanjib, University of Illinois, Chicago


14 June

Prof. Samuel Manda, South Africa Medical Research Council