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Future of Statistics Unconference, online, Oct 30


The data revolution requires an equal revolution in statistical methods, software, education, and collaborations with natural sciences, social sciences, and industry. Listen to some of the brightest minds, including Hilary Mason, Hadley Wickham, and Sinan Aral.



Simply Statistics is organizing

The Future of Statistics Unconference
The Future of Statistics "Unconference"
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Oct 30, 2013, noon-1pm ET (9-10 am PT).

It will be live streamed from Google Hangouts to Youtube.

The data revolution requires an equal revolution in statistical methods, software, education, and collaborations with natural sciences, social sciences, and industry.

There will be a fantastic lineup of experts:

  • Hilary Mason, Data Scientist in Residence at Accel, Scientist Emeritus at bitly
  • Hadley Wickham, creator of ggplot2 and many other R tools
  • Joe Blitzstein, Asst. Prof. at Harvard
  • Sinan Aral, a leading expert on Social Networks and Professor at the MIT Sloan School of Management.
  • Daniela Witten, Asst. Prof. of Biostatistics at U. of Washington
  • Hongkai Ji, Assoc. Prof., Biostatistics, Johns Hopkins


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