Apologies for cross-posting.
There are still a few places left on the following 5-day statistics course
in Cancún, Mexico.
--- 40% reduction for attendants from developing countries ---
When: Monday 7 March until Friday 11 March 2005
Where: Radisson Hotel in Cancún, Mexico.
Course: "Analysing biological and environmental data using univariate,
multivariate and time series methods".
Specific subjects: data exploration (outliers, transformations),
regression, GLM, GAM, tree models, PCA, RDA, CA, CCA, variance
partitioning, GPA, discriminant analysis, clustering, multivariate tree
models, common trend analysis, sudden changes (in time series),
seasonality, etc. Some of the time series methods are based on:
Zuur, A.F. et al. (2003a). Estimating common trends in multivariate time
series using dynamic factor analysis. Environmetrics, 14(7):665-685.
Zuur, A.F.,et al. (2003a). Dynamic factor analysis to estimate common
trends in fisheries time series. Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic
Zuur A.F. and Pierce G.J. (2004). Common trends in Northeast Atlantic Squid
time series. Journal of Sea Research, 52:57-72.
Course flyer: http://www.brodgar.com/Cancun05.pdf
Price: 750 USD per student and 1000 USD per non-student. 40% Reduction for
attendants from developing countries (including Mexico. See
http://www.ausaid.gov.au/ngos/display.cfm?sectionref=2789411849 for a list
of qualifying countries). There is no further tax.
Computers: You will need to bring their own laptop computer.
For registration and further details: http://www.brodgar.com/statscourse.htm
Dr. Alain F. Zuur
Highland Statistics Ltd.
6 Laverock road
UK - AB41 6FN Newburgh
Tel: 0044 1358 788177
Email: [log in to unmask]
Our statistics courses:
1. "Analysing biological and environmental data using univariate and
2. "Analysing biological and environmental data using univariate methods"
3. "Analysing biological and environmental data using multivariate analysis
and multivariate time series analysis"
4. "An introduction to R"
Brodgar: Software for univariate and multivariate analysis and multivariate
time series analysis
Brodgar complies with R GNU GPL license
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