There are only a few days left to claim the 10% discount on registration
for the RSS 2010 International Conference taking place in Brighton
between 13 and 17 September.
All registrations* received by the end of Monday 9 August are entitled
to a 10% discount.
You can register for the conference here:
The plenary sessions will include Tim Davis on statistical engineering,
Peter Donnelly on statistical genetics, Robert Groves on the US Census,
Nancy Reid on likelihood, Robert Stine on financial statistics, and one
organized by our Significance team with Danny Dorling and Yan Wong
speaking. There will also be another `retrospective read paper',
presented by Rob Tibshirani on the lasso.
Topics to be covered by invited speakers include biodiversity and
climate change, building trust in statistics, important topics in
genetics , learning from statistical education, models of epidemiology
and immunology, performance monitoring, risk, scientific analysis in
policy-making, sequential Monte Carlo, and UK National Statistics. In
addition the programme will feature several 'best of' sessions: the
Society journals, research students conference and the young
The full programme plus a day-by-day breakdown of session topics can be
found at www.rss.org.uk/rss2010 <file:///\\www.rss.org.uk\rss2010>
The evening social events include a welcome reception at the Brighton
Sealife Centre on the Monday evening, a fish and chips evening on
Brighton Pier on Tuesday and the conference dinner on the Thursday
night, all conveniently located on the seafront.
On Monday 13 September pre-conference courses and workshops will include
Principles of Statistical Design (George Casella), Emulators for
Computer Simulation Models (Tony O'Hagan), Making the most of RSS
Conference (Young Statisticians Section), Management by Fact (Roland
Caulcutt), and Uses and analysis of statistics as part of evidence-based
Full details about the courses and workshops can be found here:
You can attend one of the courses or workshops without attending the
* Please note the 10% discount does not apply to pre-conference courses
and workshops or to evening social events
Theme Manager, Meetings & Conferences
Royal Statistical Society
Direct Tel. (020) 7614 3918
Fax. (020) 7614 3905
Register online for RSS 2010 Conference: www.rss.org.uk/rss2010
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