RSS 2014 International Conference, Sheffield UK
The main conference programme will take place over three days starting on the morning of Tuesday 2 September and concluding in the late afternoon of Thursday 4 September.
The main conference will be preceded by a number of short courses and workshops on Monday 1 September with a welcome reception taking place in the evening at the Winter Gardens.
The conference programme will include 4 plenary sessions with speakers including Peter Hall and Lord Allan of Hallam, as well as around 30 invited sessions covering a broad range of topics.
Topic streams will include statistical methods & theory, data science, public sector & policy, and communication of statistical ideas.
There will also be a stream of professional development workshops running through the conference.
The conference will also include the Society’s Annual Awards Ceremony at which the RSS medals and the awards for Statistical Excellence will be presented. The ceremony will take place on the early evening of Tuesday 2 September.
The conference dinner will take place at Cutlers Hall on the evening of Wednesday 3 September.