This is the home page of the San Francisco Bay Area chapter of the American Statistical Association (ASA). Its purpose is to act as a clearinghouse of information of interest to statisticians in the Bay Area. In it you will find announcements of local meetings and seminars, Bay Area job listings, and information on local jobseekers and consultants.
Student Travel Awards for the 2013 Joint Statistical Meetings in MontrŽal, Canada
Biostatistics Symposium sponsored by SFASA
Speakers: Mike Crager, Ph.D., Genomic Health, Adam Olshen, Ph.D., UCSF, Elizabeth Purdom, Ph.D., UC Berkeley, Hua Tang, Ph.D., Stanford, Yining Ye, Ph.D., Amgen and Houston Gilbert, Ph.D., Genentech
Pre-registration recommended: email@example.com
Time: June 1st, 2013, Saturday 1pm - 5:40pm
(Free registration starts at 12:30pm)
Location: Rm 101/102, Li Ka Shing Center for Learning and Knowledge, Stanford University
(Visiting parking is free)
On Monday 15 April 2013, the Department of Applied Mathematics and Statistics at the University of California, Santa Cruz (UCSC), will host a short course at the UCSC campus on INLA (Integrated Nested Laplace Approximations) for Bayesian Statistical Inference and Prediction. The instructors for the course are Havard Rue and Daniel Simpson (of the Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU, in Trondheim)). For more details click here.
California Science and Technology Policy Fellowships places professional scientists and engineers in the California State Legislature for one-year appointments.
This committee serves to strengthen statistics education in the Bay Area through the "Career to Classroom" Initiative and teacher professional development.
New job listings posted as of 2/21/13. See Bay Area Employment Opportunities
A link to an article by SFASA Pres. Chris Barker titled ÒChapter Hosts Inaugural Workshop for AP Statistics TeachersÓ was published on page 27 in the Nov. 1, 2011 issue of AMSTATNEWS.
Chapter Officers, please refer to Bay Area ASA Chapter Information
Link to San Francisco Bay Area Chapter in linkedin.com.
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