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  • Assessment Centre for Lean and Six Sigma

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    Assessment Centre for Lean and Six Sigma https://tess.elixir-europe.org/events/assessment-centre-for-lean-and-six-sigma Presenter: Tony Bendell Level: Professional The ISO18404 Assessment Centres run by the Royal Statistical Society ISO18404 Sector Scheme provide the opportunity for qualified and experienced Lean and Six Sigma personnel to verify their competences against the requirements of, and gain certification for, Master Black Belt, Black Belt, Lean Leader or Lean Expert status under the ISO18404 international standard. Royal Statistical Society The Royal Statistical Society, London, United Kingdom The Royal Statistical Society London United Kingdom EC1Y 8LX [] [] [] workshops_and_courses [] []
  • Big Data: tools and statistical methods

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    London, United Kingdom

    Big Data: tools and statistical methods https://tess.elixir-europe.org/events/big-data-tools-and-statistical-methods-3d24f5d9-265e-4b70-baaa-3679aa5f9654 Presenter: Mark Briers Level: Intermediate CPD: 12 hours To promote the use of advanced statistical methods within a Big Data environment - an essential requirement if correct conclusions are to be reached - it is necessary for statisticians and data scientists to utilise Big Data tools when supporting or performing data analysis in the modern world. The objective of this one day course is to train statistically minded practitioners in the use of common Big Data tools, with an emphasis on the use of advanced statistical methods for analysis. The course will focus on the application of statistical methods in the processing platforms Hadoop and Spark and will highlight how these platforms can be effectively used to analyse data at scale. For further information and to book your place, click on the button below: Royal Statistical Society The Royal Statistical Society, London, United Kingdom The Royal Statistical Society London United Kingdom EC1Y 8LX [] [] [] workshops_and_courses [] []
  • Basic Statistics (Understanding and Analysing Data)

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    London, United Kingdom

    Basic Statistics (Understanding and Analysing Data) https://tess.elixir-europe.org/events/basic-statistics-understanding-and-analysing-data-9c16d506-cdcb-47a6-aca4-195e855570bc Presenter: Jenny Freeman CPD: 12 hours Level: Foundation   The purpose of the course is to help delegates understand some basic statistical concepts and develop a strategy for approaching a simple data analysis. The course will introduce basic concepts such as hypothesis testing and confidence interval estimation. It will provide the tools to undertake a simple analysis of a dataset and include some helpful hints and tips for reading and understanding reported statistics. For more information and to register, please click on the link below:   Royal Statistical Society The Royal Statistical Society, London, United Kingdom The Royal Statistical Society London United Kingdom EC1Y 8LX [] [] [] workshops_and_courses [] []
  • Data visualisation

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    London, United Kingdom

    Data visualisation https://tess.elixir-europe.org/events/data-visualisation-62efde52-63ce-4a89-976c-4ec58b7d006c Presenter: Alan Smith Level: Foundation CPD: 12 hours Being able to communicate statistics visually to a broad audience is an increasingly important skill for many people working in data-driven environments. Yet this is a skill all too often overlooked on academic curriculums. This introductory course provides the background context, essential theory and practical guidance needed to develop confidence in using data visualisation effectively. For more information and to book your place, click on the button below: Royal Statistical Society The Royal Statistical Society, London, United Kingdom The Royal Statistical Society London United Kingdom EC1Y 8LX [] [] [] workshops_and_courses [] []
  • Python for R Programmers

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    London, United Kingdom

    Python for R Programmers https://tess.elixir-europe.org/events/python-for-r-programmers Presenter: Rob Mastrodomenico Level: Intermediate CPD: 12 hours R is a well-established statistical programming language and is popular across a variety of users in various disciplines. The problem with those who want to move from R to Python is that the learning curve is too steep given they can do so much in R. The purpose of this course is teach Python to replace R; so in essence teach Python using R. For further information and to register your place, click on the link below: Royal Statistical Society The Royal Statistical Society, London, United Kingdom The Royal Statistical Society London United Kingdom EC1Y 8LX [] [] [] workshops_and_courses [] []
  • Economic Statistics: Inequality & Poverty Analysis

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    London, United Kingdom

    Economic Statistics: Inequality & Poverty Analysis https://tess.elixir-europe.org/events/economic-statistics-inequality-poverty-analysis Presenter - TBC Level - Foundation CPD - 12 hours This course provides an introduction to the ways in which analysts measure inequality and poverty, addressing conceptual issues and practical matters including data. Royal Statistical Society The Royal Statistical Society, London, United Kingdom The Royal Statistical Society London United Kingdom EC1Y 8LX [] [] [] workshops_and_courses [] []
  • Mastering the Tidyverse

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    London, United Kingdom

    Mastering the Tidyverse https://tess.elixir-europe.org/events/mastering-the-tidyverse Presenter: Colin Gillespie & Jamie Owen Level: Intermediate CPD: 6 hours The tidyverse is essential for any statistician or data scientist who deals with data on a day-to-day basis. By focusing on small key tasks, the tidyverse suite of packages removes the pain of data manipulation. By the end of this course attendees will be comfortable using the R and the tidyverse suite of packages for data manipulation. To find out further information and to book your place, click the link below: Royal Statistical Society The Royal Statistical Society, London, United Kingdom The Royal Statistical Society London United Kingdom EC1Y 8LX [] [] [] workshops_and_courses [] []
  • Spatial Data Analysis with R

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    London, United Kingdom

    Spatial Data Analysis with R https://tess.elixir-europe.org/events/spatial-data-analysis-with-r Presenter: Colin Gillespie & R Lovelace Level: Intermediate CPD: 6 hours As spatial datasets get larger and more sophisticated software needs to be harnessed for their analysis. R is now a widely used open source software platform for working with spatial data thanks to its powerful analysis and visualisation packages. The focus of this one-day course is on providing participants with the understanding needed to apply R's powerful suite of geographical tools to their own problems. To find out further information and to book your place, click the link below: Royal Statistical Society The Royal Statistical Society, London, United Kingdom The Royal Statistical Society London United Kingdom EC1Y 8LX [] [] [] workshops_and_courses [] []
  • Move beyond Excel: Python for data analysis

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    London, United Kingdom

    Move beyond Excel: Python for data analysis https://tess.elixir-europe.org/events/move-beyond-excel-python-for-data-analysis Presenter: Rob Mastrodomenico Level: Intermediate CPD: 6 hours This course will introduce Python to serial spreadsheet users and show them how, by writing code, they can perform all the analysis commonly used in spreadsheets. Delegates will learn techniques on how to manipulate data from the standard Python library, uncover basic graphics using Pandas and Matplotlib and discover how using a language such as Python will allow the user to deal with datasets that are too large for spreadsheets. Delegates attending should have knowledge of spreadsheets and experience using them. For further information and to book your place, click on the link below: Royal Statistical Society The Royal Statistical Society, London, United Kingdom The Royal Statistical Society London United Kingdom EC1Y 8LX [] [] [] workshops_and_courses [] []
  • The essentials of survey research design

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    London, United Kingdom

    The essentials of survey research design https://tess.elixir-europe.org/events/the-essentials-of-survey-research-design Presenter: Dr Pamela Campanelli Level: Foundation CPD: 12 hours This course looks at each of the quality areas for producing a successful and efficient quantitative survey. It covers all the major methods of data collection (quantitative interviewing, web and paper self-completion) as well as all the key aspects of the survey process from initial design through implementation through post-field processing. It focuses on the practical details of conducting a survey as well as including crucial tips from what is known in the survey methodology and statistical literature. For further information and to register your place, please click the button below: Royal Statistical Society The Royal Statistical Society, London, United Kingdom The Royal Statistical Society London United Kingdom EC1Y 8LX [] [] [] workshops_and_courses [] []
  • Survival Analysis

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    London, United Kingdom

    Survival Analysis https://tess.elixir-europe.org/events/survival-analysis-667b3394-6964-49fe-ad61-52a8d1422631 Presented by D Collett Level – Professional CPD 12 hours Standard methods of survival analysis based on the Kaplan-Meier estimate of a survivor function, the log rank test and Cox regression modelling are widely used in many different areas of application.   But often, the assumptions that underlie these techniques may not be valid, or the data structure may be more complex.  Extensions of these basic methods allow particular features of data that occur in practice to be handled appropriately.  This two fay course will describe some of these more advanced methods and illustrate their practical application using SAS and R.   For further information and to book your place, click on the button below:   Royal Statistical Society The Royal Statistical Society, London, United Kingdom The Royal Statistical Society London United Kingdom EC1Y 8LX [] [] [] workshops_and_courses [] []
  • Longitudinal and Missing Data

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    London, United Kingdom

    Longitudinal and Missing Data https://tess.elixir-europe.org/events/longitudinal-and-missing-data-2f71f6ab-5c32-490f-948f-3797937a5409 Presented by Geert Verbeke and Geert Molenberghs Level – Professional CPD 12 hours The course begins with a brief presentation of linear mixed models for continuous hierarchical data. The course focus is from the modeller’s perspective and on applications. Emphasis will be on model formulation, parameter estimation, and hypothesis testing, as well as on the distinction between the random-effects (hierarchical) model and the implied marginal model. It will be shown that, if no appropriate measures are taken, missing data can seriously jeopardize results, and interpretation difficulties are bound to occur. Methods to properly analyse incomplete data, under flexible assumptions, will be presented.  For further information and to book your place, click on the button below:   Royal Statistical Society The Royal Statistical Society, London, United Kingdom The Royal Statistical Society London United Kingdom EC1Y 8LX [] [] [] workshops_and_courses [] []
  • Programming in R

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    London, United Kingdom

    Programming in R https://tess.elixir-europe.org/events/programming-in-r Presenter: Jamie Owen Level: Intermediate CPD: 12 hours The course is a two day intensive course on programming principles in R. On completion of the course participants will gain experience in a range of programming techniques for the R programming language. Users will be able to write their own functions and scripts for undertaking bespoke data analysis tasks. Consideration of memory allocation, code profiling and leveraging parallel computation will also be explored to guide participants in the principles of efficient R programming. For further information and to book your place, please click on the button below: Royal Statistical Society The Royal Statistical Society, London, United Kingdom The Royal Statistical Society London United Kingdom EC1Y 8LX [] [] [] workshops_and_courses [] []
  • Effective Analytical Leadership

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    London, United Kingdom

    Effective Analytical Leadership https://tess.elixir-europe.org/events/effective-analytical-leadership-f6535839-82b1-45c9-bf3e-b93b32916694 Presented by Duncan Miles and Denis Greer Level - Foundation CPD - 12 hours “The ability to take data – be able to understand it, process it, extract value from it, visualize it, communicate it – that’s going to be a hugely important skill in the next few decades….” Hal Varian, Google.  To meet the needs of the modern global business agenda, analytical leaders need to carry out a complex role. This course explores the required range of knowledge, skills and behaviours to meet the new agenda.   Royal Statistical Society The Royal Statistical Society, London, United Kingdom The Royal Statistical Society London United Kingdom EC1Y 8LX [] [] [] workshops_and_courses [] []
  • Handling data with Python

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    London, United Kingdom

    Handling data with Python https://tess.elixir-europe.org/events/handling-data-with-python Presenter: Rob Mastrodomenico Level: Intermediate CPD: 12 hours Python is a great all round language for many things, with one of its strengths being that it is able to deal with data. Data comes in all forms from files of various type, websites, API’s and databases. This course intends to introduce the participant to these areas and show them how to deal with data in a variety of different forms. For further information or to book your place, please click on the button below: Royal Statistical Society The Royal Statistical Society, London, United Kingdom The Royal Statistical Society London United Kingdom EC1Y 8LX [] [] [] workshops_and_courses [] []
  • Introduction to Machine Learning in R

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    London, United Kingdom

    Introduction to Machine Learning in R https://tess.elixir-europe.org/events/introduction-to-machine-learning-in-r-c10a6cab-923b-4bf1-a0f3-9a7545c1cad4 Presenters: TBC Level: Professional CPD: 12 hours This is two day course covering the application of machine learning methodology to real world analytics problems. The course outlines the stages involved in a machine learning analysis, and walks through how to perform them using the R programming language and the caret library.  Participants will be provided with exercises to complete in R so as to gain hands on experience in using the methods presented.  The individual stages of: problem formulation, data preparation, feature engineering, model selection and model refinement will be walked through in detail giving participants a solid process to follow for any machine learning analysis. This includes methods for evaluating machine learning models in terms of a performance metric as well as assessing bias and variance. For more information and to book your place, click on the button below: Royal Statistical Society The Royal Statistical Society, London, United Kingdom The Royal Statistical Society London United Kingdom EC1Y 8LX [] [] [] workshops_and_courses [] []
  • Introduction to Python

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    London, United Kingdom

    Introduction to Python https://tess.elixir-europe.org/events/introduction-to-python-e687d97f-433a-4212-bb2e-d8f728b89027 Presented by Rob Mastrodomenico Level - Foundation CPD 12 hours This course is intended to be an Introduction to the Python programming language. Through the use of taught material and practical examples, participants will build up the skills needed to perform data analysis using Python.       Royal Statistical Society The Royal Statistical Society, London, United Kingdom The Royal Statistical Society London United Kingdom EC1Y 8LX [] [] [] workshops_and_courses [] []
  • Presenting Data

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    London, United Kingdom

    Presenting Data https://tess.elixir-europe.org/events/presenting-data-c4587331-b9a0-4b97-a78c-6ed9abb23063 Presented by Ed Swires-Hennessy Level - Foundation CPD 6 hours This one day course illustrates the basic principles of presenting data in tables, charts, maps and text, equipping participants with the knowledge to disseminate statistical messages in clear, accurate and meaningful ways   . Royal Statistical Society The Royal Statistical Society, London, United Kingdom The Royal Statistical Society London United Kingdom EC1Y 8LX [] [] [] workshops_and_courses [] []
  • Extreme Value Statistics

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    London, United Kingdom

    Extreme Value Statistics https://tess.elixir-europe.org/events/extreme-value-statistics-731d8f17-e468-47aa-b0ad-9a7e688c8f58 Presented by Janet Heffernan and Harry Southworth Level - Professional CPD 12 hours Most statistical methods are aimed at characterizing expected values, but in many settings it is the unexpected values, the extremes or outliers, that are of interest - e.g. extreme weather events, rare drug toxicities, or extreme movements in financial markets. This course covers the theory and associated statistical methods which form the cornerstone of this subject and which enable extrapolation to levels beyond those already observed in a dataset. For further information and to book your place, click on the button below: Royal Statistical Society The Royal Statistical Society, London, United Kingdom The Royal Statistical Society London United Kingdom EC1Y 8LX [] [] [] workshops_and_courses [] []
  • Presenting Data

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    London, United Kingdom

    Presenting Data https://tess.elixir-europe.org/events/presenting-data-d72027e0-a70e-4af6-aafc-de310e3dc2ed Presented by: Ed Swires-Hennessy Level – Foundation CPD 6 hours This one day course is the foundation to all presentations of statistical information. The basic principles of presenting information in tables, charts, maps and text are explained. These are illustrated and then reinforced through practical exercises. The course is for anyone who is involved in communicating statistics to non-statisticians or who reports on data – of any description – within organisation, to specific communities and to the general public where a message is being given. For further information and to book your place, click on the button below:   Royal Statistical Society The Royal Statistical Society, London, United Kingdom The Royal Statistical Society London United Kingdom EC1Y 8LX [] [] [] workshops_and_courses [] []
  • Intermediate Statistics using Excel

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    London, United Kingdom

    Intermediate Statistics using Excel https://tess.elixir-europe.org/events/intermediate-statistics-using-excel-b535ca32-234e-4132-bba3-f1df0b129a8b Presenter: Jenny Freeman Level: Intermediate CPD: 6 hours Multiple linear regression is one of the most commonly used techniques for analysing quantitative data and allows for the impact of multiple variables to be assessed simultaneously for continuous outcome data. The analysis of variance (ANOVA) is a related technique which allows the mean values of several groups to be compared. This course will equip participants with the skills necessary to undertake both types of analysis in Excel, understand and interpret the output, check the assumptions that underpin each type of model, assess model fit and present the results coherently. For more information and to book your place, click on the button below:     Royal Statistical Society The Royal Statistical Society, London, United Kingdom The Royal Statistical Society London United Kingdom EC1Y 8LX [] [] [] workshops_and_courses [] []
  • Multilevel Modelling

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    London, United Kingdom

    Multilevel Modelling https://tess.elixir-europe.org/events/multilevel-modelling-3e777147-8b73-4b90-a5e1-597c2e9aadfd Presented by: Harvey Goldstein and George Leckie Level: Profressional CPD: 12 hours This two-day course is designed to give participants an introduction to the theory and application of multilevel regression models for clustered or hierarchical data using the MLwiN statistical software package. For further information and to book your place, click on the link below:   Royal Statistical Society The Royal Statistical Society, London, United Kingdom The Royal Statistical Society London United Kingdom EC1Y 8LX [] [] [] workshops_and_courses [] []
  • Advanced Programming in R

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    London, United Kingdom

    Advanced Programming in R https://tess.elixir-europe.org/events/advanced-programming-in-r-2f6a3cb0-bf56-4950-937a-fd74f733ce3d Presented by Colin Gillespie Level – Professional CPD 12 hours This is a two day intensive course on advanced aspects of R programming. This course is primarily aimed at R users who do not have a formal background in computing. The course will be a mixture of lectures and computer practicals and will cover conditional programming structures, functional programming, S3 and S4 objects. For further information and to book your place, click on the button below: Royal Statistical Society The Royal Statistical Society, London, United Kingdom The Royal Statistical Society London United Kingdom EC1Y 8LX [] [] [] workshops_and_courses [] []
  • Publication Quality Charts withggplot2

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    London, United Kingdom

    Publication Quality Charts withggplot2 https://tess.elixir-europe.org/events/publication-quality-charts-withggplot2 Publication Quality Charts with ggplot2 (I) Martin John Hadley Level - Intermediate CPD 12 Hours 17 & 18 December 2018 - London This course will introduce how the tidyverse and ggplot2 can be used to reproducibly create publication quality charts from R.  Royal Statistical Society The Royal Statistical Society, London, United Kingdom The Royal Statistical Society London United Kingdom EC1Y 8LX [] [] [] workshops_and_courses [] []
  • Basic Statistics (Understanding and analysing data)

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    London, United Kingdom

    Basic Statistics (Understanding and analysing data) https://tess.elixir-europe.org/events/basic-statistics-understanding-and-analysing-data-51e6b405-79e4-403d-b78f-6a773fdeae13 Presented by Ellen Marshall Level - Foundation CPD 12 hours This two day course aims to help delegates understand some basic statistical concepts and develop a strategy for approaching a simple data analysis. Royal Statistical Society The Royal Statistical Society, London, United Kingdom The Royal Statistical Society London United Kingdom EC1Y 8LX [] [] [] workshops_and_courses [] []
  • Identifying Trends and Making Forecasts

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    London, United Kingdom

    Identifying Trends and Making Forecasts https://tess.elixir-europe.org/events/identifying-trends-and-making-forecasts-98bf7a13-3fc9-4aff-9465-5b3ea3f968e2 Presented by Nigel Marriott Level - Foundation CPD 12 hours If you’re looking to improve the way you plan your work and improve efficiency by introducing statistical forecasting, then this course two day course is ideal. By the end of the session you will have a firm grasp of how to summarise and measure trends as well as how to extrapolate trends into a forecast. For further information and to book your place, click on the button below: Royal Statistical Society The Royal Statistical Society, London, United Kingdom The Royal Statistical Society London United Kingdom EC1Y 8LX [] [] [] workshops_and_courses [] []
  • Basic Statistics (Understanding and Analysing Data)

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    London, United Kingdom

    Basic Statistics (Understanding and Analysing Data) https://tess.elixir-europe.org/events/basic-statistics-understanding-and-analysing-data-657104b1-b0bf-4f5e-b78b-6b6b328b59bf Presenter: Jenny Freeman CPD: 12 hours Level: Foundation   The purpose of the course is to help delegates understand some basic statistical concepts and develop a strategy for approaching a simple data analysis. The course will introduce basic concepts such as hypothesis testing and confidence interval estimation. It will provide the tools to undertake a simple analysis of a dataset and include some helpful hints and tips for reading and understanding reported statistics. For more information and to register, please click on the link below:     Royal Statistical Society The Royal Statistical Society, London, United Kingdom The Royal Statistical Society London United Kingdom EC1Y 8LX [] [] [] workshops_and_courses [] []
  • Basic Statistics: Understanding & Analysing Data

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    London, United Kingdom

    Basic Statistics: Understanding & Analysing Data https://tess.elixir-europe.org/events/basic-statistics-understanding-analysing-data Presented by Ellen Marshall Level - Foundation CPD 12 Hours This two day course aims to help delegates understand some basic statistical concepts and develop a strategy for approaching a simple data analysis.   Royal Statistical Society The Royal Statistical Society, London, United Kingdom The Royal Statistical Society London United Kingdom EC1Y 8LX [] [] [] workshops_and_courses [] []
  • Introduction to Python

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    London, United Kingdom

    Introduction to Python https://tess.elixir-europe.org/events/introduction-to-python-9224684d-5cc9-44ce-adff-de77d8dcb533 Introduction to Python Level - Foundation CPD 12 Hours 18 & 19 September This course is intended to be an introduction to the Python programming language. Through the use of taught material and practical examples, participants will build up the skills needed to perform data analysis using Python.   Royal Statistical Society The Royal Statistical Society, London, United Kingdom The Royal Statistical Society London United Kingdom EC1Y 8LX [] [] [] workshops_and_courses [] []
  • Introduction to R & Regression Modelling in R

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    London, United Kingdom

    Introduction to R & Regression Modelling in R https://tess.elixir-europe.org/events/introduction-to-r-regression-modelling-in-r Introduction to R & Regression Modelling in R Level - Foundation CPD 12 Hours This two day course focuses on entering, working with and visualising data (Day 1), as well as regression modelling in R, including linear, general logistic and survival models (Day 2).   Royal Statistical Society The Royal Statistical Society, London, United Kingdom The Royal Statistical Society London United Kingdom EC1Y 8LX [] [] [] workshops_and_courses [] []
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