Swiss Statistics Meeting 2018

The Swiss Statistics Meeting 2018 will be held at the University of Zurich from August 8/27 till August 8/29. For details and registration go to: https://statistiktage.ch/en/.
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Journée de formation - Ausbildungstag

* 24. Mai / 24 mai 2018  BFS, Espace de l'Europe 10, 2010 Neuchâtel - Les études prospectives et leur base statistique I Prospektive Studien und ihre statistischen Grundlagen.*

JETZT ANMELDEN die Anzahl der Teilnehmer ist begrenzt, Anmeldung via This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. bis am 15. Mai 2018
INSCRIVEZ-VOUS MAINTENANT le nombre de participants est limité, inscription via This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. jusqu'au 15 mai 2018
 
Prix : 145.- fr. (y.c. repas de midi); nombre maximum de participant-e-s : 50
Preis: 145.- Franken (Mittagessen inbegriffen); maximale Anzahl der Teilnehmenden: 50
 
Dieser Ausbildungstag soll gezielte Informationen zu den theoretischen Grundlagen prospektiver Studien liefern und beispielhaft bewährte Vorgehensweisen aus ausgewählten Politikbereichen vorstellen. Zudem geht es darum, dass die in diesen Bereichen tätigen Personen sich treffen und ihr Wissen einbringen. Erfreulich wäre, die Diskussion zur Rolle der SSS
in diesem Bereich anzustossen.
 
Cette journée de formation souhaite offrir une informationen de référence sur les fondements théoriques des études prospectives et fournir des exemples de bonnes pratiques dans des domaines politiques choisis. De plus, il s’agit de faire se rencontrer toutes les personnes qui sont actives dans le domaine en exposant leur savoir. Aussi, il serait réjouissant de lancer le débat sur le rôle de la SSS dans ce domaine.
 
Programme ( PDF)
Programm (PDF)

Lambert Award for Young Statisticians 2018

The Swiss Statistical Society (SSS) has established since 2013 the Johann Heinrich Lambert Award to recognise the work of young statisticians. The Lambert Award consists of a certificate and 1000 Swiss Francs. It entitles to a plenary talk at the Swiss Statistics Meeting in 2018 (Monday August 27 to Wednesday August 29) at the University of Zurich.

Rules Lambert Award 2018
Application form Lambert Award 2018
Announcement Lambert Award (PDF)

Young statisticians (up to age 35) are invited to submit their work to the Jury of the Lambert Award (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.) before 30th April 2018.

The Jury is composed of the following 5 members:

• Prof. Eva Cantoni, University of Geneva (Chair)
• Dr Michael Beer, Centralschweizerische Kraftwerke AG
• Prof. Lutz Dümbgen, University of Bern
• Prof. Beat Hulliger, School of Business FHNW
• Dr Matti Langel, Office cantonal de la statistique Genève

Practical introduction to python language

Friday, 25th May 2018, 9h -17h - FRISAM ( c/o Haute école d'ingénierie et d'architecture de Fribourg I Bd de Pérolles 80, CP 32 I1705 Fribourg)

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This lecture is intended for people who wish to discover the rich set of tools provided by the Python programming language and learn the basic structure of this language. This lecture is given in French by Prof. Jean-Luc Robyr.

Content
  • Introduction to the Python language and to its various existing tools.
  • Installation of packages
  • Installation of the Anaconda environment on the participants computers
  • Presentation of the Spyder environment (script, commande line, help menu,…)
  • Introduction to the Python syntax through practical examples
  • Graphical representation
  • Creation of GUI
  • Data importation and analysis (fit, statistical tools)
  • Numerical resolution of differential equations
The maximum number of participants is 18.
The price of this lecture is 300 CHF or 500 CHF depending on your institution/company.

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