COSTNET Sandpit Meeting 2018

Thursday 15th March - Friday 16th March 2018
Department of Statistics
University of Oxford 

The sandpit meeting will be held at the Department of Statistics, University of Oxford, from 9.30am on Thursday 15th March through to Friday 16th March 2018.

This sandpit meeting will look at network analysis problems posed by presenters from three industrial partners:

  • Dr Alan Whitmore and Dr Jonny Wray from e-therapeutics are interested in finding drugs through a network approach to protein interactions
  • Dr Kimmo Soramaki from FNA is interested in network representations of financial markets
  • Dr Anders Madsen from Hugin Expert is interested in graphical models.

Over the two days these researchers will pose in depth problems for discussion. There will be a computer lab available, and participants are encouraged to apply their methods and software to the problems at hand. There will also be an opportunity to present research posters.

Expression of Interest 

As there are a limited number of participant places available, at this stage please register your interest in attending the upcoming COSTNET Sandpit Meeting by completing the Expression of Interest Form. The deadline for applications is Friday 8th December 2017 after which you will be contacted by Wednesday 20th December to confirm your acceptance and to complete your Registration.