07 Feb 19
Date: Thursday 7th February 2019, 3.30 pm in the small lecture theatre, Department of Statistics
Speaker: Christina Goldschmidt, Department of Statistics, University of Oxford
Abstract: Exchangeability is a fundamental concept in probability and statistics, and crops up in all sorts of different places. In this lecture, I will g...
31 Jan 19
Date: Thursday 31st January 2019 at 3.30 pm in the Small Lecture Theatre. The talk will be followed by pizza and beer in the ground floor social area.
Speaker: Abdel Turkmani and Stephen Barnett, Util
Title: Util – using machine learning to help investors make a positive impact on people, planet and pocket.
Abstract: Util is a London based Financial Technolog...
24 Jan 19
Date: Thursday 24th January 2019, 3.30 pm in the IT Teaching Suite, Department of Statistics
Speaker: Kevin Sharp, Department of Statistics, University of Oxford
Title: Multiple phenotype models and the genetic basis of brain structure and function
Abstract: Much is unknown about the genetic basis of brain structure and function.
30 Nov 18
Speaker: Suchi Saria, Department of Computer Science, Johns Hopkins University, USA
Date: Friday 30th November at 3.30 pm, Large Lecture Theatre, Department of Statistics, 24-29 St Giles’, Oxford
Title: Individualizing Healthcare with Machine Learning
Abstract: Healthcare is rapidly becoming a data-intensive discipline, driven...
15 Nov 18
Date: Thursday 15th November, 3.30 pm – 4.30 pm
Speakers: Mikolaj Kasprzak and Xiaoyu Lu
Title: Short talks about their internship experiences
09 Nov 18
Date: Thursday 8th November, 3.30 pm in Large Lecture Theatre followed by pizza and beer in ground floor social area
Speaker: Willem van Hoorn, Chief Decision Scientist, Exscientia
Title: Disrupting Drug Discovery by automating intuition
Abstract: Artificial Intelligence and machine learning are taking over the world. The process of discovering new drugs was thought, b...
01 Nov - 23 Nov 18
Date: Thursday 22nd November, 2.00 pm, IT Teaching Suite
31 Oct 18
Find out about the DPhil in Statistics and the MSc in Statistical Science at the Graduate Open Day on Wednesday 31 October. The Department will be open for visits from 2 pm – 4.30 pm.
There will be a short talk on the DPhil and MSc by Research in Statistics at 2.30 pm. This will be followed by a talk on the MSc in Statistical Science at 3.15 pm.
08 Oct - 14 Dec 18
Michaelmas Term 2018 Programme:
The Network is run weekly throughout term time for postdocs working at the Department of StatisticsWeek 1 Wednesday 10th October, 12.30 pm Postdoc Lunch – Open Research Zone Week 2
08 Oct - 12 Oct 18
Date: Thursday 11th October, 3.30 pm, Small Lecture Theatre (LG.03), Department of Statistics
Speakers: Professor Charlotte Deane and Professor Gesine Reinert, Department of Statistics, University of Oxford
Title: Active and Passive Presentations: how to present your work, and how to get the most out of seminars, lectures and poster sessions.