Statistical Science


Workshop in memory of Dr James Nelson: Wednesday 12 September 2018

23 July 2018

A workshop will be held at University College London on the afternoon of Wednesday 12 September 2018 in memory of Dr James Nelson, a Senior Lecturer at the UCL Department of Statistical Science, who passed away in September 2016. The workshop is centred on James’ research interests and includes presentations from some of his colleagues. This will be followed by an optional early evening reception.

The workshop and reception are free to attend but participants should register in advance. Please contact Ms Harriet Moesli if you have any questions. Details of speakers, timings and location are:

Date:Wednesday 12 September 2018
Location:Lecture Theatre 106, UCL Roberts Building, WC1E 7JE
1315-1400Buffet lunch and registration
1400-1410Welcome and introductions
1410-1440 Professor Corina Nafornita, Politehnica University of Timisoara
1440-1510 Professor Idris Eckley, Lancaster University
1510-1545Refreshment break
1545-1600Dr Alex Gibberd, Imperial College London
1600-1615Dr Hojjat Akhondi Asl, Powerline Technologies Ltd.
1615-1700Professor Nick Kingsbury, University of Cambridge
1715-2030Evening Reception