Sponsored Post Learn from the experts: Create a successful blog with our brand new courseThe WordPress.com Blog

Are you new to blogging, and do you want step-by-step guidance on how to publish and grow your blog? Learn more about our new Blogging for Beginners course and get 50% off through December 10th.

WordPress.com is excited to announce our newest offering: a course just for beginning bloggers where you’ll learn everything you need to know about blogging from the most trusted experts in the industry. We have helped millions of blogs get up and running, we know what works, and we want you to to know everything we know. This course provides all the fundamental skills and inspiration you need to get your blog started, an interactive community forum, and content updated annually.

Bayes on the Beach 2019

Bayes on the Beach 2019
25th – 27th November, 2019
Surfers Paradise, Gold Coast

Bayesian Research and Applications Group (BRAG) warmly invite you to a meeting of people involved or interested in Bayesian Research and Applications.

Bayes on the Beach 2019 is the 13th International Workshop for the Australasian chapter of the International Society for Bayesian Analysis (ISBA) and the biennial meeting of the Bayesian Statistics section of the Statistical Society of Australia (SSA).

Bayes on the Beach will be held at the Mantra Legends Hotel at Surfers Paradise, Gold Coast during November 25th -27th 2019. The conference provides a forum for discussion on developments and applications of Bayesian statistics, and includes keynote presentations, tutorials, practical problem-based workshops, invited oral presentations, and poster presentations.

Keynote speakers:

Professor Nial Friel, University College Dublin, Ireland

Associate Professor Renate Meyer, University of Auckland, New Zealand

Professor Antonietta Mira, Università della Svizzera italiana (USI-University of Lugano) and also Professor of Statistics at Insubria University, Como, Italy

Professor Sudipto Banerjee, University of California, USA

Conference registration:
Details can be found here

To register your interest, or if you have any questions, please contact the organising committee at bob.admin@qut.edu.au

Please pass this information on to others who may be interested in attending.

We hope to see you there.

Warm regards,
Organising committee
on behalf of Distinguished Professor Kerrie Mengersen (Conference Convenor)

We would like to acknowledge and thank our sponsors for this event:

  • Bayesian Statistics Section of the Statistical Society of Australia. (SSA)
  • ARC Centre of Excellence for Mathematical & Statistical Frontiers (ACEMS)
  • Queensland University of Technology (QUT)
  • Bayesian Research & Applications Group (BRAG)
  • Australasian Chapter of the International Society for Bayesian Analysis (ISBA)
  • 4am Software Pty Ltd (4am Software Pty Ltd)