We have extended the Abstract Submission date: Bayes on the Beach 25-27 Nov 2019

Due to many requests, abstract submission has been extended!

To be considered for an oral or poster presentation, please submit your abstract to bob.admin@qut.edu.au by 9th September 2019.  Shortly after this closing date, the organising committee will meet to decide on the successful oral and poster presentations.

Submissions for poster presentations will remain open until 17th October 2019. Please submit your abstract to bob.admin@qut.edu.au  The organising committee will consider and advise on poster abstracts submitted after 10th September on a regular basis.

For further details, please visit CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS


Call for Submissions: Bayes on the Beach 25-27 Nov 2019

Abstract submission is now OPEN:

For further details, please visit CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS

Please submit your abstract to bob.admin@qut.edu.au by 16th August 2019

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)