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Abdelsalam, Muawia
University of Gezira, Sudan
The variance: a New Equivalent Formula. The Double Variance of the Normal Distribution
Tuesday 3 September 2013:  Poster viewing  -  1.30pm - 2.30pm
 

Agarwal, Neha
Office for National Statistics, UK
Integrating surveys and administrative data to estimate population characteristics
Wednesday 4 September 2013:  6.5 Invited - Beyond 2011 - future production of population and socio-demographic statistics  -  Wednesday 4 September 11.50am - 1.10pm
 

Agunbiade, Adebayo
Olabisi Onabanjo Univeristy, Nigeria
Sufficiency and Adequacy of the t-ratio in determing the presence of Multicollinearity in a Regression ModelSuffi
Wednesday 4 September 2013:  Poster viewing  -  Wednesday 4 September 1.30pm - 2.30pm
 

Aitken, Colin
The University of Edinburgh, UK
The evaluation of evidence for autocorrelated data with an example relating to traces of cocaine on banknotes
Tuesday 3 September 2013:  4.2 Contributed - Methods & theory  -  Tuesday 3 September 4.20pm - 5.20pm
 

Altaf, Bothinah
Newcastle Unversity, UK
Dynamic Process Monitoring Using Partial Least Squares and Extensions
Wednesday 4 September 2013:  Poster viewing  -  Wednesday 4 September 1.30pm - 2.30pm
 

Anastasiou, Andreas
University of Oxford, UK
Normal approximation of the Maximum Likelihood Estimator using Stein's method
Wednesday 4 September 2013:  Poster viewing  -  Wednesday 4 September 1.30pm - 2.30pm
 

Ansell, Jake
University of Edinburgh, UK
Small and Medium Sized Enterprises and the Financial Crisis
Tuesday 3 September 2013:  4.3 Contributed - Business & Finance  -  Tuesday 3 September 4.20pm - 5.20pm
 

Ariyibi, Folasade
Office for National Statistics, UK
X-11 Versus SEATS: A comparative study of revisions on short time series
Wednesday 4 September 2013:  5.4 Invited - YSM 2013 Prize winners  -  Wednesday 4 September 9am - 10.20am
 

Asimit, Jennifer
Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute, UK
Evaluation of Trans-ethnic Meta-analysis Approaches for Fine-Mapping
Thursday 5 September 2013:  9.3 Contributed - Bioinformatics  -  Thursday 5 September 9.20am - 10.40am
 

Askew, Paul
Chartered Society of Physiotheraphy, UK
A Framework Understating Statistical Performance
Thursday 5 September 2013:  9.4 Contributed - Data Science  -  Thursday 5 September 9.20am - 10.40am
 
The UK Statistical Policy Landscape Infographic
Tuesday 3 September 2013:  Poster viewing  -  1.30pm - 2.30pm
 

Assar, Rodrigo
Fondecyt 3130762, Centro de Investigaciones Biomédicas, Facultad de Ciencias Biológicas and Facultad de Medicina, Universidad Andrés Bello, Chile
Stochastic Hybrid Modeling of the cell decisions leading to bone formation
Wednesday 4 September 2013:  Poster viewing  -  Wednesday 4 September 1.30pm - 2.30pm
 

Barber, Stuart
University of Leeds, UK
Evolutionary links between multiple species
Thursday 5 September 2013:  9.3 Contributed - Bioinformatics  -  Thursday 5 September 9.20am - 10.40am
 

BARMAN, PRASANTA
KOHIMA SCIENCE COLLEGE, JOTSOMA, India
Sub-state Life Expectancy Estimation Using the Methodology for Small Population
Wednesday 4 September 2013:  Poster viewing  -  Wednesday 4 September 1.30pm - 2.30pm
 

Barrett, Jessica
MRC Biostatistics Unit, UK
Flexible joint modelling of longitudinal and time-to-event data: a semiparametric regression approach with exact likelihood.
Wednesday 4 September 2013:  5.1 Contributed - Medical/Clinical Trials  -  Wednesday 4 September 9am - 10.20am
 

Bengez, Rainhard
TU Muenchen, Germany
A Model of Neonatal Mortality in Republika Srpska
Wednesday 4 September 2013:  Poster viewing  -  Wednesday 4 September 1.30pm - 2.30pm
 

Betancourt, Michael
University College London, UK
A General Metric for Riemannian Manifold Hamiltonian Monte Carlo
Wednesday 4 September 2013:  6.2 Invited - Probabilistic Analysis of MCMC  -  Wednesday 4 September 11.50am - 1.10pm
 

Browne, William
University of Bristol, UK
The Use of Interactive E-Books for teaching Bayesian Statistical Modelling and Missing Data Methods Using the Stat-JR package
Tuesday 3 September 2013:  4.5 Contributed - Communicating Statistics  -  Tuesday 3 September 4.20pm - 5.20pm
 

Buck, Caitlin
University of Sheffield, UK
Bayesian estimation of radiocarbon calibration curves for palaeoenvironmental chronology construction
Thursday 5 September 2013:  10.4 Invited - Statistics of paleoclimate and paleo-environment  -  Thursday 5 September 11.10 - 12.30pm
 

Buckland, Stephen
University of St Andrews, UK
How should regional biodiversity be monitored?
Wednesday 4 September 2013:  6.4 Invited - Evidence-based support for ecosystem management  -  Wednesday 4 September 11.50am - 1.10pm
 

Burke, Danielle
MRC Midland Hub for Trials Methodology Research, UK
Using meta-analysis of phase II trials to inform potential phase III trial results
Tuesday 3 September 2013:  3.4 Contributed - Meta analysis  -  Tuesday 3 September 2.30pm - 3.50pm
 

Cheshire, James
UCL, UK
Harnessing the Power of Maps for Data Visualisation
Thursday 5 September 2013:  10.1 Invited - Visualising Multivariate data  -  Thursday 5 September 11.10 - 12.30pm
 

Chigbu, Polycarp
Univ. of Nigeria, Nigeria
Comparison of Prediction Capabilities of Partially Replicated Central Composite Designs in Cuboidal Region
Tuesday 3 September 2013:  Poster viewing  -  1.30pm - 2.30pm
 

Choudhury, Labananda
Gauhati University, India
A NEW MODEL FOR ESTIMATING DISTRICT LIFE EXPECTANCY AT BIRTH IN INDIA WITH SPECIAL REFERENCE TO ASSAM (2001, 2010)
Tuesday 3 September 2013:  Poster viewing  -  1.30pm - 2.30pm
 
Bayesian Inference for Probability of Chronic Non-communicable Diseases in Nagaland: A Remote Hill State of India
Tuesday 3 September 2013:  Poster viewing  -  1.30pm - 2.30pm
 

Cole, Tim
UCL Institute of Child Health, UK
From LMS to GAMLSS – 25 years of semiparametric quantile regression
Wednesday 4 September 2013:  6.1 Invited - Quantile Regression  -  Wednesday 4 September 11.50am - 1.10pm
 

Collingwood, Aleks
Joseph Rowntree Foundation, UK
Making Data Accessible - JRF DATA. The new data initiative of the Joseph Rowntree Foundation
Tuesday 3 September 2013:  1.1 Contributed (Communicating Statistics)  -  Tuesday 2 September 9.20am - 10.20am
 

Coolen-Maturi, Tahani
Durham University Business School, UK
Nonparametric predictive inference for ordered three-class ROC analysis with continuous measurements
Tuesday 3 September 2013:  4.2 Contributed - Methods & theory  -  Tuesday 3 September 4.20pm - 5.20pm
 

Corradi, Valentina
University of Warwick, UK
Conditional Alphas and Realized Betas
Tuesday 3 September 2013:  3.3. Invited - Statistical challenges in quantitative finance  -  Tuesday 3 September 2.30pm - 3.50pm
 

Cox, Melissa
Ministry of Justice, UK
Improving our evidence base through making better use of existing administrative data: the DWP/HMRC/MoJ data sharing experience.
Tuesday 3 September 2013:  2.3 Invited - Data sharing and linking - the methodological, legal and practical issues  -  Tuesday 3 September 11.50am - 1.10pm
 

Daneshkhah, Alireza
Cranfield University, UK
Approximate Uncertainty with Pair-copula Constructions for Non-Gaussian Directed Acyclic graph models using minimum information method
Wednesday 4 September 2013:  8.3 Contributed - Copula models  -  Wednesday 4 September 4.15pm - 5.15pm
 

Das, Kishore
Gauhati University, India
A New Family of Gamma Distributions
Tuesday 3 September 2013:  Poster viewing  -  1.30pm - 2.30pm
 
Cohort Analysis to study wastage of Manpower of the Employees in Dhubri District of Assam, India
Tuesday 3 September 2013:  Poster viewing  -  1.30pm - 2.30pm
 

Demsar, Urska
University of St Andrews, UK
Bringing together geovisualisation, time geography and computational ecology: using space-time density of trajectories to visualise dynamics in animal space use over time
Thursday 5 September 2013:  10.1 Invited - Visualising Multivariate data  -  Thursday 5 September 11.10 - 12.30pm
 

Dent, Chris
Durham University, UK
Modelling extreme events in power system reliability analysis
Thursday 5 September 2013:  11.4 Invited - Energy Statistics  -  Thursday 5 September 1.40pm - 3.00pm
 

Dick, Jan
Centre for Ecology and Hydrology, UK
Scale and uncertainty in the evaluation of natural capital and ecosystem services: case study within Cairngorm National Park
Wednesday 4 September 2013:  6.4 Invited - Evidence-based support for ecosystem management  -  Wednesday 4 September 11.50am - 1.10pm
 

Dietz, Sebastian
University of Passau, Germany
Big Data impacts on stochastic forecast models: Evidence from FX time series
Tuesday 3 September 2013:  1.3 Contributed (Time Series)  -  Tuesday 2 September 9.20am - 10.20am
 

Dregan, Alex
King's College London, UK
Implementing cluster randomised trials using electronic health records
Wednesday 4 September 2013:  7.1 Invited - Methods for the developing use of electronic medical record databases  -  Wednesday 4 September 2.30pm - 3.50pm
 

Duembgen, Lutz
University of Bern, Switzerland
On log-concave densities and bi-log-concave distribution functions
Thursday 5 September 2013:  10.2 Invited - Developments in Density Estimation  -  Thursday 5 September 11.10 - 12.30pm
 

Edmondson-Jones, Mark
NIHR Nottingham Hearing Biomedical Research Uni, UK
Modelling population psychometric function in a speech-in-noise task: Using UK Biobank to explore links between cognition and listening
Tuesday 3 September 2013:  Poster viewing  -  1.30pm - 2.30pm
 
UK Biobank as a resource for identification of spatial variation in hearing impairment and its treatment
Tuesday 3 September 2013:  Poster viewing  -  1.30pm - 2.30pm
 

Ensor, Joie
University of Birmingham, UK
Estimating the power of a meta-analysis using individual participant data
Tuesday 3 September 2013:  3.4 Contributed - Meta analysis  -  Tuesday 3 September 2.30pm - 3.50pm
 

Eslava-Gomez, Guillermina
National University of Mexico, Mexico
Gaussian Tree Graphical  Models for Discrimination
Tuesday 3 September 2013:  Poster viewing  -  1.30pm - 2.30pm
 

Fallaize, Christopher
University of Nottingham, UK
Bayesian Protein Structure Alignment
Thursday 5 September 2013:  9.3 Contributed - Bioinformatics  -  Thursday 5 September 9.20am - 10.40am
 

Farrow, Malcolm
Newcastle University, UK
Bayes linear kinematics in the design of experiments
Wednesday 4 September 2013:  5.3 Invited - RSS Medal winner & Contributed - Design of experiments  -  Wednesday 4 September 9am - 10.20am
 

Figini, Silvia
University of Pavia, Italy
Ensemble models: theory and applications
Tuesday 3 September 2013:  4.3 Contributed - Business & Finance  -  Tuesday 3 September 4.20pm - 5.20pm
 

Finazzi, Francesco
University of Bergamo, Italy
A model based framework for air quality indices and population risk evaluation. With an application to the analysis of Scottish air quality data.
Thursday 5 September 2013:  11.2 Invited - Papers from the journal of the Royal Statistical Society  -  Thursday 5 September 1.40pm - 3.00pm
 

Finke, Axel
Department of Statistics, University of Warwick, UK
Static-Parameter Estimation in Piecewise Deterministic Processes using Particle MCMC Methods
Thursday 5 September 2013:  9.1 Invited - RSC 2013 Prize winners  -  Thursday 5 September 9.20am - 10.40am
 

Fry, John
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Modelling bubbles and crashes in housing and stock markets
Tuesday 3 September 2013:  3.3. Invited - Statistical challenges in quantitative finance  -  Tuesday 3 September 2.30pm - 3.50pm
 

Galwey, Nicholas
GlaxoSmithKline, UK
Use of historical information to supplement a future study: opportunity and difficulty
Wednesday 4 September 2013:  5.1 Contributed - Medical/Clinical Trials  -  Wednesday 4 September 9am - 10.20am
 

Geraci, Marco
University College London, UK
Transformations in quantile regression
Wednesday 4 September 2013:  6.1 Invited - Quantile Regression  -  Wednesday 4 September 11.50am - 1.10pm
 

Ghee, Cal
Office for National Statistics, UK
Population estimation from administrative data-based models
Wednesday 4 September 2013:  6.5 Invited - Beyond 2011 - future production of population and socio-demographic statistics  -  Wednesday 4 September 11.50am - 1.10pm
 

Grant, Robert
St George's, University of London, UK
A multiple imputation approach to remove residual confounding through coarse data models
Wednesday 4 September 2013:  5.7 Contributed - Data Science  -  Wednesday 4 September 9am - 10.20am
 

Greenaway, Matthew
Office for National Statistics, UK
Improving small-area employment estimates produced by ONS business surveys
Thursday 5 September 2013:  9.5 Contributed - Official Statistics  -  Thursday 5 September 9.20am - 10.40am
 

Gunsoy, Necdet
Institute of Cancer Research, UK
Modelling benefits and harms of mammographic screening for breast cancer using a Bayesian cohort simulation model
Wednesday 4 September 2013:  5.4 Invited - YSM 2013 Prize winners  -  Wednesday 4 September 9am - 10.20am
 

Han, Yang
S3RI and School of Mathematics, University of Southampton, UK
Simultaneous Confidence Bands for a Percentile Line in Linear Regression with Application to Drug Stability Studies
Tuesday 3 September 2013:  1.2 Contributed (Methods & Theory)  -  Tuesday 2 September 9.20am - 10.20am
 
Simultaneous Confidence Bands for a Percentile Line in Linear Regression with Application to Drug Stability Studies
Tuesday 3 September 2013:  Poster viewing  -  1.30pm - 2.30pm
 

Harper, Gill
Cass Business School, UK
Re-thinking households - Using administrative data to count and classify households with some geographical applications
Wednesday 4 September 2013:  5.5 Contributed - Census & Surveys  -  Wednesday 4 September 9am - 10.20am
 

Harron, Katie
UCL Institute of Child Health, UK
Multiple imputation for linking data
Tuesday 3 September 2013:  2.3 Invited - Data sharing and linking - the methodological, legal and practical issues  -  Tuesday 3 September 11.50am - 1.10pm
 

Heaps, Sarah
Newcastle University, UK
Bayesian modelling of compositional heterogeneity in molecular phylogenetics
Wednesday 4 September 2013:  7.2 Invited - Modern Applied Bayesian Statistics  -  Wednesday 4 September 2.30pm - 3.50pm
 

Henmi, Masayuki
The Institute of Statistical Mathematics, Japan
Covariate shift adaptation from a viewpoint of missing data problems
Tuesday 3 September 2013:  Poster viewing  -  1.30pm - 2.30pm
 

Hobert, Jim
University of Florida, USA
Convergence analysis of the Gibbs sampler for Bayesian general linear mixed models with improper priors
Tuesday 3 September 2013:  3.2 Invited - George Casella, his life and work  -  Tuesday 3 September 2.30pm - 3.50pm
 

Hofmeyr, David
Lancaster University, UK
Clustering High Dimensional Data Streams by Feature Space Partitioning.
Thursday 5 September 2013:  9.1 Invited - RSC 2013 Prize winners  -  Thursday 5 September 9.20am - 10.40am
 

Humbert, Anne Laure
European Institute for Gender Equality, Lithuania
Measuring gender equality: an index for Europe
Thursday 5 September 2013:  9.5 Contributed - Official Statistics  -  Thursday 5 September 9.20am - 10.40am
 

Hunt, Ian
EDHEC Risk Institute, France
Statistical inference: always valid but often fragile [Deduction: "No inductive inference has a logical basis. All statistical inferences have a logical basis. Therefore, no statistical inference is an inductive inference." Deductions are always valid: if their premisses are true, their conclusions follow. Inductions are risky: their conclusions are never guaranteed]
Thursday 5 September 2013:  9.4 Contributed - Data Science  -  Thursday 5 September 9.20am - 10.40am
 

James, Gareth
Office for National Statistics, UK
A new approach to Statistical Computing at the UK Office for National Statistics
Thursday 5 September 2013:  9.5 Contributed - Official Statistics  -  Thursday 5 September 9.20am - 10.40am
 

Johnson, Jill
University of Leeds, UK
Exploring sources of uncertainty in the cloud model MAC3
Wednesday 4 September 2013:  8.5 Contributed - Environment  -  Wednesday 4 September 4.15pm - 5.15pm
 

Jonathan, Philip
Shell Projects and Technology, UK
MULTIDIMENSIONAL COVARIATE EFFECTS IN SPATIAL AND JOINT EXTREMES
Thursday 5 September 2013:  11.4 Invited - Energy Statistics  -  Thursday 5 September 1.40pm - 3.00pm
 

Jones, Chris
The Open University, UK
SIMPLE THOUGHTS ON SIMPLE QUANTILE REGRESSION
Wednesday 4 September 2013:  6.1 Invited - Quantile Regression  -  Wednesday 4 September 11.50am - 1.10pm
 

Kamenos, Nicholas
University of Glasgow, UK
Abrupt changes in Greenland Ice Sheet runoff and sea water temperature since 1821 recorded by coralline algae
Thursday 5 September 2013:  10.4 Invited - Statistics of paleoclimate and paleo-environment  -  Thursday 5 September 11.10 - 12.30pm
 

Kavanagh, Kimberley
University of Strathclyde, UK
Estimation of Seasonal Influenza Vaccine Effectiveness (SIVE) in Scotland
Tuesday 3 September 2013:  4.4 Contributed - Medical: scanning & surveillance  -  Tuesday 3 September 4.20pm - 5.20pm
 

Kelly, Gabrielle
University College Dublin, Ireland
Joint spatio-temporal modeling of bovine TB in badgers and cattle
Tuesday 3 September 2013:  1.2 Contributed (Methods & Theory)  -  Tuesday 2 September 9.20am - 10.20am
 

Kimber, Alan
University of Southampton, UK
Optimal Designs for Two-Parameter Nonlinear Models with Application to Survival Models
Wednesday 4 September 2013:  5.3 Invited - RSS Medal winner & Contributed - Design of experiments  -  Wednesday 4 September 9am - 10.20am
 

King, Thomas
Newcastle University, UK
Evaluation of an Enhanced Model of Partnership Working to Support Universal Speech and Language Provision in the Early Years
Wednesday 4 September 2013:  Poster viewing  -  Wednesday 4 September 1.30pm - 2.30pm
 
Quality and compromise: what is the use of census?
Wednesday 4 September 2013:  5.5 Contributed - Census & Surveys  -  Wednesday 4 September 9am - 10.20am
 

Kontopantelis, Evan
University of Manchester, UK
A Greedy Algorithm for Representative Sampling: repsample in Stata
Tuesday 3 September 2013:  Poster viewing  -  1.30pm - 2.30pm
 
A re-analysis of the Cochrane Library data: the dangers of unobserved heterogeneity in meta-analyses
Tuesday 3 September 2013:  1.5 Contributed (Heterogeniety)  -  Tuesday 2 September 9.20am - 10.20am
 

Korkas, Karolos
London School of Economics, UK
Change-point detection of nonstationary time series using Wild Binary Segmentation
Tuesday 3 September 2013:  1.3 Contributed (Time Series)  -  Tuesday 2 September 9.20am - 10.20am
 

Koutoumanou, Eirini
UCL Institute of Child Health, UK
Applications of copula regression models in paediatric research
Wednesday 4 September 2013:  8.2 Invited - RSC 2012 Prize winners  -  Wednesday 4 September 4.15pm - 5.15pm
 

Kunst, Robert
Institute for Advanced Studies, Austria
On the effects of the Diebold-Mariano test on the selection of prediction models
Tuesday 3 September 2013:  1.2 Contributed (Methods & Theory)  -  Tuesday 2 September 9.20am - 10.20am
 

Langford, Robert
BAE Systems Munitions, UK
Statistics in BAE Systems Munitions
Wednesday 4 September 2013:  Poster viewing  -  Wednesday 4 September 1.30pm - 2.30pm
 

Larcombe, Sophie
Welsh Government, UK
Comparing Sources of Welsh Language Statistics
Wednesday 4 September 2013:  Poster viewing  -  Wednesday 4 September 1.30pm - 2.30pm
 

Lau, Din-Houn
Imperial College London, UK
Rolling Markov Chain Monte Carlo
Wednesday 4 September 2013:  5.4 Invited - YSM 2013 Prize winners  -  Wednesday 4 September 9am - 10.20am
 

Leckie, George
University of Bristol, UK
Modelling Heterogeneous Variance-Covariance Components in Two-Level Multilevel Models with Application to School Effects Educational Research
Tuesday 3 September 2013:  1.5 Contributed (Heterogeniety)  -  Tuesday 2 September 9.20am - 10.20am
 

Lee, Anthony
University of Warwick, UK
Variance bounding and geometric ergodicity of Markov chain Monte Carlo kernels for approximate Bayesian computation
Wednesday 4 September 2013:  6.2 Invited - Probabilistic Analysis of MCMC  -  Wednesday 4 September 11.50am - 1.10pm
 

Lewis, Sarah
The University of Bristol, UK
The Omics revolution and the statiscal challenge it poses
Thursday 5 September 2013:  11.3 Invited - An introduction to the Omics revolution  -  Thursday 5 September 1.40pm - 3.00pm
 

Lin, Sharon Xiaowen
Southampton Statistical Science Research Institute, University of Southampton, UK
Power calculations for N-of-1 studies
Wednesday 4 September 2013:  5.7 Contributed - Data Science  -  Wednesday 4 September 9am - 10.20am
 

MacDonald, George
University of South Florida, USA
How Robust is the Linear Logistic Test Model when the Q-matrix is Misspecified?
Wednesday 4 September 2013:  Poster viewing  -  Wednesday 4 September 1.30pm - 2.30pm
 

Main, Ian
University of Edinburgh, UK
Probability and Uncertainty in Seismic Hazard Analysis
Wednesday 4 September 2013:  7.4 Invited - Probability, Uncertainty & Risk in the Environment  -  Wednesday 4 September 2.30pm - 3.50pm
 

Manisera, Marica
University of Brescia, Italy
A new class of models for rating data
Wednesday 4 September 2013:  5.7 Contributed - Data Science  -  Wednesday 4 September 9am - 10.20am
 

Mason, Paolo
EDF Energy, UK
Estimating the occurrence of debris in nuclear reactors: a Bayesian Monte Carlo approach
Wednesday 4 September 2013:  8.4 Contributed - Industry  -  Wednesday 4 September 4.15pm - 5.15pm
 

Matejic, Peter
Child Poverty Unit, UK
Measuring Child Poverty: Panel discussion
Thursday 5 September 2013:  10.5 Invited - Measuring Child Poverty  -  Thursday 5 September 11.10 - 12.30pm
 

Maugis, Pierre-André
University College London, UK
Statistical Inference on Networks With Heterogeneous Degrees
Tuesday 3 September 2013:  1.5 Contributed (Heterogeniety)  -  Tuesday 2 September 9.20am - 10.20am
 

McHale, Ian
The University of Salford, UK
A mixed effects model for identifying goal scoring ability of footballers
Thursday 5 September 2013:  11.2 Invited - Papers from the journal of the Royal Statistical Society  -  Thursday 5 September 1.40pm - 3.00pm
 

Moreno, Elias
University of Granada, Spain
Consistency issues in variable selection
Tuesday 3 September 2013:  3.2 Invited - George Casella, his life and work  -  Tuesday 3 September 2.30pm - 3.50pm
 

Moriarty, John
University of Manchester, UK
Function-valued traits in evolution
Thursday 5 September 2013:  9.2 Invited - Recent advances in functional data analysis  -  Thursday 5 September 9.20am - 10.40am
 

Morris, Julian
School of Chemical Engineering & Advanced Materials Newcastle University, UK
Predictive Modelling to Support Quality by Design in Pharmaceuticals Development and Manufacturing
Wednesday 4 September 2013:  8.4 Contributed - Industry  -  Wednesday 4 September 4.15pm - 5.15pm
 

Moschandreas, Joanna
University of Crete, Greece
Hypertension and the risk of cardiovascular disease mortality in an elderly male population: a competing risks approach
Tuesday 3 September 2013:  Poster viewing  -  1.30pm - 2.30pm
 

Mubuuke, Dorothy
Makerere University, Uganda
LOCAL COMMUNITY AWARENESS AND USE OF WETLAND RESOURCES IN KYEIZOOBA SUB COUNTY BUSHENYI DISTRICT – UGANDA
Wednesday 4 September 2013:  Poster viewing  -  Wednesday 4 September 1.30pm - 2.30pm
 

Muhammad, Noryanti
University of Durham, UK
Semi-parametric  predictive inference for bivariate data using copulas
Wednesday 4 September 2013:  Poster viewing  -  Wednesday 4 September 1.30pm - 2.30pm
 

Muirhead, Colin
Newcastle University, UK
How do childhood diagnoses of type 1 diabetes cluster in time?
Wednesday 4 September 2013:  8.8 Contributed - Modelling  -  Wednesday 4 September 4.15pm - 5.15pm
 

Mukhaiyar, Utriweni
Institut Teknologi Bandung, Indonesia
The Invers of Autocovariance Matrix method for a better space-time modeling
Tuesday 3 September 2013:  4.3 Contributed - Business & Finance  -  Tuesday 3 September 4.20pm - 5.20pm
 

Mylne, Ken
Met Office, UK
The Hazard Impact Model - translating weather forecasts to societal risk
Wednesday 4 September 2013:  7.4 Invited - Probability, Uncertainty & Risk in the Environment  -  Wednesday 4 September 2.30pm - 3.50pm
 

Nansubuga, Resty
Makerere University, Institute of Statistics and Applied Economics, Uganda
Qualityof Midwifery Care in Uganda. Case Study Soroti District
Wednesday 4 September 2013:  Poster viewing  -  Wednesday 4 September 1.30pm - 2.30pm
 

Nason, G
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Forecasting Locally Stationary Series with Energy Applications
Thursday 5 September 2013:  11.4 Invited - Energy Statistics  -  Thursday 5 September 1.40pm - 3.00pm
 

Naumann, Ulrike
'Institute of Cancer Research, UK
Back to Basics. Helpful concepts for Reasoning and Arguing that you might not have learned in your statistics course.
Tuesday 3 September 2013:  4.5 Contributed - Communicating Statistics  -  Tuesday 3 September 4.20pm - 5.20pm
 

Naylor, Jane
Office for National Statistics, UK
Beyond 2011 - future production of population and socio-demographic statistics - an overview
Wednesday 4 September 2013:  6.5 Invited - Beyond 2011 - future production of population and socio-demographic statistics  -  Wednesday 4 September 11.50am - 1.10pm
 

Newell, Rebecca
Office for National Statistics, UK
Combining Internal Migration data sources in England under a Bayesian framework
Wednesday 4 September 2013:  8.6 Contributed - Population/Migration Statistics  -  Wednesday 4 September 4.15pm - 5.15pm
 

Nielsen, Jens Perch
City university London, UK
A comparative study of new cross-validated bandwidth selectors for kernel density estimation
Thursday 5 September 2013:  10.2 Invited - Developments in Density Estimation  -  Thursday 5 September 11.10 - 12.30pm
 

Noufaily, Angela
The Open University, UK
Modelling Reporting Delays for Infectious Diseases Using Splines
Wednesday 4 September 2013:  8.1 Invited - RSS Medal winner & Contributed (Medical)  -  Wednesday 4 September 4.15pm - 5.15pm
 

Ntani, Georgia
MRC Lifecourse Epidemiology Unit, University of Southampton, UK
Consequences of ignoring clustering in linear regression
Wednesday 4 September 2013:  Poster viewing  -  Wednesday 4 September 1.30pm - 2.30pm
 

OLATAYO, Timothy O
Olabisi Onabanjo University,Department of Mathematical Sciences,, Nigeria

Tuesday 3 September 2013:  Poster viewing  -  1.30pm - 2.30pm
 

OLAYIWOLA, O.M.
DEPARTMENT OF STATISTICS, COLLEGE OF NATURAL SCIENCES, FEDERAL UNIVERSITY OF AGRICULTURE,, Nigeria
DEVELOPMENT AND VALIDATION OF A MODEL FOR LONGITUDINAL SURVEY OPTIMUM RESPONSE
Wednesday 4 September 2013:  Poster viewing  -  Wednesday 4 September 1.30pm - 2.30pm
 

OLAYIWOLA, OLANIYI MATHEW
DEPARTMENT OF STATISTICS, COLLEGE OF NATURAL SCIENCES, FEDERAL UNIVERSITY OF AGRICULTURE,, Nigeria
EFFICIENCY OF NEYMAN ALLOCATION PROCEDURE OVER EQUAL AND PROPOTIONAL ALLOCATION PROCEDURES IN STRATIFIED RANDOM SAMPLING
Wednesday 4 September 2013:  Poster viewing  -  Wednesday 4 September 1.30pm - 2.30pm
 

Pankhurst, Laura
NHS Blood and Transplant, UK
Improving analysis of transplant survival data using multiple imputation
Wednesday 4 September 2013:  8.8 Contributed - Modelling  -  Wednesday 4 September 4.15pm - 5.15pm
 

Parnell, Andrew
University College Dublin, Ireland
Estimating periodicities from time-uncertain and irregularly spaced palaeoclimate data
Thursday 5 September 2013:  10.4 Invited - Statistics of paleoclimate and paleo-environment  -  Thursday 5 September 11.10 - 12.30pm
 

Philipson, Pete
Northumbria University, UK
A comparison of sporting heroes: Bayesian modelling of Test match cricketers
Tuesday 3 September 2013:  4.7 Contributed - Sports & Gaming  -  Tuesday 3 September 4.20pm - 5.20pm
 

Potts, Jacqueline
Biomathematics and Statistics Scotland, UK
Using Bayesian Methods for Benefit Transfer from Choice Experiments
Wednesday 4 September 2013:  8.5 Contributed - Environment  -  Wednesday 4 September 4.15pm - 5.15pm
 

Powell, Matthew
Oxford Policy Management, UK
Measuring the volume of International Development Assistance; lessons from National Accounting.
Thursday 5 September 2013:  9.5 Contributed - Official Statistics  -  Thursday 5 September 9.20am - 10.40am
 

Rasulo, Domenica
Office for National Statistics, UK
Estimating the population from aggregated administrative counts: initial findings on how models perform over time
Wednesday 4 September 2013:  5.5 Contributed - Census & Surveys  -  Wednesday 4 September 9am - 10.20am
 

Ray, Surajit
University of Glasgow, UK
Functional Factor Analysis For Periodic Remote Sensing Data
Thursday 5 September 2013:  9.2 Invited - Recent advances in functional data analysis  -  Thursday 5 September 9.20am - 10.40am
 

Reeves, Caroline
TRL, UK
Do improvements to car safety save lives?
Wednesday 4 September 2013:  Poster viewing  -  Wednesday 4 September 1.30pm - 2.30pm
 

Relton, Caroline
MRC Integrative Epidemiology Unit, University of Bristol, UK
Data analysis issues in epigenetic epidemiology
Thursday 5 September 2013:  11.3 Invited - An introduction to the Omics revolution  -  Thursday 5 September 1.40pm - 3.00pm
 

Revie, Matthew
University of Strathclyde, UK
Comparison of Machine Learning and Statistical Models with Application in Rugby Fitness Tests
Tuesday 3 September 2013:  4.7 Contributed - Sports & Gaming  -  Tuesday 3 September 4.20pm - 5.20pm
 

Riley, Richard
University of Birmingham, UK
Multivariate meta-analysis using individual participant data, with application to continuous, survival and surrogate outcomes
Tuesday 3 September 2013:  3.4 Contributed - Meta analysis  -  Tuesday 3 September 2.30pm - 3.50pm
 

Rogers, Jennifer
London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, UK
A review of statistical methodology for recurrent events, with application to major trials in heart failure
Wednesday 4 September 2013:  5.1 Contributed - Medical/Clinical Trials  -  Wednesday 4 September 9am - 10.20am
 

Rougier, Jonathan
University of Bristol, UK
Assessing volcanic eruption intensity from near-field lithic deposits
Wednesday 4 September 2013:  7.4 Invited - Probability, Uncertainty & Risk in the Environment  -  Wednesday 4 September 2.30pm - 3.50pm
 

Rozi, Shafquat
Lancaster University, UK
Multilevel Modeling of Binary Outcomes in Complex Health Survey: Assessing the Use of Methods of Clustering and Weighting  
Wednesday 4 September 2013:  Poster viewing  -  Wednesday 4 September 1.30pm - 2.30pm
 
Multilevel Modeling of Survey Data
Wednesday 4 September 2013:  Poster viewing  -  Wednesday 4 September 1.30pm - 2.30pm
 

Sangalli, Laura M.
MOX - Department of Mathematics, Politecnico di Milano, Italy
Regression models over bidimensional manifolds
Thursday 5 September 2013:  9.2 Invited - Recent advances in functional data analysis  -  Thursday 5 September 9.20am - 10.40am
 
Spatial Spline Regression Models
Thursday 5 September 2013:  11.2 Invited - Papers from the journal of the Royal Statistical Society  -  Thursday 5 September 1.40pm - 3.00pm
 

Sarma, Rajan
Darrang College, India
MODIFICATION OF BRASS METHOD AND INDIRECT ESTIMATION OF INFANT AND CHILD MORTALITY AT DISTRICT LEVEL OF INDIA
Tuesday 3 September 2013:  Poster viewing  -  1.30pm - 2.30pm
 

Scott, Marian
University of Glasgow, UK
Role of environmental regulation in environmental management and valuation
Wednesday 4 September 2013:  6.4 Invited - Evidence-based support for ecosystem management  -  Wednesday 4 September 11.50am - 1.10pm
 

Shang, Han Lin
University of Southampton, UK
A functional data analytic approach for forecasting population size: A case study of United Kingdom
Wednesday 4 September 2013:  8.6 Contributed - Population/Migration Statistics  -  Wednesday 4 September 4.15pm - 5.15pm
 
Bayesian bandwidth estimation for a nonparametric functional regression model with mixed types of data and unknown error density
Wednesday 4 September 2013:  Poster viewing  -  Wednesday 4 September 1.30pm - 2.30pm
 

Shimadzu, Hideyasu
University of St Andrews, UK
Investigating species interactions by modelling multivariate time series data
Wednesday 4 September 2013:  8.5 Contributed - Environment  -  Wednesday 4 September 4.15pm - 5.15pm
 

Singh Roy, Anusua
Edinburgh Napier University, UK
Statistical Analysis of Player Behaviour of Online Freemium Games Leading to Business Models
Tuesday 3 September 2013:  4.7 Contributed - Sports & Gaming  -  Tuesday 3 September 4.20pm - 5.20pm
 

Smith, Michael
University of Melbourne, Australia
Estimation of Copula Models With Discrete Marginsvia Bayesian Data Augmentation
Wednesday 4 September 2013:  8.3 Contributed - Copula models  -  Wednesday 4 September 4.15pm - 5.15pm
 

Smith, Ron
Centre for Ecology and Hydrology, UK
RSS Panel on Statistics for Ecosystem Change and the INQUEST project
Wednesday 4 September 2013:  6.4 Invited - Evidence-based support for ecosystem management  -  Wednesday 4 September 11.50am - 1.10pm
 

Soberon Velez, Alexandra
University of Cantabria, Spain
Direct Semiparametric Estimation of Fixed Effects Panel Data Varying Coefficient Models
Tuesday 3 September 2013:  4.2 Contributed - Methods & theory  -  Tuesday 3 September 4.20pm - 5.20pm
 

Spencer, Neil
University of Hertfordshire, UK
Communicating interactions - an alternative graphical view
Tuesday 3 September 2013:  4.5 Contributed - Communicating Statistics  -  Tuesday 3 September 4.20pm - 5.20pm
 

Sperrin, Matthew
University of Manchester, UK
Correcting for rater bias in scores on a continuous scale, with application to breast density
Tuesday 3 September 2013:  4.4 Contributed - Medical: scanning & surveillance  -  Tuesday 3 September 4.20pm - 5.20pm
 

Springate, David
University of Manchester, UK
Using electronic medical record databases to evaluate drug benefits and harms: are the results valid and replicable?
Wednesday 4 September 2013:  7.1 Invited - Methods for the developing use of electronic medical record databases  -  Wednesday 4 September 2.30pm - 3.50pm
 

Stevenson, Ben
University of St Andrews, UK
Spatially explicit capture-recapture with imperfect information on animal location
Thursday 5 September 2013:  9.1 Invited - RSC 2013 Prize winners  -  Thursday 5 September 9.20am - 10.40am
 

Tampubolon, Gindo
,
Dealing with non-response in longitudinal analysis of trajectories of frailty and wellbeing in older people
Tuesday 3 September 2013:  1.4 Contributed (Healthcare)  -  Tuesday 2 September 9.20am - 10.20am
 

ter Braak, Cajo
Biometris, Wageningen University, The Netherlands
Looking at multivariate outcomes of designed experiments in Canoco
Thursday 5 September 2013:  10.1 Invited - Visualising Multivariate data  -  Thursday 5 September 11.10 - 12.30pm
 

Touloumis, Anestis
EMBL-European Bioinformatics Institute, UK
Estimation and Hypothesis Testing in High-Dimensional Transposable Data
Wednesday 4 September 2013:  5.2 Invited - RSS medal/prize winners - & contributed (methods & theory)  -  Wednesday 4 September 9am - 10.20am
 

Trela-Larsen, Lea
University of Bristol, UK
Using biological sample data to refine longitudinal measures of smoking behaviour
Tuesday 3 September 2013:  1.4 Contributed (Healthcare)  -  Tuesday 2 September 9.20am - 10.20am
 

Vallejos, Catalina
University of Warwick, UK
Objective Bayesian survival analysis using shape mixtures of log-normal distributions
Wednesday 4 September 2013:  8.2 Invited - RSC 2012 Prize winners  -  Wednesday 4 September 4.15pm - 5.15pm
 

Vezzoli, Marika
University of Brescia, Italy
A penalized quality index for identifying number of clusters
Wednesday 4 September 2013:  Poster viewing  -  Wednesday 4 September 1.30pm - 2.30pm
 

Walter, Stephen
McMaster University, Canada
Quantifying the bias in estimated treatment effects if an early stopping rule is used in clinical trials: an analytic assessment.
Wednesday 4 September 2013:  5.1 Contributed - Medical/Clinical Trials  -  Wednesday 4 September 9am - 10.20am
 

Wang, Yuankun
Lancaster University, UK
Rank Estimation in Regression
Wednesday 4 September 2013:  Poster viewing  -  Wednesday 4 September 1.30pm - 2.30pm
 

Waruszynski, Paul
Office of National Statistics, UK
Census for all: Dissemination of the 2011 Census Microdata Products
Tuesday 3 September 2013:  1.1 Contributed (Communicating Statistics)  -  Tuesday 2 September 9.20am - 10.20am
 

Wei, Yinghui
MRC Clinical Trials Unit Hub for Trials Methodology, UK
Meta-analysis of time-to-event outcomes from randomized trials using restricted mean survival time:  application to individual participant data
Tuesday 3 September 2013:  3.4 Contributed - Meta analysis  -  Tuesday 3 September 2.30pm - 3.50pm
 

White, Simon
MRC Biostatistics Unit, UK
Causal effects of changes in brain structure on behavioural and cognitive measures accounting for age-effects
Tuesday 3 September 2013:  4.4 Contributed - Medical: scanning & surveillance  -  Tuesday 3 September 4.20pm - 5.20pm
 

Wilke, Ralf
,
A Regression Model for the Copula Graphic Estimator.
Wednesday 4 September 2013:  8.3 Contributed - Copula models  -  Wednesday 4 September 4.15pm - 5.15pm
 

Wright, Nicky
,
Assessing sedation in human subjects using the distributions of movement time.
Tuesday 3 September 2013:  Poster viewing  -  1.30pm - 2.30pm
 

Yarkiner, Zalihe
Kingston Univeristy, UK
Applications of Mixed Models to investigate progression of Chronic Diseases using Routinely Collected General Practice Data: a case study in chronic kidney disease (CKD) in the UK
Tuesday 3 September 2013:  1.4 Contributed (Healthcare)  -  Tuesday 2 September 9.20am - 10.20am
 

Zanetti Chini, Emilio
University of Rome "Tor Vergata", Italy
Generalizing smooth transition autoregressions
Wednesday 4 September 2013:  Poster viewing  -  Wednesday 4 September 1.30pm - 2.30pm
 

Ziel, Florian
European University Viadrina, Germany
Quasi-maximum likelihood estimation of periodic autoregressive, conditionally heteroscedastic time series
Tuesday 3 September 2013:  1.3 Contributed (Time Series)  -  Tuesday 2 September 9.20am - 10.20am
 

Zwick, Markus
Eurostat, Luxembourg
EMOS- The European Master in Official Statistics
Tuesday 3 September 2013:  1.1 Contributed (Communicating Statistics)  -  Tuesday 2 September 9.20am - 10.20am