Spring Meeting - April 14, 2000
Keynote Speaker: Donald Berry
Presentation Title: "Taking the Bayesian Approach in Science and Medicine".
Time:9:00 A.M. - 4:45 P.M.
Where: Main Seminar Room (Room 1022)
National Center for Atmospheric Research
Foothills Lab 2
47th Street and Mitchell Lane (north of Valmont)
The chapter is pleased to have Dr. Donald Berry as the Keynote Speaker. Dr. Berry is the chairman of the University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Research Center.
We are also pleased to announce that Dr. Robert Shumway, Division of Statistics, University of California at Davis, will speak on "Environmental Applications of Structural Models With Switching".
In addition to our out-of-state guests, a number of reports and talks from members of the local chapter are planned. Our chapter president, Brad Warner, will review the teachers workshop co-sponsored by the chapter this February. Member representatives of sponsoring companies will briefly discuss the role of statistics in their businesses. Three new faculty members at local universities will present talks on their current research. They are Craig Johns, the University of Colorado at Denver; Thomas Lee, Colorado State University; and Shaun Wulff, the University of Wyoming. There will also be a session on research conducted by members of the Geophysical Statistics Project at NCAR.
Spring Meeting, Preliminary Schedule:
9:00am to 9:30am Registration
9:30am to 10:00am Introduction, update on the chapter-sponsored teaching conference in February, and information about local sponsors.
10:00am - 11:30am Keynote Address by D. Berry
11:30am - 1:00pm Lunch
1:00pm - 4:45pm Talks, including afternoon break, and a possible tour of one of the instrumentation facilities at NCAR.
Again, the meeting will be held in the Main Seminar Room (Room 1022), NCAR Foothills Lab 2, located at 47th and Mitchell Lane, north of Valmont. The main seminar room is located in building 2 (of 3), and
is on the main floor. (Note: this location is not the highly visible Mesa Labs.)
Colo-Wy 2000 Spring Meeting Registration
Make checks payable to: Colo-Wyo Chapter of ASA
Pre-registration: (must be postmarked by Monday, April 3rd)
$8.00 for regular members
$6.00 for students
Registration on the day of the meeting: $10.00 for regular members and $8.00 for students.
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