The Short Courses for the 61st ISI World Statistics Congress will take place from 13-15 July 2017 in Marrakech, Morocco. These short courses are organized by the ISI in cooperation with its Associations, with the support of the High Commission for Planning (HCP), the host organization for ISI2017.
The short Course Programme can be found here.
The Short Courses registration and Cancellation policy can be found here.
The following is a list of the Short Courses (SC) and their instructors (click on the course code for more information about each course):
|SC02||July 15||Modernising Official Statistics with the Common Statistical Production Architecture||Steven Vale & Thérèse Lalor|
|SC04||July 15||Survey Analytics from Questionnaires and Textual Social Media Analytics||Fionn Murtagh & Mohsen Farid|
|SC08||July 15||Applied Meta-Analysis Using R||Din Chen & Samuel Manda|
|SC11||July 14 afternoon;
|Independence and integrity of official statistics – using peer reviews and the snapshot tool to assess the professional independence and other elements of the statistical system||Claudia Junker, Pieter Everaers & Jean-Louis Bodin|
|Construction of weights and treatment of influential units in surveys||David Haziza & Jean-François Beaumont|
|Practical Bayes for Beginners||Kerrie Mengersen|