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Short Courses

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):

Number Date Title Instructor(s)
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;
July 15
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
SC16 July 13;
July 14
Construction of weights and treatment of influential units in surveys David Haziza & Jean-François Beaumont
SC17 July 13;
July 14
Practical Bayes for Beginners Kerrie Mengersen