Join us as we celebrate CANSSI’s new national headquarters at Simon Fraser University. This new collaboration with SFU will create a statistical and data science powerhouse for Canada. We are in the middle of a data revolution with statistics affecting nearly every aspect of our lives. Together, CANSSI and SFU are leading the statistics community into the 21st century. Be a part of this national data journey.
Dec. 6, 2018, 18:30-20:30 – Public Lecture: “The Puzzle of Luck” presented by Jeffrey Rosenthal at the Wosk Centre for Dialogue, Vancouver
Dec. 7, 2018, 9:30-10:30 – CANSSI Launch, the Grand Opening of our new headquarters at the Big Data Hub, SFU-Burnaby
Dec. 7, 2018, 11:00-12:30 – Lightning Talks: Statistics – A Catalyst for Innovation
This live broadcast will feature a series of short talks highlighting some very exciting CANSSI Collaborative Research Teams, Health Science Collaborating Centres and conferences. It includes speakers at SFU, Dalhousie, McGill, Western and UManitoba.
Dec. 7, 2018, 12:30-14:00 – Light lunch, CANSSI space tour and networking