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Making Mathematical Connections.

Check out the extensive program lineup. There is something for everyone, please share this program with your colleagues. Note the change in venue to Ormiston Junior College. Register by March 24.

Ihaka Lecture Series 2021

For a general audience (with an interest in Statistics and/or Computing)

https://www.auckland.ac.nz/en/science/about-the-faculty/department-of-statistics/ihaka-lecture-series.html

There are three lectures in the series on 10, 17 and 24 March – lectures commence at 6.30pm.

Registration for (free) in-person attendance:  https://www.eventbrite.co.nz/e/2021-ihaka-lecture-series-looking-on-the-bright-side-tickets-131958231623

10 March
Data Science in the Connected Era
Dr Simon Urbanek, Senior Lecturer, Department of Statistics, University of Auckland
LIVESTREAM: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0C-l8PrO3z4&feature=youtu.be

17 March

Implementing a Machine-Learning Tool to Support High-Stakes Decisions in Child Welfare: A case study in Human Centred AI

Professor Rhema Vaithianathan, Centre for Social Data Analytics, AUT

LIVESTREAMhttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XyMBok9PGFY&feature=youtu.be

 

24 March

Modelling to support the COVID-19 response in Aotearoa New Zealand

Dr Rachelle Binny, Manaaki Whenua-Landcare Research and Te Pūnaha Matatini

LIVESTREAMhttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OhECexc9jt4&feature=youtu.be