The workshops are training activities organized by the SSC Sections and additionally this year, the SSC Accreditation Committee. They are held concurrently on Sunday, May 31st. They are targeted to all meeting participants, including students. Registration is necessary. Separate fees apply.
- Biostatistics Workshop
Title: Reproducibility challenges in data analysis with examples in brain imaging
Facilitator: JB Poline (McGill University)
- Business and Industrial Statistics Workshop
Title: Interactive exploratory data visualization.
Facilitator: Wayne Oldford (University of Waterloo)
- Data Science and Analytics Workshop
Title: Analysis of Unstructured Text Data
Facilitators: Dave Campbell (Carleton University) and Nathan Taback (University of Toronto)
- Probability Workshop
Title: Particle tracking in biology using machine learning.
Facilitator: Jay Newby (University of Alberta)
- Statistics Education Workshop
Title: Tools for Collaborative and Reproducible research
Facilitators: Tiffany Timbers (University of British Columbia); Wesley Burr (Trent University); Bruce Dunham (University of British Columbia)
- Survey Methods
Title: Introduction to big data and machine learning for survey researchers
Facilitator: Trent Buskirk (Bowling Green State University)