Cafe Scientifique

Friday, October 27, 2017

Statistical Data Science

Boston Pizza (private room)
1045 Columbia St., New  Westminster
(2 blocks from the New West Skytrain station)
7:00 - 9:00 pm

Reserve your free seat by emailing: cafe_scientifique@sfu.ca

October 27, 2017

Statistical Data Science

Data science is a scientific field that includes computer science, mathematics, and statistics. What is the role of statistics in this emerging discipline? In this Café Scientifique, we will explore the relationship between statistics and data science by introducing some basic statistical methods used in data science. 
 
Dr. Wang joined the Department of Statistics and Actuarial Science at Simon Fraser University in 2013. She received her Ph.D. in Statistics at the University of British Columbia in 2012.  Her research focuses on computational statistics for applications raised in genetics, biology, public health, and environmetrics.


 

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