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ANNOUNCEMENT – Statistical Showcase: Exploring Careers in Statistics on 15 Nov 2013

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Statistical Showcase: Exploring Careers in Statistics

Organised by the RSS Young Statisticians Section

Friday 15 November 2013, 11:15am – 6:00pm

Royal Statistical Society, 12 Errol Street, London, EC1Y 8LX

Join us for this special careers event to gain an insight into different areas of the statistical profession! During the course of the day, there will be speakers from the areas of Finance, Government, Management, Medicine, Academia and Environment.

A booking form can be downloaded here.

Contact: conference@rss.org.uk

Timetable:

10.45 – 11.15: Registration

11.15 – 11.30: Welcome

11.30 – 13.00: Parallel sessions 1 – Finance/Government

13.00 – 14.00: Lunch

14.00 – 15.30: Parallel sessions 2 – Management/Medical

15.30 – 16.00: Break

16.00 – 17.30: Parallel sessions 3 – Academia/Environment

17.30 – 18.00: Keynote speaker: John Pullinger (President, Royal Statistical Society)

18.00 – 19.00: Wine reception

Speakers:

Finance – Kieran Payne (Senior Credit Risk Analyst, Ulster Bank), Yoav Git (AHL), TBC (Accenture)

Government – Alison Cousley (DWP), Pippa Gibson (Defra), Heather Brown (BIS)

Management – Tony Bendell (Anti-fragility Academy & Services Ltd), Roland Caulcutt (Caulcutt Associates), Tony Brown (ABA-associates Ltd, formerly Director of Quality at BAE Systems)

Medical – Robert Price (PSI), Aiden Flynn, TBC

Academia – Jen Rogers (LSHTM), Orlaith Burke (University of Oxford), Trevor Lewis (RSS Council)

Environment and Industry – Stefania Lovo (Green Growth Research Officer, Gratham Research Institute on Climate Change and the Environment, LSE), TBC (Economics for the Environment Consultancy), Elina Rolph (Technical Manager, Scoring and Verification, Carbon Disclosure Project)

Registration fees (includes lunch, refreshments and wine reception):

RSS Student Fellows £25
RSS GradStats £27
RSS Fellows £30
RSS Student/Section members £38
None of the above £50

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