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Tenth Annual Workshop for Chairs of Programs in Statistics and Biostatistics

Time: Sunday, July 31, 2016

On Sunday, July 31st, the Caucus of Academic Representatives (CAR) will hold the tenth annual workshop for Chairs of Programs in Statistics and Biostatistics. This half-day workshop will foster discussion between new and experienced chairs on a several topics of current interest.

Registration information and the agenda are available here.

The workshop is intended to allow for chairs to interact with the speakers and each other, with presentations designed to spark lively and fruitful discussions. In one session, a panel of experts will lead a discussion on gender equity in the academic profession of statistics and biostatistics. In another, two experts in machine learning will share their thoughts on various aspects of data science. Each of these sessions includes ample time for group discussion. Further details of the workshop are listed below in the agenda.

We look forward to you joining us in Chicago!