"Biostatistics and machine learning methods in omics research"
The 34th Leeds Annual Statistical Research Workshop, joint with
the EU MIMOmics network
Monday 26 - Wednesday 28 June 2017
We proudly announce the forthcoming 2017 Leeds Annual Statistical
Research (LASR) Workshop which will be held on 26 - 28 June 2017
at the University of Leeds. It will be held jointly with,
and funded by, the EU funded MIMOmics network.
It was in 1975 when Leeds hosted a research symposium where
distinguished and prominent figures in statistics attended. The
research symposium later became our annual LASR Workshops, and
four decades of the Workshops were celebrated at the 2015 LASR
A tentative programme is available to
Registration is now open!
If you are planning to attend the workshop please register by
completing the online
form. There is no registration fee, but registration is
necessary for all participants for catering purposes. Registration
will close on 16 June 2017.
There will be a poster session during the workshop and PhD students
are encouraged to present a poster. The deadline to submit an
abstract for a poster has now closed.
Rooms have been reserved at the Hotel
Ibis for participants, and payment needs to be made by 26 May
2017 (to allow at least a month prior to arrival). If you would like
to stay here, please contact Jessica Brennan at firstname.lastname@example.org
for more details.
Location and travel
The Workshop will take place in the Leeds University Business
School, Maurice Keyworth Building, Room 1.33. View on Google Maps
directions and travel information can be found on the main
University of Leeds website, where there is also a map of the campus
(the Maurice Keyworth Building is in the north part of the campus).
The nearest airport is Leeds Bradford
Airport, From the airport, there is a shuttle (number 757)
that brings you to the city centre - for more details, visit http://www.flyingtigerbus.co.uk/timetables.php
It is also possible to arrive in Manchester Airport
and then take a train to Leeds.
Jessica Brennan, Jeanine Houwing-Duistermaat, Kanti Mardia, Ellen
Thomassen, Hae-Won Uh.
post: Department of Statistics, University of Leeds, Leeds LS2
phone: +44 (0)113 343 5116
fax: +44 (0)113 343 5090
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