2018-19: E&O: Undergraduate Workshop – February 25-26, 2019

** Deadline for applications for this workshop is January 10, 2019 **

Location

This workshop will take place at SAMSI in Research Triangle Park, NC.

Description

As part of its Education and Outreach Program for 2018-2019, the Statistical and Applied Mathematical Sciences Institute (SAMSI) will host a two-day undergraduate workshop on topics of current interest in statistics and applied mathematics.

While students from universities not in the U.S. are welcome to apply, please be aware that priority is given to students who are enrolled at U.S. institutions.

If your application is accepted for the workshop, and you are traveling from outside the triangle region, SAMSI will reimburse predetermined travel expenses and provide shared lodging.  Meals/breaks are provided for all participants during the days of the workshop.

Schedule and Supporting Media

Printed Schedule

Monday, February 25, 2019
SAMSI in Research Triangle Park, NC

Time Description Speaker Slides
8:30-8:45am Shuttle from Hotel to SAMSI and Registration
8:45-9:00am Introduction and Opening Remarks Elvan Ceyhan, SAMSI/NCSU
9:00-9:45am Tutorial on R Software Pulong Ma and Wenjia Wang, SAMSI
9:45-10:00am BREAK
10:00-11:00am Lecture to be Announced Speaker to be Determined
11:00-11:15am BREAK
11:15am-12:15pm Lecture to be Announced Speaker to be Determined
12:15-1:30pm LUNCH
Lectures and Hands-on Demos:
1:30-3:10pm Overview of Statistical Models/Methods for MUMS Pulong Ma and Wenjia Wang, SAMSI
3:10-3:20pm BREAK
3:20-4:00pm Hands on Demos for MUMS in R Software Pulong Ma and Wenjia Wang, SAMSI
4:00-4:30pm Concluding Remarks and Wrap Up Pulong Ma and Wenjia Wang, SAMSI
4:30-5:15pm Panel on Career Opportunities SAMSI Postdocs and Graduate Fellows
5:15-6:30pm DINNER
6:30-6:45pm Shuttle to Hotel

Tuesday, February 26, 2019
SAMSI in Research Triangle Park, NC

Time Description Speaker Slides
9:15-10:15am Lecture to be Announced Speaker to be Determined
10:15-10:30am BREAK
10:30-12:00pm Lecture to be Announced Speaker to be Determined
12:00-12:15pm Adjourn and Box Lunch
12:15  → Shuttles Depart to RDU Airport

Questions: email ugworkshop@samsi.info