With several staff having attended statistical conferences to learn about the latest developments in the field, our December newsletter has a focus on innovations in the field of statistics – what drives statisticians’ innovative approaches and ideas, both in the past and in current times. Find out from our main article how a need for actionable solutions to real problems drives statistical innovation and learn about exemplary historical figures that demonstrated this. Graeme Ward, Graduate Statistician, shares fascinating applications of statistics in the world of sports that were presented at the MathSport International Conference. We welcome our newest members of staff, Kim Carter and Fabian D’Agnone, and meet Brett Andrijich, who joined us in September, in our staff profile.
- Always New
- Conferring Statisticians
- Analytical Ideas: Sport and Statistics: A ‘match’ made in heaven
- Staff Profile: Brett Andrijich