Innovations in statistical approaches for PR19

October 03, 2017 Categories: Events

Join us for the Water Statistics User Group Autumn 2017 meeting on 18th October 2017 at WRc in Swindon

Agenda:

  • 10:00 - Registration + Tea/Coffee

  • 10:30 - Welcome and introduction - Andrew Davey, WRc

  • 10:45 - Stochastic optimisation of infrastructure investment decisions under long term uncertainty - Josh Dawes, ICS

  • 11:15 - Has anybody genuinely used unstructured data from text or social media traffic? - Isaac Bowen & Anselma Dobson-McKittrick, Dŵr Cymru

  • 11:45 - Random forests for the determination of weather-driven variations in unaccounted for water - James Jenkins, WRc

  • 12:15 - Lunch

  • 13:15 - Resilience – performance measures, costs and stakeholder communication - Doug Hunt, Atkins

  • 13:45 - Risk, reliability and resilience: a new approach to urban water management - Prof Raziyeh Farmani, University of Exeter

  • 14:15 - Discussion: Quantifying resilience - a role for statisticians?

  • 14:45 - Feedback and ideas for next meeting

  • 15:00 - Close

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If you wish to register to attend please contact edglennie@hotmail.com

Katharine Bant Assistant Brand ManagerTel: +44 (0) 1793 865127