News and events

Sunday, August 14, 2016

Dear all BigInsight friends, welcome back after a hopefully relaxing and inspiring summer! The next months are full of events. Here are some highlights:

  • BigInsight 2016 Workshop: Monday 24 October. Hold the day!
  • Scientific Advisory committee visits BigInsight 24-26 October 2016.
  • BigInsight Wednesday Lunches will start soon again! This semester we will focus on our own projects mostly.
  • Tuesday Stats Seminars start already Tuesday 16 August. Join this seminar series to keep updated about methods in statistics and machine learning.
  • Peter Müller (https://www.ma.utexas.edu/users/pmueller/) visits BigInsight from 4.8 until December 2016.
  • Per Mykland (http://galton.uchicago.edu/~mykland/) visits BigInsight until June 2017.
  • Lan Zhang (http://lanzhang.people.uic.edu/) visits BigInsight until June 2017.
Monday, June 13, 2016

From the Personalised fraud detection project, Gunnhildur H. Steinbakk and Anders Løland participated on "Nordisk sosialforsikringsmøte 2016" together with NAV. The theme of the conference was global mega trends and challenges for social insurance in the Nordic countries. The target group was representatives from the governments and other organizations within the social insurance in the Nordic countries. The conference was held i Oslo on 8.-10. June.

Gunnhildur H. Steinbakk (NR) and Ivar Areklett (NAV)