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Information regarding individual APTS weeks

Below you can find information regarding local arrangements for each APTS week, including contact details, provisional timetables and travel advice. You will be notified by email when important new information appears here relating to an APTS week for which you are registered.

Please note: if you have a query regarding any local arrangements for a given week, you should contact the local organisers (whose details will be listed below nearer the time of the respective APTS week), and not APTS itself.


Week 4: University of Lancaster (5th September 2011 - 9th September 2011)

  • Local organiser: Kanchan Mukherjee - k dot mukherjee at lancaster dot ac dot uk
  • Modules: Longitudinal and Spatial Statistics (P. Diggle); Nonparametric Smoothing (R. Samworth)
  • Information Booklet: This information booklet will be provided in printed form when you arrive.
  • Travel: Information can be found at the travel information page.
  • Accommodation: Your accommodation is at Cartmel College (campus map) in Alexandra Park which is a 10 to 15 minutes walk from the Postgraduate Statistics Centre. Upon arrival at the Lancaster University campus, please go to the Conference Reception at the Conference Centre (number 21 on the campus map) for collection of keys, directions and, if required, car parking permits (free of charge).
  • Registration: Registration for the APTS week will take place between 11.15am and 12.45pm on Monday 5th September 2011 inside the Postgraduate Statistics Centre of the Department of Mathematics and Statistics, Fylde College.
  • Academy Dinner / Special requirements: Please complete the requirements and academic dinner form.
  • Timetable:
 

Monday 5th September

Tuesday 6th September

Wednesday 7th September

Thursday 8th July

Friday 9th September

0915-1045


Spatial and Longitudinal Data Analysis Spatial and Longitudinal Data Analysis Spatial and Longitudinal Data Analysis Spatial and Longitudinal Data Analysis
1045-1115 Coffee
1115-1245
APTS Registration open
Nonparametric Smoothing
Nonparametric Smoothing Nonparametric Smoothing Nonparametric Smoothing
1245-1400 Lunch
1400-1415 Welcome



 End of workshop

1415-1515 Spatial and Longitudinal Data Analysis
(1415-1545)
Spatial and Longitudinal Data Analysis Spatial and Longitudinal Data Analysis

Spatial and Longitudinal Data Analysis


1515-1600 Coffee
1600-1700 Nonparametric Smoothing
(1615-1745)

Nonparametric Smoothing

Nonparametric Smoothing
(Computer lab)

Nonparametric Smoothing
(Computer lab)

1830-1930 Dinner Dinner Dinner

Academy dinner
(1900- )

Evening Free Evening

RSS Reception
(1945-2100)

Free Evening



Week 3: University of Southampton (11th July 2011 - 15th July 2011)

  • Local organisers: Stefanie Biedermann / Jon Forster; enquiries to - APTS2011 at soton dot ac dot uk
  • Modules: Applied Stochastic Processes (S. B. Connor & W. S. Kendall); Computer Intensive Statistics (B. Ripley)
  • Information Booklet:This APTS Week Information Booklet will be provided in printed form when you arrive.
  • Travel: Directions and map (travel).
  • Parking: APTS participants are able to use the car park at Highfield Hall but a permit must be arranged in advance (please let us know at APTS2011@soton.ac.uk if you require this).
  • Accommodation: Accommodation is at Highfield Hall, Avenue Campus, Southampton Map.
  • Registration: Check-in for accommodation, and registration for the APTS week will be at the APTS registration desk, situated in the level 1 foyer of Building 58 (Murray building) of the main Highfield campus. The registration desk will be open between 11.15 and 14.15 on Monday July 11. Rooms in Highfield Hall wil be available from 15.00 on Monday July 11. Secure luggage storage will be available in Building 58 for the afternoon of Monday July 11 (and again on the morning of Friday July 15).
  • Academy Dinner / Special requirements: Please complete the dinner and requirements form.
  • Timetable:
 

Monday 11th July

Tuesday 12th July

Wednesday 13th July

Thursday 14th July

Friday 15th July

0915-1045


Applied Stochastic Processes
Applied Stochastic Processes Applied Stochastic Processes Applied Stochastic Processes
1045-1115 Coffee
1115-1245
APTS Registration open
Computer Intensive Statistics Computer Intensive Statistics Computer Intensive Statistics Computer Intensive Statistics
1245-1400 Lunch
1400-1415 Welcome



 End of workshop

1415-1515 Applied Stochastic Processes
(1415-1545)
Applied Stochastic Processes Applied Stochastic Processes

Special Lecture

(Prof. Sir David Cox)

1515-1600 Coffee
1600-1700 Computer Intensive Statistics
(1615-1745)

Computer Intensive Statistics
(Computer lab)

Computer Intensive Statistics
(Computer lab)

Computer Intensive Statistics
(Computer lab)

1900-2000 Dinner Dinner Dinner

Academy dinner
(1900- )

Evening RSS Reception
(2000-2100)

Free Evening

Free Evening



Week 2: University of Warwick (21st March 2011 - 25th March 2011)

  • Local organisers: John Aston - j dot a dot d dot aston at warwick dot ac dot uk and Adam Johansen - a dot m dot johansen at warwick dot ac dot uk
  • Modules: Statistical Modelling (J. J. Forster); Statistical Asymptotics (G. A. Young)
  • Information Booklet: This APTS Week Information Booklet will be provided in printed form when you arrive.
  • Travel: Information on how to get to University of Warwick. Please note the key point, if travelling by train, the closest train station is not Warwick Station. iPad, iPhone and android-device users may also find the start.Warwick app helpful.
  • Accommodation: Students can collect keys to their accommodation from Rootes reception. Please see the information booklet for details.
  • Registration: Registration for the APTS week will take place between 11.15am and 12.45pm on Monday 21st March, 2011; just inside the main entrance to the Zeeman building (i.e. the one which houses the Mathematics and Statistics Departments).
  • Academy Dinner / Special requirements: Please complete this academy dinner and special requirements form. The dress code for the academy dinner is smart casual.
  • Timetable:
 

Monday 21st March

Tuesday 22nd March

Wednesday 23rd March

Thursday 24th March

Friday 25th March

0915-1045


Statistical Asymptotics Statistical Asymptotics Statistical Asymptotics Statistical Asymptotics
1045-1115 Coffee
1115-1245
APTS Registration open
Statistical Modelling Statistical Modelling Statistical Modelling Statistical Modelling
1245-1400 Lunch
1400-1415 Welcome



 End of workshop

1415-1515 Statistical Asymptotics
(1415-1545)
Statistical Asymptotics Statistical Asymptotics
Statistical Asymptotics
1515-1600 Coffee
1600-1700 Statistical Modelling
(1615-1745)

Statistical Modelling
(Computer lab)

Statistical Modelling
(Computer lab)

Statistical Modelling
(Computer lab)

1830-1930 Dinner Dinner Dinner

Academy dinner
(1930- )

Evening RSS Reception
(2000-2100)
Evening Session
(2000-2100)

Free Evening


    Week 1: University of Cambridge (4th January 2011 - 8th January 2011)

    • Local organiser: Richard Samworth - r dot samworth at statslab dot cam dot ac dot uk
    • Modules: Statistical Computing (S.N. Wood); Statistical Inference (D. Firth)
    • Information Booklet: This APTS Week Information Booklet will be provided in printed form when you arrive.
    • Travel: Information on how to get to University of Cambridge can be found here. On the same website, you can also find a link to a map that shows both the Centre for Mathematical Sciences and Wolfson Court (where most students will be staying). You can zoom in and out on the map, too.
    • Accommodation: Most of the APTS participants will be staying at Wolfson Court, which is an outpost of Girton College, and is located about a one minute walk from the Centre for Mathematical Sciences. Some participants will be staying on the main Churchill College site, which is about five minutes walk away from the Centre for Mathematical Sciences. Information on Churchill College is available here. Keys can be collected from the porters' lodge at the place of accommodation. Accommodation is in single rooms with shared bathroom and kitchen facilities. All bed linen and bath towels will be provided. Internet access is available free of charge in each bedroom, however you will need to provide you own ethernet cable or buy one from the porters' lodge for £2.50. For check in on Tuesday 4 January, the porters' lodge will be open from 10am.
    • Registration: Registration for the APTS week will take place between 11.15am and 12.45pm on Tuesday 4 January 2011 just inside the main entrance to the Centre for Mathematical Sciences.
    • Special requirements: Please complete this form to provide us with information about any special requirements -- even if you don't have any! We need, at least, to know who wishes to attend the academy dinner.
    • Timetable:

     

    Tuesday 4th January

    Wednesday 5th January

    Thursday 6th January

    Friday 7th January

    Saturday 8th January

    0915-1045
     


    Statistical Inference Statistical Inference Statistical Inference Statistical Inference
    1045-1115 Coffee
    1115-1245
    APTS Registration open
    Statistical Computing Statistical Computing Statistical Computing Statistical Computing
    1245-1345 Lunch
    1345-1515

    Welcome

    Statistical Inference

    Statistical Inference
    Free
    Statistical Inference
    End of Workshop
    1515-1545 Coffee Coffee
    Coffee
    1545-1715 Statistical Computing

    Statistical Computing
    (Computer Lab)
    Afternoon

    Statistical Computing
    (Computer Lab)

     
    1830-1930 Dinner Dinner Dinner

    Academy dinner
    (1930- )

     
    Evening RSS Reception
    (1930-2045)
    Pub quiz
    (1930-)

    Free Evening