Back from Bayes IV

As announced a while ago, we had moved our now already traditional summer school in Bayesian Statistics to Bergen, Norway this year. Maybe fitting for such a course, the weather turned out to be very different from the long-term frequency, in what must be the upper 1% quantile of sun intensity for the region at…

Back from Bayes (again)

I just returned from our Summer School on Bayesian Statistics that we held in the mountains around Freiburg. Thanks to all the participants as well as my fellow lecturers Jörn Pagel and Joe Chipperfield for the really amazing time up there in the hut, hope to see you all soon!

Summer School on Bayesian Statistics in Freiburg

As in the last years, we organize a course in Bayesian statistics this summer. See invitation below, feel free to distribute widely. 3rd International Summer School An Introduction to Bayesian Modeling for Ecologists in Freiburg (Germany) 28th July to 2nd August 2013   Motivation Bayesian inference is an increasingly used statistical framework in ecology, but…

Back from Bayes

I just returned from teaching a workshop on Bayesian statistics together with Joe Chipperfield in Göttingen. The workshop was organized by the Biodiversity, Macroecology and Conservation Biogeography group in the aftermath of the Macroecology meeting, so quite a few people stayed over the weekend after the meeting, and it generally turned out to be a…

Summer school in Bayreuth 17th -21th of September 2012 – An Introduction to Bayesian modeling for Ecologists

As last year, we’ll do a summer school on Bayesian modeling in Bayreuth. See the invitation below, and feel free to circulate widely!!! Motivation Statistical modeling with Bayesian methods has become increasingly popular in ecology, but the techniques required for doing so are not part of the standard curriculum in most Universities. Our aim for…