In conjunction with the New Zealand Analytics Forum, the Engineering Science Department of the University of Auckland is holding a set of seminars on computational analytics. For more information contact Andy Philpott (a.philpott@auckland.ac.nz).

Wednesday 4th September – 70 Symonds Street, Room 201

3:00 pm            Professor Matthias Ehrgott (Management School, Lancaster University) – Multi-objective Approaches to the Unit Crewing Problem in Airline Crew Scheduling

 

Thursday 5th September – 20 Symonds Street, 1.439

(Joint with EPOC workshop, see www.epoc.org.nz)

2:00 pm           Dr Phil Bishop (Electricity Authority) –  Analytics at the Electricity Authority

2:30 pm           Dr Steve Batstone (Reunion) – Electricity analytics in a commercial setting (using Bayesian networks and machine learning)

 

Wednesday 18th September – 70 Symonds Street, Room G10

3:00pm       Dr Alyona Medelyan (Pingar) – Text analytics: Making sense of unstructured data

 

Wednesday 25th September 25th – 20 Symonds Street, Room 1.401

4:00pm       Professor Thomas Lumley (Auckland University Department of Statistics) – Monet DB column-store database with R for largish data

5:00pm       TBA – (Possibly a talk on using hadoop)

 

Wednesday 2nd October – 20 Symonds Street, Conference Centre

9:00 am – 5:00 pm    Engineering Science Year 4 project presentations – details to follow

 

Thursday 3rd October – 20 Symonds Street, Conference Centre

9:00 am – 5:00 pm    Engineering Science Year 4 project presentations – details to follow

 

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