Some (opinionated) themes and highlights from this year’s NIPS conference:

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2018 April 26 - 28. Stats Camp, Brisbane, Australia. Taught by Prof. Michael Kalish. 2018 June 11 - 15. Stats Camp, Albuquerque, New Mexico. Taught by Prof. Michael Kalish.2018 June 18 - 22. Global School for Empirical Research Methods, St. Gallen, Swi...

Introduction As discussed in the previous post, I’ve recently constructed and delivered a short course on statistical computing with Scala. Much of the course is concerned with writing statistical algorithms in Scala, typically making use of the scientific and numerical computing library, Breeze. Breeze has all of the essential tools necessary for building statistical algorithms, … Continue reading scala-glm: Regression modelling in Scala