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Test our forthcoming game for uncertainty!

Do you want to be part of a testing group for the development of a computer game about expressing uncertainty and making decisions? This is something for you who Has an ability to give constructive feedback on your experience of playing a simple computer game Has at least a tiny interest in knowing more about how to guess with uncertainty … Continue reading

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Fruitful interactions at the 3rd Nordic Chapter risk conference

We had a great meeting at beautiful Aalto University, Esboo, Finland. Check out the twitter flow on #sran17 Conference web page blogs.aalto.fi/risk2017/      

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Bayesian talk on how to use computers to analyse data – REACH Meeting

Ullrika gave a talk on Bayesian Inference at the upcoming REACH  Discussion Meeting on 27 October in Lund Link to the talk and some files are here: https://github.com/Ullrika/BayesianInference My talk followed directly after a talk about Machine Learning which is a very nice

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Gaming for better decision making – one winner at Climate-Kic Nordic Ideation Day

The project Gaming for better decision making was one of the winners at the Climate-Kic Nordic Ideation Day in Aarhus August 23 2017. Ullrika was there pitching it in front of a jury. Great day with a lot of positive feedback and useful connections. Gaming for better decisions under uncertainty is a project with the aim to develop a computer … Continue reading

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The 3rd Nordic Chapter Risk conference in Finland – Call for abstracts

The Nordic Chapter of the Society for Risk Analysis (SRA) invites abstracts to the 3rd conference which will be held at Aalto University, Espoo, Finland, November 2-3, 2017. (20 minutes’ bus trip from Helsinki). The theme of the conference “Risk and Security” highlights the role risk plays in relation to security. If you attend this conference you can listen to talks … Continue reading

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The Bayes@ concept

Bayes@: Approachable mini conferences on applied Bayesian statistics A Bayes@ mini-conference is a (more or less) local one day event bring together people working with or interested in Bayesian methods. Bayes@ events aims at being accessible to people with little experience of Bayesian methods while still being relevant to experienced practitioners. The focus is on how Bayesian methods are used … Continue reading

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Workshop on Bayesian Networks for risk assessment and decision making

We had a successful workshop on Bayesian Networks in risk assessment and decision making in Lund March 28 and 29th, 2017. This workshop was financed by the research school ClimBEco. Local organisers were Indrani Hazel Govender and Ullrika Sahlin. Tuesday March 28th Introduction to Bayesian Networks for risk and impact assessment to support decision making. This introduction was attended by 30 … Continue reading

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Bayes@Lund2017 – note the date and call for abstracts

Save the date! The fourth edition of Bayes@Lund will be held on 20 April 2017 in Lund, Sweden. The purpose of this conference is to bring together researchers, practitioners and students working with or interested in Bayesian methods. Bayes@Lund aims at being accessible to those with little experience of Bayesian methods while still being relevant to experienced practitioners. It will … Continue reading

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Intensive and fun -2016’s graduate course on risk, uncertainty and decision making is now completed

This was a course funded by the research schools LUCID and ClimBeco. 26 students participated. We had two physical meetings. One in Lund and one in Gothenburg. The one in Gothenburg included a 1.5 day risk conference – the 2nd Nordic Chapter Risk meeting. We were a bit afraid that it would be too much, but on the contrary – … Continue reading

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The ESREL risk image competition over

This year the ESREL conference in Glasgow decided to do a risk image competition. What a wonderful idea. Time to go creative. The task was to illustrate risk. After several months of scratching my head I saw the deadline approaching too fast. My children came to the rescue. My oldest son had built something in lego that with some slight imagination looked like … Continue reading

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