Date: Wednesday, 18 May 2016
6:00pm – 6:30pm: Refreshments
6:30pm – 7:30pm: Lecture
7:45pm onwards: Dinner (at a nearby restaurant)
Venue:RC-4082, The Red Centre, UNSW
Professor Lynne Billard
University Professor, Department of Statistics,
University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602, United States
Some Aspects in the Analysis of Symbolic Data
Biography of Professor Lynne Billard
Lynne Billard is a professor at the University of Georgia, renowned for her statistics research, leadership, and advocacy for women in science.
She has served as president of the American Statistical Association, and the International Biometric Association – one of very few people to have led both organisations.
She received First Class Honours in Statistics at UNSW in 1966, and earned her PhD at UNSW in 1969.
Among many accolades received throughout her career, she has been awarded an American Statistical Association 2003 Founders Award, the 2011 Janet L. Norwood Award, and the COPSS 2013 F.N. David Award.
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