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Biometrics by the Botanic Gardens - abstract submission deadline Fri 23rd August

  • 20 Aug 2019 1:02 PM
    Message # 7836940

    If you missed abstract submission for the International Biometric Society Australasian Region 2019 conference, named Biometrics by the Botanic Gardens, you are in luck! We have extended the deadline for abstract submission to Fri 23rd August

    We have a fantastic line up of keynotes and a selection of 7 awesome workshops across two days.

    Poster presentations will be eligible to win prizes for best posters!

    Submit your abstract

    Registration fees

    All prices are in $AUD.

    IBS Member

    Full conference: $700.00
    One Day: $350.00
    Workshops: $200.00 each


    Full conference: $800.00
    One Day: $400.00
    Workshops: $250.00 each


    Full conference: $350.00
    One Day: $175.00
    Workshops: $100.00 each

    There are also a choice of social programs to enjoy which can be found on the website.

    Register now


    IBS Member:  AUD$200
    Non-member: AUD$250
    Concession:   AUD$100

    Sun 1st December

    • Analyzing dependent data with vine copulas by Claudia Czado
    • Tidyverse & R Markdown Workshop by Emi Tanaka and Annie Conway
    • Whole Genome Analysis with wgaim by Julian Taylor and Beata Sznajder

    Mon 2nd December

    • Identifying, randomizing, canonically analyzing and formulating mixed models for designs for comparative experiments using R by Chris Brien and Sam Rogers
    • Handling missing data in administrative studies: multiple imputation and inverse probability weighting by James Carpenter
    • Shiny App Development by Kathy Ruggiero and Peter Kasprzak
    • An Introduction to Deep Learning with Biometric and Environmetric Applications by Christopher K. Wikle and Dan Pagendam
    More workshop information here

    Invited Speakers

    • Marti Anderson, Massey University, New Zealand

    • Daniela Bustos-Korts, Wageningen University, Netherlands

    • James Carpenter, London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, UK

    • Claudia Czado, Technical University of Munich, Germany

    • Joanne De Faveri, CSIRO & SAGI-North/DAF, Australia

    • Max Moldovan, Registry of Older South Australians, Australia

    • Blair Robertson, University of Canterbury, New Zealand

    • Christopher K. Wikle, University of Missouri, USA

    We will send you another email before early bird registrations close unless you have unsubscribed by then. You can unsubscribe from these emails by using the link below.

    We hope to see you in December!

    Best regards,

    Emi Tanaka

    On behalf of the Organising Committee

    Alan Welsh, Chair of the Conference Organising Committee 

    Olena Kravchuk, Chair of the Local Organising Committee 

    Petra Kuhnert, Chair of the Scientific Committee

    Warren Muller, Treasurer

    Sam Rogers, Website Manager

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