May 2016 General Event

The May 2016 event was held on Thursday 5th May between 4 and 6pm at the University of Exeter in Room 219 within the Washington Singer building (number 9 on the campus map).

The event comprised a series of talks from the following four speakers followed by tea and cake and an opportunity to meet other ExIStA members.


Lucy Knight (Policy/Strategy Officer at Devon County Council and Co-founder of the Open Data Institute Devon Node)

Making Data Make Sense

Laura Dawkins (Exeter Climate Systems, University of Exeter)

Why the Sudden Decline in European Windstorm Losses?

Kate Martin (Medical Statistician, NHS Blood and Transplant)

Effect of out of hours transplantation on liver transplant outcomes

Dr Tim Paulden, ATASS Sports

Smashing the racket: Detecting match-fixing in tennis via in-play betting irregularities

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