ABOUT THE WINTER SCHOOL

Overview

The AMSI Winter School is a two-week residential program for graduate students, postdoctoral fellows and early career researchers in the mathematical sciences and cognate disciplines, providing the opportunity for participants to expand their skills and build collaborative networks with their peers.

To maximise the experience, the school aims to feature prominent international and domestic key note speakers, researchers and/or lecturers, as well as a number of program extras including social events, a special guest public lecture, careers session, and a women in the mathematical sciences panel event.

AMSI Winter School 2017

The 2017 event will be hosted by the Queensland University of Technology, and will focus on the computational foundations of data science. Students, researchers and employees working in (or who have an interest in increasing their breath of knowledge in) the following areas:

  • Bayesian inference & data assimilation
  • High-dimensional statistics
  • Inverse problems
  • Machine learning
  • Nonlinear optimisation
  • Numerical linear algebra