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SAMBa Summer Conference 2018

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SAMBa welcomes you to the second annual SAMBa Summer Conference, which will take place on Monday 25th and Tuesday 26th of June 2018. This page will be updated in the lead up to, and during the event, with plans (as they become concrete), titles, abstracts and slides.

Aims of the Conference

The conference is an opportunity for SAMBa students to showcase the vast range of statistical applied mathematics to members of the department, outside the department and at other Universities. SAMBa has students working across the spectrum of statistical applied mathematics, including statistics, probability, numerical analysis, fluid dynamics, mathematical biology, machine learning, high performance computing to name but a few. The conference is organised by the students, and contains talks and presentations by SAMBa students, as well as external speakers and students from other departments and institutions.

Useful Information

Organisers: Elizabeth Gray ( and Cameron Smith (
Location: Department of Mathematical Sciences, University of Bath, BA2 7AY

If you have any questions about the conference, please feel free to email either Elizabeth or Cameron.

Provisional Timetable

Monday 25th June Tuesday 26th June
09:00 Arrival and coffee
09:30 Session 2
10:30 Arrival and coffee
11:00 Session 1 Coffee
11:30 Short talks
12:30 Lunch Lunch
13:30 8 minute talks Session 3
15:00 TMT Conference photo
15:30 Coffee
16:00 Poster session
17:00 Wine and nibbles
EVENING Conference dinner