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A talk by Stephen Senn

I’ve just heard a nice talk by Stephen Senn, entitled “In search of lost infinities. What is the ‘n’ in big data?” The moral was that, in clinical trials and observational trials, everyone assumes that more data mean more accurate … Continue reading

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Discrete mathematics and Big Data, 2

The symposium is over. We spent two days in the Boardroom on the 5th floor of the Gateway Building, with fine views over the estuary to the snow-capped hills of Angus beyond (at least on Monday; the rain came on … Continue reading

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