[R] short course: Bayesian Data Analysis with R and WinBUGS

Pablo Verde PabloEmilio.Verde at uni-duesseldorf.de
Thu Sep 17 15:00:29 CEST 2015

Dear list members,

Apologies for cross-posting. Please, find below the information of a 
course: "Bayesian Data Analysis with R and WinBUGS".

The course takes place in a nice area nearby the city of Essen. In the
course’s price is included teaching material (The BUGS Book and my 
an excursion to the Christmas' market of Essen and another excursion to 
one historical industrial area.

If you have any question doesn’t hesitate to contact me.

Best regards,


*Three days course in: Bayesian Data Analysis with R and WinBUGS
*Where: Linuxhotel, Essen-Horst, Germany
*When: 17.12.2015 to 19.12.2015

Dr. Pablo E. Verde
*Target audience:
This course is for data analyst who are familiar with classical 
and they want to get a working knowledge in Bayesian analysis. This is a
3 days intensive training course with 8 hours per day including 
lecturing and
exercises. The course presentation is practical with many worked 
examples. To
attend the course you do NOT need experience with R or with WinBUGS.

  Lectures are given in English. Discussions can be in English, German or 
*Course content:
Day 1
*Lecture 1: Introduction to Bayesian Inference
*Lecture 2: Bayesian analysis for single parameter models
*Lecture 3: Prior distributions: univariate
Day 2
*Lecture 4: Bayesian analysis for multiple parameter models
*Lecture 5: An introduction to WinBUGS
*Lecture 6: Multivariate models with WinBUGS
Day 3
*Lecture 7: An introduction to MCMC computations
*Lecture 8: Bayesian regression with WinBUGS
*Lecture 9: Introduction to Hierarchical Statistical modeling

Public sector and commercial: 3 days, 998.00 € + 19% vat = 1,187.62 €
Student:  course without accommodation 225 € per day or with
accommodation 290 € per day.
For more information, please contact:  info at linuxhotel.de

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