September 25, 2012


 Modeling a Smarter City

Brett Goldstein
Chicago Department of Innovation and Technology (DoIT)
Chief Information Officer

October 23, 2012


            Statistician of the Year Award Dinner                       

Jay Kadane
Emeritus Professor, Carnegie Mellon University

November 20, 2012


Advanced Analytics at Google Drives In-Market Performance

Greg Green, PhD
Director, Agency Product Strategy

December 11, 2012


How Statistics Saved the Human Race

Steve Stigler
University of Chicago

January 11, 2013


Are Statisticians First or Second responders: Some lessons from Haiti?

Fritz Scheuren
NORC, Center for Excellence in Survey Research

January 25, 2013


2013 CASA Conference

Big Data Applications

Date: Friday, January 25, 2013

Time: 9:00am – 5:00pm

Location: 35 West Wacker DR, Chicago, IL

February 26, 2013


Abstract: A transition to new digital channels is transforming the age-old marketing practice of couponing

Dave Cameron
Vice President Statistical Innovation
The Nielsen Company


March 26, 2013


Extracting information from text in the financial markets

Nitish Ranjan Sinha

Assistant Professor of Finance
University of Illinois at Chicago

April 26, 2013


Probability Models for Customer Analytics

Peter S. Fader, Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania

Bruce Hardie, London Business School

May 9, 2013


2013 Statistical Advocate of the Year Award Luncheon

Big Data - A Challenge for Statistical Leadership

Dr. Roger W. Hoerl

Brate-Peschel Assistant Professor at Union College 

May 22, 2013


Happy Hour: How Redbox is using Data Visualization to Solve Business Issues

Matt James Sr. Director Strategy and Analytics

          Rockit Burger Bar, Chicago