Due to the current COVID-19 situation, this event will be held online
The Data Science Institute at UHasselt, in collaboration with L-BioStat (KU Leuven) and the Global Health Institute (UAntwerpen), organises a one-and-a-half-day workshop on data analysis as a holistic process consisting of (i) data collection, (ii) data analysis, and (iii) result interpretation and dissemination. This event aims at researchers with or without expertise in data analysis and interpretation.
Through a series of keynote talks, given by well-respected researchers such as Prof. dr. Geert Molenberghs, Prof. dr. Niel Hens, Prof. dr. Pierre Van Damme, and Prof. dr. Peter J. Diggle, you will be introduced to key concepts in themes such as survey sampling, statistical and mathematical (mechanistic) modelling, common mistakes in the interpretation of statistical results, visualisation of complex data analysis results, etc. Case studies will mostly cover epidemiological and ecological contexts, but the concepts are widely applicable in all types of empirical research.
At the end of the workshop, participants will be able to...
An important part of preparing for any further professional step is becoming (more) aware of the competences you have developed and/or want to develop. In the current workshop, the following competences from the UHasselt competency overview are actively dealt with: