The Sheffield Methods Institute launches Social & Business Statistics Network

Social & Business Statistics

The exciting new initiative will foster a collaborative and supportive environment for staff and postgraduates and external businesses providing opportunities for training, feedback, advice, and research collaboration.

The SBS aims to build a community of researchers and professionals interested in social and business statistics., and also to help provide opportunities for continuous professional development for staff and postgraduate students with respect to applied statistical skills and methods through:

  • training events
  • workshops
  • reading groups
  • methods taster events
  • knowledge exchange events
  • PhD focused events
  • Promote and link existing networks and groups.

The SBS will also encourage collaborative research activities such as grant applications, conferences and outward facing activities, the development of collaborative teaching activities to foster cross-fertilisation of skills and teaching methods.

If you are interested in joining the SBS network please complete a short survey to express your interest.