- August 2017: Forecasting the New Zealand election with R and Stan, talk given for the Wellingotn R Users Group. 7MB, HTML.
- August 2017: Science Code in the Public Sector, keynote at the 2017 New Zealand Science Coding Conference. 30MB, PowerPoint.
- December 2016: Prediction intervals for ensemble timeseries, presentation for Australian Statistical Conference 2016. PowerPoint (as requested by the conference organisers).
- June 2016: Modelled Territorial Authority Gross Domestic Product for New Zealand, a talk at the New Zealand Association of Economists 2016 Conference:
- June 2016: Statistical graphics for communicating, a seminar session I gave at the away day for 40 or so of analysts from another government agency (ie not mine).
- May 2016: Big data and evaluation, for the Aotearoa New Zealand Evaluation assocation (anzea)
Warning / disclaimer!
This page contains links to the visual props for presentations I've given as an individual rather than as an official. Sometimes the boundary gets a little grey; in case of troublesome ambiguity, please draw it to my attention and assume I'm speaking on my own behalf rather than my employer.
I try to build my "slides" for presentations as a starter for my talk, rather than as stand-alone documents. Consequently, they really are props rather than the entire content; it's not unusual for me to put up a surprising slide specifically to say why it's misleading, for example. Most of these quite deliberately *should not* make sense if you "weren't there". Nevertheless, they may be of some interest.