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[1 Feb 2022 | Comments Off on ICSA Panel Discusses Partnerships, Collaborations Across Sectors, Part 2 | ]

During the 2021 International Chinese Statistical Association Applied Statistics Symposium, several panelists discussed the key elements of forming and sustaining successful collaborations and partnerships, along with challenges and barriers. This is Part 2 of a two-part panel that includes six experts from either academia, industry or consulting, with Kelly Zou as the moderator.

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[1 Jan 2022 | Comments Off on ICSA Panel Discusses Partnerships, Collaborations Across Sectors | ]
ICSA Panel Discusses Partnerships, Collaborations Across Sectors

During the 2021 International Chinese Statistical Association Applied Statistics Symposium, several panelists discussed the key elements of forming and sustaining successful partnerships and collaborations, along with the challenges and barriers.

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[1 Sep 2009 | Comments Off on The Heart of a Statistician’s Career: Relationships and Interactions | ]
The Heart of a Statistician’s Career: Relationships and Interactions

About 25 years ago, I managed to save just enough money to get my prized 1969 Mustang fixed and painted. At dinner the night after I got it back from the body shop, my 9-year-old son, Derek, said, “Dad, some of the MUSTANG letters on the trunk are loose.” I reacted with annoyance, saying, “No, they’re not, Derek. I just paid a lot of money to get the car fixed and painted. It’s fine!” The rest of the meal passed in silence.

A week later, I was pumping gas and discovered I was now the proud owner of a MU TANG.