5th Nordic-Baltic Biometric Conference – registration and abstract before Feb. 15.

5th Nordic-Baltic Biometric Conference, Reykjavik, Iceland, June 8-10, 2015

We are pleased to welcome you to the 5th Nordic-Baltic Biometric
Conference (NBBC15) that will be held in Reykjavik, Iceland, on June 8-10,

Registration and abstract submission are open at;

The abstract deadline is February 15, 2015.

The conference is hosted by the University of Iceland; http://english.hi.is/

The venue is Hilton Reykjavik Nordica; http://www.hiltonreykjavik.com/

General information on NBBC15 can be found under;

The keynote speakers are:
- Odd Aalen, SJS invited speaker (Norway)
- Daniel Gudbjartsson (Iceland)
- John Hinde (Ireland) (IBS President)

The invited sessions are:
- Registry-based research
- High-throughput data analysis
- Modeling forest structure and dynamics
- Statistical methods in fisheries and ecology
- Causal inference
- Modern statistical methods for the analysis of psychiatric data
(details; https://notendur.hi.is/~birgirhr/nbbc15_program.htm)

Two Pre-Conference Courses (Sunday, June 7, 2015):
- Statistical analysis of sequencing data
- Causal inference with Mendelian randomization
(details; https://notendur.hi.is/~birgirhr/nbbc15_program.htm)

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