Nate Silver - Powerful Predictions

Friday, April 5, 2013 at 1:30pm to 3:00pm

Statler Hall, Statler Auditorium 7 East Ave, Ithaca, NY 14850, USA

Nate Silver has become today's leading statistician through innovative analyses of political polling. He will discuss his new book titled "The Signal and The Noise: Why Most Predictions Fail - But Some Don't". Nate takes us on a tour of modern prediction science, uncovering s surprising connection among humility, uncertainty, and good results.

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Lecture

Departments

Survey Research Institute

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hp, pa

Website

http://sri.cornell.edu

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#nate_silver_-_powerful_predictions

Contact E-Mail

yd17@cornell.edu

Contact Name

Yasamin Miller

Contact Phone

607-255-0148

Speaker

Nate Silver

Speaker Affiliation

NY Times

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