Joint FMS-SSL seminar in Bayesian Data Analysis 6-7 May

Bayesian Data Analysis Workshop including hands-on Demonstration (6-7 May, Espoo)

Föreningen för Medicinsk Statistik (FMS) together with Statistikot Suomen Lääketeollisuudessa (SSL) invite you to a one-day workshop on Monday 6 May, at Orion Pharma in Espoo. The day will begin with an introductory lecture by Professor Emeritus Elja Arjas (University of Helsinki) followed by relevant case stories presented by colleagues from Finland, Sweden and Denmark.

The annual general meeting of SSL will be held in the afternoon after the scientific program.

In the morning of Tuesday 7 May, the workshop will continue with a half-day hands-on demonstration on Bayesian data-analysis. The demonstration will be given by Jukka Ranta (Finnish Food Safety Authority Evira).

Details of how to register, including the small registration fee, will be distributed shortly, together with the preliminary agenda.

Please already book the dates in your calendar in order not to miss this opportunity to improve your skills in Bayesian statistics and to network with your colleagues across Gulf of Bothnia! Meanwhile, please address any questions on this event to Tommi Nurminen (

Organizing committee