Forecasting news and blogs

Congratulations to Yves Sagaert 14/11/17

Congratulations to Yves Sagaert

Yves Sagaert successfully defended his PhD thesis entitled “Tactical Sales Forecasting with External Leading Indicators”.

Florian Dost joins CMAF 06/11/17

Florian Dost joins CMAF

We are happy to announce that Dr Florian Dost joined CMAF as a senior lecturer in Marketing Analytics.

Successful PhD defence for Lida Barakat 30/10/17

Successful PhD defence for Lida Barakat

The Centre for Marketing Analytics and Forecasting congratulates Lida Barakat for her successful PhD defence.

Forewarned: A Sceptic’s Guide to Prediction 23/10/17

Forewarned: A Sceptic’s Guide to Prediction

Honorary Visiting Researcher, Paul Goodwin, has published a new book which aims to sharpen your perception of forecasting and tells you when you can trust a forecast and when you should be sceptical.

LUMS team wins IJF Best Paper Award 17/10/17

LUMS team wins IJF Best Paper Award

Nikos Kourentzes, Fotios Petropoulos and Juan R. Trapero have won this year’s International Journal of Forecasting best paper award.

CMAF attends the OR conference 01/10/17

CMAF attends the OR conference

Nikos Kourentzes and Patrick Saoud attended the 59th annual Operational Research Society conference held in Loughborough.