Forecasting news and blogs
Improving forecast quality in practice: results of a workshop
The Lancaster Centre for Forecasting organised another successful workshop on "Improving forecast quality in practice" held on 12 June 2014 at the Senate House of University of London, and free to attend for all practitioners and academics in forecasting and demand planning.
Improving and reconciling your forecasts using temporal aggregation
In most business forecasting applications, the problem usually directs the granularity of the data that we use for forecasting.
Forecasting call arrivals at a call centre
Call and service centres are an essential resource of today’s businesses, from sales and financial services to emergency response.
Can we rely on judgment to select the best forecasting model?
How does judgmental model selection perform compared to statistical model selection? Fotios Petropoulos and Nikolaos Kourentzes of the Lancaster Centre for Forecasting explain.
Judgmental forecasting experiment: your chance to win £50
The Lancaster Centre for Forecasting invites you to participate in a web-based judgmental forecasting exercise. You are asked to select the best model, based on your judgment, for 32 time series.
Business Insights into Forecasting with SAP-APO DP
The Lancaster Centre for Forecasting organised another successful workshop on "Forecasting with SAP® APO DP" held 30 October 2013 at the Work Foundation in London, and free to attend for all practitioners and academics in forecasting and demand planning.