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Successful workshop on Promotional Modelling and Forecasting 20/10/15

Successful workshop on Promotional Modelling and Forecasting

The Lancaster Centre for Forecasting (LCF) organised a successful and highly stimulating workshop on "Promotional Modelling and Forecasting". This was held on 7 October 2015 at BMA House in London and was free to attend for all practitioners and academics in forecasting and marketing analytics. 

Visiting Professor from Jiangsu University receives research grant 09/09/15

Visiting Professor from Jiangsu University receives research grant

Shaohui Ma, a visitor to the Centre from the School of Economics and Management, Jiangsu University of Science and Technology, has successfully applied for a research grant from the Chinese National Science Foundation. He will work with Robert Fildes on the topic of “Demand forecasting and promotion optimization at SKU level in FMCG retailing”.

LCF presents at ICT and Innovation Forecasting workshop in Paris 26/06/15

LCF presents at ICT and Innovation Forecasting workshop in Paris

Professor Robert Fildes and his doctoral student Oliver Schaer attended the 2nd Workshop on ICT and Innovation Forecasting, held Paris during May 2015. 

Academics join industry representatives in forecasting workshop 29/04/15

Academics join industry representatives in forecasting workshop

Representatives from Satori Partners and Euro Car Parts Ltd have joined academics from Lancaster University Management School for a one-day workshop in London.

Slot machining 20/04/15

Slot machining

On AirTrafficManagement.net, Konstantinos Zografos explains why voluntary scheduling guidelines developed and evolved over the years are not delivering the necessary levels of efficiency, and what is being done about it.

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Visiting Professor from Jiangsu University returns to China 07/01/15

Visiting Professor from Jiangsu University returns to China

Professor Shaohui Ma has just returned to his home university – Jiangsu University of Science and Technology in China – after a successful year-long visit to the Lancaster Centre for Forecasting where he worked with Professor Robert Fildes on modelling and forecasting promotions.