Forecasting news

07/02/13

Reserve a Masters Student Project for 2013!

Need support in a project? Develop new forecasting algorithms? Setup a forecasting system? Audit your current forecasting models or processes?

23/01/13

Visiting PhD student from Hong Kong Polytechnic University joins LCF

The Lancaster Centre for Forecasting is continuously expanding and strengthening its activities in both research and practice. Towards this direction, M. Bastian Gao Zixuan (PhD candidate from the School of Hotel and Tourism Management of the Hong Kong Polytechnic University under Professor Haiyan Song's supervision) has recently joined the Centre as a visiting researcher, engaging in joint research and working with academic colleagues.

Forecasting Centre's Devon Kennard Barrow featured in the latest ORACLE newsletter 19/12/12

Forecasting Centre's Devon Kennard Barrow featured in the latest ORACLE newsletter

PhD student Devon Kennard Barrow of the Lancaster Centre for Forecasting was featured in the latest THE ORACLE newsletter, December 2012, Vol. 14, No. 2 (ISSN 1814-1455 for Print & ISSN 1814-1463 for Online) of the International Institute of Forecasters. Below please find an excerpt of his interview:

Forecasting and Jeremy Paxman 12/12/12

Forecasting and Jeremy Paxman

Professor Robert Fildes comments on Jeremy Paxman's recent interview.

10/12/12

LCF further expands and strengthens its activities

The Lancaster Centre for Forecasting is continuously expanding and strengthening its activities in both research and practice. Towards this direction, two Postdoctoral Researchers have recently joined the Centre, engaging in joint research, working with academic colleagues and students whilst developing their research agenda.

29/11/12

Research visit to Lancaster by Professor Spyros Makridakis

The Lancaster Centre for Forecasting regularly hosts academic visitors. As a part of this, Emeritus Professor of Decision Sciences Spyros Makridakis from INSEAD Business School visited our Department on Wednesday 21 November 2012.