Forecasting news and blogs
Advances in forecasting sporadic and intermittent demand products
Researchers at the Lancaster Centre for Forecasting have investigated ways to improve forecasting performance of intermittent or sporadic demand products.
Forecasting with Collaborative Information: results of a workshop
The Lancaster Centre for Forecasting successfully organised the workshop "Forecasting with Collaborative Information" on Tuesday, April 23, 2013 at the Work Foundation.
How to improve your marketing decisions?
In this article, Dr Gokhan Yildirim, of the Lancaster Centre for Forecasting, explains how his recent research can improve the quality of marketing decision making.
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?
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
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: