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Previous events

Since 2011, Professor Alfred Stein and colleagues - in collaboration with Elsevier - have been organizing this series of Spatial Statistics conferences every 2 years.

2019 will see it come to Spain for the first time!

Spatial Statistics 2017: One World: One Health
Lancaster University, UK
4-7 July 2017

Conference themes

  • Space-time statistics
  • Models for point processes
  • Lattice models
  • Geostatistics
  • Copulas in space and time
  • Spatial extremes
  • Change-point analysis
  • Estimation methods
  • Issues of scale: upscaling and downscaling methodology
  • Stochastic geometry, random sets and stereology
  • Causal statistical modeling
  • Image analysis (e.g. satellite sensor image time-series, DNA data, brain imaging)
  • Predictive modelling
  • Spatial data quality and uncertainty
  • New spatial data sources (e.g. social media, Google, citizen science, crowd sourced data)
  • Large dimensional big spatial data
  • Statistical aspects of epidemiology
  • Geo-Health and One Health
  • Plant and animal diseases
  • Health and Global change
  • Zoonotic and vector-borne diseases (e.g. emerging epidemics)
  • Hazards, disasters and risks (e.g. outbreaks, risk mapping)
  • Ecology (e.g. dispersion, migration, colonisation and invasion of species)
  • Spatial econometrics

Oral programme | Poster programme


Spatial statistics 2015: Emerging patterns
9-12 June 2015
Avignon, France

Conference themes

  • Space-time statistics (e.g. point patterns models, estimation methods, large dimensions, scale issues)
  • Spatial data quality and uncertainty
  • Parameter estimation in PDEs
  • Stochastic geometry, tesselation, point processes, random sets
  • Spatial econometrics
  • New spatial data sources (e.g. big, data, social media, Google, citizen science, crowd source maps)
  • Image analyses (e.g. satellite images time series, DNA data, nano particles, nervous systems)
  • Predictive modelling
  • Tipping points (e.g. sea-level rise, socio-economic shifts)
  • Hazards, disasters and risks (e.g. tsunamis, earthquakes, landslides, air pollution levels)
  • Global change (e.g. stochastic weather generators)
  • Health, medical and epidemiology
  • Plant and animal epidemiology (emerging epidemics)

Ecology (e.g. dispersion, migration, colonisation and invasion of species)

Oral programme | Poster programme

Spatial statistics 2013
4-7 June 2013
Columbus, USA

Conference themes

  • agriculture
  • ecology
  • environmental science
  • forestry
  • geography and geospatial information science
  • geology
  • hydrology
  • meteorology and climatology
  • oceanography
  • official/government data
  • soil science
  • spatial econometrics
  • spatial epidemiology
  • spatial planning

Oral programme | Poster programme

Spatial statistics 2011
23-25 March 2011
Enschede, The Netherlands

Conference themes

  • Mapping global change
  • Spatial and spatio-temporal statistical methodology
  • Environmental issues
  • Ecological and habitat changes
  • Health and epidemiology
  • Economy and energy
  • Image use and analysis
  • Developing countries

Oral programme | Poster programme