Poppy Miller with Dr Lisa Chen presenting the award

Harmonic was honoured to sponsor and present the prizes for Best Student Presentation, at the NZSA Conference, November 2018. Congratulations to the winners (see photo below). 

Our team of data scientists attended to further their knowledge, support the statistics community and network with peers.

Dr Lisa Chen, Chief Analytics Officer presented the student prizes at the NZSA Awards Dinner.  

Glenn Thomas, Senior Data Scientist, shared his industry knowledge and presented on - Leveraging the statistical problem to solve the business problem: A case study from Watercare.

Find out more about the joint NZSA & ORSNZ Conference - 27-29 November 2019.




Photos from the conference (courtesy of NZSA).

Prize winners and company

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Left to Right: Poppy Miller (highly commended), Vanessa Cave (President NZSA)

Ling-yu Li (2nd), Timothy Bilton (highly commended), Olivia Angelin-Bonnet (1st)

Dr Lisa Chen, Ian Westbrooke (outgoing President NZSA), Anjali Gupta (3rd)


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Harmonic data scientists: Dr Lisa Chen, Maojun Wang, Cath Kingston

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The team awaiting dinner. Maojun, Harel, Ploi, Cath, Ari, Sam, Qihang

 Glenn presenting 

Glenn Thomas, presenting 'Leveraging the statistical problem to solve the business problem'- a Watercare case study.