Exploring Your Universe at UCLA is a volunteer-run science fair for all ages that brings in thousands of participants from the greater Los Angeles area. This talk was to a general audience on the question: ‘How can we learn from data?’.
This is an 80-minute invited address to Statistics Canada’s 2022 International Methodology Symposium. Statistics Canada is the Canadian equivalent of the US Federal statistical agencies and Census Bureau. The audience of the Symposium includes all Statistics Canada’s methodology staff as well as external participants.
The talk was presented to the World Health Organization Head Quarters HQ Technical Advisory Group on methodology I developed to track all cause of death mortality over time and estimate the excess mortality during the COVID-19 pandemic."