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  1. Apr. 24, 2019Machine-learning earnings: Novel approach triples investment successDollar signs on a blue background

    University of Waterloo researchers have developed a new framework that increases the probability of meeting your investment target by threefold.

    The data-driven approach, which is enhanced by machine learning, significantly outperforms traditional methods used by investors and people saving for retirement.

  2. Apr. 18, 2019New AI tool able to better identify bad dataMetadata

    Researchers have developed a novel tool for managing the quality of your data. 

  3. Apr. 17, 2019New software tool could provide answers to some of life’s most intriguing questions DNA

    A University of Waterloo researcher has spearheaded the development of a software tool that can provide conclusive answers to some of the world’s most fascinating questions. 

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  1. Apr. 25 to 27, 2019Senior Women Academic Administrators of CanadaSWAAC logo

    This year, the University of Waterloo, Wilfrid Laurier University, and Conestoga College are co-hosting the Senior Women’s Academic Administrators of Canada Conference (SWAAC) at UW April 25th – 27th, 2019.

  2. May 15 to 16, 2019Survey Research Data Analysis: 101 And Beyond

    This workshop provides a crash course on using statistical methods and software when conducting data analysis in survey research. There will be a hands-on opportunity to conduct basic data analysis using SAS software. This workshop is presented by Dr. Christian Boudreau, Co-director of the SRC, along with Grace Li from the International Tobacco Control (ITC) Project.

  3. May 27, 2019Waterloo Mathematics Networking Reception in CalgaryU of C entrance photo


    Join us and fellow Math alumni for a cold drink and appetizers at the University of Calgary. Professor Stefan Steiner, Chair of Statistics & Actuarial Science, will share exciting updates from the Faculty and Waterloo.

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