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Stata Conference

Come join us in Columbus, home to the state capital of Ohio and Ohio State University, for two days of networking and Stata exploration. The conference includes, in addition to user contributions, presentations by StataCorp developers on new Stata 14 features.

Don't miss this opportunity to connect with fellow researchers as well as developers who wrote Stata 14!

Please check back soon for the coming program.

In the mean time, have a look at the following confirmed talks...

When July 30–31, 2015
Where Hyatt Regency Columbus
350 North High Street
Columbus, Ohio
Who Stata developers
You and Stata users from around the world
Cost $195 two-day, $75 student
$125 one-day, $50 student
Optional dinner TBA
Registration opens soon

Item response theory models in Stata
Rebecca Pope
Health Econometrician, StataCorp

Estimating Markov-switching regression models in Stata
Ashish Rajbhandari
Senior Econometrician, StataCorp

Small-sample inference for linear mixed-effects models
Xiao Yang
Senior Statistician and Software Developer, StataCorp

Between and beyond: Irregular series, interpolation, variograms and smoothing
Nicholas Cox
Department of Geography, Durham University

Development of a project-based statistics course for applied biostatistics using Stata
Frank Snyder
Purdue University

Postestimation parameter recentering and rescaling
Douglas Hemken
Social Science Computing Cooperative, University of Wisconsin-Madison

Distribution-free estimation of heteroskedastic binary response models in Stata
Jason Blevins
Department of Economics, The Ohio State University
Shakeeb Khan
Duke University

Data workflows with Stata and Python
Stephen Childs
Education Policy Research Initiative, University of Ottawa
Dejan Pavlic
Education Policy Research Initiative

Meta-analysis on the effects of interviewer supportiveness on the accuracy of children's reports
Christine Wells
Statistical Consulting Group, UCLA
Karen Saywitz, PhD
Rakel Larson, MA
University of California, Riverside
Sue Hobbs, PhD
University of California, Davis

tetrad: A program for confirmatory tetrad analysis
Shawn Bauldry
University of Alabama at Birmingham
Kenneth Bollen
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

15 years a consultant
Phil Ender
UCLA Statistical Consulting Group (Ret)

Statistical process control charts
Barbara Williams
Virginia Mason Medical Center

A comparison of modeling scales in flexible parametric models
Noori Akhtar-Danesh
McMaster University

midasinla: midas goes Bayesian via R-INLA
Ben Adarkwa Dwamena
University of Michigan Medical School

Robust inference in regression-discontinuity designs
Matias Cattaneo
University of Michigan
Sebastian Calonico
University of Michigan
Rocio Titiunik
University of Michigan

Linear dynamic panel-data estimation using maximum likelihood and structural equation modeling
Richard Williams
Department of Sociology, University of Notre Dame
Paul Allison
Department of Sociology, University of Pennsylvania
Enrique Moral Benito
Banco de Espana Madrid


The Hyatt Regency Columbus is offering a special rate of $169 per night for Stata Conference attendees staying between July 28 and August 1, 2015. Book by July 7 to receive the special rate.

Reserve your room now.

Hyatt Regency Columbus
350 North High Street
Columbus, Ohio 43215
(614) 463-1234
Website and reservations

See you in Columbus!

Scientific committee

Stanley Lemeshow
(chair of review team)
Ohio State University
Timothy R. Sahr (coordinator)
Ohio Colleges of Medicine
Government Resource Center
Applied Research
Marcus Berzofsky
RTI, International
Survey Research
Christopher Browning
Ohio State University
Anand Desai
Ohio State University
Public Policy
Christopher Holloman
Ohio State University
Bo Lu
Ohio State University
Eric Seiber
Ohio State University
Health Economics


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