The ISF offers unique, tailored workshops for symposium registrants. These workshops offer the opportunity to participate in an in-depth look at a specific forecasting theme.

All times are UTC/GMT. There is a fee of US$50 per workshops. When registering for the symposium, you will be given the option to sign up for a workshop(s).

The fee for non-members is US$225 per workshop. Please contact the IIF Business Director.

Workshop 1

Deep Learning for Forecasting
27 June, 6-10pm

Tim Januschowski, Manager, Machine Learning Scientist, Amazon Development Center
Lorenzo Stella, Senior Machine Learning Scientist, Amazon Development Center

Workshop 2

Long Memory in Volatility
27 June, 6-10pm

Malvina Marchese, City University of London and Timberlake Consultants

Workshop 3

Forecasting to Meet Demand
1 July, 6-10 pm

Stephan Kolassa, Data Science Expert, SAP Switzerland AG
Roland Martin, Research Expert, SAP Switzerland AG

Workshop 4

Business Forecasting: Techniques, Application and Best Practices
1 July, 6-10pm

Eric Stellwagen, President and co-founder, Business Forecast Systems, Inc.
Sarah Darin, Senior Consultant, Business Forecast Systems, Inc.

Workshop 5

Formulating State Space Models
2 July, 6-10pm

Rajesh Selukar, Principal Research Statistician Developer, SAS

Workshop 6

Evaluating forecasting performance
2 July, 6-10pm

Evangelos Spiliotis, Research Fellow, Forecasting and Strategy Unit, School of Electrical and Computer Engineering, National Technical University of Athens