News

Nov
2019

Select Sleuths Save Framed Detective!

Last week the Select team ventured out of the comfort and safety of our offices at Oxygen House and entered a sinister tale of betrayal and danger to tackle the mystery of "The Shadow Darkens"!

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Nov
2019

Sarah Wins Science Council CSci CPD Award 2019

Congratulations to our Acting MD Sarah on winning the Science Council’s Chartered Scientist (CSci) Continuing Professional Development (CPD) Award 2019, and to all those worthy winners and commendations at the awards last week.

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Oct
2019

Using Data to Drive Your Business

Earlier this month, one of our senior consultants Jo attended a conference on “Using Data to Drive Your Business”, hosted by the Exeter Analytics Network. The event was a great opportunity to meet with other local organisations and discuss how data science and statistics can be harnessed to help businesses.

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Oct
2019

100 Years of Education Trials: No Significant Difference?

Last week, Jo attended an event celebrating the centenary of the first reported randomised controlled trial (RCT) in education. One of the panellists described the event as "the Glastonbury of experts in educational RCTs". The debate covered some of the history, the challenges and the successes of conducting trials in educational settings.

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Sep
2019

Tamba Publish World-First Report

Select were pleased to provide statistical support for the Twins & Multiple Births Association (Tamba) on their project on maternity unit engagement for twins and multiple births. Tamba have released a world-first report on the project, exploring the effects of adherence to NICE multiple pregnancy guidance.

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Sep
2019

Developing the Next Generation of Data Scientists

Our Acting MD Sarah was delighted to be invited to speak to teenagers from Exeter College and Exeter Maths School about what it’s like to work as a real world data scientist. The outreach event held at the University of Exeter last week followed an intensive one-week summer course undertaken by the students.

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