# Hyndsight

### Monash Quarto Templates

I’ve created some quarto templates with Monash University branding.

### Australian Academy of Science

The Australian Academy of Science has put out a new video about my work.

### Notation for forecast reconciliation

The various papers on forecast reconcilation written over the last 13 years have not used a consistent notation. We have revised our notation as we have slowly come to understand the problem better. This is common in a new area, but it makes it tricky to read the literature as you need to figure out how the notation of each paper maps to what you’ve already read.

### WOMBAT 2022

WOMBAT is back! The WOMBAT conferences are “Workshops Organized by the Monash Business Analytics Team”. The first one was held in 2016, and later editions took place in 2017 and 2019. The 2022 version will take place on 6-7 December.

### Time series and forecasting workshop: 9-10 November 2022

In most recent years, I’ve run a 2-3 day workshop, held in various locations around the world. The one this year will be in Canberra on 9-10 November, and will be taught jointly with Associate Professor Bahman Rostami-Tabar. Details are here.

### Forecasting COVID-19

### Non-Gaussian forecasting using fable

**fable**package, we saw how fable can produce forecast distributions, not just point forecasts. All my examples used Gaussian (normal)…

### Tidy forecasting in R

**fable**package for doing tidy forecasting in R is now on CRAN. Like

**tsibble**and

**feasts**, it is also part of the tidyverts family of packages for analysing, modelling and…

### Feature-based time series analysis

`feasts`

package can be used to produce various time series graphics.
### Time series graphics using feasts

### Translations of “Forecasting: principles and practice”

### Advice to PhD applicants

**For students who are interested in doing a PhD at Monash under my supervision.**

### forecast 8.5

### M4 Forecasting Conference

### Forecasting in NYC: 25-27 June 2018

**Forecasting using R**. Tickets are available at Eventbrite.

### R package for M4 Forecasting Competition

### M4 Forecasting Competition update

### Some new time series packages

**tscompdata**) contains several large collections of time series that…

### M4 Forecasting Competition: response from Spyros Makridakis

*Following my post on the M4 competition yesterday, Spyros Makridakis sent me these comments for posting here.*### M4 Forecasting Competition

### rOpenSci OzUnconference coming to Melbourne

**rOpenSci OzUnconference**in Australia. This one will be held in Melbourne, on 26-27 October 2017.

### Forecasting workshop in Perth

### Software for honours students

### Monash Rmarkdown templates on github

### Follow-up forecasting forum in Eindhoven

### forecast 8.0

### The Australian Macro Database

### Q&A: predictive analytics

### Q&A time

### Come to Melbourne, even if not to Monash

### R package forecast v7.2 now on CRAN

### Rmarkdown template for a Monash working paper

### Tourism time series repository

### The latest IJF issue with GEFCom2014 results

*IJF*is a bumper issue with over 500 pages of forecasting insights.

### rOpenSci unconference in Brisbane, 21-22 April 2016

### ACEMS Business Analytics Prize 2016

### Starting a career in data science

### Making data analysis easier

*” for 18-19 February 2016.*

**Making data analysis easier**### Who’s downloading the forecast package?

### The hidden benefits of open-source software

### Reproducibility in computational research

### Useful tutorials

### My Yahoo talk is now online

### IJF best paper awards

### North American seminars: June 2015

### R vs Autobox vs ForecastPro vs …

### New in forecast 6.0

### Thinking big at Yahoo

**Friday 26 June**. I hope I can live up to the title!

### Travelling Thilaksha

### Paperpile makes me more productive

### A new open source data set for detecting time series outliers

### Statistical modelling and analysis of big data

### RSS feeds for statistics and related journals

### Seminars in Taiwan

### Di Cook is moving to Monash

### Prediction competitions

### Seasonal periods

### Jobs at Amazon

### Resources for the FPP book

### Forecasting with R in WA

### GEFCom 2014 energy forecasting competition is underway

### Visit of Di Cook

### Student forecasting awards from the IIF

### Varian on big data

*Journal of Economic Perspectives*,

**28**(2): 3-28.

### Specifying complicated groups of time series in hts

### European talks. June-July 2014

### Data science market places

### Structural breaks

### To explain or predict?

*Statistical Science*,

**25**(3), 289-310. (See her website for further materials.) This…

### New jobs in business analytics at Monash

### Great papers to read

### Seven forecasting blogs

### Errors on percentage errors

### My forecasting book now on Amazon

### Job at Center for Open Science

### Fast computation of cross-validation in linear models

### Interview for the Capital of Statistics

### Computational Actuarial Science with R

### Automatic time series forecasting in Granada

*Automatic Time Series Forecasting*.

### Looking for a new post-doc

### How to get your paper rejected quickly

### Probabilistic Energy Forecasting

*International Journal of Forecasting*is calling for papers on probabilistic energy forecasting. Here are the details (taken from Tao Hong’s blog).

### Reflections on UseR! 2013

### Forecasting annual totals from monthly data

### Establishing priority

### Batch forecasting in R

### Man vs Wild Data

### Makefiles for R/LaTeX projects

**Updated:**21 November 2012

### COMPSTAT2012

### Blogs about research

### My new forecasting textbook

### Following authors on Google Scholar

### Researcher portals

### Statistical tests for variable selection

### In praise of Dropbox

### Data visualization videos

### CrossValidated launched!

**The CrossValidated Q&A site is now out of beta and the new design and site name is live.**