Alcuin Research Resource Centre (ARRC)


Alcuin Research Resource Centre (ARRC)
Alcuin Way, Heslington Lane, Heslington, York YO10 5DD


25 Oct 2019


9:30 am - 4:30 pm

SPSS Users Meeting

PhD students from the White Rose Universities are invited to join the SPSS Users meetings for a day of courses and lectures. Three courses will run in parallel on the 25th October covering the following topics:

Full day course

9.30am – 4.30pm with a networking buffet lunch between 11.30am and 2.15pm

An introduction to dealing with missing data in research studies, led by a member of the Centre for Applied Statistics, University College London.

Half Day courses

9.30am to 11.30am

An introduction to Multilevel models in IBM SPSS, led by Laszlo Horvath and Raluca Popp, University of Exeter

2.15pm – 4.30pm

First steps in SPSS syntax, led by Helen Gray, University of Durham (includes a coffee break mid-afternoon)

Attendees should indicate on booking whether they wish to attend the full day course, or the morning, afternoon or both half day courses.

Lunch break plenary talks

11.50am – 12.20pm

Statistical inference of binomial proportions using mixed models in IBM SPSS

Diana Kornbrot, University of Hertforshire

1.00pm – 2.15pm

Easy ways to mislead yourself with missing data and how to avoid them

Laurence Moseley, University of South Wales

What’s new in IBM SPSS version 26

Dusan Magula, IBM SPSS

Attendees will be able to obtain training in IBM SPSS Statistics from experienced tutors who are fellow users. You will learn about statistical methods used for data analysis in IBM SPSS Statistics, and exchange ideas with other IBM SPSS Statistics users.

Places are limited, so please make sure you book in advance to avoid disappointment. Further details can be found on the SPSS users website.

When booking (via email) please make sure you include the word ACCESS in the Subject field. The deadline for booking is Friday 18th October 2019.