Red Door Analytics Winter School 2024

When

Confirmed dates for the 2024 edition of the Winter School are:
18th – 22nd November 2024


 

Where

Elite Palace Hotel
Sankt Eriksgatan 115
Stockholm 113 43
Sweden


 

Programme

Monday – Wednesday:
Statistical methods for population-based cancer survival analysis
with Professor Paul Dickman

Thursday – Friday:
Joint modelling of longitudinal and survival data
with Dr Michael Crowther


 

Register your interest

Fill in the below form and be the first to know when registration opens:


 

FAQs

What is the School fee?

Early Bird (before 1 June) Regular (1 June-)
3-day course
   PhD student 5,950 SEK 6,600 SEK
   Academic/Industry 8,950 SEK 9,900 SEK
2-day course
   PhD student 3,950 SEK 4,400 SEK
   Academic/Industry 5,950 SEK 6,600 SEK
(All fees excluding VAT)

What is included in the School fee?

The School fee include all course materials (digital & printed versions), as well as lunches and coffee breaks, and one scheduled dinner per course.

What happens after I submit a registration request?

Once the registration form has been successfully submitted, you will receive (within a week) an invoice for the School fee. Your place will be provisionally held until full payment has been received, after which you will receive confirmation that your place is secured. Full payment must be received prior to the School.

What should I bring?

Please bring a laptop with administrator rights (so you can install software) for use in the practical sessions.

What software will be used?

The primary software for both courses will be Stata, with support for Stata version 17 or higher. A temporary Stata license can be provided if requested when you register. For the 2-day joint models course, full R support will also be available.

What if I need to cancel?

Cancellation must be done by e-mail at least 4 weeks before the School starts, in which case a full refund will be given. If cancellation is requested 7-28 days before the School, 50% of the fee will be refunded. If cancellation is requested within 7 days of the School starting, no refund will be given. Red Door Analytics AB reserves the right to cancel or postpone any course or School, in which case fees will be refunded in full. In the case of cancellation, Red Door Analytics AB will not be held liable for registrants travel or accommodation costs. Please ensure you have travel insurance for the duration of your trip and the School.

Do I need to include any documentation in my registration?

If you are registering as a PhD student, please email a copy of your student ID or a signed letter from your supervisor confirming your student status (on university letter headed paper), to [email protected]. This must be received before an invoice can be sent.

What payment methods are accepted?

Following submission of the registration form, an invoice will be sent to the specified email address, with payment due within 30 days. Card payments are not accepted.

Where should I stay?

Course participants are offered a reduced rate at the Elite Palace Hotel, subject to availability. More information will be provided following successful registration. Other recommend hotels are
Scandic Continental, T-Centralen
Elite Hotel Karolina Tower

How do I get there?

  • By air
    Arlanda Airport is the closest airport to Stockholm, with international connections to the rest of the world.
  • From the airport
    You can travel from Arlanda airport to Stockholm city using any of the following:

    • Flygbussarna bus, takes 40 minutes and stops just outside the Elite Hotel Palace (stop Norra Stationsgatan). One-way trip 129 SEK: https://www.flygbussarna.se/en/arlanda
    • Arlanda Express fast train, takes just under 20 minutes to Stockholm C: Round trip ticket 600 SEK, https://www.arlandaexpress.com/
    • Taxi (one way to central Stockholm, 750 SEK). We recommend taxi firms “Taxi Stockholm” or “Taxi Kurir”.
  • By train
    Trains arrive at the Central station, connected to many parts of Europe.

Will sessions be available online?

This is an in-person event only, and sessions will not be recorded.

I need a visa to attend, what do I do?

Participants are responsible for obtaining a visa to Sweden, if necessary. We urge applicants to contact the course administration ([email protected]) as early as possible, if they require an invitation letter.

I can’t find the answer to my question, what should I do?

We’d be delighted to hear from you – just send your question to [email protected] and we’ll get back to you as soon as possible.