For the eighteenth year, the IIF, in collaboration and with financial support from SAS®, is proud to announce financial support for research on how to improve forecasting methods and business forecasting practice. The awards for the 2021 year will be (2) $10,000 grants; in business applications and methodology.
Please join in congratulating the winners for 2021!
Shanika L Wickramasuriya, University of Auckland; Kasun Bandara, University of Melbourne; Hansika Hewamalage, RMIT University, for the project proposal in the category of Methodology Forecasting Hierarchical Time Series using Non-linear Mappings
Jean-François Toubeau, University of Mons; Yi Wang, University of Hong-Kong, for the project proposal in the category of Applications, Privacy-Preserving Renewable Energy Probabilistic Forecasting
The application deadline for the 2022 program is 30 September. For more details on how to apply and see past recipients, visit our award’s webpage.