IIF-SAS Grant for research in forecasting — Winners announced
For the twentieth 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 2023 year will be (2) $10,000 grants; in business applications and methodology.
Please join in congratulating the winners!
Kristen Schell, Carleton University, for the project proposal in the category of Methodology, Spatio-temporal Probabilistic Forecasting of Circular Variables: Enhancing the Value of Wind Power Prospective Models by Incorporating Wind Direction Probabilistic Forecasts
Xuguang Simon Sheng, American University, for the project proposal in the category of Applications, A Novel Method for Eliciting Business Inflation Expectations
The call for applications for the 2024 awards will be in August. For more details on how to apply and see past recipients, visit our award’s webpage.