ECR welcomes PhD students, postdoc fellows, newly appointed faculty members, and all forecasters in the early stage of their career. ECR is chaired by Dr. Shari De Baets, Ghent University, with Anna Srogninis, Lancaster University, as the vice chair and Dr. Michał Chojnowski, Warsaw School of Economics, as the secretary.

The following events, hosted by the ECR, took place at ISF in Thessaloniki Greece, 16-19 June, 2019.

  • ECR welcoming event: A meet and great event, refreshments provided, prior to the ISF welcome reception, Sunday, 16 June. Check out the photos from this event and the ISF Welcome Reception!
  • Panel session 1: Life after PhD in academia — Panellists: Tanya Garcia (Texas A&M), Rob Hyndman (Monash), Nikolaos Kourentzes (Lancaster), Haiyan Song (Hong Kong Polytechnic).
  • Panel session 2: Life after PhD in industry — Panellists: Diane Berry (Bain & Company), Carla Di Cairano-Gilfedder (British Telecom), Mike Gilliland (SAS), Roland Martin (SAP).

For more information, contact Dr. Shari De Baets.