Dr. Sam Savage, the author of The Flaw of Averages, is teaching a seminar series titled 21st Century Risk Modeling in three locations in the US and one in the UK. He will be in San Francisco on Dec. 2, in Chicago on Dec. 9, in New York on Jan. 13, 2011, and in London on May 12, 2011. And you can get 10 percent off the cost of the seminar by entering in the discount code j3se3d when you register at his website.
Savage, who has been a featured speaker in the JMP Explorers seminars, teaches the risk modeling class himself. He says he doesn't assume that attendees have any statistical knowledge or experience.