The International Institute of Forecasters (IIF) 34th International Symposium on Forecasting (ISF) will take place in Rotterdam, the Netherlands.
In this issue we have: Forecasting Profitability; Monetary policy expectations; Estimation Errors and Prediction Errors; and Prediction of Macroeconomic Performance in Pacific Island Countries.
Hundreds of billions of dollars have been spent on the United States homeland security since 9/11, and numerous models have been developed to study the strategic interactions between defenders and adversaries, e.g. attackers or terrorists.
Adobe has announced a powerful new predictive publishing capability which predicts social engagement on individual pieces of content and automatically suggests ideal timing to improve how that content will perform.
A new online tool allows fleet decision-makers to predict individual vehicle real world fuel consumption.
The Good Judgment research team is preregistering new forecasters for the next tournament year of the the Aggregative Contingent Estimation (ACE) Program.
The Bank of England has agreed to improve its forecasting record after its shortcomings were highlighted last year by three external reviews.
Scientific Technologies Corporation has announced the release of a free and open source immunization forecasting web service for public health entities in the United States.
Researchers have shown that incorporating the intra-day relationships of electricity prices and trading volumes improves the accuracy of forecasts of daily electricity spot prices.
There will be a Forecasting Stream of Special Sessions at the 26th EURO-INFORMS European Conference on Operational Research, July 1-4, 2013 in Rome, Italy.