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Assistance for the organisation of ESTP Courses – Machine learning and Logistic regression

From 25th to 30th March, DevStat organised two training courses in Eurostat premises (Luxembourg). The first one, by José CERVERA-FERRI (DevStat’s CEO) and Prof. Iván ARRIBAS (Univ. of Valencia) on Machine Learning Econometrics, presented methods for alternative econometric estimation using a Machine Learning approach, including linear (Ridge and LASSO methods) and non-linear (Random Forests, Support […]

SPACES: Decentralised Social Spaces for Crowd and Data Driven Innovation

Following its determined values, DevStat is committed to participating in European H2020 projects putting the focus in R & D + i. In 2018 the company presented a proposal to implement the project “SPACES: Decentralised Social Spaces for Crowd and Data Driven Innovation” pertaining to the Information and Communications Technologies program (Objective: ITC-28-2018: Future Hyper-connected […]

The 5th meeting of the Steering Committe QUAL

The draft proposals for recommendations on how to enhance the European Statistical System (ESS) Common Quality Framework were presented and discussed during the 5th meeting of the Steering Committe QUAL held on the 29th of November 2017 in Luxembourg. The proposals were formulated by the consortium DevStat – Statistics Norway within the frame of the […]

The 61st ISI World Statistics Congress (WSC)

Last month, from 16th to 21st July 2017, the 61st ISI World Statistics Congress (WSC) took place in Marrakech. The biennial WSC is the flagship conference of the International Statistical Institute (ISI) and its seven associations. Considering the importance of the congress, DevStat decided to attend the event which brought together eminent statisticians and members […]

DevStat accompanies a study visit of the Cuban National Statistical office…

DevStat accompanies a study visit of the Cuban National Statistical office to the Danish National Statistical Institute on business registers DevStat has organised a study visit to the Danish National Statistical Institute for delegates of the National Statistical office of Cuba (ONEI). The visit took place between the 31 May to 2 June 2017, in the […]

Growing for new opportunities: DevStat’s new organization

Data revolution and behavioural insights: possibly the most game-changing factors in modern decision-making in public and private spheres, requiring a combination of skills and methods. As any innovative company, DevStat has reorganized itself to become a relevant player in this fields.  Upstream, DevStat will contribute to the development of methods linking traditional statistics, Big Data […]

DevStat accompanies a study visit of the Cuban National Statistical office…

DevStat accompanies a study visit of the Cuban National Statistical office to the Colombian National Statistical Department on the production and use of statistics on self-employed and micro enterprises DevStat has organized a study visit to Colombian National Statistical Department (DANE) for delegates of the National Statistical office of Cuba (ONEI). The visit took place […]

Guide to the statistical measurement of Green Production

Under a contract with the UN- Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC), José Cervera, CEO of DevStat, together with Mónica Luz, have published a guide to the statistical measurement of Green Production. The guide allows countries to put in place a system of harmonised surveys to businesses to collect information on inputs, technologies, investments, processes […]