Conferences & Workshops

Statistical Society of Canada 2013 Annual Meeting
June 3-6, 2012
Contributed Presentation
University of Guelph, Guelph, Ontario, Canada


AMPCamp 2012 Big Data Bootcamp
August 21-22, 2012
Participant
UC Berkeley, Berkeley, California, United States


Statistical Society of Canada 2012 Annual Meeting
June 3-6, 2012
Contributed Presentation
University of Guelph, Guelph, Ontario, Canada


SHARCNET Research Day
May 23, 2012
Contributed Presentation
University of Guelph, Guelph, Ontario, Canada


Global Geospatial Conference 2012
May 14-17, 2012
Poster Presentation
Quebec City, Quebec, Canada


Electronic Conference on Teaching Statistics 2012
May 14-18, 2012
Virtual Poster Presentation
CAUSEWEB


Statistics 2011 Canada/IMST 2011/FIM XX
July 1-4, 2011
Invited Speaker
Universite Laval, Montreal, Quebec, Canada


Statistical Society of Canada 2011 Annual Meeting
June 12-15, 2011
Poster Presentation
Acadia University, Wolfville, Nova Scotia, Canada


GEOIDE/MITACS Summer School on Spatial Statistics for Non-Gaussian Data
May 20-22, 2011
Organizer, Participant
Western University, London, Ontario, Canada


Southern Ontario Statistics Graduate Students Seminar Days (SOSGSSD) 2011
May 18-19, 2011
Organizer, Presenter
Western University, London, Ontario, Canada


2011 Annual Scientific Conference - Geomatics Solutions to Guide Decision-Making
May 16-17, 2011
Poster Presentation and Co-authored Presentation
Toronto, Ontario, Canada


BIRS Workshop on Front Propagation in Heterogeneous Media
October 17-22, 2010
Presenter
Banff International Research Station, Banff, Alberta, Canada


Wildland Fire Canada 2010 Conference
October 5-7, 2010
Poster Presentation
Kitchener, Ontario, Canada


Simon Fraser University

GEOIDE/MITACS Summer School on Climate Models and Spatial Statistics
July 26-30, 2010
Participant
Simon Fraser University - Burnaby, British Columbia, Canada


University of Toronto

Fields Workshop on Modelling Indirectly or Imprecisely Observed Data
December 10-12, 2009
Participant
Fields Institute, Western University - London, Ontario, Canada


University of Guelph

Biomathematics and Biostatistics Symposium 2009
September 3, 2009
Co-authored Presentation
University of Guelph - Guelph, Ontario, Canada


University of Bologna

TIES 2009 - 20th Annual Conference of The International Environmetrics Society
July 5-9, 2009
Invited Speaker
University of Bologna - Bologna, Italy

Hinton Training Centre

Mathematics and Spatial Statistics Fire (GEOIDE/MITACS) Summer Workshop
June 22-23, 2009
Participant
Hinton Training Centre - Hinton, Alberta, Canada


Hinton Training Centre

Mathematical and Statistical Descriptions of Forest Fire Spread: Spatial Statistics and Level Set Methods
June 15-19, 2009
Participant
Hinton Training Centre - Hinton, Alberta, Canada


University of Toronto

Fields Workshop on Forest Fire Spotting
April 23-24, 2009
Participant
Fields Institute, University of Toronto - Toronto, Ontario, Canada



Publications

  1. Braun, W.J., Jones, B.L., Lee, J.S.W., Woolford, D.G., Wotton, B.M. (2010) Forest Fire Risk Assessment: An Illustrative Example from Ontario, Canada. Journal of Probability and Statistics, Article ID 823018, 26 pages, 2010. doi:10.1155/2010/823018.


Awards

Western University

  • Graduate Thesis Research Award (2013)
  • University Student Council Teaching Honour Roll
  • Ontario Graduate Scholarship (2012-2013)
  • SSC Student Research Presentation Award (2011)
  • Ontario Graduate Scholarship (2011-2012)
  • Ontario Graduate Scholarship in Science and Technology (2010-2011)
  • MITACS ACCELERATE Internship (2009)
  • Western Graduate Research Scholarship (2008-2012)
  • Western Graduate Scholarship (2008-2012)

University of Waterloo

  • Math Teaching Fellowship (2006-2007)
  • René Descartes Scholarship (2003-2006)

Don Mills Collegiate Institute

  • Pascal Contest Gold Medal (1999)