ASSESS: SPSS USERS' GROUP 9th ANNUAL UK MEETING

FRIDAY 16 NOVEMBER 1995, ST WILLIAM'S COLLEGE, YORK, ENGLAND


PROGRAMME

10.00 REGISTRATION & COFFEE
10.20 Welcome and introduction to the meeting, by Dianne Phillips (Chair, ASSESS; Manchester Metropolitan University)
10.30 SPSS: a relational database solution for 2 billion data items, by Paul Askew (Building Stock Research Division, Dept of the Environment)
10.55 Test-retest and measures of internal consistency: A structural equation formulation, by Mark Shevlin (Nottingham Trent University) and Jeremy Miles (University of Derby)
11.20 SHORT BREAK
11.40 Supporting SPSS users as a university activity, by Noel Wilson (University of Ulster)
12.05 A vision for customer service at SPSS, by Gill Darbyshire (SPSS International BV)
12.30 SPSS news, by Jack Noonan (President and Chief Executive Officer, SPSS Inc)
1.00 LUNCH
1.50 Annual General Meeting of ASSESS
2.10 Discussion Groups Providing local support for SPSS users, chaired by Paul Callow (University of Cambridge) and Noel Wilson (University of Ulster at Jordanstown)
Survey analysis with SPSS, chaired by Ken Baker (Ken Baker Associates) and Martin Van Stavaren (The Harris Research Centre)
3.00 Users' Question Time and Clinic
3.30 TEA
4.00 Workshops How dirty is my data set? Spotting the blemishes, by Evelyn Benett (University of Huddersfield)
Preview of SPSS Release 7.0, by Jon Peterson (SPSS (UK) Ltd)
Building neural network models with Neural Connection (a new SPSS product), by Berni Simmons (SPSS (UK) Ltd)
5.00 CLOSE