ASSESS: SPSS USERS' GROUP 11th ANNUAL UK MEETING

FRIDAY 31st OCTOBER 1997, 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 The man in the middle: SPSS from the perspective of a new commercial user, by Justin Porter (Entri Research Ltd)
11.00 Cosinor analysis of accident risk using SPSS's regression procedures, by Peter Watson (Medical Research Council) [PowerPoint slides]
11.30 BREAK (10 mins)
11.40 Titles for Tables: an application of SPSS macros, by Rod Pawsey (Sheffield)
12.10 SPSS news, by Jon Petersen (SPSS International BV)
12.50 LUNCH
1.50 Assessing the importance of items in market research, by Ken Baker (Ken Baker Associates)
2.20 WORKSHOPS AND DEMONSTRATIONS (PARALLEL SESSIONS) Getting the sample size right: a brief introduction to power analysis, by Jeremy Miles (University of Derby)
A first look at SPSS Release 8.0, by Jarlath Quinn (SPSS UK Ltd)
SPSS Data Entry for Windows: the beta test version, by Jon Petersen (SPSS International BV)
3.20 TEA
3.50 Annual General Meeting of ASSESS
4.30 Informal discussion time
5.00 CLOSE