Introductory workshop 04-15 March 2024

Posted 16 January 2024 by Eric Rexstad

Accepting widening participation scholarship applications now; General registration open 22 January 2024

Interactive introductory distance sampling training, first announcement

Official registration for the March 2024 workshop will begin the week of 22 January 2024, but applications are now being accepted for the widening participation scholarship (details below).

We are offering the training workshop in 10 2.5-hour blocks in March 2024. The workshop will be delivered using Zoom web conferencing software along with R-Studio “in the cloud”.☁️ You will need (free) accounts for both pieces of software ( and There will be an internet connection testing and general orientation session 22-26 February 2024.

Widening participation scholarship

One place will have the registration fee waived, for participants from under-represented groups. Details of eligibility and application process at Deadline for scholarship applications for the March 2024 introductory workshop is 24 January 2024.

Important details

  • Workshop dates and time: 04-15 March 2024; 1400-1630 British Standard Time
  • Registration deadline: 21 February 2024📅
  • Enrolment limit: 14
  • Cost: 225 British pounds 💵
  • What is included: Lectures, exercises, code, data all available online📃

Further details

At the webpage above, you will find a link to the St Andrews online shop where payment is made. Registration will open the week of 22 January 2024. After you registration, I will contact you with additional details regarding workshop electronic materials, etc.

Feel free to contact me ( with questions. Please share this announcement with interested colleagues.