Multilevel and Mixed Models, May 2017

For Registrants: Here are materials and information that will help you get ready for the seminar.

Time and Place. The first session will begin at 9:00 a.m.on Friday, May 5, in the Admiralty Room of the Hilton Garden Inn, 4200 Admiralty Way, Marina del Rey, Los Angeles 90292. The class will begin promptly, so please arrive about 10 minutes earlier to check in and get organized. Class will end around 5:00 p.m. on both Friday and Saturday. 

Transportation and Parking: Directions can be found here. Parking is complimentary during the day. There’s is a $10 overnight charge. Please mention you are part of the Statistical Horizons group to receive the discounted rate. 

Computers. To participate in the hands-on exercises, you are strongly encouraged to bring a laptop computer. This seminar will use Stata 14 for the many empirical examples and exercises. However, no previous experience with Stata is assumed. You will have access to power outlets and Wifi.

To access wifi during the seminar, enter the case sensitive password spring2017 in to the flash page that should appear once you turn on your computer. 

Seminar participants who are not yet ready to purchase Stata could take advantage of StataCorp’s free 30-day evaluation offer or their 30-day software return policy.

Materials. Materials for download are available here. All downloads should be completed prior to the course.  

Food. Coffee and tea will be served in the morning and soda will be served in the afternoon. There is also a Pavilion Pantry Market in the building open 24 hours. 

For lunch, there are restaurants in the immediate area:

  • Noah’s Bagel (0.2 mile): 546-548 Washington Blvd. Variety of bagel and sandwiches.
  • Frankie & Johnnie’s New York Pizza (0.2 mile) : 534 Washington Blvd. Pizza, soup, etc. 
  • Joni’s Coffee Roaster Cafe (0.2 mile) : 552 Washington Blvd. Salads, Sandwiches, burgers, etc. 
  • Viva Fresh Mexican Grill (0.3 mile): 505 Washington Blvd. 
  • Subway Restaurant (0.3 mile): 509 Washington Blvd. 

If you need additional information, please give us a call (1-610-715-0115) or send an e-mail message to