Laurent Smeets

Department: Methods and Statistics

Organisation: Utrecht University

Country: The Netherlands



Laurent recently graduated the Methodology & Statistics programme at Utrecht University. Previously, he obtained a Bachelor’s degree in International Relations (Leiden) and a Master's degree in China Studies (Beijing). In his latest Master thesis he focussed on machine learning solutions to automatic transport mode prediction from GPS data.

Research topic

Laurent assists Rens in the development of different tutorials on Bayesian statistics and R Shiny apps. Furtermore, he created the online materials of the multilevel book website.