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Maria Jofre is a postdoctoral research fellow at Transcrime from October 2019. She recently received her PhD degree in Business Analytics from The University of Sydney Business School (2018). Maria also studied Industrial Engineering and a Master’s Degree in Operations Management at the University of Chile. Her main research interests are crime statistics, statistical machine learning, corruption and money laundering, and corporate criminology, amongst others.
Maria is currently participating in several projects at Transcrime, including DATACROS (Developing a Tool to Assess Corruption Risk Factors in Firms’ Ownership Structure), as well as coordinating research collaborations and partnerships with relevant institutions in Latin America.
Maria has been awarded with the first prize at the JB Douglas postgraduate research competition 2017 hosted by the Statistics Society of Australia (SSA) and the first prize of the Business School 3-Minute Thesis competition in 2016. She has been interviewed by several news media about the mathematics of criminal behaviour in business, including the ABC Radio National Science Show and the SBS Spanish (Australia).
DATA SCIENCE FOR POLICING, SECURITY AND PUBLIC SAFETY – Marco Dugato discusses the main existing approaches to crime forecasting at Cardiff University.
THE NEED FOR AN EU PLAN TO END THE VICIOUS CYCLE OF GRAND CORRUPTION – Prof. Ernesto Savona discusses about the EU needs to rethink its overall approach to asset recovery at the event organized by Transparency International EU.
EUROPEAN CRIME PREVENTION CONFERENCE (EUCPN) – Prof. Francesco Calderoni presents the final results of European project Proton.
TRAIN THE TRAINERS – Thomas Joyce talks about the value of radicalisation monitoring and the use of possible indicators allowing an early detection of radicalization phenomenon at the Department of Penitentiary Administration.
COOPERATION BETWEEN EUROPOL, ACADEMIA AND RESEARCH EXPERTS – Prof. Savona participates in the roundtable ‘Cooperation between Europol, Academia and Research Experts’.
TRAin TRAINING FINAL CONFERENCE – Prof. Savona discusses the European future of tools for monitoring radicalization processes in prison.
EMPIRICAL AML RESEARCH CONFERENCE – Michele Riccardi discusses how to assess the risk of illicit financial flows through the analysis of cross border ownership links of European businesses.
EUCPN Board Meeting – Prof. Francesco Calderoni presents the final results of European project Proton.
TOWARDS A COMMON EU STRATEGY TO FIGHT CORRUPTION AND ORGANISED CRIME – Prof. Savona discusses the need to improve the cross border cooperation in the fight against organised crime and corruption at the European Parliament.
AMERICAN SOCIETY OF CRIMINOLOGY Annual Meeting 2019 – Alberto Aziani talks about evolving crime trends, patterns, and measurements.
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