Really cool Blog that may reconcile you with math and probabilities: http://freakonometrics.blog.free.fr/
I am participating in the organisation of JSTAR (Journées de la Statistique Rennaise), statistical meeting that will be held in Rennes (évidemment), October 20-21st 20011. The program is not yet fully established but I can already tell you that the focus will be on Life Sciences and Environment. I will keep you updated !
For more detail visit http://jstar2011.agrocampus-ouest.fr/
Next November, I will be presenting the use of Bioconductor packages for visualisation and analysis of flow cytometry data at the 5th International Conference on the Analysis of Microbial Cells at the Single Cell Level, during the session entitled « From data analysis to mathematical modelling”. This conference will take place from November 5th to 8th 2011 in Carry-le-Rouet (near Marseilles).
For more information please visit the conference website http://singlecell.sciencesconf.org/