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The 2015 Karl Pearson Prize for Contemporary Research Contribution

Nominations are invited for the 2015 Karl Pearson Prize, which will be presented at the ISI World Statistics Congress (WSC) in Rio de Janeiro in July 2015. The Prize, established by the ISI, recognises a research contribution that has had profound influence on statistical theory, methodology, practice, or applications. Nominations are due by November 15, 2014More>>

Published 9 September 2014


ISI Officers' Elections

The elections of ISI officers for the period 2015-2017/2019 will be held from 4 September to 27 October 2014. More>>

Published 4 September 2014

Member News September 2014

Byeong U. Park, Professor of Statistics, Seoul National University, has received the 59th National Academy of Sciences Award, Republic of Korea, which is recognized as the most prestigious award in the nation. More>>

Published 11 September 2014

In Memoriam

  • Professor Em. Wiktor Oktaba More>>
  • Dr. Stefania Tüü More>>

Published 11 September 2014

News from The World of Statistics

  • September 16th Newsletter: Read about the latest news from The World of Statistics. More>>
  • August 26, 2014 Newsletter: Read about the 6th International Statistical Forum at Renmin University, China; the Commemorative Book ‘A Story of Statistics in 2014’ from the Czech Statistical Office and much more from around the globe. More>>

Published 17 September 2014

IAOS News September 2014

  • YSP 2015 Competition Now Open: The International Association for Official Statistics annual competition for the best paper in the field of official statistics written by a young statistician. In addition to the monetary prizes, the first place winner will receive travel funds to present the paper at one of the sessions at the 60th WSC in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, July 26-31, 2015. Entries close on December 15, 2014. More>>
  • SJIAOS: The latest issue of the Statistical Journal of the International Association of Official Statistics is now available. This quarter's interview is with Cynthia Clark - who has had leadership roles in both the US and UK statistical systems. There are also papers from the Hong Kong WSC (covering Crime, Health, Quality) as well as series of papers related to record linking. More>>
  • IAOS 2014 Conference: There is still time to come to the Conference, which will be held in Da Nang, Vietnam, in October. More>>

Published 11 September 2014

IASC News September 2014

  • COMPSTAT 2014 and the 5th IASC World Conference took place in Geneva from August 19-22. More>>
  • The Young Statisticians Group of IASC organized a session in COMPSTAT 2014. More>>
  • COMPSTAT 2016 will take place in Oviedo, Spain, from August 23-26, 2016. More>>
  • Kepplinger, Todorov and Upadhyaya win the IASC Data Analysis Competition 2014. More>>
  • Bhattacharya and Rajan win the ERS IASC Young Researchers Award 2014. More>>

Published 11 September 2014

IASE News September 2014

The Statistical Society of Canada (SSC) publishes SSC Liaison, a quarterly bilingual newsletter that advertises conferences, job postings etc., in addition to news, committee reports and announcements for its 1,100 members. With this link, access to every issue of the SSC newsletter since 1986 is provided.
In the August 2014 edition, you will find conference reports (among which ICOTS9), announcements and an interesting article on the New Identity of Stats.

Published 11 September 2014

TIES News September 2014

Read the latest news from The International Environmetrics Society. More>>

Published 17 September 2014