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ISI President’s Message August 2014

This month's message includes an update on the  ISI Executive Committee and Council meetings held at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA. More>>

Published 19 August 2014

 

The 2014 ISI General Assembly

The 2014 ISI General Assembly was held on 2 August 2014 at the Sloan School of Management, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA, USA. More>>

Published 19 August 2014

 

ISI Declaration on Professional Ethics now available in Chinese

The ISI Declaration on Professional Ethics, adopted by the ISI Council on 22 and 23 July 2010, is translated into Chinese. We thank Mr Du Weiqun, former Director General of the Department of International Cooperation of the NBS, for his kind assistance. Check the ISI website for this and other language versions. More>>

Published 19 August 2014

 

Member News August 2014

C.R. Rao was awarded Doctor of Science (Honoris Causa) degree at the convocation of Indian Institute of Technology, Khanpur, held on 26 July 2014 with the citation: "for his contribution to the foundations of  Modern Statistics through the introduction of concepts such as Cramer-Rao inequality, Rao-Blackwellization, Rao Distance, Rao Measure and for introducing the idea of Orthogonal Arrays for the industry to design high quality products". This is Rao's 38th of the Hon. Doctorate Degrees received from universities in 19 countries spanning six continents.

Published 19 August 2014

 

Bernoulli Society News August 2014

Bernoulli Society awards Doeblin Prize to Grégory Miermont More>>

Published 19 August 2014

 

IAOS News August 2014

  • 2015 IAOS Young Statisticians Prize - Competition now open. The International Association for Official Statistics (IAOS) is pleased to announce that the competition for the 2015 Young Statisticians Prize is now open. The annual competition is 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 World Statistics Congress of the ISI in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, July 26-31, 2015. Entries close on 15 December 2014. More>>
  • Call for papers to New Techniques and Technologies for Statistics (NTTS) 2015. The NTTS 2015 conference will take place from 10 to 12 March 2015 in Brussels. New Techniques and Technologies for Statistics (NTTS) is an international biennial scientific conference series  on new techniques and methods for official statistics, and the impact of new technologies on statistical collection, production and dissemination systems. The deadline for submission of abstracts is 27 October 2014. More>>
  • Still time to register for IAOS 14 - Da Nang, Vietnam, 10 - 12 October.For more information see IAOS Registration.

Published 19 August 2014

 

IASC News August 2014

  • The IASC-ERS summer school on Compositional Data took place at the University of Girona.  23 Participants from different countries attended this successful event that also hosted two invited talks. More>>
  • Seven IASC members were granted ISI Elected member status in the in the June 2014 election round. More>>

Published 19 August 2014

 

IASE News August 2014

  • The International Statistical Literacy Competition 2014-2015. ISLP is pleased to announce the International Poster Competition for 2014-2015. The competition invites school students from around the world to conduct a small scale research and to design a statistical poster about it. More>>
  • Brief Report on ICOTS 9 and announcement of ICOTS 10 More>>
  • Call for Webinar Ideas More>>
  • Expression of Interest Deadline for SRTL-9 More>>

Published 19 August 2014

 

ISBIS News August 2014

  • ISBIS Conference Held at Durham More>>
  • ISBIS sponsored/related conferences around the world More>>
  • ISBIS Member News More>>
  • ISBIS News, the newsletter of the International Society for Business and Industrial Statistics, published recently its latest issue, available at the Society's website

Published 19 August 2014

 

TIES News August 2014

  • Call for Nominations: Abdel El-Shaarawi Young Researcher Award 2014 More>>
  • TIES2014, the annual conference of the International Environmetrics  Society, will be held in Guangzhou, China, from 15-18 December 2014, joint with the annual conference of the Chinese Society of Environment and Resources Statistics. More>>

Published 19 August 2014