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ISI President's Message June 2015

Read about the developments in the ISI over the past few years and the challenges it faces. More>>

Published 23 June 2015

 

60th ISI WSC 2015 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

  • Short Courses Programme confirmed. Registrations are still possible until 10 July 2015. More>>
  • Important notice on visa requirements: Please note that visa requirements and application process to obtain a visa for Brazil vary depending on country and method of application. Please contact the Brazilian embassy or consulate in your country to learn the specifics for your trip as soon as possible. Processing time for visa applications can take several weeks, so it is recommended that you apply as soon as possible.

Published 30 June 2015

 

Election of ISI Officers for 2017-2019/21: Request for Nominations

The ISI Nominations Committee is soliciting nominations from members of the ISI family for the next slate of candidates for the ISI Executive Committee and Council. The deadline for nominations is 17 July 2015. More>>

Published 3 June 2015

 

ISI Statement about the Hellenic Statistical Authority in Greece

The ISI has issued a statement signed by the ISI President and the Chair of the ISI Advisory Board on Ethics about the Hellenic Statistical Authority.

Published 15 June 2015

 

2015 ISI Jan Tinbergen Awards

The ISI is pleased to announce the results of the 2015 competition for the Jan Tinbergen Awards. More>>

Published 2 June 2015

 

World Statistics Day 2015

On 3 June 2015, the UN General Assembly adopted a resolution designating 20 October 2015 as the second World Statistics Day, under the general theme “Better data. Better lives”. More>>

Published 8 June 2015

 

Member News June 2015

ISI Council member Aad van der Vaart is one of the four winners of the 2015 Spinoza Award given by the Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research. More>>

Published 23 June 2015

 

In Memoriam

Prof. Jacobus Oosterhoff More>>

Published 20 June 2015

 

IAOS News June 2015 

  • The IAOS 2015 General Assembly will be held on 28 July 2015 from 12:30 to 14:00 in Rio de Janeiro during the ISI WSC 2015. More>>
  • The SJIAOS June 2015 issue is now available. This issue includes an interview with Shigeru Kawasaki and a series of articles on Big Data, and is open access. More>> 
  • We are pleased to announce that Dr. Kirsten West has been appointed as the next Editor-in-Chief of the SJIAOS. Dr. West will take over from Dr. Fritz Scheuren in the first half of 2016. More>> 
  • 2015 IAOS Young Statistician Prize winners announced. More>>

Published 17 June 2015

 

IASC News June 2015

  • The work “Climate Model Diagnostic Analysis with Conditional Sampling” by Seungwon Lee et al. wins the IASC Data Analysis Competition 2015. More>>
  • Check the scientific programme of the IASC 2015 Satellite Conference to be held in Búzios, Brazil. More>>
  • Check the IASC participation in the ISI 2015 scientific programme. More>>
  • The General Assembly of IASC will take place on 28 July 2015 at 12:30 hrs in Barra da Tijuca, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, at the venue of the ISI WSC 2015.

Published 17 June 2015 

 

IASE News June 2015

  • The programme schedule for the IASE Satellite Conference scheduled for 22-24 July 2015 is now available at the conference website. The main language of the conference will be English, but some workshops and paper sessions will be held in Portuguese and Spanish. Regular registration through the website is available until 13 July 2015.
  • The 13th International Conference on Mathematical Education will be held from 24 to 31 July 2016 in Hamburg, Germany. There are over 50 topic study groups at the conference. Two might be of specific interest to IASE members: TSG 14 Teaching and learning of probability and TSG 15 Teaching and learning of statistics. Further information and the call for papers are available at the conference website. More>>

Published 17 June 2015

 

The Seventh  International Conference on Agriculture Statistics (ICAS VII)

ICAS VII will take place on 26-28 October 2016 in Rome, Italy. The theme of the Conference is “Modernization of agriculture statistics in support of the Sustainable Development Agenda”. More information and the call for papers can be found here.

Published 17 June 2015