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ISI President's Message January 2014

The President writes about the ISI’s financial status and efforts to increase individual, corporate and institutional memberships. More>>

Published 21 January 2014


News from The World of Statistics

  • “Statistics in Action: A Canadian Outlook”: A book of expository articles commissioned by the Statistical Society of Canada in celebration of the 2013 International Year of Statistics. More>>
  • Past newsletters can be viewed here. More>>

Published 10 January 2014


ISI Regional Statistics Conference: Statistical Science for a Better Tomorrow

The ISI and its South East Asia Regional Network invite you to participate in this conference planned for 16-19 November 2014 in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. More>> 

Published 16 January 2014



  • Read the December 2013 issue. More>>
  • ISI members can subscribe to Significance magazine at special reduced rates. More>>
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Published 9 January 2014


ISI Membership Elections 2013

Fourth Round Results: Names and Nationalities of 23 Newly Elected Members. More>>

Published 20 January 2014


Sad News from the ISI Permanent Office

Our loyal colleague Hans Lucas passed away on January 17. More>>

Published 21 January 2014


Deceased Members and Obituaries

Professor Emeritus Dennis Victor Lindley More>>

Published 20 January 2014


IASC News January 2014

  • 1st Call for Papers for COMPSTAT 2014. The conference will be held at the International Conference Center Geneva (Switzerland), 19-22 August 2014. More>>
  • IASC is pleased to announce the formation of The Young Statisticians Group devoted to provide a networking forum for students, post-docs, young researchers and professionals dealing with all fields of statistical computing. More>>
  • The 2014 data analysis competition launched. This year the competition will be chaired by Professor Chul Eung Kim from Yonsei University. More>>
  • IASC will sponsor the Summer School on Compositional Data Analysis (CoDA) in Girona (Spain)7-11 July 2014. More>>
  • IASC sponsors the 2nd European Conference on Data Analysis (ECDA 2014) that will take place from July 2nd to July 4th 2014 in Bremen (Germany). More>>
  • Call for papers for CSDA special issues. The journal Computational Statistics and Data Analysis invites submissions for five special issues on the following topics: Survival Analysis, Mixture Models, Bayesian Econometrics, Time Series Econometrics, and Data Mining and Robust Statistics. More>>

Published 16 January 2014


Bernoulli Society News January 2014

Find out more about the second International Conference of the International Society for NonParametric Statistics, to take place in Cádiz, Spain, June 12-16, 2014. More>>
Published 13 January 2014


IAOS News January 2014

  • IAOS 2014 Conference – Reminder of key dates. Abstracts for contributed papers, which fall within the conference themes, are invited by 28 February 2014. More>>
  • The 2014 Young Statisticians Prize of IAOS is open for applications. The deadline for submission of the papers is February 3, 2014. More>>

Published 9 January 2013


C.R. and Bhargavi Rao Prize for 2013 and 2015

The 2013 Rao Prize was awarded to Professor Emeritus Herman Chernoff. Read about the prize winner and conference held in October. Nominations for the 2015 edition of the prize are welcome before July 1, 2014. More>>

Published 16 January 2014


IISA Young Researcher Award and Student Paper Competition

The International Indian Statistical Association (IISA) is seeking nominations for two young researcher awards for 2014. The awards will honor one outstanding researcher in theory and one in applications. More>>

Published 6 January 2014