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    • 14 August

      Daniela Witten receives the ASA Leo Breiman Junior Award

      ISI Elected member Daniela Witten, University of Washington, has received the American Statistical Association’s 2021 Leo Breiman Junior Award. The Breiman Award recognizes Witten’s outstanding contributions to statistical learning, computational statistics, and their practical applications.

    • 14 August

      COVID-19 Resource Page

      The ISI Committee on the Public Voice of Statistics maintains the COVID-19 resource page which so far has had about 10,000 unique views. The page is not intended as a repository of COVID-19 research, but more a place for statisticians to start looking for resources if they are interested in the area.

    • 14 August

      News from The International Environmetrics Society

      Read about the TIES’s recent activities and note that the TIES Annual General Meeting 2020 will take place virtually on 21 August 2020 at 1pm (BST). All TIES members are invited to attend this meeting.

    • 14 August

      IASS News August 2020

      The latest IASS news update covers items related to the upcoming IASS Annual General Meeting, the next IASS webinar, a need to revise the Cochran-Hansen Prize and other conference-related news.

    • 14 August

      News from the Statistical Capacity Building Committee

      The ISI Statistical Capacity Building Committee, in cooperation with the LISA 2020 network, has supported the Online Workshop “Tidyverse for Data Science” for women in statistics in Lahore, Pakistan. The workshop turned to be a great success.

    • 13 August

      Bernoulli Society News August 2020

      Read about the upcoming activities of the Bernoulli Society including the Bernoulli-IMS One World Symposium 2020, the One World Extremes Seminar and the 2021 edition of the Ethel Newbold Prize.

    • 13 August

      Ethel Newbold Prize 2021: Call for nominations

      The Bernoulli Society’s Newbold Prize Committee invites nominations for the fourth Ethel Newbold Prize. The prize for excellence in statistics is awarded every two years, next time in spring 2021.

    • 13 August

      IAOS News August 2020

      This issue includes information on the latest and upcoming editions of the SJIAOS, the Young Statisticians Prize 2021, a Memorial Conference and Special Issue of the Royal Statistical Society Series A in memory of Fred Smith and Chris Skinner, and more.

    • 13 August

      IASC News August 2020

      The August issue of IASC news includes updates on the ISI WSC’s 2021 and 2023, news from the IASC Executive Committee, a report on the virtual DSSV conference in July and more.

    • 13 August

      ISBIS News August 2020

      Read about the nominee for the ISBIS Gosset Lecture, the ISBIS representatives on the ISI Working Group on Data Science, and two upcoming conferences.

    • 11 August

      Statisticians React to the News – every week!

      The new weekly blog sponsored by ISI published its first post on July 21st.  The purpose of the blog is to share thoughts related to the news from a statistician’s often unique perspective.

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