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World Congress in Toronto

The World Congress in Probability and Statistics, which was hosted by the Fields Institute, Toronto, took place from July 11–15, 2016. There were over 350 participants. Program highlights included the [ More.. ]

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IMS Special Lectures

IMS Special Lectures in 2017 The IMS sponsors several series of Special Invited Lectures, which are given by distinguished scientists at regular IMS meetings. The IMS Committee on Special Lectures [ More.. ]

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IMS Fellows 2016

Congratulations to the 16 new IMS Fellows elected this year! They will be presented at the IMS Presidential Address and Awards session at the World Congress, on Monday, July 11 [ More.. ]

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World Congress in Toronto

Registration is now open for the 9th World Congress in Probability and Statistics, to be hosted by the Fields Institute in Toronto, from July 11–15, 2016. IMS members benefit from [ More.. ]

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Krzysztof Burdzy receives 2016 IMS Carver medal

Krzysztof (Chris) Burdzy, Professor of Mathematics and Adjunct Professor of Statistics at the University of Washington, USA, has been named the 2016 IMS Carver Medalist. Chris receives the award for [ More.. ]

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Call for nominations: IMS Special Lectures

The IMS Committee on Special Lectures is accepting nominations for IMS Named and Medallion Lectures. The following lectures are available for nomination in 2016. • 2018 Wald Lecturer • 2018 [ More.. ]

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IMS Travel Awards announced

The 15 recipients of this year’s IMS Travel Awards The IMS Travel Awards provide funding for travel to present a paper or a poster at an IMS sponsored or co-sponsored [ More.. ]

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Tweedie Award winner: Alexandre Bouchard-Côté

The Institute of Mathematical Statistics has selected Alexandre Bouchard-Côté as the winner of the 2016 Tweedie New Researcher Award. Alexandre received his PhD in 2010 from the University of California, [ More.. ]

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IMS Carver Award, Fellowship, Travel Awards

Nominate someone for the IMS Carver Award or Fellowship, or apply for a Travel Award The Carver Medal was created by the IMS in honor of Harry C. Carver, for exceptional [ More.. ]

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IMS Child Care Initiative: apply by June 1, 2016

The purpose of the IMS Child Care Initiative is to encourage and support the participation at IMS Annual Meetings of IMS members who have child care responsibilities. The next IMS [ More.. ]

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Experiences of JSM 2015: apply for Travel Award

Thilaksha Tharanganie, who is a PhD student in the Department of Econometrics and  Business Statistics at Monash University, Australia, wrote to share her experiences from the Joint Statistical Meetings (JSM) [ More.. ]

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IMS Awards: nominate now

It’s that time of year again to consider who to nominate for the IMS awards. The Carver Medal was created by the IMS in honor of Harry C. Carver, for [ More.. ]

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Donors to IMS Funds

The IMS has eight funds that are open to contributions, detailed below. The Institute would like to thank the following individuals and organizations for contributing to the IMS. If you [ More.. ]

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Stochastic Processes conference featured Schramm lecture

The 2015 Schramm Lecture at the 38th Conference on Stochastic Processes and their Applications meeting in Oxford, UK, in July, was presented by Michel Ledoux, University of Toulouse. Michel’s lecture [ More.. ]

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JSM Seattle in pictures

The September 2015 issue of the IMS Bulletin has photos of some of the highlights of the Joint Statistical Meetings in Seattle. Check it out!

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