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Han Liu receives 2015 Tweedie Award

The Institute of Mathematical Statistics has selected Han Liu as the winner of this year’s Tweedie New Researcher Award. Han received his PhD in 2010 from Carnegie Mellon University, and [ More.. ]

Feb 16, 2015

New Researchers in Seattle

17th IMS New Researchers Conference August 6–8, 2015 University of Washington, Seattle, WA The 17th IMS New Researchers Conference is an annual meeting organized under the auspices of the IMS, [ More.. ]

Feb 15, 2015

Report: 13th Biennial ISOSS Conference

The biennial 13th Islamic Countries Conference on Statistical Sciences (ICCS-13) was held at the IPB International Convention Centre in Bogor, Indonesia during 18-21 December 2014. The conference was jointly organised [ More.. ]

Dec 16, 2014

Meeting report: Bangladesh Statistics Seminar

Professor Shahjahan Khan is an elected Member of the International Statistical Institute, and a member of IMS. He is a Fellow of the UK’s Royal Statistical Society. He served as [ More.. ]

Dec 16, 2014

NISS Workshop: Analyzing Complex Survey Data with Missing Item Values

The National Institute of Statistical Sciences (NISS), a nonprofit organization that fosters high-impact cross-disciplinary and cross-sector research involving statistical sciences, held a workshop for its affiliates and others on October [ More.. ]


IMS Child Care Initiative: apply by June 1

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. This year’s meeting [ More.. ]

Dec 16, 2014

IMS-ASC Sydney: A Personal View

Thilaksha Tharanganie, who is a PhD student in the Department of Econometrics and Business Statistics at Monash University, wrote to share her experiences from the Australian Statistical Conference in conjunction [ More.. ]


IMS Invited Sessions at JSM 2015

JSM 2015 will take place in Seattle, Washington, from August 8–13, 2015. IMS Invited Program Chairs Igor Pruenster (University of Torino, Italy) and Antonio Lijoi (University of Pavia, Italy) have [ More.. ]


Medallion Lecture Preview: Tilmann Gneiting

Tilmann Gneiting’s IMS Medallion Lecture (below) and David DeMets’ plenary address (below that) will be delivered at the ENAR/IMS 2015 Spring Meeting in Miami, FL, from March 15–18, 2015. Tilmann [ More.. ]

Oct 1, 2014

WNAR/IMS Honolulu meeting report

WNAR (the Western North American Region of The International Biometric Society) and the Institute of Mathematical Statistics combine each year to hold the IMS-sponsored WNAR/IMS meeting: this year it was [ More.. ]


IMS Annual Meeting, Sydney, in photos

Photographs taken at the IMS Annual Meeting in conjunction with the Australian Statistical Conference, July 7-10, 2014.


The London Workshop Report

Statistics and Science: A Report of the London Workshop on the Future of the Statistical Sciences ( is the product of a high-level meeting in London last November attended by [ More.. ]


IISA Conference report

2014 IISA Conference recognizes young researchers and PhD students Subir Ghosh, University of California, Riverside, reports: The International Indian Statistical Association (IISA) Conference on Research Innovations in Statistics for Health, [ More.. ]


ICIAM: Call for Minisymposia (deadline September 30, 2014)

8th International Congress of Industrial and Applied Mathematics 2015: Call for Minisymposia Beijing, China August 10–14, 2015 This congress is the main activity of the International Council of Industrial and [ More.. ]


Meeting Report: The 7th China R Conference

A Folk Festival: The 7th China R Conference (May 24-25, Beijing) Xizhi Wu, Professor of statistics, Renmin University of China, reports on the latest conference in a series he has [ More.. ]



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