Upcoming Events

Event Date:
May 23, 2019 12-2:00 pm ET [9-11 am PT]
Event Type:
NISS Hosted, NISS Sponsored
In response to the discussion at a conference two years ago that focused on the merit of using p-value, the ASA published the statement, "The ASA's Statement on p-Values: Context, Process, and Purpose".  Since that time, many statisticians have been thinking and writing about alternatives to the... more
Event Date:
May 28 - 31, 2019
Event Type:
Affiliate Award Fund Eligible, NISS Sponsored
Event Location:
Translational Data Analytics Institute
320 Pomerene Hall
1760 Neil Ave.
Columbus, Ohio, 43210
United States
Description of this Workshop: Geometry and topology play a key role in describing nature at the microscopic scales. Shape determines the function of proteins in biochemistry, macroscopic properties of materials, and even behaviors of organisms. This workshop will bring together researchers... more
Event Date:
June 2-5, 2019
Event Type:
Affiliate Award Fund Eligible, NISS Sponsored
Event Location:
General Butler State Resort Park
1608 Highway 227
Carollton, Kentucky, 41008
United States
The various functions of SRCOS change over time, depending upon the needs and concerns of the statistics community. At present, the Council is involved in discussions of problems concerning teaching, consulting, research, ethics, courts of law, curricula, and student recruitment. The Southern... more
Event Date:
June 2 - 4, 2019
Event Type:
Affiliate Award Fund Eligible, NISS Sponsored
Event Location:
Mathematical Biosciences Institute
The Ohio State University
Jennings Hall 3rd Floor, 1735 Neil Ave.
Columbus, Ohio, 43210
United States
Description of this Workshop Causality lies at the heart of many scientific research endeavors, including Statistics, Biostatistics, Epidemiology, Economics, Computer Science, Data Science, Sociology, Political Science, etc. In recent years, the use of Bayesian methods in causal inference has drawn... more
Event Date:
June 10-13, 2019
Event Type:
Affiliate Award Fund Eligible, NISS Sponsored
Event Location:
American University, East Campus
Constitution Hall
3501 Nebraska Ave., NW
Washington, District of Columbia, 20016
United States
This conference is being hosted by American University in Washington D.C. on June 10-13, 2019 Researchers from across academia, industry, and government are invited to participate in the conference, exchange ideas, organize sessions, and present their research related to the spirit of QPRC and this... more
Event Date:
June 26 and 27, 2019
Event Type:
Affiliate Award Fund Eligible, NISS Hosted, NISS Sponsored
Event Location:
Registration by invitation - please fill out the pre-event registration form
Alexandria, Virginia,
United States
THE NATIONAL INSTITUTE OF STATISTICAL SCIENCES ANNOUNCES THE INAUGURAL INGRAM OLKIN STATISTICS SERVING SOCIETY (S3) FORUM Gun Violence — The Statistical Issues In honor of Ingram Olkin (1924-2016), a principal founder of NISS and an internationally prominent statistician whose work stressed the... more
Event Date:
July 22-24, 2019
Event Type:
Affiliate Award Fund Eligible, NISS Sponsored
Event Location:
1 Cyclotron Road
Berkeley, California, 94720
United States
The previous Workshop on Climate and Weather Extremes was held in State College, PA, on October 23-25, 2016. The 2019 workshop will be similar in that it will serve two complementary purposes. The first is to introduce graduate students, as well as others wishing to enter into the area of extreme... more
Event Date:
July 28 & 30, 2019
Event Type:
Affiliate Award Fund Eligible, NISS Hosted, NISS Sponsored
Event Location:
Denver Convention Center
Denver, Colorado,
United States
Share a Flyer with Colleagues! Course Objective The goal of the workshop is to provide instruction for writing journal articles and grant proposals. Participants will be required to provide a recent sample of their writing, which will be reviewed by a senior mentor. The sample could be a current... more
Event Date:
September 10, 2019 11-12:30 EDT
Event Type:
Affiliate Award Fund Eligible, NISS Hosted, NISS Sponsored
This meetup will attempt to frame some of the important issues around the use of subgroup analysis in drug development and provide consideration from both a practitioner’s and regulator’s prospective. Additional description of this event coming soon!
Event Date:
September 21, 2019
Event Type:
Affiliate Award Fund Eligible, NISS Sponsored
Event Location:
The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston
1200 Pressler St
Houston, Texas, 77030
United States
StatFest is a one-day conference aimed at encouraging undergraduate students from historically underrepresented groups to consider careers and graduate studies in the statistical sciences. We are excited that StatFest 2019 will be held at the University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston!... more

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