Past Events

Event Date:
Thursday, October 19, 2017 - 7:30am to Saturday, October 21, 2017 - 1:50pm
Event Type:
Affiliate Award Fund Eligible, NISS Sponsored
Event Location:
Hyatt Regency
La Jolla, California,
United States
Objective The 2017 Women in Statistics and Data Science Conference in La Jolla, California, aims to bring together hundreds of statistical practitioners and data scientists to “Share WISDOM (Women In Statistics, Data science, and -OMics).” WSDS2017 will highlight the achievements and career... more
Event Date:
Thursday, October 12, 2017 - 7:30am to Saturday, October 14, 2017 - 1:00pm
Event Type:
Affiliate Award Fund Eligible, NISS Sponsored
Event Location:
UCLA
Los Angeles, California,
United States
The purpose of the Design and Analysis of Experiments (DAE) conference series is to provide support and encouragement to junior researchers in the field of design and analysis of experiments, and to stimulate interest in topics of practical relevance to science and industry. The meetings also... more
Event Date:
Saturday, September 30, 2017 - 9:00am to Sunday, October 1, 2017 - 5:00pm
Event Type:
NISS Hosted
Event Location:
Genomics Auditorium
University of California
900 University Avenue
Riverside, California, 92521
United States
COURSE OUTLINE R is flexible, extensible statistical computing environment, but it is limited to single-core execution. Spark is a distributed computing environment which treats R as a first-class programming language. This course introduces data structures in R and their use in functional... more
Event Date:
Monday, September 25, 2017 - 9:00am to 5:00pm
Event Type:
Affiliate Award Fund Eligible
Event Location:
Bureau Labor Statistics Conference Center
2 Massachusetts Ave NE
Washington, District of Columbia, 20212
United States
CLASS CAPACITY:  Limited to first 62 registrants    OBJECTIVE    The workshop is modeled on a European Survey Research Association (ESRA) workshop on inference from nonprobability samples.  The National Institute of Statistical Sciences (NISS) in association with the Washington Statistical Society... more
Event Date:
Thursday, September 14, 2017 - 9:00am to Friday, September 15, 2017 - 5:00pm
Event Type:
NISS Hosted
Event Location:
American Statistical Association Headquarters
732 North Washington St.
Alexandria, Virginia,
United States
COURSE OUTLINE R is a flexible, extensible statistical computing environment, but it is limited to single-core execution. Spark is a distributed computing environment which treats R as a first-class programming language. This course introduces data structures in R and their use in functional... more
Event Date:
Tuesday, September 12, 2017 - 11:00am to 12:00pm
Event Type:
NISS Hosted
Event Location:

United States
OBJECTIVE In an effort to introduce NISS to statisticians involved in the research and development of pharmaceutical products, NISS and Merck are jointly hosting a series of free virtual meetups, quarterly over the web, on emerging issues of interest to this community. The meeting will focus on the... more
Event Date:
Saturday, July 29, 2017 - 7:30am to Thursday, August 3, 2017 - 12:20pm
Event Location:
Baltimore Convention Center
One West Pratt Street
Baltimore, Maryland, 21201
United States
2017 Joint Statistical Meetings  Statistics: It's Essential July 29 - August 3, 2017 Baltimore Convention Center JSM Is ... One of the Largest Statistical Events in the World  More than 6,000 attendees from 52 countries Over 600 sessions, including invited, contributed sessions and poster... more
Event Date:
Sunday, June 25, 2017 - 8:00am to Wednesday, June 28, 2017 - 1:00pm
Event Location:
Eldorado Hotel and Spa
Sante Fe, New Mexico,
United States
NISS has a table at the WNAR meeting. Don't forget to stop by our table to learn more about our programs and opportunities to engage with us. See you there!
Event Date:
Monday, June 12, 2017 - 9:00am to Wednesday, June 14, 2017 - 12:00pm
Total Survey Error (TSE) enthusiasts are invited to submit an abstract to the 2017 edition of the International Total Survey Error Workshop (ITSEW). The workshop will take place at the Institute for Employment Research (IAB) in Nuremberg, Germany, from Monday 12 June – Wednesday 14 June, 2017. This... more
Event Date:
Sunday, June 4, 2017 to Wednesday, June 7, 2017
Event Type:
NISS Sponsored
Event Location:
Villas by the Sea, Jekyll Island, GA
1175 N Beachview Drive
Jekyll Island, Georgia, 31527
United States
The Southern Regional Council on Statistics (SRCOS) is co-hosting the 53rd Summer Research Conference (SRC) this year from Sunday, June 4th - Wednesday, June 7th at the Villas by the Sea Resort, Jekyll Island, GA.  The SRC brings together leading researchers, faculty and students in a dynamic,... more

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