Past Events

Event Date:
Thursday-Friday, November 9-10, 2023
Event Type:
NISS Hosted
Event Location:
Carleton College
One North College St
Northfield, Minnesota,
United States
Buy Tickets on Eventbrite   Overview: Excessive use of force by police is an urgent problem of concern to sociologists, statisticians, policymakers, and the general public. Issues with data quality, processing of unstructured data, tradeoffs between data access and privacy concerns, statistical... more
Event Date:
Wednesday, November 8, 2023 - 12 pm - 1:30 pm ET
Event Type:
NISS Hosted
Interested in pursuing a career as a statistician or data scientist at an academic institution? Perhaps you already have accepted an offer or will be on the market this coming year. Then you won’t want to miss this next career fair sponsored by NISS that will offer essential information about job... more
Event Date:
Tuesday, October 31, 2023 - 3 pm - 4:30 pm ET
Event Type:
NISS Hosted
  Overview   The National Institute of Statistical Sciences (NISS) and the Federal Committee on Statistical Methodology (FCSM) are collaborating to present the NISS/FCSM Webinar Series on AI in Federal Government: Uses, Potential Applications, and Issues. Federal practitioners and managers will... more
Event Date:
Wednesday, October 25, 2023 - 11:00am
Event Type:
NISS Sponsored
Event Location:

United States
FSU Announces Adrian Raftery as 2023 Myles Hollander Distinguished Lecturer! The Department of Statistics at Florida State University is pleased to announce that Adrian Raftery, the Boeing International Professor of Statistics and Sociology and an adjunct professor of Atmospheric Sciences at the... more
Event Date:
Friday, October 20, 2023 at 12:30 pm - 2 pm ET
Event Type:
NISS Hosted
Overview Join us on October 20, 2023, from 12:30 PM to 2 PM ET for an engaging and informative virtual panel featuring distinguished alumni from our NISS Academic Affiliates! The NISS Academic Affiliate program fosters collaboration between academia and industry to advance the field of statistics... more
Event Date:
Tuesday, October 17, 2023 - 12 pm - 1 pm ET
Event Type:
NISS Hosted
Event Location:
Zoom Webinar

United States
Join us for our another insightful webinar on the topic of leadership in the field of statistics and data science! The focus of this event will be to discuss how to successfully bridge the interests of academia and industry, and how statisticians and data scientists can build strong collaborations... more
Event Date:
Friday, October 13, 2023 at 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm ET
Event Type:
NISS Hosted
Are you an undergraduate student eager to learn more about the next steps in your academic journey? Join us for a captivating and informative Graduate Student Panel where accomplished graduate students from advanced degrees in Statistics, Biostatistics, and Data Science will share their experiences... more
Event Date:
Friday-Saturday, October 13-14, 2023
Event Type:
Affiliate Award Fund Eligible, NISS Sponsored
Event Location:
George Washington University
Washington, DC , 20052
United States
Overview The symposium, “New Frontiers in Reliability and Risk Analysis: A Tribute to Nozer D. Singpurwalla” will take place at The George Washington University on October 13-14, 2023. This two-day meeting will commemorate the life and work of Nozer Singpurwalla by bringing together experts from... more
Event Date:
Wednesday, October 11, 2023 - 12 pm - 1:30 pm ET
Event Type:
NISS Hosted
Event Location:
Online Webinar

United States
Overview Government institutions have a unique mission when it comes to the data they collect as well as the importance of the research they engage in. This research becomes the principle foundation for informing policy issues that impact all aspects of society. So what kinds of opportunities are... more
Event Date:
Friday October 6, 2023 at 12 pm - 2 pm ET
Event Type:
NISS Hosted
Are you an aspiring data enthusiast looking to take your passion to the next level? Join us for an informative and inspiring event tailored specifically for undergraduate students interested in pursuing advanced degrees in Statistics, Biostatistics, and Data Science! Participating Universities... more

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