May 30 - June 1-3, 2023

CAUSE has held the United States Conference on Teaching Statistics (USCOTS) every other year since 2005. The 2023 USCOTS will be held on Thursday, June 1st - Saturday, June 3rd at the Penn Stater Hotel & Conference Center in State College, PA, with pre-conference workshops on Tuesday, May 30th – Thursday, June 1st.

The conference theme is Communicating with/about Data.

USCOTS enables teachers of statistics to exchange ideas and discover how to improve their teaching. The conference features thought-provoking plenary sessions, interactive breakout sessions, informative posters-and-beyond sessions, and exhibitor technology demonstrations. Other highlights of the conference include opening and closing sessions comprised of inspiring five-minute presentations, a banquet with an after-dinner speaker and awards presentations, and birds-of-a-feather lunch discussions.


This three day conference includes pre-conference workshops, keynote presentations, break out sessions, 'birds of a feather' discussion events as well as poster sessions and more!

See the conference website for all the full conference program updates!

Featured Speakers

Friday, June 2nd, 2023

Regina Nuzzo (Gallaudet University)

Lawrence (Larry) Lesser (The University of Texas at El Paso)

Communication Rumination: Learning from Sci-comm and Edutainment

Saturday, June 3rd, 2023

Kelly Spoon (San Diego Mesa College)

Communicating to Connect with ALL Students

Sara Stoudt (Bucknell University)

"Wait, What Do You Mean?": Helping Students Become "Full Stack" Communicators

Event Type


Consortium for the Advancement of Undergraduate Statistics Education


National Institute of Statistical Sciences


The Penn Stater Hotel & Conference Center Hotel
215 Innovation Blvd
State College
United States