Submit a 'Meeting'
 

  Future Meetings
 
2014
2015
2016
2017

Archived Meetings
 
2013
2012
2011
2010
2009
2008
2007
2006
2005
2004
2003

  Travel Support
 
IMS Travel Award
Tweedie New Researcher Award
Child Care Initiative

  IMS Resources for Meetings
 
Proposing an IMS Meeting or session
Meeting announcements
Information for Program and other Chairs of IMS Meetings
Meetings reports
Meeting sponsorship forms
   
 
   
   
 

2013 Meetings Around the World

IMS Annual Meeting

IMS Annual Meeting/Joint Statistical Meetings

August 3, 2013 – August 8, 2013

Montrèal, Quebec, Canada

(IMS Sponsored Meeting)

 


January

ISBA Regional Meeting and International Workshop/Conference on Bayesian Theory and Applications (IWCBTA)

January 6, 2013 – January 10, 2013

Varanasi, India

IMS Representative(s) on Program Committees: Dipak Dey

 

(IMS Co-sponsored Meeting)

AWM Workshop for Women Graduate Students and Recent PhDs

January 9, 2013 – January 12, 2013

San Diego, California, USA

Winter Workshop on New Directions in Monte Carlo Methods

January 18, 2013 – January 19, 2013

Gainesville, Florida, United States of America

12th Winter School on Mathematical Finance

January 21, 2013 – January 23, 2013

Lunteren, Netherlands

Yes VI Workshop on Statistics for Complex and High Dimensional Systems

January 28, 2013 – January 29, 2013

Eindhoven, The Netherlands


February

Young Statisticians Conference 2013

February 7, 2013 – February 8, 2013

Melbourne, Australia

SAMSI-NCAR Workshop on Massive Datasets in Environment and Climate

February 13, 2013 – February 15, 2013

Boulder, Colorado, USA

SAMSI Undergraduate Workshop: Data-Driven Decisions in Healthcare

February 21, 2013 – February 22, 2013

Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, USA

The SAMSI program on DDDHC will address issues of mathematical and statistical theory and methodology that will improve evidence-based healthcare decision-making. The goals are to: *Strengthen the link between data and decisions, a path that includes major challenges in mathematical modeling and statistical inference. *Highlight and increase the role that statistics, applied mathematics and operations research can play in making data-driven healthcare decisions.


March

SAMSI-SAVI Workshop on Environmental Statistics

March 4, 2013 – March 6, 2013

Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, USA

10th International Conference on Statistical Sciences

March 7, 2013 – March 9, 2013

Khairpur , Sindh, Pakistan

The topic of this meeting will be: Role of Statistical Sciences in National Development and Good Governance.

Conference on Advanced Statistical Methods for Underground Seismic Event Monitoring and Verification

March 7, 2013 – March 8, 2013

Arlington, Virginia, USA

This conference focuses on the important area of underground seismic event monitoring and verification. Its objective is to promote close collaboration between statisticians and other scientists in the field to investigate the potential new approaches by combining state-of-art statistical methods with advanced sensor technology.

2013 ENAR/IMS Meeting

March 10, 2013 – March 13, 2013

Orlando World Center Marriott Resort, Orlando, FL, USA

(IMS Sponsored Meeting)

NatStats 2013

March 12, 2013 – March 14, 2013

Brisbane, QLD, Australia

The conference will explore what nation building means to Australia, and how statistics are critical in informing the decisions which shape our future. An exciting program is being designed with policy and decision makers in mind. Senior staff from policy departments, academia, community organisations and the private sector as well as key international speakers will be invited to provide their perspectives on the role of statistics in building Australia through informed decision making.

 

Seminar on Stochastic Processes

March 14, 2013 – March 16, 2013

Durham, North Carolina, USA

IMS Representative(s) on Program Committees: Krzysztof Burdzy

(IMS Co-sponsored Meeting)

AWM Research Symposium 2013 - Poster Session

March 16, 2013 – March 17, 2013

Santa Clara, California, USA

The Association for Women in Mathematics (AWM) invites early-career women to give a poster presentation at AWM Research Symposium 2013 at Santa Clara University. This meeting will also feature 3 plenary talks, 11 special sessions on a wide range of topics in pure and applied mathematics, contributed paper sessions, a banquet, and opportunities for discussion and networking.

Columbia-Princeton Probability Day 2013

March 29, 2013 – March 29, 2013

Princeton, NJ, USA

Main Speakers: * Alice Guionnet (MIT) * Michel Ledoux (Toulouse) * Elchanan Mossel (Berkeley) * Assaf Naor (NYU) Junior Speakers: * Marcel Nutz (Columbia) * Percy Wong (Princeton) Registration is free and will be open until March 15, 2013. The registration form can be found on the Probability Day website at http://orfe.princeton.edu/conferences/cp13/


April

Probability and Statistics Day at UCSD

April 5, 2013 – April 5, 2013

La Jolla, California, USA

IMS Representative(s) on Program Committees: Ruth Williams, Ery Arias-Castro

(IMS Co-sponsored Meeting)

3rd IIMA International Conference on Advanced Data Analysis, Business Analytics and Intelligence

April 13, 2013 – April 14, 2013

Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India

The objectives of the conference are to facilitate sharing of research based knowledge, case studies and novel business applications related to advanced data analysis, business analytics and business intelligence among academicians and practitioners.

6th Annual symposium “Innovations in Design, Analysis, and Dissemination: Frontiers in Biostatistical Methods.”

April 18, 2013 – April 19, 2013

Kansas City,, Missouri, USA

The Keynote Address will be delivered by Dr. Sharon-Lise T. Normand of Harvard University. Dr. Normand is a professor of health care policy in the Department of Health Care Policy at Harvard Medical School and the Department of Biostatistics at the Harvard School of Public Health. She also serves as Director of the Massachusetts Data Analysis Center (Mass-DAC). The title of her talk is Statistical Methods for Assessing the Comparative Safety and Effectiveness of Medical Devices: Distributed Networks, Auxiliary Data Sources, and Learning Curves.

7th Meeting of the Eastern Mediterranean Region International Biometric Society

April 22, 2013 – April 25, 2013

Tel Aviv, Israel

Simons Public Lecture "The Public Health Impact of Air Pollution and Climate Change"

April 24, 2013 – April 24, 2013

Chapel Hill, NC, USA

The Math of Planet Earth 2013 (MPE2013) Simons Public Lecture Series presents Dr. Francesca Dominici, Professor of Biostatistics in the Harvard School of Public Health and Associate Dean of Information Technology as she presents "The Public Health Impact of Air Pollution and Climate Change" on April 24 at 7 p.m. at the UNC Friday Center in Chapel Hill. Hosted by the Statistical and Applied Mathematical Sciences Institute (SAMSI).

27th New England Statistics Symposium

April 27, 2013 – April 27, 2013

Storrs, Connecticut, USA

Our purpose is to bring together statisticians from all over New England to a central location to share research, discuss emerging issues in the field and network with colleagues.


May

The 2nd Workshop on Biostatistics and Bioinformatics

May 10, 2013 – May 12, 2013

Atlanta, GA, USA

Biostatistics and Bioinformatics have been playing key and important roles in statistics and other scientific research fields. The 2nd workshop will provide an opportunity for faculty and graduate students of Georgia State University to talk with the speakers about new challenging problems, and it will lead to successful collaborations among universities. The keynote speaker is Professor Runze Li from Penn State University. There will be invited talks by distinguished researchers,and a poster session by young researchers and graduate students.

Workshop on Statistical Genomics and Data Integration for Personalized Medicine

May 12, 2013 – May 17, 2013

Ascona, Switzerland

Conference on Applied Statistics in Ireland (CASI) 2013

May 15, 2013 – May 17, 2013

Clane, Co. Kildare, Ireland

The conference is the Irish Statistical Association's forum for discussion of statistical and related issues for Irish and International statisticians with an emphasis on both theoretical research and practical applications in all areas of statistics.

2013 Mid-Atlantic Genetic Epidemiology and Statistics (MAGES) Conference

May 17, 2013 – May 17, 2013

Philadelphia, PA, USA

The Center for Genetics and Complex Traits (CGACT) of the University of Pennsylvania will host a one-day conference on Genetic Epidemiology and Statistics: Methods and Applications in the NGS Age, on May 17, 2013 at the Sheraton Philadelphia University City Hotel. The 2013 MAGES Conference is sponsored by the Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics (CCEB) of the University of Pennsylvania. Registration is free but is mandatory and limited to 150 participants.

Fifth R/Finance Conference: Applied Finance using R

May 17, 2013 – May 18, 2013

Chicago, IL, USA

Topics include portfolio management, time series analysis, advanced risk tools, high-performance computing, market microstructure, and econometrics -- in the context of using R. We will award two or more $1000 prizes for the best complete papers. Financial assistance for travel and accommodation may be available; requests should be made with paper submission. Send submissions to committee at RinFinance.com by February 15, 2013. Acceptances and assignment to a long presentation or a lightning talk will be emailed by February 28.

Seventh International Workshop on Simulation

May 21, 2013 – May 25, 2013

Rimini, Italy

Stochastic Analysis and Applications - LSAA2013

May 22, 2013 – May 24, 2013

Växjö, Sweden

This three-day workshop deals with analytical and numerical results of stochastic models. It addresses two topics of intensive and growing research activities: 1-Systemic risk and risk management with many important 2-Time-Series Econometrics. In 2003, Granger and Engle received the Nobel Prize in Economics for their research in Time-Series Econometrics.

41st Annual Meeting of the Statistical Society of Canada

May 26, 2013 – May 29, 2013

Edmonton, Alberta, Canada

This conference will bring together academic, government, and industrial researchers as well as users of statistics and probability. Workshops, invited sessions, and contributed sessions will feature all areas of statistics and probability.

Summer School on Topics in Space-Time Modeling and Inference

May 27, 2013 – May 31, 2013

Aalborg, Denmark

Approximate Bayesian Computation in Rome

May 30, 2013 – May 31, 2013

Rome, Italy

MS Representative(s) on Program Committees: Brunero Liseo and Christian P. Robert


June

49th SRCOS Summer Research Conference

June 2, 2013 – June 5, 2013

Nashville, Tennessee, USA

The conference is designed to bring together statistical researchers at all levels. The format consists of morning, early afternoon, and evening sessions, leaving late afternoons open for informal professional discussions and social activities.

Probabilistic and Statistical Techniques for Cosmological Applications

June 5, 2013 – June 7, 2013

Roma, Rm, Italia

The aim of the workshop is to bring together researchers working in Probability, Mathematical Statistics and Cosmology/Astrophysics to discuss issues and methods of possible common interest. The themes of the workshop include the following topics: - Random Fields on the Sphere; - Statistical Analysis of Spherical Data; - Wavelets, Nonparametric Estimation, Image Reconstruction; - Geometric Methods, Excursion Probabilities, Multiple Testing; - Applications to Cosmological Data Analysis.

WIPFOR13: Modeling and Stochastic Learning for Forecasting in High Dimension

June 5, 2013 – June 7, 2013

Paris, France

The Workshop Industry & Practices for Forecasting (WIPFOR13) is organized by the OSIRIS Department of EDF R&D. It is devoted to time series forecasting techniques using stochastic modeling and stochastic learning methods in a high dimensional context. Both theoretical and practical issues will be considered.This workshop will consist of plenary sessions (about 1 hour) and regular sessions (about 30 min). Submission of abstracts related to the theory and practices on the conference topics are welcome (see website).

German-Polish Joint Conference on Probability Theory and Mathematical Statistics

June 6, 2013 – June 9, 2013

Toruń, Poland

Both our countries have a strong tradition in Probability Theory and Mathematical Statistics. There are many active collaborations between research groups in Poland and in Germany. It is our intention to bring together scientists from our two countries, to get to know each other, to strengthen existing cooperations and to build further networks for future cooperations.

 

8th workshop on Bayesian Inference in Stochastic Processes (BISP8)

June 6, 2013 – June 8, 2013

Milano, Italy

Graybill 2013 Conference on Survey Statistics

June 10, 2013 – June 12, 2013

Fort Collins, Colorado, USA

(IMS Co-sponsored Meeting)

Branching diffusions and Gaussian free fields in physics, probability and number theory

June 10, 2013 – June 14, 2013

Marseille, France

The aim of the conference is to bring together scientists from both theoretical physics and mathematics working on topics such as branching diffusions and KPP equations, Gaussian free fields and 1/f noise, multi-fractal measures and processes, occupation times and Dynkin isomorphisms, and applications of the above to financial mathematics, turbulence, statistical mechanics, random matrices and Zeta-function.

9th Conference on Bayesian Nonparametrics

June 10, 2013 – June 14, 2013

Amsterdam, The Netherlands

IMS Representative(s) on Program Committees: Subhashis Ghosal

 

(IMS Co-sponsored Meeting)

4th Nordic-Baltic Biometric Conference (NBBC13)

June 10, 2013 – June 12, 2013

Stockholm, Sweden

The conference offers excellent opportunities for learning about recent advances in biometry, exchanging research experience and getting to know colleagues from your neighboring countries.

 

6th Chaotic Modeling and Simulation International Conference (CHAOS2013)

June 11, 2013 – June 14, 2013

Istanbul, Turkey

The study of nonlinear systems and dynamics has emerged as a major area of interdisciplinary research and found very interesting applications. This conference is intended to provide a widely selected forum among Scientists and Engineers to exchange ideas, methods, and techniques in the field of Nonlinear Dynamics, Chaos, Fractals and their applications in General Science and in Engineering Sciences.

International Cramér Symposium on Insurance Mathematics

June 11, 2013 – June 14, 2013

Stockholm, Sweden

2013 WNAR Annual Meeting/IMS Meeting

June 16, 2013 – June 19, 2013

Los Angeles, California

The WNAR/IMS Conference is an annual conference held jointly by the Western North American Region of the International Biometrics Society and the Institute of Mathematical Statistics. Meeting activities include oral presentations, poster presentations, a short course, student paper competition, society business meetings, committee meetings, social activities and networking opportunities.

(IMS Sponsored Meeting)

Summer School in Financial Mathematics

June 17, 2013 – June 28, 2013

Princeton, New Jersey, USA

The summer school will cover modern and developing topics in Financial Mathematics, specifically Systemic Risk, High-Frequency Trading & Limit Order Books, Commodities & Energy Markets and Portfolio Optimization & Dynamic Games, with two lecturers on each topic. There will also be some special topic guest lectures, and plenty of time for discussion and interaction between participants.

Mini Conference on Probability Theory and its Application

June 17, 2013 – June 20, 2013

Athens, Greece

The registration fee is €300(euro), covering access to all sessions, two lunches, coffee breaks and conference material. Special arrangements will be made with a local luxury hotel for a limited number of rooms at a special conference rate. In addition, a number of special events will be organized: A Greek night of entertainment with dinner, a special one-day cruise in the Greek islands, an archaeological tour of Athens and a one-day visit to Delphi.

7th Annual International Conference on Mathematics Education & Statistics Education

June 17, 2013 – June 20, 2013

Athens, Greece

The registration fee is €300 (euro), covering access to all sessions, two lunches, coffee breaks and conference material. Special arrangements will be made with a local luxury hotel for a limited number of rooms at a special conference rate. In addition, a number of special events will be organized: A Greek night of entertainment with dinner, a special one-day cruise in the Greek islands, an archaeological tour of Athens and a one-day visit to Delphi.

2013 IMS Workshop on Finance, Probability and Statistics

June 19, 2013 – June 21, 2013

National University of Singapore (NUS), Singapore

IMS Representative(s) on Program Committees: T. L. Lai

(IMS Co-sponsored Meeting)

The 20th Annual ASA/IMS Spring Research Conference (SRC) on Statistics in Industry and Technology

June 20, 2013 – June 22, 2013

Los Angeles, CA, USA

(IMS Co-sponsored Meeting)

33rd International Symposium on Forecasting

June 23, 2013 – June 26, 2013

Seoul, MA, Korea

The International Symposium on Forecasting (ISF) is the premier forecasting conference, attracting the world’s leading forecasting researchers, practitioners, and students. Through a combination of keynote speaker presentations, academic sessions, workshops, and social programs, the ISF provides many excellent opportunities for networking, learning, and fun.

IMS-China International Conference 2013

June 30, 2013 – July 4, 2013

Chengdu, P. R. China

(IMS Sponsored Meeting)


July

32nd Leeds Annual Statistical Research (LASR) Workshop

July 2, 2013 – July 4, 2013

Leeds, United Kingdom

The theme for this year’s LASR Workshop is "Statistical Models and Methods for Non-Euclidean Data with Current Scientific Applications", and will focus on non-standard statistical models motivated by novel applications.

Greek Stochastics \epsilon

July 6, 2013 – July 8, 2013

Kalamata, Greece

The meeting's primary aim is to facilitate a broad discussion of current research themes related to Jump Processes. The workshop will consist of 4 short courses A limited number of contributed talks Poster presentations The short courses will be given by Mathieu Rosenbaum (Paris) Aleksandar Mijatovic (London) Gareth Roberts (Warwick) Nicholas Polson (Chicago, TBC) Important dates: Deadline for submission of contributed talk: 1 April 2013 Notification of acceptance of contributed talk: 10 April 2013

2013 Extreme Value Analysis conference

July 8, 2013 – July 12, 2013

ShangHai, China

It is the aim of the conference to bring together a diverse range of researchers, practitioners, and graduate students whose work is related to the analysis of extreme values in a broad sense.

Australian New Zealand Applied Probability Workshop

July 8, 2013 – July 11, 2013

Brisbane, Queensland, Australia

IMS Representative(s) on Program Committees: Ilze Ziedins

(IMS Co-sponsored Meeting)

28th IWSM, International Workshop on Statistical Modelling

July 8, 2013 – July 12, 2013

Palermo, Italy

3rd Short Course on Statistical Genetics and Genomics

July 8, 2013 – July 12, 2013

Birmingham, Alabama, USA

Focusing on the state-of-art methodology to analyze complex traits, this five-day course will offer an interactive program to enhance researchers' ability to understand & use statistical genetic methods, as well as implement & interpret sophisticated genetic analyses. Limited number of Travel Fellowships & Bursary Service Awards available, see website for details. Only participants residing in the US are eligible for Travel Fellowships!

International workshop on advances in Regularization, Optimization, Kernel methods and Support vector machines: theory and applications

July 8, 2013 – July 10, 2013

Leuven, Vlaams-Brabant, Belgium

One area of high impact both in theory and applications is kernel methods and support vector machines. Optimization problems, learning and representations of models are key ingredients in these methods. Considerable progress has also been made on regularization of parametric models, including methods for compressed sensing and sparsity where convex optimization plays a prominent role. The aim of ROKS2013 is to provide a multidisciplinary forum where researchers of different communities can meet, to find new synergies along these areas.

Model Selection and Nonparametric and Dependence Modeling

July 8, 2013 – July 9, 2013

Rennes, France

First workshop of the Scientific Research Network on Asymptotic Theory for Multidimensional Statistics (FWO-Flanders, Belgium) Scientific organizers: G. Claeskens en I. Gijbels (KU Leuven); A. Verhasselt and P. Janssen (UHasselt) Local organizer: V. Patilea (CREST-ENSAI, Rennes) Contributed papers are welcome. For submission (deadline April 30, 2013) and registration, please visit the website.

Advances in Statistical Methods for the Analysis of Observational and Experimental Data: A Symposium in Honor of Anastasios (Butch) Tsiatis

July 12, 2013 – July 12, 2013

Raleigh, North Carolina, USA

IMS Representative(s) on Program Committees: Dennis Boos

(IMS Co-sponsored Meeting)

9th Cornell Probability Summer School

July 15, 2013 – July 26, 2013

Ithaca, New York, USA

(IMS Co-sponsored Meeting)

INFORMS Applied Probability Society Conference

July 15, 2013 – July 17, 2013

San Jose, Costa Rica

IMS Representative(s) on Program Committees: Kavita Ramanan

(IMS Co-sponsored Meeting)

7th International Conference on Levy Processes: Theory and Applications

July 15, 2013 – July 19, 2013

Wroclaw, Poland

The aim of the conference is to bring together a wide range of researchers, practitioners and graduate students whose work is related to Lévy processes and infinitely divisible distributions. The USA National Science Foundation has provided funding for travel for USA participants, and some additional travel support is available from Elsevier.

Fourth International Workshop in Sequential Methodologies (IWSM)

July 17, 2013 – July 21, 2013

Athens, Georgia, USA

IMS Representative(s) on Program Committees: T. N. Sriram and Nitis Mukhopadhyay

(IMS Co-sponsored Meeting)

Fourth International Workshop in Sequential Methodologies (IWSM)

July 18, 2013 – July 21, 2013

Athens, GA, USA

The IWSM is organized every two years. The first IWSM 2007 was held at Auburn University, Auburn, Alabama, USA. Then, the IWSM 2009 and IWSM 2011 were held at University of Technology of Troyes, France and Stanford University, USA, respectively. The workshop covers all aspects of sequential methodologies in mathematical statistics and information theory from theoretical developments in optimal stopping, sequential analysis, change detection to different applications in mathematical finance, quality control, clinical trials, signal and image processing, among others. The goal of the workshop is to provide a forum for leading experts, practitioners and young researchers to present and discuss recent progress in various aspects of sequential methodologies.

29th European Meeting of Statisticians (EMS2013)

July 20, 2013 – July 25, 2013

Budapest, Hungary

The European Meeting of Statisticians is uniquely the broadest and
most prestigious regular meeting of the profession in Europe, having long history and well established traditions. Two distinguishing feature of the current occasion are worth being emphasized, however. Beyond providing a natural forum for exchange of ideas for European statisticians and probabilists, particular organisational effort has been made to represent both traditional and newly emerging ties of the European professionals with the whole World. Hence, we expect colleagues from India, China, South-East Asia, the Middle-East, North- and Latin-America to participate in greater than usual number. It is also the ambition of the organisers to stimulate the inseminating tie between probability and statistics by a balanced representation of intertwined topics of both disciplines. EMS 2013 is now accepting abstract submissions and also proposals are welcomed for Organised Contributed Paper Sessions (Streams)with a designated organiser, consisting of 4 papers/stream (of 20 minutes each). Prospective authors are invited to submit their abstracts by midnight, 15 March, 2013. The preliminary programme is available here: http://ems2013.eu/site/index.php?page=en/Program .  The registartion for the conference is already open. For further information, please visit the website

29th European Meeting of Statisticians

July 20, 2013 – July 25, 2013

Budapest, Hungary

Uniquely the broadest & most prestigious regular meeting of the profession in Europe, having long history & well established traditions. Beyond providing a natural forum for exchange of ideas for European statisticians & probabilists, particular effort has been made to represent both traditional & newly emerging ties of the European professionals with the whole World. It is also the ambition of the organisers to stimulate the inseminating tie between probability & statistics by a balanced representation of intertwined topics of both disciplines

36th Conference on Stochastic Processes and their Applications

July 29, 2013 – August 2, 2013

Boulder, Colorado, USA

EMS 2013 is now accepting abstract submissions. Prospective authors are invited to submit their abstracts by midnight, 15 March, 2013. The registration for the conference is already open. For further information, please visit the website.

(IMS Co-sponsored Meeting)


August

15th IMS New Researchers Conference jointly sponsored by the IMS and the SSC

August 1, 2013 – August 3, 2013

Montréal, Quebec, Canada

The purpose of the conference is to promote interaction and networking among new researchers in probability and statistics.

(IMS Co-sponsored Meeting)

IMS Annual Meeting/Joint Statistical Meetings

August 3, 2013 – August 8, 2013

Montrèal, Quebec, Canada

(IMS Sponsored Meeting)

XVII Brazilian School of Probability (XVII EBP)

August 4, 2013 – August 10, 2013

Mambucaba, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

The Brazilian School of Probability (EBP) has been organized each year since 1997 by initiative of the Brazilian probabilistic community and planned as a forum for the discussion of new ideas and developments in Probability and related areas. It is an opportunity to detect new research directions and to establish new collaborations, and an excellent occasion for students to start their scientific life. The EBP has been organized by IMPA, IME-USP, IMECC-UNICAMP, UFMG and by UFPE, with the participation of IM-AGIMB and INCTMat, and has received support of several scientific societies and research agencies.

The 8th International Workshop on Statistical Seismology (Statsei8)

August 11, 2013 – August 16, 2013

Beijing, China

The purpose of this workshop is to provide statisticians and seismologists with an opportunity for discussing problems related to statistical analysis of earthquake occurrence and forecasting, as well as to defining future research directions. Topics explored have included the statistical behavior of earthquake occurrence and patterns, earthquake triggering, earthquake physics, dynamic earthquake hazard estimation, time-dependent earthquake forecasting, and forecast evaluations.

22nd International Workshop on Matrices and Statistics

August 12, 2013 – August 15, 2013

Toronto, Ontario, Canada

The purpose of the workshop is to bring together researchers sharing an interest in a variety of aspects of statistics and its applications as well as matrix analysis and its applications to statistics, and offer them a possibility to discuss current developments in these subjects. The workshop will bridge the gap among statisticians, computer scientists and mathematicians in understanding each other's tools. We anticipate that the workshop will foster the interaction of researchers in the interface between matrix theory and statistics.

Building Bridges: Probability, Statistics and Applications

August 13, 2013 – August 16, 2013

Braunschweig, Germany

Third Annual Workshop on Understanding Climate Change from Data

August 15, 2013 – August 16, 2013

Evanston, IL, USA

Climate science has experienced a rapid transformation from a data-poor to a data-rich environment. Massive and information-rich datasets offer huge potential for advancing the science of climate change and assessments of climate change impacts. This workshop will bring together researchers who are advancing the computational analysis methods necessary for addressing key challenges in climate science. If you are interested in presenting your research at a poster session, please see the web site for details.

Measurement, Design, and Analysis Methods for Health Outcomes Research

August 19, 2013 – August 21, 2013

Boston, MA, USA

Learn the basics of public health research This program provides participants with an overview of several topics in the field of health outcomes research, equipping newcomers with knowledge of the language and concepts of both public health research and statistical methods. Taught in an interactive classroom setting, this program is geared toward introductory to intermediate outcomes research professionals.

Theoretical Foundations of Big Data Analysis

August 22, 2013 – December 20, 2013

Berkeley, California, USA

We live in an era of "Big Data": science, engineering and technology are producing increasingly large data streams, with petabyte and exabyte scales becoming increasingly common. This program will bring together experts from these areas with the aim of laying the theoretical foundations of the emerging field of Big Data.

The 59th World Statistics Congress (WSC)

August 25, 2013 – August 30, 2013

Hong Kong, China

The 59th WSC provides a platform for the international statistical community to share and present the latest knowledge and innovation in statistics. The scientific programme encompasses a wide range of topics facilitating professional exchanges and sharing amongst experts and practitioners in various statistical spheres. Featuring the unique theme "Youth", a series of sessions will be organised on the "Theme Day" of the 59th WSC to address, from various statistical perspectives, topics surrounding the "Youth". Delegates are welcome to plan tail


September

S.Co. 2013 - Complex Data Modeling and Computationally Intensive Statistical Methods for Estimation and Prediction

September 9, 2013 – September 11, 2013

Milan, Italy

The aim of the S.Co. conferences is to provide a forum for the discussion of new developments and applications of statistical models and computational methods for complex and high dimensional data.

10-th International Conference "Computer Data Analysis and Modeling: Theoretical and Applied Stochastics"

September 10, 2013 – September 14, 2013

Minsk, Belarus

In the International Year of Statistics, this Conference will provide a forum for researchers and a discussion of the latest results in theory and software of data analysis, statistical modeling and computer simulation, stressing on Theoretical and Applied Stochastics, and define ways for further developments in this field. Young researchers will have the possibility to present their results and to get in contact with experienced scientists.

BarCamp S.Co.2013

September 12, 2013 – September 12, 2013

Milan, Italy

A Competition leading to a BarCamp on "Technology foresight and statistics for the future", in honor of the 150th anniversary of Politecnico di Milano.

Structural Inference in Statistics

September 17, 2013 – September 19, 2013

Potsdam, Germany

The aim of the conference is to bring together and foster exchanges between experts of mathematical statistics and of different neighboring fields relevant to structural inference. Keynote minilecture series by S. Dasgupta and S. Mallat Invited talks by A. Juditsky, G. Kerkyacharian, G. Lecué, M. Low, A. Munk, A. Nobel, A. Tsybakov, M. Wegkamp Supported by DFG research group 1735 "Structural Inference in Statistics - Adaptation and Efficiency" Abstract submission deadline: May 24, 2013 Registration: June 30, 2013

y-BIS 2013, Joint Meeting of Young Business and Industrial Statisticians

September 19, 2013 – September 21, 2013

Istanbul, Turkey

This conference will be a satellite meeting of ENBIS-13, and has the purpose of bringing together young statisticians and professionals working in Academia and in Industry. The y-BIS 2013 will cover all the research areas of Business and Industrial Statistics.

2013 New England Symposium on Statistics in Sports

September 21, 2013 – September 21, 2013

Cambridge, Massachusetts

This is a meeting of statisticians and quantitative analysts connected with sports teams, sports media, and academia to discuss common problems of interest in statistical modeling and analysis of sports data. The symposium format will be a mixture of invited talks, a poster session, and a panel discussion. One of the sponsors (SportsDataHub) is holding a research competition, the winner earning a cash prize and an invited speaker slot. A prize will also be awarded to the best student poster.

The Third International Workshop on Climate Informatics

September 26, 2013 – September 27, 2013

Boulder, Colorado, USA

Climate informatics broadly refers to any research combining climate science with approaches from statistics, machine learning and data mining. The Climate Informatics workshop series, now in its third year, seeks to bring together researchers from all of these areas. We aim to stimulate the discussion of new ideas, foster new collaborations, grow the climate informatics community, and thus accelerate discovery across disciplinary boundaries.

The Third International Workshop on Climate Informatics

September 26, 2013 – September 27, 2013

Boulder, CO, USA

WORKSHOP OVERVIEW The format of the workshop seeks to overcome cross-disciplinary language barriers and to emphasize communication between participants by featuring tutorials, invited talks, panel discussions, posters and break-out sessions. The programs of previous workshops can be found here (CI 2012, CI 2011). We invite all researchers interested in learning about critical issues and opportunities in the field of climate informatics to join us, whether established in the field or just starting out.

Third International Workshop on Climate Informatics

September 26, 2013 – September 27, 2013

Boulder, CO, USA

Climate informatics broadly refers to any research combining climate science with approaches from statistics, machine learning and data mining. The Climate Informatics workshop series, now in its third year, seeks to bring together researchers from all of these areas. We aim to stimulate the discussion of new ideas, foster new collaborations, grow the climate informatics community, and thus accelerate discovery across disciplinary boundaries. For more information, please contact us at climate.informatics.workshop@gmail.com.


October

Modern Math Workshop

October 2, 2013 – October 3, 2013

San Antonio, Texas, USA

The eight NSF Mathematical Sciences Institutes and NIMBioS are pleased to offer their annual Modern Math Workshop, Oct. 2-3, 2013, preceding the Society for Advancement of Chicanos and Native Americans in Science (SACNAS) national conference in San Antonio, Texas. Intended to invigorate the research careers of minority mathematicians and mathematics faculty at minority-serving institutions, the event features early career researcher sessions and undergraduate sessions. Application deadline: July 19, 2013

2013 Rao Prize Conference

October 5, 2013 – October 5, 2013

Department of Statistics, Penn State University, University Park, PA, USA

The Department of Statistics at Penn State University will hold a one-day conference on Saturday, October 5, 2013 to honor Professor Herman Chernoff (Harvard University), the 2013 Rao Prize winner, and Professor Steve Fienberg (Carnegie Mellon University), the 2013 P. R. Krishnaiah lecturer. See the conference website http://www.stat.psu.edu/~rli/raoprize2013.html for more details. For further information, please e-mail questions to RaoPrize2013@psu.edu.

International Conference on Statistical Distributions and Applications

October 10, 2013 – October 12, 2013

Mt. Pleasant, Michigan, USA

This international conference is being organized to provide a platform for researchers and practitioners to share and discuss recent advancements on distribution theory and applications, and to provide opportunities for collaborative work.

International Conference Ars Conjectandi 1713-2013

October 15, 2013 – October 16, 2013

Basel, Switzerland

This conference will celebrate the 300th anniversary of the publication of Jacob Bernoulli's book "Ars Conjectandi" in 1713. It is organised by the Swiss Statistical Society (SSS) and co-sponsored by the Bernoulli Society for Mathematical Statistics and Probability, the Institute of Mathematical Statistics (IMS) and the International Statistical Institute (ISI).

(IMS Co-sponsored Meeting)

"International Conference Ars Conjectandi 1713-2013" to celebrate the 300th anniversary of the publication of Jacob I. Bernoulli's famous book "Ars conjectandi"

October 15, 2013 – October 16, 2013

Basel, Basel-Stadt, Switzerland

IMS Representatives: Hans Kuensch, Lutz Duembgen

 

(IMS Co-sponsored Meeting)

11 th International Conference On Statistical Sciences: Social Accountability, Global Economics and Human Resource Development with Special Reference to Pakistan

October 21, 2013 – October 23, 2013

Dera Ghazi Khan, Punjab, Pakistan

The aim of the Conference is to highlight the role of computer technology in statistical computations and analysis specially surveys and censuses through GIS and other information technology tools. The Conference will focus on theoretical and empirical aspects of the Official Statistics in modern technology.

Conference on Modeling High Frequency Data in Finance 5

October 24, 2013 – October 26, 2013

Hoboken, New Jersey, USA

IMS Representative(s) on Program Committees: Ionut Florescu, Frederi Viens

(IMS Co-sponsored Meeting)

Lévy Processes and Self-similarity 2013

October 28, 2013 – November 9, 2013

Tunis, Tunisia

This conference is a follow up to those organized in Clermont-Ferrand (2002), Toulouse (2005), Angers (2009) and Le Touquet-Paris-Plage (2011).


November

Rutgers "Statistics for Financial Risk Management" Conference

November 7, 2013 – November 7, 2013

Piscataway, New Jersey, USA

Rutgers University joins the 2013 International Year of Statistics celebrations by hosting this one day event focused on the statistical facets of risk management. The inauguration of the Rutgers Center of Excellence for Research in Financial Statistics and Risk Management, with a mission to foster joint research by practitioners and academics into risk management approaches that are robust in the face of inevitable limitations and constraints in model specification and estimation, will also take place.

INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE & WORKSHOP ON FRACTALS AND WAVELETS

November 9, 2013 – November 16, 2013

COCHIN, KERALA, INDIA

Objective: To inspire and motivate researchers and students working in the areas of Fractals and Wavelets. Focal Themes: Fractals Self Similarity Iterated Function Systems Complex Dynamics Wavelets Frames Filter banks Applications of Fractals and Wavelets - Signal processing, Image processing etc

Stochastics Meeting Lunteren 2013

November 11, 2013 – November 13, 2013

Lunteren, Netherlands

Six invited speakers will give two lectures of one hour each on topics in statistics or probability. The lectures are open to anyone who is interested. Registration starts Monday November 11 at 10.30; the programme ends Wednesday November 13 after lunch.

Workshop on Statistical Issues in Compressive Sensing

November 11, 2013 – November 13, 2013

Göttingen, Germany

The goal of this workshop is twofold: First, we attempt to bring together researchers who have been working on statistical issues in compressive sensing. Second, problems from various areas of applications will be discussed, which statistical approaches may help to solve.

NIMBioS Investigative Workshop: Insect Pest Resistance Evolution

November 14, 2013 – November 15, 2013

Knoxville, Tennessee, USA

The workshop will synthesize the state of knowledge about resistance evolution, define focused research goals for both the theoretical and empirical community, foster greater connection between theory and application, and broaden the role of agricultural entomology in elucidating general phenomena in applied evolution.

PQG Conference - Emerging Quantitative Issues in Disease Epigenetics

November 14, 2013 – November 15, 2013

Boston, MA, United States

The conference will seek to examine the interplay between emerging technologies, its applications to diseases epigenetics studies, and interdisciplinary challenges of data analysis involved. We seek to engage scientists working in experimental, clinical, and computational epigenomics in a discussion centered on three important topics: 1. Chromatin regulation in diseases 2. Epigenetics of genetic variance in disease 3. DNA methylation, somatic mutations, and diseases

Stats in Paris: Statistics and Econometrics of Networks

November 18, 2013 – November 22, 2013

Paris, France

The school and conference is aimed at graduate students, professors and researchers interested in both mathematical statistics and economics. The school and conference is the second edition of Stats in the Chateau 2009 and includes 3 days of graduate courses (November 18-20,2013) followed by a research conference (November 21-22, 2013).


December

Biometrics by the Canals: The International Biometric Society Australasian Region Conference 2013

December 1, 2013 – December 5, 2013

Mandurah, Western Australia, Australia

For professional statisticians working in the biosciences, including agriculture, biomedical science and public health, bioinformatics, ecology, environmental sciences and forestry.

EUROFUSE2013 on Imprecision and Uncertainty in Preference Modeling and Decision Making

December 2, 2013 – December 4, 2013

Oviedo, Spain

The goal of this workshop is to bring together researchers and practitioners developing and applying fuzzy techniques in preference modeling and decision making. The workshop is intended to establish the New Trends in the field and to encourage cooperation among participants. Topics of interest include but are not limited to: * Preference representation and modeling * Properties and semantics of preferences * Decision Making * Imprecise Probabilities * Aggregation Operators

69th Annual Deming Conference on Applied Statistics

December 8, 2013 – December 13, 2013

Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA

The purpose of the 3-day Deming Conference on Applied Statistics is to provide a learning experience on recent developments in statistical methodologies. The conference is followed by two 2-day parallel short courses. The format will be identical to that on www.demingconference.com, which will be updated to the 2013 program by June 1st. The conference is composed of twelve three-hour tutorials on current statistical topics of interest based on recently published texts. The conference sells these books at a 40% discount.

The International Conference on Recent Advances in Experimental Designs

December 12, 2013 – December 16, 2013

Guangzhou, China

IMS Representative(s) on Program Committees: Jianqing Fan

OBayes 2013

December 15, 2013 – December 19, 2013

Durham, NC, USA

The Objective Bayes meetings are one of the longest running and preeminent series of meetings in Bayesian statistics; this will be the tenth meeting. In addition to 21 invited talks and discussions, there will be a day of tutorials and a poster session. The meeting will be held in conjunction with the EFab@ Bayes250 meeting and Bayes 250 Day, a special event to commemorate the 250th anniversary of the publication of Bayes paper. There will be some support for students and new researchers to attend the meeting; apply at the meeting website.

International Conference on Role of Statistics in the advancement of Science and Technology

December 16, 2013 – December 18, 2013

Pune, Maharashtra, India

The Department of Statistics, University of Pune is organizing “Diamond Jubilee Year & International Year of Statistics Conference” to commemorate 60 years of establishment. A meeting of the alumni of the Department of Statistics would also be held on December 15, 2013. The aim of the conference is to explore the role of Statistics in the advancement of Science and Technology.

UAB’s 3rd Annual NHGRI-funded Short Course on Next Generation Sequencing: Technology & Statistical Methods

December 16, 2013 – November 19, 2013

Birmingham, Alabama, USA

Focusing on next-generation sequencing technology, which generates an unprecedented wealth of data, this four-day course will offer an interactive program to enhance researchers' ability to understand & use statistical genetic methods, as well as implement & interpret sophisticated NGS data analyses.

2013 ICSA International Conference

December 20, 2013 – December 23, 2013

Hong Kong, China

IMS Representative(s) on Program Committees: Elizaveta Levina, Department of Statistics, University of Michigan

 

(IMS Co-sponsored Meeting)

Statistics 2013 International Conference

December 28, 2013 – December 31, 2013

Hyderabad, India

Theme : Socio-Economic Challenges and Sustainable Solutions