December 13–16, 2022 in Florence, Italy 

The first IMS International Conference on Statistics and Data Science (ICSDS) is to be held in Florence, Italy, from December 13–16, 2022. The conference will provide 10 travel awards, $800 USD each, to PhD students who participate in invited or contributed program. Applicants for the awards must be members of IMS, and joining at the time of application is allowed. The submission site for applications for travel awards closes September 15.

Submissions are also open for contributed talks and posters until September 15.

The objective of ICSDS is to bring together researchers in statistics and data science from academia, industry and government in a stimulating setting to exchange ideas on the developments in modern statistics, machine learning, and broadly defined theory, methods and applications in data science. The conference will consist of plenary sessions, and about 50 invited, contributed and poster sessions. Young researchers are particularly encouraged to participate, with a portion of the invited sessions designated for them.

Plenary speakers: Emmanuel Candès, Guido Imbens, Susan Murphy, Sylvia Richardson.