IMS awards
The IMS Committee on Special Lectures is currently accepting nominations for these IMS Named and Medallion Lectures: the 2022 Neyman Lecturer the 2022 Rietz Lecturer eight 2023 Medallion Lecturers Send your nomination by October 1, 2020. Information on all lectures is available at https://www.imstat.org/ims-special-lectures/

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Nominations are invited for the Carver Medal, created by the IMS in honor of Harry C. Carver, for exceptional service specifically to the IMS. Nominations must be received by February 1, 2021. Please visit https://www.imstat.org/ims-awards/harry-c-carver-medal/. A candidate for IMS Fellowship shall have demonstrated distinction in research in statistics…

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We are pleased to announce the winners of the IMS New Researcher Travel Awards and the IMS Hannan Travel Awards for 2020. IMS New Researcher Travel Awards The 2020 IMS New Researcher Awards fund travel, and possibly other expenses, to present a paper or a poster at an IMS sponsored…

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Hans R. Künsch, former chair of the Memorials Committee, writes: The IMS has a history of over 80 years, and during this time our members have made many contributions to the “development and dissemination of the theory and applications of statistics and probability.” In order to highlight our rich history…

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We are pleased to announce that the IMS Carver Medal Committee has selected Lynne Billard to receive the 2020 Carver Award. Lynne was chosen for her outstanding service to IMS on a number of key committees, including publications, nominations, and fellows; for her extraordinary leadership as Program Secretary (1987–90), culminating…

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