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Check the rates and add discounted joint memberships with other societies—now including the Indian Society for Probability and Statistics and the New England Statistical Society, as well as INFORMS/Applied Probability Society, International Chinese Statistical Association, International Society for Bayesian Analysis, and ISI/Bernoulli Society—at: www.imstat.org/dues-and-journal-subscription-prices-for-members/

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Peter Hall played a significant role throughout his professional career in mentoring young colleagues at work and through professional society activities. To memorialize Peter in a manner that matched his dedication, the IMS Council created the Peter Gavin Hall Early Career Prize. To date, we have received over $86,000 in…

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The IMS Treasurer, Zhengjun Zhang, presents the report of the Institute’s finances. The report details membership and subscription data for calendar year end 2017. You can download the report as a PDF here, or read it as part of the October/November issue Bulletin47_7. The 2017 fiscal year end…

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We are delighted to announce the 2018 election results, and introduce the newest members of IMS Council. The next President-Elect is Susan Murphy, and the five new members of Council are: Christina Goldschmidt, Susan Holmes, Xihong Lin, Richard Lockhart and Kerrie Mengersen. All of these will serve a three-year term…

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IMS Council recently adopted these guidelines for awards committee members.   Ensuring fairness and diversity: Guidelines for IMS Awards Committees The term ‘award’ is taken to include all IMS Awards and Honors (including but not limited to: IMS Fellowship, invitations to deliver Special Lectures, and IMS Travel Awards).   Significance

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