Meetings
The Seminar on Stochastic Processes (SSP) 2020 will be held on March 4–7, 2020, (Wednesday through Saturday) at Michigan State University (MSU), in East Lansing, MI, USA. As well as informal presentations by conference participants, there will be plenary talks by the following five invited speakers: Martin Barlow (Kai Lai…

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Each year the IMS selects people to deliver named and Medallion lectures at our meetings. In 2020, there will be three Medallion lectures at JSM in Philadelphia, USA (August 1–6, 2020), from Susan Holmes, Roger Koenker and Paul Rosenbaum. Then, a couple of weeks later (August 17–21) and on the…

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ENAR (the Eastern North American Region of the International Biometrics Society), together with IMS and Sections of ASA, holds a meeting each spring. The ENAR 2020 Spring Meeting will be held at the JW Marriott Nashville from March 22–25, 2020. The meeting brings together researchers and practitioners from academia, industry…

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New IMS President Susan Murphy was interviewed at the International Statistical Institute’s 62nd World Statistics Congress, which was held in Kuala Lumpur in August. You can watch her talking with Anne Edwards in the WebTV section of the ISI2019 website, at https://www.isi2019.org/isi-wsc-2019-webtv/ Also interviewed were the Presidents — all women…

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  Award announced at the Stochastic Processes and their Applications meeting (see the report here) The 2019 Line and Michel Loève International Prize in Probability is awarded to Allan Sly of Princeton University. The prize, which carries a monetary award of $30,000, will be presented at a ceremony at…

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