Nominations
Nominations are open for three awards, to be presented next year at JSM in Philadelphia. Please visit https://community.amstat.org/copss/home for details of eligibility and nomination requirements for all these awards. Please send nominations, preferably by email in PDF format, to the committee chairs. The deadline for nominations for all three awards…

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It’s time to think about nominating your outstanding colleagues and collaborators for these IMS awards: Hall and Tweedie awards (see separate posts), Carver Medal and IMS Fellowship. Nominations are invited for the Carver Medal, created by the IMS in honor of Harry C. Carver, for exceptional service specifically to…

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Each year the IMS selects special named and medallion lectures. In 2020, there will be the Wald and Blackwell lectures, and eight medallion lectures, as well as two joint IMS/BS lectures, the Doob and Schramm lectures. At next year’s Joint Statistical Meetings (August 1–6, 2020, in Philadelphia, PA) there will…

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Submit a nomination: https://www.imstat.org/ims-special-lectures/nominations/ The IMS Committee on Special Lectures is accepting nominations for these IMS Named and Medallion Lectures in 2019: 2020 & 2021 Wald Lecturers 2020 Le Cam Lecturer 2022 Medallion Lecturers Send your nomination by October 1, 2019. Information on all lectures is available at https://www.imstat.org/ims-special-lectures/

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Each year, the statistical profession recognizes outstanding members at the Joint Statistical Meetings in an awards ceremony organized by the Committee of Presidents of Statistical Societies (COPSS). Anyone can nominate — from the newest to the most senior members of our societies. It is important to single out those who…

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