The workshop will put together recent advances and trends in areas related to stochastic modeling, statistical inference and their applications. Invited session are devoted to active research topics such as Highdimensional Statistics, Copulas, Change Detection, Survival Analysis, Statistics for Stochastic Processes, Functional Data, Spatial Statistics, Big Data, Image Processing. Plenaries will be given by A. Gut (Uppsala), H. Dette (Bochum) and J. Jureckova (Prague). Selected papers will be published in Appl. Stoch. Mod. Bus. Ind.