Situated in the French Quarter of New Orleans—a unique city known for its vibrant music and delicious beignets—ICES VI is expected to be attractive to professionals and researchers in statistics on businesses, farms, and institutions throughout the world. The conference will include the following: Short courses at introductory, intermediate, and advanced levels Introductory overview lectures about important and timely topics Selection of invited and contributed papers Two keynote speakers Speed sessions and software demonstrations All conference activities will be held at the Ritz-Carlton, New Orleans.