The 78th Annual Deming Conference on Applied Statistics will be held from Monday, December 5 to Wednesday, December 7, 2022, followed by two parallel 2-day short courses on Thursday, December 8, and Friday, December 9, 2022, at the state-of-art Sonesta Philadelphia, Rittenhouse Square (1800 Market Street Philadelphia, PA 19103). Conference facility and hotel information can be found at The purpose of the 3-day Deming Conference on Applied Statistics is to provide a learning experience on recent developments in statistical methodologies in biopharmaceutical applications. The conference is composed of twelve three-hour tutorials on current topics in applied biopharmaceutical statistics and FDA regulations, three one-hour distinguished keynotes on Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday. The books, on which these sessions are based, are available for sale at an approximately 40% discount. Attendees will receive program proceedings of the presentations. There will be poster sessions. Early registrants who submit a poster presentation will receive a $150 discount. For poster submission, please contact “Deming Poster Chair”: Dr. Pinggao Zhang at email: There will be student scholar presentation. For student scholar application, please contact “Deming Scholar Chair”: Dr. Sofia Paul at email: The conference is sponsored by the American Statistical Association Biopharmaceutical Section and the International Chinese Statistical Association. Walter Young has chaired this conference for 53 consecutive years. The program committee includes Alfred Balch, Joseph Borden, Ivan Chan, Ding-Geng Chen, Kalyan Ghosh, Satish Laroia, Sofia Paul, Naitee Ting, Bill Wang, Wenjin Wang, Yibin Wang, Li-an Xu, Walter Young, Pinggao Zhang. For more information about the conference, please email Dr. Din Chen at or visit