News from the World of Statistics: October 2017

  • OECD, Statistics Korea Team Up for World Forum on Statistics Knowledge, Policy
  • Croatia to Host International Multi-Discipline Statistics Conference Next May
  • BigSurv18 to Connect Survey Science, Big Data in October 2018
  • Chinese Statistics Organization Announces 2018 Applied Statistics Symposium
  • Call for Abstracts for 2018 International Biometric Conference
  • Biopharmaceutical Applied Statistics Symposium to Meet This Month in Atlanta
  • Celebrate European Statistics Day on October 20
  • Contribute News, Jobs to the World of Statistics
  • JOBS

News from the World of Statistics: September 2017

  • More Support Expressed for Former Greek Statistician
  • Ethiopian University Awards Four PhDs in Statistics
  • New York Times Learning Network Features Statistics Education
  • Sir David Cox Receives the First Ever International Prize in Statistics
  • Registration Open for ASA’s Symposium on Statistical Inference
  • University of Toronto Creates Video Showcasing Statistics Competition
  • September Issue of IAOS Statistics Journal Now Available
  • Contribute News, Jobs to the World of Statistics

logo_iaos-300x134Please consider submitting a paper for a special issue of the Journal of the International Association for Official Statistics on urban, regional and small area statistics.

Papers dealing with geographical and other breakdowns of official statistics related to relevant urban and regional planning, territorial and targeted policies on various levels of government are welcome. Papers dealing with the challenges and solutions of integration of geospatial and statistical data are most welcome.

The call embraces also new and evolving uses of small area statistics, e.g., easy access and open access to official statistics of high granularity showing the importance of official statistics in facilitating citizens’ participation.

The deadline for submitting a manuscript is December 1st, 2016.

All submissions will go through the SJIAOS review process.

For information about manuscript preparation and the submission process, please see www.iospress.nl/statistical-journal-of-the-iaos.

Authors are requested to submit their manuscript electronically to the journal’s editorial management system. The length of the manuscript would preferably be 10 -15 pages including tables, graphs and references.

Special issue editor: Ms Asta Manninen, Member of the SJIAOS Editorial Board, asta.manninen@pp.inet.fi

Click here, for more information on the Statistical Journal of the IAOS, or visit www.iospress.nl.

Call for papers: New Techniques and Technologies for Statistics (NTTS) 2017 (Conference in Brussels, 14-16 March 2017) – Special issue of JOS, special issue of EURONA

Dear colleague,

New Techniques and Technologies for Statistics (NTTS) is an international biennial scientific conference series organised by Eurostat on new techniques and methods for official statistics, and the impact of new technologies on statistical collection, production and dissemination systems.

The NTTS 2017 conference will take place from 14 to 16 March 2017 in Brussels. For further details, please refer to the conference website.

Call for papers to NTTS 2017

The NTTS 2017 Scientific Committee welcomes the submission of abstracts within all areas of relevance to the conference. The deadline for submission of abstracts is 28 October 2016.

Call for papers to a special NTTS issue of JOS

The NTTS 2017 Scientific committee is pleased to announce, in collaboration with the editor-in-chief of the Journal of Official Statistics (JOS), that papers presented at NTTS 2017 are eligible for submission to a special NTTS issue of JOS.
(For details, please refer to: http://ec.europa.eu/eurostat/cros/content/special-ntts-2017-issue-jos).

Call for papers to a special NTTS section of EURONA

The NTTS 2017 Scientific Committee is pleased to announce, in collaboration with the editor-in-chief of the Eurostat Review on National Accounts and Macroeconomic Indicators (EURONA) that papers presented at NTTS 2017 treating issues related to national accounts and macroeconomic indicators are eligible for submission to a special NTTS section of EURONA.
(For details, please refer to: http://ec.europa.eu/eurostat/cros/content/special-ntts-2017-section-eurona).

Important administrative information for prospective authors:

E-mail submissions are NOT accepted, only abstracts submitted via the online submission interface will reach the NTTS 2017 Scientific Committee.

Looking forward to seeing you at NTTS 2017 in Brussels,

The NTTS 2017 secretariat
Eurostat ─ B1
Tel. +352 4301 32251
ESTAT-NTTS@ec.europa.eu

New Techniques and Technologies for Statistics (NTTS) is an international biennial scientific conference series organised by Eurostat on new techniques and methods for official statistics, and the impact of new technologies on statistical collection, production and dissemination systems.

The NTTS 2017 conference will take place from 14 to 16 March 2017 in Brussels.

The purpose of the conference is:

  • to allow the presentation of results of currently ongoing research and innovation projects in official statistics,
  • to stimulate and facilitate the preparation of new innovative projects (by encouraging the exchange of views and co-operation between researchers – including the possible building of research consortia) with the aim of enhancing the quality and usefulness of official statistics,
  • to prepare activities related to research in statistics within the European Framework Programme for Research and Development (Horizon 2020).

Further details will soon be made available on the conference website.

Looking forward to seeing you at NTTS 2017 in Brussels,

The NTTS 2017 secretariat