Upcoming ISBIS and ISI Conferences

ISBIS 2014 and SLDM Conference, Durham, NC, USA, June 2014

ISBIS and the ASA Section on Statistical Learning and Data Mining (SLDM) will jointly sponsor a conference on Data Mining in Business and Industry. The conference will take place in Durham, North Carolina, USA during June 9-11, 2014, and will be hosted by the Department of Statistical Science at Duke University.   The conference website is at and it includes instructions on how to propose an invited session or a poster. Highlights of the conference include a reception at SAS and keynote addresses by COPSS Award winners David Dunson (Duke University) and Xihong Lin (Harvard University), and by ARF Grand Innovation Award winner Claudia Perlich (Dstillery, formerly Media6Degrees).

8th International Conference on Partial Least Squares, Paris, France, May 2014

ISBA-George Box Research Workshop on Frontiers of Statistics

The George Washington University, Washington DC

May 20th-22nd, 2014

The ISBA-George Box Research Workshop on Frontiers of Statistics is
co-organized by the ISBA Section on Economics, Finance and Business, the
Section on Industrial Statistics, and the Section on Objective Bayes.

The program will highlight currently topical and challenging research
linked to many of the areas Box worked in. In part, this will recognize the
contributions of George Box in Bayesian statistics and his legacy in terms
of impact and connections with many other scientific research areas. Focus
areas include:

Dynamics and Control;  Design and Experimentation; Time Series and
Forecasting; Industrial, Commercial and Other Applications; Model
Assessment and Criticism; Objective Bayes and Bayes/frequentist Interfaces;
and others.

The workshop will feature invited and contributed talks as well as
contributed poster presentations. Some preliminary information about the
workshop can be found at the web site:

People interested in presenting a contributed paper or poster are kindly
invited to send an abstract by December 15th, 2013  to A
limited number of papers will be selected by the organizing committee as
contributed talks, while all others will presented at the evening poster
session and workshop reception.

The workshop is endorsed by ISBA and co-sponsored by the Institute for
Integrating Statistics in Decision Sciences, The George Washington 

Call for Papers: National Conference on
“Excellence in quality, statistical quality control and customer satisfaction", Turin, Italy, September 2014

Recent ISBIS Conferences and ISI Conferences (Including cosponsored):

y-BIS conference, Istanbul, September 2013

ISBIS Satellite Meeting, Hong Kong, August 2013

ISBIS-2012: The biennial international conference of ISBIS was held in Bangkok, Thailand during 17-21, June 2012.

y-BIS/jSPE Joint Meeting: The first meeting of y-BIS, jointly with the first meeting of jSPE (Section of Young Statisticians of the Portuguese Statistical Society), was held in Lisbon, Portugal, from July 23 to 26, 2012.

ISI World Statistics Congress 2011, Dublin

ENBIS 2011 annual meeting

2011 Taipei Symposium & 7th IASC-ARS.
Additional ISBIS information can be viewed here.

52nd Annual Conference of the South African Statistical Association (SASA 2010), Nov.10-12 2010, Potchefstroom, South Africa. ISBIS and SASA jointly organized the business stream and ISBIS sponsored young statistician activities.

ISBIS 2010 Conference, Portoroz, Slovenia, July 2010

6th Meeting Colombia Venezuela on Statistics, University of Carabobo in Valencia, Venezuela, 25-29 October 2009
The Conference Report can be viewed here.

6th International Conference on Partial Least Squares, Beijing, China, 4-7 September, 2009
The Conference Report can be viewed here.

Stellenbosch Statistical Symposium, University of Stellenbosch, Stellenbosch, Republic of South Africa, 24-26 August, 2009. This was an ISBIS Satellite meeting to the ISI 57th Session in Durban, South Africa, 2009. The Conference Report can be viewed here.

International Conference in Applied Probability and Statistics, Hanoi, Vietnam, 1-3 December, 2008.
The Conference Report can be viewed here.

ISBIS-2008 Conference, Prague, Czech Republic, 1-4 July 2008
The Conference Report can be viewed here.