Conference on Repeated Measures Data Draws Crowd
Approximately 150 participants from various countries attended the International Conference on Analysis of Repeated Measures Data November 25–26, 2016, at Nawab Ali Chowdhury Senate Bhaban of the University of Dhaka. The conference was held by the East West University Department of Applied Statistics.
There were four plenary sessions given by Bikas K. Sinha, Ashis SenGupta, and Mausumi Bose of the Indian Statistical Institute and Abdus S. Wahed of the University of Pittsburgh.
A special session by M. Ataharul Islam of East West University highlighted the recent developments in the analysis of repeated measures data. Additionally, two pre-conference workshops, titled “Applied Longitudinal Data Analysis” by 2015 ASA Educational Ambassador Mohammad Shafiqur Rahman and “Missing Data in Longitudinal Studies” by ASA Committee on International Relations in Statistics Vice President Abdus S. Wahed, were held November 24, 2016, at East West University.
A total of 76 papers (four plenary, one special, 26 invited, and 45 contributed) were presented in the scientific sessions.