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Statistics: It’s Essential … and So Was Your Participation at JSM 2017

A program packed with intriguing talks and fun social events in a convention center set up for networking … how could JSM 2017 be anything less than exceptional?

Held at the Baltimore Convention Center and the Hilton Baltimore, JSM brought more than 6,500 people to the city. Many sessions focused on the JSM 2017 theme, “Statistics: It’s Essential,” on which ASA President Barry Nussbaum also presented his address.

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Three ASA sections—Computing, Government, and Graphics—sponsored Data Challenge 2017.

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Beyond AP Statistics is a workshop for experienced AP Statistics teachers hosted during the Joint Statistical Meetings.

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Meeting Within a Meeting (MWM) statistics workshop for middle- and high-school mathematics and science teachers took place at this year’s Joint Statistical Meetings in Baltimore, Maryland.

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ASA student chapter officers and faculty advisers came together for the first time at this year’s JSM to share their experiences and plan for the future.

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The 12th International Health Policy Statistics Section will be held January 10–12, 2018, in Charleston, South Carolina.

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For 2017, the Committee of Presidents of Statistical Societies presented four awards during the Joint Statistical Meetings in Baltimore.

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The 2017 ASA educational ambassador, Honoré Mitonga Kabwebwe of the University of Namibia.

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The 24th meeting of the Biopharmaceutical Applied Statistics Symposium (BASS XXIV) will be held October 23–27 at the Hotel Indigo Savannah Historic District in Savannah, Georgia.

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JSM 2018 Invited Session Proposals Sought

Christian Léger, JSM 2018 program chair, calls for invited session proposals for the next Joint Statistical Meetings in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.