Incoming Chair Ming Li discusses the opportunities for Q&P members to lead and contribute to the fast-growing trend of data-driven and analytics-backed decision making processes across many industries.
A message from the 2017 chair of the Section on Physical and Engineering Sciences, James Wendelberger, discussing the importance and benefits of section membership.
The 2017 Fall Technical Conference will be held at the Sheraton Society Hill in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, October 5–6, 2017. The deadline for abstract submissions is February 28, 2017.
The Spring Research Conference on Statistics in Industry and Technology will take place at Rutgers University May 17–19, 2017. Submit an abstract by January 31, 2017.
The outgoing Quality and Productivity Section chair notes how the section participated in a number of conferences in 2016. The section is also sponsoring the Q&P research conference and calling for abstract submissions.
The Medical Devices and Diagnostics Section will sponsor a student paper competition for the Joint Statistical Meetings in Baltimore.
News from the Quality and Productivity section of the ASA in the November issue of Amstat News.
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News from the Biometrics section of the ASA in the November issue of Amstat News.
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The Government Statistics Section’s second data challenge in 2016 asked participants to analyze the Department of Transportation’s General Estimates System using any statistical and/or visualization tools and methods
SPES had a fantastic year of representation at JSM, sponsoring five invited, two topic-contributed, and four contributed paper sessions, as well as one contributed poster session. Jonathan Hobbs of Jet Propulsion Laboratory was also honored with the Outstanding Presentation Award for the SPES topic-contributed paper.