The Quality and Productivity Section and Section on Physical and Engineering Sciences will host the Joint Research Conference at the University of Washington June 24–26, 2014. A short course on Bayesian statistical process control will take place June 23.
The Quality and Productivity Section of the American Statistical Association announces the 2014 Mary G. and Joseph Natrella Scholarship, which supports student participation in the Quality and Productivity Research Conference.
The Quality and Productivity Section awarded a $400 scholarship to Ye Tian of Iowa State University to offset the cost of attending the 2012 Joint Statistical Meetings (JSM) in San Diego, California. The section will award up to three awards for JSM 2013.
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“We’re hoping the guidelines and resources will help members and departments craft new statistics programs or revise existing ones to enhance the training of the next generation of students to be able to use data to make decisions. ”