The ASA Q&P Section’s 2017 Quality and Productivity Research Conference (QPRC) will be hosted by the University of Connecticut and held in Storrs from June 13–15. The theme of this year’s conference is “Quality and Statistics: A Path to Better Life.”
The Section on Statistical Learning and Data Science announces its award winners.
The Teaching of Statistics in the Health Sciences Section announces the 2017 TSHS Portal Innovation Challenge Awards. One award of $250 will be presented for the best contributed data set, and a second award of $250 will be presented for the best contributed teaching materials related to an existing portal data set.
In October, the American Association for the Advancement of Science council elected 391 members as fellows. The new fellows received a certificate and blue and gold rosette as a symbol of their distinguished accomplishments. Fourteen are ASA members.
The Washington Statistical Society, National Association for Business Economics, and Business and Economics Statistics Section of the American Statistical Association are seeking nominations for the 2017 Julius Shiskin Memorial Award for Economic Statistics.
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News and information about members of the ASA highlighted in the March 2017 issue.
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Want to volunteer at JSM 2017? Contact the biometrics section’s program chair, Barbara Engelhardt.
Alabama, Chapter News, Member News »
The Alabama Chapter hosted a mini-conference November 11 at the University of Alabama at Birmingham. Approximately 50 people attended, and ASA President Barry D. Nussbaum spoke.
Greg Steeno discusses the 60th Fall Technical Conference and Greg Piepel talks about the SPES Marquardt Memorial Speakers Program.
Nominate a distinguished statistician for the 2017 Roger Herriot Award for Innovation in Federal Statistics and Gertrude M. Cox Award.