New David G Kendall Award for Young Researchers - Call for Nominations
The Bernoulli Society and the Royal Statistical Society have joined forces to launch a new award named in honour of David G Kendall, inaugural president of the Bernoulli Society and the 1981 recipient of the RSS Guy Medal in Gold.
Call from the ISI Committee on the History of Statistics
The ISI Committee on the History of Statistics currently works on preparing reading material about important figures in statistical science who spent the major part of their careers outside Europe or North America.
Despite the challenges caused by the coronavirus, the ISLP Poster Competition 2020-2021 and the Best Cooperative Award have stared. There is still time to register your country or team for the competitions. For details please see iase-web.org.
News from the International Association for Official Statistics (IAOS)
This month’s news update covers several IAOS initiatives including the upcoming webinar ‘Misuse of Statistics: Time to Speak Out’, the 2021 Young Statisticians Prize, an update on the 2020 IAOS conference in Zambia and more.
The September 2020 news update from the Bernoulli Society includes a brief report of the Bernoulli-IMS One World Symposium, a call for nominations for the chair of the BS Committee on Probability and Statistics in the Physical Sciences, and a call for nominations for the 2021 COPSS Awards.