61st World Statistics Congress – ISI2017
The Scientific Program Committee (SPC) held its second meeting in Marrakech on May 12, 2016. The purpose of the meeting was to finalize the list of accepted IPSs to be included in the 61st WSC and to identify non-accepted proposals that would be candidates for STSs. The members ... more
The Local Program Committee (LPC) held its first meeting in Marrakech on May 13, 2016. Chaired by Mr. Belkacem Abdous, the Director of Statistics at the High Commission for Planning (HCP), and Mr. Pedro Luis do Nascimento Silva, the President of ISI, the meeting was attended by L... more
Nominations are open for the first International Prize in Statistics, to be awarded at the ISI World Statistics Congress in Marrakech in July, 2017. The Prize was created by five international statistical societies (American Statistical Association, International Biometric Socie... more
We are immensely pleased to invite you to attend the 61st ISI World Statistic Congress (WSC) to be held in Marrakech, Morocco from 16 to 21 July 2017.
The biennial WSC is the flagship conference of the International Statistical Institute (ISI) and its seven associations. It brings together eminent statisticians and members of the statistical community from the five continents to present, discuss, promote and disseminate research and best practice in every field of Statistics and its applications.
ISI2017 will feature a rich scientific programme focusing on the latest knowledge and innovation in Statistics. It will also be an excellent opportunity to benefit from additional scientific activities such as satellite meetings and short courses.
The High Commission for Planning (HCP), the main producer of official statistics in Morocco, is pleased to host and organize ISI2017 in Marrakech. Also called the Red City, Marrakech, offers a wide variety of attractions, from historical palaces, tombs, mosques, gardens, and beautiful nature, to endless shopping, dining and entertainment places. Marrakech, the realm of well-being, art, culture and gastronomy, has been elected as the travelers' choice top destination in the world for the year 2015.
To ensure an enjoyable and fruitful ambiance for sharing and networking, an attractive and diversified social programme is being designed. It shall give the participants an opportunity to experience the rich culture of Marrakech and its magical smells and colors.
The venue of the ISI2017 is the Mansour Eddahbi Hotel & Palais des Congres, a great palace located at the heart of the empirical city of Marrakech, within walking distance from the city’s major attractions. Find out more about the venue at www.mansoureddahbi.com.
We have no doubt that taking part in ISI2017 will be a great and enjoyable opportunity for sharing experiences and networking in the magical and warm ambiance of the Red City – Marrakech. Come and join us there for ISI2017!
M. Ahmed Lahlimi Alami
Dr. Pedro Luis do Nascimento Silva