61st World Statistics Congress – ISI2017
The Local Programme Committee has decided to extend the deadline for STS to 15 September 2016. After this date, we will not be able to accept any new STS proposals. You will be able to make changes, such as adding speakers, to STS proposals that are already submitted until Octobe... more
The Lunch Roundtable Discussions Committee for the 2017 World Statistics Congress (LRTDC-2017) in Marrakech, Morocco, has been appointed. The Committee is chaired by Fabrizio Ruggeri, the full list of members can be found here. ... more
The Scientific Programme Committee (SPC) for the 61st World Statistics Congress (WSC), chaired by Fabrizio Ruggeri, completed the selection of proposals submitted for Invited Paper Sessions (IPS). The list is available here. The SPC met during 12-13 May 2016 in Marrakech and comp... more
We are immensely pleased to invite you to attend the 61st ISI World Statistics 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 practices 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' 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 Congrès, 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