Enter the 2021 Significance writing competition for early-career statisticians and data scientists
2nd February 2021
Significance, in partnership with the Young Statisticians Section of the Royal Statistical Society has announced the 2021 Statistical Excellence Award for Early-Career Writing. This...
Deadline for Nominations for the ISI’s Mahalanobis International Award Extended
22nd January 2021
The deadline for nominations for the International Statistical Institute's prestigious Mahalanobis International Award has been extended to 15 February 2021. The Mahalanobis International Award...
Journal of the Royal Statistical Society Series A Launches Twitter Account
18th January 2021
Journal of the Royal Statistical Society Series A has launched its own Twitter account @RSeriesa with the aim of sharing all the great work published in the journal. We welcome Francisco Rowe who...
Open Access: Mobile phone data statistics as a dynamic proxy indicator in assessing regional economic activity and human commuting patterns
28th December 2020
Each week, we select a recently published Open Access article to feature. This week’s article comes from Expert Systems and uses mobile phone data statistics as a dynamic proxy indicator in...
RSS Statistics of the Year 2020
18th December 2020
The Royal Statistical Society have announced its 2020 Statistics of the Year today. The winners are: International Statistic of the Year: 332 days - the length of time between scientists...
ITOR: Call for Papers for Special Issue on “OR in Healthcare”
17th December 2020
The International Transactions in Operational Research (ITOR) will publish a special issue on OR in Healthcare at the occasion of the 22nd Triennial Conference of the International Federation of...
Teaching Statistics announces winners of 2020 Peter Holmes and C. Oswald George prizes
15th December 2020
Teaching Statistics has just announced the 2020 winners of its annual prizes! The Peter Holmes prize aims to highlight excellence in motivating practical classroom activity, and was awarded to...
December 2020 issue of Significance just published!
4th December 2020
The December 2020 issue (17:6) of Significance has just been published. Included in this issue: In a data‐driven economy, access to data is vital. So, what happens when data are not available due...
ISBIS Webinar: The Social Structure of Financial Networks
1st December 2020
To celebrate the International Year of Women in Statistics and Data Science, the International Statistical Institute will hold a series of webinars presented by Leading Women in Business and...
Reminder – Royal Statistical Society Statistics of the Year 2020
23rd November 2020
This is just a reminder that you have until 29 November 2020 to submit your nominations for the Royal Statistical Society Statistics of the Year 2020. Submit your nomination here and see the RSS...