RSS 2021 Statistical Excellence in Journalism Awards
1st March 2021
The Royal Statistical Society have announced details of their 2021 statistical excellence in journalism awards. Criteria The awards are open to all journalists (print, online and broadcast),...
Australian & New Zealand Journal of Statistics Announces Outstanding Associate Editor Award Winner
9th February 2021
The Editors of the Australian and New Zealand Journal of Statistics have established an award for outstanding performance as an Associate Editor. We congratulate Professor Geoff Jones of Massey...
63rd ISI WSC 2021: Call for Contributed Paper/Poster Proposals is now open
4th February 2021
The 63rd ISI WSC 2021 will be held 11-16 July as a virtual conference. The WSC theme “Statistics and Data Science for a Better World” highlights the developments and contributions of statistics...
Big Garden Birdwatch Returns!
27th January 2021
The Big Garden Birdwatch returns this weekend! Enjoy an hour with nature between 29 and 31 January counting the birds you see in your garden or from your balcony, then tell the RSPB what you saw....
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...
Call for Papers: Stat Special Issue on ‘Statistical Network Analysis’
20th January 2021
Stat Special Issue on 'Statistical Network Analysis' Recent advances in social media and measurement technologies have led to an explosion in the amount of network data that are being collected in...
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...
Methods in Ecology and Evolution Virtual Issue on Machine Learning
24th December 2020
Methods in Ecology and Evolution has just published a Machine Learning Virtual Issue. This collection showcases exciting advances and applications of machine learning across a range of ecological...
2020 George Szekeres Medal awarded to Studies in Applied Mathematics editorial board member Nalini Joshi
23rd December 2020
The Australian Mathematical Society have announced that the 2020 George Szekeres Medal has been awarded jointly to Nalini Joshi and Ole Warnaar. Nalini Joshi is an editorial board member on Studies...
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...