Celebrate World Statistics Day with HDSR!

Date: 

Tuesday, October 20, 2020, 11:30am to 1:00pm

Location: 

Zoom

In recognition of World Statistics Day, on 20 October 2020,

  • the American Statistical Association,
  • the Caucus for Women in Statistics,
  • the Harvard Data Science Review,
  • the International Statistics Institute,
  • and International Association for Official Statistics

are sponsoring a virtual conversation on the future of federal statistics.

The virtual presentation will take place from 11:30 am – 1:00 pm ET (Eastern Time)

Opening Remarks

  • Wendy Martinez, 2020 ASA President
  • Xiao-Li Meng, Editor-in-Chief, Harvard Data Science Review

Perspectives on the future of federal statistics

  • Ola Awad, President, Palestinian Central Bureau of Statistics
  • Erica Goshen, Visiting Senior Scholar at the Cornell University School of Industrial and Labor Relations and former Commissioner of the US Bureau of Labor Statistics
  • Wesley Yung, Director, Economic Analysis Division, Statistics Canada

Panel Discussion and Q&A

  • Ola Awad, President, Palestinian Central Bureau of Statistics
  • John Bailer, President, International Statistics Institute
  • Erica Groshen, Visiting Senior Scholar at the Cornell University School of Industrial and Labor Relations and former Commissioner of the US Bureau of Labor Statistics
  • Rob Santos, 2020 ASA President-Elect
  • Wesley Yung, Director of Statistics Canada

Closing Remarks

  • John Pullinger, President, International Association for Official Statistics

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