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Conference on Statistical Practice Organizing Committee


    The Organizing Committee is the policy setting and executive council for the Statistics Practice Conference. It is responsible for the development and organization of the yearly Statistical Practice Conference and its establishment as a valuable conference for the important segment of statisticians working primarily on applications of statistics, including but not limited to the following:
    • Statisticians in industry and government
    • Consulting statisticians in academia
    • Statisticians at the bachelor’s and master’s levels as well as at the doctoral level
    • ASA Accredited practitioners and practitioners interested in ASA Accreditation
    • Statistical programmers
    • Students interested in applied statistics and career placement
      In conjunction with ASA staff, the Organizing Committee will:
    1. Selects sites and dates for the conference
    2. Promote the conference
    3. Recommend registration and other fees
    4. Set and evaluate conference goals
    5. Continually develop fresh ideas for making the conference meet perceived audience needs
    6. Pursue sponsorships for the conference
    7. Make policy decisions (for example, whether to have awards, student travel subsidies, etc.)


Eight members, four of whom are appointed/reappointed each year by the President Elect for two year terms. One of the members is also chosen (when necessary) by the President Elect to serve as the Chair. The President Elect is encouraged in making appointments to pay special attention to representation from the various business and industry sectors (industrial, pharmaceutical, financial, etc.) and from government. Representation from relevant sections (for example, Statistical Programmers and Analysts, Consulting, Quality and Productivity, and Physical and Engineering Sciences) and from the Committee on Applied Statistics is also helpful.

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