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JSM Newsroom Overview

Welcome to the newsroom for the Joint Statistical Meetings (JSM), the world's largest annual gathering of statisticians. JSM provides members of the press exclusive access to statisticians from the U.S. and numerous other countries who work in government, academia and industry. The JSM Newsroom provides members of the media information necessary for covering the 2015 conference and its activities.

The 2015 Joint Statistical Meetings will be held August 8-13, at the Washington State Convention Center in Seattle, Washington.

JSM, which has been held annually since 1974, is North America's largest gathering of statisticians. It will be conducted jointly in 2015 by the American Statistical Association*, International Biometric Society* (ENAR and WNAR), Institute of Mathematical Statistics*, International Chinese Statistical Association, International Statistical Institute, Korean International Statistical Society, International Society for Bayesian Analysis, International Indian Statistical Association, Royal Statistical Society, and Statistical Society of Canada* (* denotes JSM founding societies).

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At the following links, you will find news and information about JSM 2015, the conference program, awards, exhibitors, press registration and other available resources:

Media contact: Jill Talley
(703) 684-1221