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The 4th ICSA – Canada Chapter Symposium, Advances and Innovations in Statistics and Data Science, will be held August 9-11, 2019 at Queen’s University in Kingston, Ontario. Devon Lin of Queen’s University is the Chair of the Local Organizing Committee, Wenqing He of the University of Western Ontario is the Chair of the Scientific Committee. Professor Tony Cai of University of Pennsylvania and Professor Runzhe Li of Pennsylvania State University will be the Keynote Speakers of the Symposium.

The symposium welcomes proposals for invited sessions. An invited session consists of four speakers (or three speakers and a discussant), with each speaker having 25 minutes for the presentation and discussion.

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The 2019 ICSA China Conference will take place, July 1-July 4, 2019, in Tianjin, China. The Conference will be organized jointly by the International Chinese Statistical Association (ICSA), Nankai University and Shanghai Jiaotong University. It will be held on the campus of Nankai University.

The objective of the conference is to provide a platform for the exchange of recent research and developments in modern statistical methods, to create collaboration opportunities and to identify new directions for further research.  

Statistics and Its Interface (SII) invites submissions for a special issue on Modern Meta-Analysis and Network Meta-Analysis. The submission deadline for the special issue is November 1, 2019. For more information, please download the file:

The results of the 2019 ICSA elections are in! Congratulations to the following members for being elected as new ICSA officers for 2019:

2019 President-elect: Jianguo (Tony) Sun, Ph.D. University of Missouri

2019 Biometrics section Chair: Mengling Liu, Ph.D. New York University

2019 Board of directors (2019- 2021):

Yinglei Lai, Ph.D. The George Washington University

Lei Shen, Ph.D. Eli Lilly and Company

Yifei, Sun, Ph.D. Columbia University

Xin Tian, Ph.D. NIH

Kelly H. Zou, Ph.D. Pfizer Inc

ICSA announced the recipients of ICSA Awards at the general member meeting on August 1, 2018 in JSM 2018 at Vancouver, Canada.

ICSA election on 2019 ICSA Officers has started, please vote by July 27th, 2018. Candidates' information can be found at Please update your contact information and password so that you can cast vote for the election of new ICSA officers. If you have not done so, please update your information so that you could cast your vote for officer elections.  The election email has been sent on July 7, 2018.

The 2018 ICSA Applied Statistical Symposium was held from June 14 to 17, 2018 at Hyatt Regency New Brunswick, NJ. It had more than 600 attendees, 115 sessions (including keynote, invited and contributed sessions). We would like to thank Dr. Min-ge Xie, all the organizers and members of the program committee, local arrangement committee, the volunteers, and sponsors for their time, efforts and contributions. Everyone enjoyed the Symposium very much. The next ICSA Applied Statistics Symposium will be held June 9-12, 2019 in Raleigh Convention Center in Raleigh, NC.


ICSA 2019 Applied Statistics Symposium will be held on June 9-12, 2019 at the Raleigh Convention Center in Raleigh, NC.

Professor Wenbin Lu at North Carolina State University ( will be the Chair of the organization committee.


The 11th ICSA International Conference will be held at Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, Zhejiang, China, from December 20, 2019 to December 22, 2019. 

Organizing committee Chair: Hongzhe Li (


ICSA 2020 Applied Statistics Symposium will be held on May 17-20, 2020 at The Westin Galleria Houston, Houston, TX.

Dr. Hulin Wu at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston ( chairs the Organization Committee.