The 2018 Joint Research Conference on Statistics in Quality, Industry and Technology is a joint meeting
of the 25th Spring Research Conference on Statistics in Industry and Technology and the 35th Quality and
Productivity Research Conference.
The goal of this conference is to stimulate interdisciplinary research and innovative solutions to practical
problems though interactions among statisticians, quality professionals, engineers, and scientists from
diverse fields. The theme of this year’s conference is, “The Art and Science of Statistics.” The technical
program will focus on statistical methodology and creative problem solving to address scientific,
industrial, and business challenges, drawing upon advances from the fields of statistics, machine
learning, and data science.