The 3rd International Conference on Statistical Distributions and Applications (Oct 10-12, 2019)

The 3rd International Conference on Statistical Distributions and Applications will be held from Oct. 10, 2019 to Oct. 12, 2019 at Eberhard Conference Center, Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA

The scopes of this conference include, but not limited to

  • Statistical distributions and applications,
  • Statistical modeling,
  • High dimensional data analysis,
  • Bayesian statistics,
  • Statistical distributions in the era of big data.

Presentations will include (1) Keynote and Plenary invited sessions, (2) Topic-Invited sessions, (3) General-Invited sessions, and (4) Student Poster presentations.


Researchers are invited to organize Topic-Invited sessions and/or make presentations in General-Invited sessions. Students are welcome to make poster presentations. For deadlines and other details, please visit the conference website.


Conference presenters will be invited to submit the final version of their articles for publication consideration in a special issue of the Journal of Statistical Distributions and Applications (JSDA) at

List (or tentative list) of invited speakers and session topics:  

ICOSDA 2019 Keynote Speakers:

Dr. David Bank                       Professor, Department of Statistics, Duke University, NC, USA

Dr. Grace Yi                           Professor & University Research Chair, Univ. of Waterloo, CANADA

Dr. Scott Vander Wiel            Senior Researcher, National Lab at Las Alamo, NM, USA


Session topics will be relevant to the scopes of the conference and to be determined by invited session organizers.


ICOSDA20129 Plenary Speakers:

Dr. Susmita Datta                   Professor, Department of Biostatistics, University of Florida

Dr. Christian Genest               Professor, McGill University, Canada

Dr. John S. Preisser                Professor of Biostatistics, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill

Dr. Paul Gustafson                  Professor, Department of Statistics, University of British Columbia, CA


For more information about the conference, please visit

Meeting Start Date: 
Thursday, October 10, 2019 to Saturday, October 12, 2019
Meeting Type: 
Meeting Location: 
Eberhard Conference Center Grand Rapids, Michigan USA