[S] 14th IWSM call for papers

G.U.H. Seeber (Gilg.Seeber@uibk.ac.at)
Sun, 27 Sep 1998 13:11:17 +0200 (MDT)


Please find appended the first announcement and call for papers for the
14th International Workshop on Statistical Modelling to be held in Graz,
Austria, July 19-23, 1999.

I apologize for cross postings.

Gilg Seeber

---------------------------------------------------------------------------
G.U.H. Seeber

Institut fuer Statistik Phone: +43 (512) 507-7107, 507-7101
Universitaet Innsbruck Fax: +43 (512) 507-2851
Christoph-Probst-Platz E-mail: Gilg.Seeber@uibk.ac.at
A-6020 Innsbruck (Austria)

===================================================

INTERNATIONAL WORKSHOP ON
STATISTICAL MODELLING

Graz, Austria: Monday 19 to Friday 23 July 1999

14th IWSM

!! First Announcement and Call for Papers !!

The International Workshop on Statistical Modelling concentrates
on the various aspects of statistical modelling, including
theoretical developments, applications and computational methods.
Papers motivated by real practical problems are desirable, but
theoretical contributions addressing problems of practical
importance or related to software developments are also welcome.

The scientific programme is characterized by having invited
lectures and tutorials, contributed papers, posters and software
demonstrations. Contributed papers should be suitable for a 20
to 30 minutes oral presentation (including discussion) and focus
on motivation, statement of key results and conclusions, and
emphasize examples, wherever possible.

Invited Speakers to Date:
=========================
John B.C. Copas (Warwick, UK),
Anthony C. Davison (Lausanne, Switzerland),
Jeffrey D. Hart (Texas A&M, USA),
Saskia le Cessie (Leiden, The Netherlands),
Ib M. Skovgaard (Frederiksberg, Denmark),
Jon C. Wakefield (London, UK)).

A Tutorial on BOOTSTRAPPING will be given by A.C. Davison.

Students:
=========
Professors should encourage students to attend the workshop. The
programme is designed to allow for discussions and interchange
between junior and senior scientists. A special session will be
devoted for students contributions, an award for the best
presentation will be given.

Scientific Programme Committee:
===============================
M. Aitkin (Newcastle, UK),
J.G. Booth (Gainesville, USA),
A. Bowman (Glasgow, UK),
A. de Falguerolles (Toulouse, France),
H. Friedl (Graz, Austria, Chair),
G. Kauermann (Munich, Germany, Co-chair),
J.B. Lang (Iowa City, USA),
G. Molenberghs (Diepenbeek, Belgium),
and G.U.H. Seeber (Innsbruck, Austria).

Further information:
====================
An (electronical) registration form and further information is
available from the workshop homepage

http://www.cis.tu-graz.ac.at/stat/iwsm

Deadlines:
==========
Jan 31: Submission of abstracts;
Mar 14: Notification of acceptance;
Apr 18: Submission of final manuscripts.

For additional information please contact
=========================================
Herwig Friedl,
Institute of Statistics,
Technical University Graz,
Lessingstr. 27,
A-8010 Graz (Austria)
phone: +43 (316) 873-6477;
fax: +43 (316) 873-6977;
email: friedl@stat.tu-graz.ac.at

-----------------------------------------------------------------------
This message was distributed by s-news@wubios.wustl.edu. To unsubscribe
send e-mail to s-news-request@wubios.wustl.edu with the BODY of the
message: unsubscribe s-news