ASA Symposium on Statistical Inference

Bethesda, Maryland
Wednesday, October 11, 2017 to Friday, October 13, 2017
2017 ASA Symposium
The ASA Symposium on Statistical Inference will follow up on the historic ASA Statement on P-Values and Statistical Significance. The statement called for moving statistical analysis and evidence-based decision making beyond “bright line rules” toward a “post-p < 0.05 era.”

The symposium is open to all, and is a major one-time event you won’t want to miss. 

Anticipated attendees include the following:
  •     Statisticians from a broad range of practice areas
  •     Non-statisticians from the broader research community
  •     Research sponsors, including both private organizations and government agencies
  •     Journal editors, reviewers, and others involved in publication decisions 
  •     The media, including print and broadcast writers and editors
  •     Consumers, users, and evaluators of research, including policy makers, program administrators, regulatory authorities, business managers, physicians, lawyers, judges, principals, deans and provosts, teachers, and ordinary citizens