Annual Meeting Update

As of May 28, 2020


SSC Annual General Meeting Status:  Rescheduled to Virtual Meeting Via Zoom.

More details to follow.

It is with great regret to inform you that the on location 2020 Annual Meeting and the allied Canadian Statistics Student Conference have been cancelled due to the rapidly deteriorating situation with COVID-19.
However, we will still be hosting many of the events online:


Saturday May 30, 2020: Canadian Statistics Student Conference
11:00 AM to 5:00 PM Eastern
Click here for more information. 


Monday June 1, 2020: SSC 2020 Case Studies in Data Analysis Competition
Click here for more information.


Monday June 1, 2020: SSC 2020 Presidential Invited Address
David L. Donoho, (Stanford University), A Statistical Perspective on Covid-19 Testing 

12:00 noon Pacific; 3:00 PM Eastern


Wednesday June 3, 2020: SSC 2020 Pierre Robillard Award Address
Dr. Shixiao Zhang, (Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center) Multiply Robust Inference for Causual Interference with Missing Data

10:00 AM to 11:00 Am Pacific; 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM Eastern


Thursday June 4, 2020: SSC Data Science and Analytics Section Online  Workshop
Analysis of Unstructured Text Data with Prof. Nathan Taback ( University of Toronto) and Prof. Dave Campbell (Carleton University)

Part 1: 1:00 PM to 2:30 PM Eastern
Part 2: 2:30 PM to 4:00 PM Eastern
See more details here
Register (free!) here
Please register by the end of the day on Wednesday June 3rd to ensure you obtain a link to the Zoom workshop.


Friday June 5, 2020: SSC Biostatistics Online Workshop
Intro to Epidemic Modelling with Prof Rob Deardon (University of Calgary) 

Session 1: 11:30 AM to 1:30 PM Eastern
(Lunch/Break: 1:30 PM to 2:30 PM Eastern)
Session 2: 2:30 PM to 4:30 PM Eastern
Register (free!) here.
Please register by the end of the day on Wednesday June 3rd to ensure you obtain a link to the Zoom workshop.


Saturday June 6, 2020: SSC Business and Industrial Statistics Online Workshop
Interactive Exploratory Data Visualization in R with Prof. Wayne Oldford, (University of Waterloo) 

A workshop introduction to loon and related packages.
Register (free!) here.
See more details here.


Thursday June 25, 2020: SSC Annual General Meeting
Beginning at 2:30 PM Eastern