The 16th edition of the International Association for Official Statistics Conference will take place in Paris

on 19-21 September 2018. With the aim of promoting official statistics, IAOS will jointly organise this

conference edition with the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD). Together,

both organisations decided the main theme for the upcoming conference to be Better Statistics for

Better Lives. This theme will serve as an umbrella to discuss the most pressing problems regarding the

production, use and dissemination of official statistics.



2017   61st ISI World Statistical Congress, Marrakech, Morocco, July 2017    


2016 Conference in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, December 6-8 


2015  The 60th ISI World Statistics Congress, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil 26 to 31 July 2015 


2014  IAOS conference on 'Meeting the demands of a changing world' in DaNang, Vietnam on 8 to 10 October 2014



2013 The 59th ISI World Statistics Congress, Hong Kong, SAR China, 25 to 30 August 2013 Joint workshop with the International Association for Statistical Education helld in Macau, China, 22 to 24 August 2013, on the topic 'Statistics education for progress'.   



2012  IAOS conference on 'Getting your Messages across' in Kiev, Ukraine on 12 to 14 September  European Conference on Quality in Official Statistics (Q2012)


2011  The 58th ISI World Statistics Congress, Dublin, Ireland, 21 to 26 August 2011 


2010  IAOS conference on official statistics and the environment, 20-22 October 2010   Workshop on Governance of Statistical Systems, 19 October 2010, Santiago, Chile  27th SCORUS Conference: Creating a knowledge base for successful cities and regions, along the statistical value chain, 11-13 August 2010, Riga, Latvia


2009  The 57th ISI session 16-22 August 2009  Eurostat/IAOS/IFC conference on residential property price indices, Basel, 11-12 November 2009 


2008  IAOS/Scorus Conference on "Smart Data, Innovative Uses – Reshaping Official Statistics", 14 - 16 October                       (Shanghai, China) 


2007  The 56th ISI Session, 22 - 29 August 2007 (Portugal) 


2006 IAOS conference on 'People on the Move: Measuring Environmental, Social and Economic Impacts Within and Between Nations' 2006 (Canada) 


2005 The 55th ISI Conference, 5 - 12 April 2005, (Australia) IAOS General Assembly, 8 April 2005, (Australia) 


2004  IAOS/IASS Conference on Poverty, Social Exclusion and Development 2004 (Jordania)  


2003  The 54th Session of the ISI Conference 2003 (Germany)


2002  The 2002 IAOS Conference on "Official Statistics and the New Economy" (England) 


2001 IAOS Satellite Meeting on Statistics for Information Society 2001 (Japan) The IAOS Program for the 53rd ISI                       Conference 2001 (Korea)  IAOS Forum on Enhancing Statistics Capacity Building in Developing/Transition  Countries  2001 (Korea)  Training Course on Advances in Time Series Analysis 2001 (Korea) 


2000  IAOS Conference on "Statistics, Development and Human Rights" 2000 (Switzerland)