IAOS 2018 Conference - September 19-21 2018

Dear all,


The IAOS2018 conference will be held from September 19-21 2018, at the offices of the OECD in Paris, France.  The theme of the 2018 conference is " Better Statistics for Better Lives".  There will be more about this event at the IAOS2016 conference next month in Abu Dhabi.  Additional information will be provided in 2017.


Members and supporters of the IAOS should schedule this event now.  Please also note that this is a correction to the dates provided in the previous two IAOS members newsletters.


For more information about the IAOS2018 conference, including how members can help, contact Mario Palma, (IAOS President- elect) at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..



Ola Awad
IAOS President 


2016 IAOS General Assembly

Dear IAOS members,


The 2016 IAOS General Assembly will be held on December 6, 2016 from 6- 7.30 pm (18.00 - 19.30)  in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates during the IAOS 2016 conference.


You are warmly invited to attend. The precise venue will be publicized at the conference.


In the General Assembly, I will report on progress with the Strategic objectives and present the 2016 Annual Report. There will also be an opportunity for members to find out more about the activities of the Association, including the SJIAOS and the Young Statistician Prize.


If you have any other items for the General Assembly, please send them to me ASAP at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..


Documents for the General Assembly, including the Agenda will be available on the IAOS website in late November. In case you are not be able to attend the General Assembly, please review the documents and advise me of any questions or comments.


I look forward to seeing you at the General Assembly and the IAOS 2016 conference.



Ola Awad


IAOS President



IAOS 2016 Conference - Programme now available

Dear All

The IAOS 2016 conference programme is now available at http://iaos2016.ae/Conference/Pages/agenda#.  Our keynote speakers include Ola Rosling (Gapminder Foundation), Johannes Jutting (PARIS21), HE Reem Al Hashimy and HE Noura Al Kaabi (UAE Government), Ola Awad (President IAOS).   Remember there is still time to register - see the IAOS2016 website for more information.