JSM 2013



JSM (the Joint Statistical Meetings) is the largest gathering of statisticians held in North America. It is held jointly with these societies:

*American Statistical Association
*Institute of Mathematical Statistics
*International Biometric Society (ENAR and WNAR)
International Chinese Statistical Association
International Indian Statistical Association
International Society for Bayesian Analysis
Korean International Statistical Society
*Statistical Society of Canada
(*indicates the founding societies of JSM)

Attended by more than 6,000 people, meeting activities include oral presentations, panel sessions, poster presentations, continuing education courses, an exhibit hall (with state-of-the-art statistical products and opportunities), career placement services, society and section business meetings, committee meetings, social activities and networking opportunities.