61st International Statistical Institute (ISI) World Statistics Congress (2017)

July 16, 2017 to July 21, 2017
Marrakech, Morocco

Westat staff will be venturing to the Red City for the 61st International Statistical Institute (ISI) World Statistics Congress in Marrakech, Morocco, July 16-21, 2017. The conference brings together statisticians and members of the statistical community from the five continents to present, discuss, promote, and disseminate research and best practices in every field of statistics and its applications.

Westat staff will be contributing in the following ways.

Jill DeMatteis. (Paper). AAPOR/ASA Data Falsification Task Force: Progress Report.

David Marker. (Session Organizer). Keeping Official Statistics Relevant: Adaptive Designs to Reduce Bias and Improve Timeliness.

David Marker, Lou Rizzo, and Minsun Riddles. (Paper). Using Preliminary Estimates, Paradata, and Targeted Follow-Up to Produce Timely Estimates.