The WSC 2023 is a not-for-profit congress. We support statisticians and data scientists worldwide. The World Statistics Congress 2023 (WSC) is excited to welcome Esri, IPUMS and Biogen as the newest partners of the WSC. We are grateful that our platinum partner Esri, silver partner IPUMS, and partner Biogen are supporting us in our mission to use Statistical Science for a Better World.
“Statisticians and data have always been relevant to helping solve the problems of the world than they are today,” said Conchita Kleijweg, ISI Director. “We look forward to working together with our partners to ensure that the World Statistics Congress reaches its full potential and creates a unique and educational experience for our attendees.”
Jack Dangermond, President of Esri, said, “It is an incredible opportunity to join a 137-year-old event that brings the world together. Over 150 nationalities of leading statisticians and data scientists discussing the current and future topics that impacts the field of statistics and data science. Esri has the opportunity to contribute to that mission of a better world with statistical science by supporting and being part of the World Statistics Congress”
About Esri - Platinum Partner
Esri is the global market leader in geographic information system (GIS) software, location intelligence, and mapping. Since 1969, Esri has supported customers with geographic science and geospatial analytics, which is called The Science of Where. Esri take a geographic approach to problem-solving, brought to life by modern GIS technology. They are committed to using science and technology to build a sustainable world.
IPUMS - Silver Partner
IPUMS provides census and survey data from around the world integrated across time and space. IPUMS integration and documentation makes it easy to study change, conduct comparative research, merge information across data types, and analyze individuals within family and community context.
Biogen - Partner
Biogen is advancing a pipeline of potential therapies across neurology, neuropsychiatry, specialised immunology and rare disease and remains acutely focused on its purpose of serving humanity through science while advancing a healthier, more sustainable and equitable world.
Rao will receive the prize, which comes with an $80,000 award, at the WSC 2023.
Prof. Robert Groves is currently Provost of Georgetown University in Washington DC, and before that he was Director of the US Census Bureau.