Conference News

A special Conference in Honour of Søren Asmussen - New Frontiers in Applied Probability will take place in Sandbjerg Estate, Sønderborg, Denmark from August 1 to August 5, 2011.

Note that Leonardo Rojas-Nandayapa (University of Queensland)  and Olivier Wintenberger (University Paris Dauphine) were awarded two Elsevier Travel Awards (500 Euros each) for participation in this conference.


Take a note of the participation of the Bernoulli Society in the 58th ISI World Statistics Congress in Dublin, August 21-26. Organized or sponsored activities include:

  • 12 Invited Paper Sessions
  • Special Contributed Sessions
    • Credit Risk and Levy Processes organized by Wim Schoutens (University of Leuven, Belgium)
    • MCMC organized by Gareth Roberts (University of Warwick, United Kingdom)
    • Inferential tools based on model selection, shrinkage and related methods  organized by Hannes Leeb (University  of Vienna, Austria)
  • General Assembly of the Bernoulli Society. Send suggestions for Open Floor Discussion to the Bern Soc Executive Secretary Ada van Krimpen (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.).
  • Satellite Meeting on Dynamic Statistical Models, Copenhagen, Denmark, August 17-19,
  • ISI Young Statisticians Meeting, Dublin, Ireland, August 19-21,

We are pleased to annonce that there are several NSF travel grants for U.S. participants (young researchers, women and minority) traveling to the 35th Stochastic Processes and their Applications meeting in Oaxaca, Mexico from the 19th to the 24th of June  2011.

For details visit the Information on the SPA travel grants on the conference homepage.


As a satellite meeting to the 2011 ISI World Congress, and the first of its kind, the 2011 ISI Young Statisticians Meeting (YSI 2011) seeks to promote the active participation of early career statisticians in the epicentre of the ISI World Congress. The meeting will take place from August 19th-21st 2011, preceeding the 2011 ISI World Congress. Further information http://www.isi2011.ie/content/ysi

Previous to the 58th World Statistics Congress of the ISI in Dublin, August 21-26, 2011,The Bernoulli Society is organizing a Satellite Meeting on Dynamic Statistical Models, Copenhagen

On Wednesday September 8, 10:50-11:15 the ISI President-Elect Jae C. Lee and the Bernoulli Society President-Elect Edward Waymire will talk about: The future of societies of mathematical statistics and probability. This is a special Session for the World Statistics Day at the Osaka 2010 SPA Conference.


The Fifth International Workshop in Applied Probability (co-sponsored by the Bernoulli Society) will be held at Universidad Carlos III de Madrid, Colmenarejo Campus, on July 5th-8th, 2010. The aim of this workshop is to bring together and foster collaboration among scientists engaged in applied probability. A wide range of active research fields will be covered featuring seven invited plenary lectures presented by leading specialists. In addition, there will be a large variety of invited sessions, contributed talks, and posters.

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