Executive Board Recommends Amendment to the IBS Bylaws

  As has previously been reported, the next General Membership Meeting of the IBS is planned for Tuesday, 10 July 2018 in Barcelona during the International Biometric Conference. At its 19 March, 2018 meeting, the Executive Board of the IBS reviewed the Bylaws of the Society, and is now recommending to the membership the approval of an amendment to Article [...]

IBS Honorary Life Members Named for 2018
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By a vote of the Representative Council, four longtime members have been named Honorary Life Members of the International Biometric Society.  All 2018 Honorary Life Members will be recognized on Tuesday, 10 July at the IBS Awards Ceremony held during the International Biometric Conference (IBC) in Barcelona. Honorees for 2018 include Marie Davidian (ENAR), Hans C. van Houwelingen (The Netherlands [...]

Jim Todd Wins IBS Rob Kempton Award
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For outstanding contributions to the development of biometry in the developing world, the International Biometric Society is pleased to recognize Jim Todd for his sustained contributions towards biostatistics training in Tanzania, East Africa and the Sub-Saharan African countries. Nominated by the Tanzanian Region, and supported by the British and Irish Region, the Ugandan Region and the IBS Sub Saharan Network [...]

IBS Membership Names Next President-Elect

We are pleased to announce that Professor Geert Verbeke, a fifteen-year member of the Society through the Belgian Region, former Belgian Region President, former Representative Council member, International Program Chair for IBC 2006 in Montreal, Canada, former Biometrics Co-Editor and a past member of numerous committees, has been selected by the membership to serve the Society as President-Elect from 1 [...]

Poster Printing Service Now Available for the IBC

We know that transporting posters can be tricky! Printing of your scientific poster(s) for the IBC is now available through a new service from a local print vendor in the Barcelona area. The vendor is hapy to answer all your questions. For more information, and to place an order, click here or visit https://www.aeds-webpacks.com/postercongresos5/en/home/.