Nominations Sought for Rob Kempton Award
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  Rob Kempton Award for Outstanding Contributions to the Development of Biometry in the Developing World The International Biometric Society has presented the Rob Kempton Award for Outstanding Contributions to the Development of Biometry in the Developing World since 2006.  In addition to a handsome Recognition Award, recipients of the Award will receive complimentary IBS membership for the next calendar year.   Regional [...]

Deadline Extended: IBS XXIXth International Biometric Conference Call for Contributed Papers
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 Deadline Extended until Friday, 19 January 2018. The International Biometric Society (IBS) invites abstracts for contributed oral and poster presentations for the 2018 International Biometric Conference (IBC2018) being held in Barcelona, Spain from 8-13 July 2018. Abstracts may be submitted online from 1 October 2017 to 19 January 2018. Submissions from a broad range of topics and perspectives are encouraged. [...]

Call for Proposals, IBC2022
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  Dear Region Leadership: It is time for the International Biometric Society’s Conference Advisory Committee (CAC) to solicit proposals to host IBC2022. The Conference Advisory Committee (CAC) is charged with identifying potential locations for future IBCs. The selection is to be made five years prior to the event. Thus, we are now soliciting proposals, with a due date of 10 [...]

Call for Papers – Young Statisticians’ Showcase at IBC2018 Barcelona, Spain
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  The Young Statisticians’ Showcase is an important part of the Society’s International Biometric Conference (IBC). If you are currently an MSc or PhD candidate or graduated with one of these degrees in 2015 or later, you are eligible to enter the competition! Five papers (one each from Africa, Asia & Australasia, Europe, North America and South America) will be [...]

IBC 2018 Travel Grant Application
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SUBMISSIONS ARE NOW CLOSED. DETERMINATIONS WILL BE ANNOUNCED AT THE END OF APRIL. The IBS travel awards program, made available through the financial support of the International Biometric Society, IBS Regions, and individuals, provides assistance to only IBS members from a Developing Country (DC) to attend an IBC.  IBC2018 will be held in Barcelona, Spain from 8 – 13 July 2018. In [...]

IBS Launches IBC2018 Website
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The IBS is pleased to launch the official website for IBC2018. The site may be found at http://2018.biometricconference.org/. Though next year’s IBC is still quite far away, the IBS staff have begun adding information on the conference venue, a preliminary schedule of events, a list of things to see and do in Barcelona, and much more.We encourage you to take [...]