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Call for Photo Submissions
Call for Photo Submissions

Share your IBC2018 photos with us! We want to see you, your professor or your students giving presentations, your favorite moments or photo booth frenzy during the Gala, and even photos during your excursion day off!  Submit your photos and include a little description about each photo. By submitting your photos to the International Biometric Society (IBS), you are agreeing [...]

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Congratulations to New JABES Executive Editor, Brian Reich
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The Journal of Agricultural, Biological, and Ecological Statistics (JABES) Management Committee was tasked with recruiting a new editor to start January 1, 2019 for a 3-year term. The committee recommended and the IBS and ASA Boards have approved the selection of Brian Reich of the University of North Carolina to be the next editor of JABES. Brian Reich is currently [...]

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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 [...]

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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 [...]

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Join Us for the June Edition of the IBS Journal Club
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  The next Journal Club is scheduled for 14 June, 2018 at 15:00 GMT. For more information, visit the IBS Journal Club homepage. The Journal Club presentations are free of charge to all IBS members. Interested members may register soon.

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Local Organizing Committee Excited about IBC Barcelona Events
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Hello to all IBS members. As a reminder, registration is now open for the 29th International Biometric Conference. We are excited about the many events being planned in Barcelona. We encourage you to attend, and experience the IBC for yourself! The meetings are shaping up to be excellent. Barcelona is a beautiful city, and we are confident that attendees will [...]

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IBC2018 Registration is Open
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The International Biometric Society’s (IBS) International Biometric Conference (IBC) offers a very robust scientific programme for anyone with an interest in biometry. The scientific programme is made up of the following components: invited sessions, contributed sessions, poster sessions and short courses. The mission of the IBS is to promote the development and application of statistical and mathematical theory and methods [...]

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Criteria for Award for Outstanding Contribution to IBS Announced
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  Award for Outstanding Contributions to the Development of the IBS The International Biometric Society has presented an Award for Outstanding Contributions to the Development of the IBS since 2006.  In addition to a handsome Recognition Award, recipients of the Awards receive complimentary IBS membership for the next calendar year. Aim:  To honor the contributions of IBS members to the development to [...]

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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 [...]

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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. [...]

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