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  • The International Statistical Institute (ISI) and the International Biometric Society (IBS) are jointly sponsoring an initiative to fund two young statisticians who are members of both Societies to participate in the 64th ISI World Statistics Congress, 2023 ( https://www.isi2023.org/ ) in Ottawa. There is a growing cohort of past award winners, read more

  • On 29 November 2022, just over twenty statisticians gathered at the Royal Statistical Society from all corners of Britain and Ireland for the first in-person meeting of our regional biometricians in nearly three years. The meeting began with the society AGM where, after receiving reports from the officers, the most notable item of business was an update read more

  • Read the latest edition of the Biometric Bulletin: https://higherlogicdownload.s3.amazonaws.com/BIOMETRICSOCIETY/713ac962-588b-42d5-940f-47ae32f0b28c/UploadedImages/IBS_BioMetric-Bulletin-Vol39-3-1_6.pdf

  • Blog Entry

    The British and Irish Region once again joined forces with the Fisher Memorial Trust (FMT) to offer bursaries to support attendance at the International Biometric Conference at Riga (IBC 2022). John Addy, a bursary recipient, has kindly sent to us a report to share his experience: The 75th International Biometric Conference (IBC) was held in the beautiful read more

  • Thanks to all IBS members for your outstanding participation in the recent Society-wide election for IBS President-Elect. More than 1,100 ballots were cast and the results are in! We are pleased to announce that Iris Pigeot, Director of the Leibniz Institute for Prevention Research and Epidemiology - BIPS, University of Bremen, has been selected by read more