American Statistical Association
The Albuquerque Chapter of the American Statistical Association (ACASA) serves Northern New Mexico. The Chapter holds yearly meetings, which bring together those who are interested in statistics in the region. If you are interested in joining the Chapter, please contact any of the Chapter officers or visit the American Statistical association membership web site. ACASA is affiliated with Mu Sigma Rho, the national honorary society for statistics (ACASA/MSR).
Mark your calendars - 2017 annual meetingWe're pleased to invite you to our annual chapter meeting. This will be held Friday, April 28, 2017 at the La Fonda on the Plaza. Please visit 123Signup and click "Register" at the top of the page to reserve your place at the meeting. The early registration rate ($85 for members (select "General" in 123Signup), $25 for students) is available only until April 1, 2017. We will have a full day session with two guest speakers, Dr. Jessica Uts from UC-Irvine and Dr. Mike West from Duke in the morning, a panel discussion over lunch (there will be boxed lunches provided.) In the afternoon, there will be technical talks by chapter members, preceded by brief official meeting for the Albuquerque chapter at which we will elect officers and announce awards. Coffee and snacks will be provided in the morning, and there will be boxed lunches provided as part of the registration fee.
8:00 a.m. Doors open
8:30 a.m. Coffee and snacks
9:00 a.m. Dr. Jessica Utts, UC-Irvine, P-values: Uses, misuses, and the ASA statement about them.
10:50 a.m. Dr. Mike West, Duke University, Bayesian Predictive Synthesis.
12:40 p.m. Panel lunch with speakers (boxed lunch provided)
1:45 p.m. Business agenda
2:15 p.m. Afternoon talks
4:45 p.m. Closing remarks
The Lee Award
Chapter Officers (4/2016 through 4/2017)
Current and former officers
Careers in statistics
Jobs for statisticians
Statistics Outreach (with pictures)