This is the home page of the Sacramento chapter of the American Statistical Association. The mission of the Sacramento Statistical Association (SSA) is to promote and encourage the use of statistics and research. Through our Annual Institute on Research & Statistics, statistical educational and training opportunities, graduate student fellowships, and newsletters, we hope to foster a sense of communication and community among all those having some involvement with statistics and research.

Featured Event


2018 Annual Membership Dinner Announcement

The 2018 annual membership dinner will be held on Saturday, February 10, 2018 at 6:00 pm. The location is:

Pita Kitchen

2989 Arden Way

Sacramento, CA 95825

(916) 480-0506

The purpose of the event is to elect officers for the upcoming year. All current members and their guests are invited to the event. If anyone is interested in a board position but may not make it to the dinner, the nominations can also be submitted by email:  


37th Annual Institute on Research and Statistics

The 37th Annual Institute on Research and Statistics will be held on Friday, March 25, 2016 at California State University, Sacramento (CSUS) Union Building. This daylong event is co-sponsored by


-        the CSUS Department of Mathematics and Statistics:

-        the Student Chapter of SIAM at CSUS:

-        the Sacramento Statistical Association (SSA):

-        the College of Business Administration:

and features diverse presentations of interest to statistics practitioners and researchers of all levels of expertise.  This is an excellent opportunity to meet colleagues and learn more about statistical methods, applications, and research projects in the Sacramento area. We invite you to propose a presentation or discussion topic to share research experiences.


·       Call for Papers

·       Program

·       Registration/Parking

Ø Registration Form: The $60.00 registration fee (which is $50 if your payment is received by March 11, 2016) includes admission to all sessions, parking, continental breakfast, lunch and a one-year membership in the SSA. All events will take place at the University Union on the campus of CSUS. We will accommodate all walk-in registrations (in Redwood Room) if you are not able to mail your completed registration form and payment by Friday, March 11.  For more information regarding parking (permits) and campus maps, please visit the SSA website or check your e-mails if you are on the SSA e-mail list. We request that you pre-register by March 11, 2016 to allow us arrange all the accommodations in a timely manner. Please mail registration form and check payable to “Sacramento Statistical Association” to:


Min Li, 2016 Institute Treasurer

Tahoe Hall 2056

6000 J Street

Sacramento, CA 95819-6088



Ø Parking: All the meeting activities are scheduled in the Union Building (it is marked in the map below) at California State University, Sacramento. The registration and continental breakfast starts at 8 am in Redwood Room (in the first floor). When you enter the campus (from J-street entrance), please follow the route indicated on the map to get to the Hornet Bookstore, then (if you don’t have a parking permit yet) park your car temporarily in one of the 30-minute or 60-minute parking spaces there, visit the registration desk in Redwood Room to get your parking ticket, and finally park your car in any parking lot or parking structure that is designated for students. The event parking permit is valid in student parking spaces only. The closest locations are Parking Structure II and Parking Structure III. Please see the CSUS Map for directions and the CSUS Parking Map.






2016 Annual Membership Dinner


The 2016 annual membership dinner was held in December 2015. Congratulations to President-elect, Ying Yang and Vice President-elect, Nuriddin Ikromov.




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Last updated March 3, 2015.