Conference Information

JSM (the Joint Statistical Meetings) is the largest gathering of statisticians and data scientists held in North America. It is held jointly with the:

  • *American Statistical Association
  • Casualty Actuarial Society
  • The Caucus for Women in Statistics
  • *International Biometric Society (ENAR and WNAR)
  • International Chinese Statistical Association
  • International Indian Statistical Association
  • *Institute of Mathematical Statistics
  • International Society for Bayesian Analysis
  • International Statistical Institute
  • Korean International Statistical Society
  • Royal Statistical Society
  • *Statistical Society of Canada

By the Numbers

It is also one of the broadest, with topics ranging from statistical applications to methodology and theory to the expanding boundaries of statistics, such as analytics and data science.

JSM also offers a unique opportunity for statisticians in academia, industry, and government to exchange ideas and explore opportunities for collaboration. Beginning statisticians (including current students) are able to learn from and interact with senior members of the profession.

*Indicates the founding societies of JSM

Key Dates

    Attend
  • April 30, 2020 11:00 AM
    Registration and housing open
  • June 2, 2020
    Early registration deadline
  • June 3, 2020 12:01 AM - June 30, 2020 11:59 PM
    Regular registration (increased fees apply)
  • June 30, 2020
    Housing deadline
  • July 1, 2020 12:01 AM - August 6, 2020 11:59 PM
    Late Registration (increased fees apply)
  • August 1, 2020 - August 6, 2020
    2020 Joint Statistical Meetings
  • Program Participants
  • July 18, 2019 - September 5, 2019 11:59 PM
    Online submission of invited session proposals open
  • September 30, 2019
    Online submission of Continuing Education course proposals deadline
  • October 9, 2019 - October 29, 2019 11:59 PM
    Online submission of invited session abstracts open
  • November 12, 2019 12:01 AM - December 10, 2019 11:59 PM
    Online submission of topic-contributed session proposals
  • December 3, 2019 12:01 AM - February 4, 2020 11:59 PM
    Online submission of abstracts (all except invited papers and panels)
  • January 15, 2020
    Online submission of Computer Technology Workshop (CTW) proposals deadline
  • January 22, 2020 - April 2, 2020 11:59 PM
    Online submission of JSM Meeting & Event Requests
  • January 28, 2020
    Deadline to request registration extension for government agencies
  • March 31, 2020 12:01 AM - April 16, 2020 11:59 PM
    Online abstract editing open
  • May 15, 2020
    Draft manuscript deadline