Featured Events

To make your conference experience more enjoyable, unwind and mingle informally during the social events noted below. These events are included with your registration fee.

Talent Show

JSM Virtual Talent Show
Tuesday, August 4, 5:45 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. EDT
Join us for the JSM Talent Show and vote for your favorite act! And if you have an act or talent you want to showcase, let us know.


Introduction to Virtual JSM
Sunday, August 2, 12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. EDT
Wondering how virtual JSM will work? Come learn about the virtual platform set-up and what to expect during JSM week.

JSM First-Time Attendee Orientation, Sponsored by Novartis
Sunday, August 2, 1:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. EDT
Join fellow first-timers at this orientation to learn how to get involved in JSM. Hear about the benefits of membership and get tips about navigating the conference.

JSM Opening Mixer, Sponsored by MIT
Sunday, August 2, 2:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. EDT
All conference attendees are encouraged to attend this popular event to network with exhibitors and colleagues. This will be the first-ever virtual Opening Mixer, so make sure to check it out.

JSM Student Mixer, Sponsored by Two Sigma
Monday, August 3, 4:45 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. EDT
The Student Mixer will provide an opportunity for students to join their contemporaries for a fun-filled time.

Key Dates

    Attend
  • May 27, 2020 11:00 AM - June 30, 2020 11:59 PM
    Deadline to register to receive JSM Care Package
  • July 1, 2020 12:01 AM - August 6, 2020 11:59 PM
    Registration
  • August 2, 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
  • May 27, 2020 12:01 AM - July 1, 2020 11:59 PM
    Online abstract editing open
  • June 10, 2020
    Draft manuscript deadline