Key Dates


  • June 2, 2016
    Early Registration & Hotel Reservations Open
  • September 6, 2016
    Early Registration Deadline
  • September 7, 2016
    Regular Registration Opens
  • September 20, 2016
    Housing Deadline
  • October 4, 2016
    Regular Registration Deadline
  • October 20, 2016 – October 22, 2016
    WSDS in Charlotte, NC
  • Participate in Program

  • February 16, 2016 – March 24, 2016
    Speed Abstract Submission

Exhibitor Hours

Thursday, October 20
9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Exhibitor Check-in & Setup
12:00 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. Exhibits Open

Friday, October 21
8:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. Exhibits Open

Saturday, October 22
8:00 a.m. – 5:15 p.m. Exhibits Open
5:15 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. Exhibitor Breakdown

Exhibit & Advertise


Accenture Federal
Caucus for Women in Statistics
Eli Lilly & Company
GCE Solutions
National Security Agency
New York University, Center for Urban Science & Progress
North Carolina State University
Office of Justice Programs
RTI International
SAS Institute, JMP Division
University of Kansas, Dept of Biostatistics
University of Michigan, Program in Survey Methodology
University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill
Exhibitor Fees
Platinum/Gold/Silver Sponsors   Included
One six-foot table   $1,000
Additional six-foot tables   $500 each

Included with your exhibit table:

  • Networking opportunities throughout the conference
  • A 6' draped table and two chairs
  • Signage throughout the conference
  • Listing on the conference website and in the program
  • Three exhibitor badges


Exhibit space allows for tabletop exhibits and small displays only; signage must be behind your table. No rigging. Booth numbers will not be assigned. If you are attending only in your capacity as an exhibitor, conference registration is not required; however, if you wish to attend sessions or events, you must also register for the conference.

Cancellations will be refunded prior to July 20, 2016, less 50%. Cancellations must be submitted in writing to Amy Farris.


WSDS provides a variety of opportunities — print and digital — to reach your audience! Choose a full, half, or quarter page program book advertisement, a conference bag insert, or a digital ad to be displayed before sessions!

Advertising Fees
Conference Program Advertisement full page $750
  1/2 page $500
  1/4 page $250
One-page flyer in the attendee bag   $500
Conference Digital Advertisement   $500

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and your knowledge.