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
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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