Schedule at a Glance

The Women in Statistics and Data Science Conference program offers courses, concurrent sessions, speed sessions, an exhibit hall, and many opportunities to network.

Below is a brief overview of the conference schedule. Be sure to check back often as more information becomes available. Times are tentative and subject to change.

Thursday, October 19

7:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.   Registration
8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.   Morning Half-Day Courses Ticketed event
1:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.   Plenary and Concurrent Sessions
5:15 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.   Poster Session 1 and Opening Mixer

Friday, October 20

7:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.   Registration
8:00 a.m. – 8:50 a.m.   Poster Session 2 and Continental Breakfast
9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.   Plenary and Concurrent Sessions
5:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.   Celebrating Women in Statistics and Data Science Banquet

Saturday, October 21

7:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.   Registration
8:00 a.m. – 8:50 a.m.   Poster Session 3 and Continental Breakfast
9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.   Plenary and Concurrent Sessions

Ticketed event Denotes a ticketed event that requires an additional fee

Key Dates

  • March 1, 2017 – April 20, 2017
    Concurrent and Speed Submission
  • June 1, 2017
    Early Registration and Housing Opens
  • July 13, 2017
    Speaker Registration Deadline
  • September 6, 2017
    Early Registration Deadline
  • September 7, 2017
    Regular Registration (increased fees apply)
  • September 22, 2017
    Housing Deadline
  • October 5, 2017
    Online Registration Deadline
  • October 19, 2017 – October 21, 2017
    WSDS 2017 in La Jolla, CA