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.

Thursday, October 1

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

Friday, October 2

7:30 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.   Registration
7:30 a.m. – 5:15 p.m.   Exhibits Open
7:30 a.m. – 8:30 a.m.   Continental Breakfast and Poster Session 2
8:45 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.   Plenary and Concurrent Sessions
4:15 p.m. – 5:15 p.m.   Keynote Presentation
5:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.   Celebrating Women in Statistics and Data Science Reception and Poster Session 3

Saturday, October 3

7:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.   Registration
7:30 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.   Exhibits Open
7:30 a.m. – 8:30 a.m.   Continental Breakfast and Poster Session 4
8:45 a.m. – 9:45 a.m.   Plenary Session
10:00 a.m. – 1:15 p.m.   Concurrent Sessions

Preliminary schedule. Times are tentative and subject to change.

Ticketed event Denotes a ticketed event that requires an additional fee

Key Dates

  • February 13, 2020 – May 21, 2020
    Concurrent, Panel, and Speed Submission
  • June 25, 2020
    Early Registration and Housing Opens
  • July 24, 2020
    Speaker Registration Deadline
  • August 20, 2020
    Early Registration Deadline
  • August 21, 2020
    Regular Registration (increased fees apply)
  • September 7, 2020 4:00 PM
    Housing Deadline
  • October 1, 2020 – October 3, 2020
    WSDS2020 in Pittsburgh, PA