Come take part in these novel hybrid presentations. In the oral speed sessions, you will hear up to 20 four-minute talks. In the following poster speed session, you will see the oral speed presentations in an electronic poster format and have the opportunity to talk with the authors.
ASA Informational Meeting on Accreditation 12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. An overview of the ASA accreditation program will describe the goals, requirements, application process, and benefits. A panel of accredited members will share their experiences and insights, and accreditation committee members and ASA staff will be on hand to answer questions.
Deming Lecture 4:00 p.m. – 5:50 p.m. Sharon Lohr, Red Beads and Profound Knowledge: Deming and Quality of Education
ASA 175th Anniversary CelebrationTICKETED EVENT 8:00 p.m. – 9:30 p.m. Enjoy hors d'oeuvres, champagne, and dessert while we pay tribute to the past 175 years and look forward to an energized future. Top off the celebration by watching ASA's Got Talent, a statistically themed talent competition featuring your friends and colleagues.
ASA Launches New PR Campaign: This Is Statistics ASA is launching a national public relations campaign—This Is Statistics—to encourage high-school and undergraduate students to study statistics and even consider pursuing a career in the field. Visit the ASA’s booth in the exhibit hall to learn more about this campaign. And please share the website—thisisstatistics.org—with students, parents, and educators in your community.
ASA's 175th Anniversary Stop by the ASA's 175th Anniversary booth in the EXPO and pick up a free 175th pin!
Photo Scavenger Hunt Help us celebrate the 175th anniversary of the American Statistical Association through photos! Want to participate? Share your photos and be sure to tag them with #asa175 and tag us at @amstatnews. We will regram images and select daily winners (with prizes!), so be sure to follow us on Instagram and Twitter for news and winner announcements.
JSM 2015 Booth Stop by and enter for your chance to win the grand prize at the dance party tonight, a $3,000 Carnival Cruise credit! There is still time to enter. Just drop by the JSM 2015 booth in the EXPO!
Concessions 9:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. Hungry? Food concessions are available in the EXPO today.
Popcorn Break 2:00 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. Sponsored by Liberty Mutual
Charging Stations available in the EXPO Sponsored by the ASA 175th Anniversary Steering Committee
Wireless Internet Access Free Wi-Fi is available throughout the convention center. Connect using BCEC Wireless (older devices) or BCEC Fast Wireless (new devices).
JSM Hotel Shuttle Schedule Check the JSM shuttle information page for the schedule. You must present your JSM badge to access the shuttle.
Emergency Contact Number Emergency messages may be left during registration hours at (617) 954-3450. The emergency contact phone will be answered during registration hours only.
Lost & Found The Boston Convention and Exhibition Center has an online tool to report and search for lost items. Found items are held by the convention center for 60 days. You also may turn in and check for lost items at the JSM Help Desk.