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1st Call for Abstracts

Dear Colleagues, The program committee of the DAGStat 2013 invites you to submit abstracts for oral or poster presentations for the 3rd Joint Statistical Meeting DAGStat 2013 which will take place in Freiburg (Germany) from March 18 to 22, 2013. The meeting includes the 59th "Biometrisches Kolloquium" and the "Pfingsttagung der Deutschen Statistischen Gesellschaft." The "Deutsche Arbeitsgemeinschaft Statistik" (DAGStat) is a network of scientific and professional organizations that develop and promote statistical theory and methodology. According to the motto "Statistics under one umbrella", contributions of all statistical disciplines will be discussed. The main talks will address current topics which will be interesting for statisticians of all areas of application.


Confirmed Invited Speakers in Plenary Sessions:

  • Odd Aalen, U Oslo
  • Daniel Bauer, Georgia State U
  • Gerard van den Berg, U Mannheim
  • John Copas, University of Warwick
  • Ludwig Fahrmeir, LMU München
  • Mitch Gail, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda
  • Miguel Hernan, U Harvard
  • Xiao-Li Meng, U Harvard
  • Tom Stanley, Hendrix College
  • Ed Vytlacil, U Yale


Abstracts will be submitted on



 until the 1st December 2012.


Talks from a great variety of topics from different fields of applications like medicine, economics and engineering will allow and support an exchange of statistical methods and thus encourage interesting and productive scientific discussions. Sessions will include the following topics:


  • Penalized and Regularized Regression Analysis
  • Time Series Analysis
  • Robust and Distribution Free Statistics
  • Non- and Semi-Parametric Statistics
  • Observational Studies
  • Survival and Event History Analysis
  • Computational and Simulation Based Statistics
  • Clustering
  • Classification
  • Statistics for High Dimensional Data
  • Applied Econometrics
  • Risk Analysis and Risk Prediction
  • Statistics in Finance, Insurance and Banking
  • Statistical Surveillance
  • Official Statistics and Demography
  • Spatial Statistics
  • Research Synthesis and Meta Analysis
  • Benefit Assessment in Public Health
  • Statistics in Clinical and Preclinical Research
  • Statistics in Agriculture and Ecology
  • Industrial Statistics
  • Visualizations and Exploratory Data Analysis
  • Image Analysis and Computer Vision
  • Statistical Teaching and Consulting
  • Design of Experiments
  • Educational Research - Competence Modeling in Economics
  • Statistik in der Öffentlichkeit und in der Politik (German)
  • Open Topics


Local organization:

Martin Schumacher, Jan Beyersmann, Erika Graf, Guido Schwarzer, Martin Wolkewitz

Institute of Medical Biometry and Medical Informatics University Hospital Freiburg

Email: dagstat2013@imbi.uni-freiburg.de

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