The 31st New England Statistics Symposium

April 21–April 22, 2017, University of Connecticut


NESS 2017 is complete!

The program booklet is available here.

Congratulations to the winners of the IBM Best Paper Award and Liberty Mutual Best Poster Award.

Conference Dates: Friday, April 21–Saturday, April 22, 2017
Location: University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT
Conference Committee: Haim Bar, Kun Chen, Jun Yan, and Yuping Zhang, University of Connecticut

Celebrating 30 years of NESS

The Department of Statistics of the University of Connecticut is proud to host the 31th New England Statistics Symposium on Saturday, April 22, 2017 ( The purpose, as usual, is to bring together statisticians from all over New England to a central location to share research, discuss emerging issues in the field, and network with colleagues. The Symposium local hosts and organizers from the University of Connecticut are Jun Yan (Chair), Haim Bar, and Yuping Zhang.

The symposium will feature three short courses, two invited plenary talks, invited paper sessions, and posters. There will a student paper competition and a student poster competition sponsored by our industrial partners.

Timeline / Important Dates

  • Registration opens December 1, 2016
  • Student papers must be submitted by March 31, 2017. To submit a paper, submit a poster abstract. You will receive a paper upload link in your email.
  • Registration closes April 7, 2017
  • Abstracts for Invited Sessions and Student Posters must be submitted by April 10, 2017

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