2017 Joint Statistical Meetings
Statistics: It's Essential
July 29 - August 3, 2017
Baltimore Convention Center
JSM Is ... One of the Largest Statistical Events in the World
More than 6,000 attendees from 52 countries
Over 600 sessions, including invited, contributed sessions
and poster presentations
More than 1,000 student attendees
75+ employers hiring for more than 200 positions
Topics range from statistical applications to methodology and theory to the expanding boundaries of statistics, such as analytics and data science.
JSM also offers a unique opportunity for statisticians in academia, industry, and government to exchange ideas and explore opportunities for collaboration. Beginning statisticians (including current students) are able to learn from and interact with senior members of the profession.
With a focus on the 2017 theme, Statistics: It’s Essential, the JSM program consists not only of invited, topic-contributed, and contributed technical sessions, but also poster presentations, roundtable discussions, professional development courses and workshops, award ceremonies, and countless other meetings and activities. Spanning the better part of a week, JSM runs from Saturday, July 29, to Thursday, August 3, with the technical sessions beginning Sunday afternoon.