International Day of Women in Statistics and Data Science (IDWSDS 2024)

Tuesday, October 8, 2023

The Caucus for Women in Statistics and Data Science is organizing the International Day of Women in Statistics and Data Science (IDWSDS 2024), on October 8, 2024. Please read details below about how to particpate:

  1. Invited Session Proposals: We invite you to contribute to the conference by submitting invited session proposals. Share your expertise, insights, and passion with our global community. Whether it’s a thought-provoking panel discussion, a hands-on workshop, or an inspiring keynote, we welcome your ideas. Submit your proposal by clicking here. The August 15th deadline for proposals is just a month and a half away! We know it may take some time to gather the required information for submission, so if you are planning to submit and want us to block out some time for your session, send a quick email to with your session title and length.
    We are also excited to share that Invited Sessions at this year’s IDWSDS will also have the opportunity to submit a paper on their topic for a special issue of the Journal of Statistical Theory and Practice!
  2. Registration is Open: Secure your spot at IDWSDS 2024! We have already had a number of you sign up early and encourage more to do so. Join us virtually from anywhere in the world as we celebrate the achievements of women in statistics and data science. The best part? Registration is entirely free! Save your (virtual) seat now by visiting our registration page.
  3. Sponsorship Opportunities: Be part of our mission to empower women in statistics and data science. By becoming a sponsor, your brand will gain visibility across multiple platforms, including our conference websitesocial media posts, and YouTube videos. Your influence will extend far beyond the event itself. Explore sponsorship options here. We also welcome non-monetary support. Sign up to be a Friend of IDWSDS, help share information about the conference, and be thanked on our site!

Remember to mark your calendars for the conference date: October 8, 2024. As this is an international conference it will be held in UTC time format. Let’s come together to celebrate women statisticians and data scientists around the world!

Thank you for being part of this remarkable journey. We look forward to your active participation!


The IDWSDS Organizing Committee Contact:

About the Caucus for Women in Statistics and DataScience

The Caucus for Women in Statistics and Data Science (CWS) is an international, professional statistical society formed in 1971, for the education, employment and advancement of women in statistics and data science.  Its membership is open to anyone who supports CWS’s mission and vision, from academia, industry, government and elsewhere.

Our vision is a world where women in the professions of statistics and data science have equal opportunity and access to influence policies and decisions in workplaces, governments, and communities. Our mission is to advance the careers of women statisticians and data scientists through advocacy, providing resources and learning opportunities, increasing their professional participation and visibility, and promoting and assessing research that impacts women statisticians and data scientists.

Event Type


Caucus for Women in Statistics and Data Science



United States