NISS Reception at JSM 2024 Portland

Monday, August 5, 2024

Join us for our annual NISS Reception at JSM 2024, taking place on August 5, 2024 from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM, and being held at the Hyatt Regency Portland Deschutes A Conference Room (map below).

This event provides a fantastic opportunity for statisticians, researchers, and industry professionals to come together in a vibrant and relaxed atmosphere. The NISS Reception promises an evening of networking, celebration, and camaraderie. As you mingle with esteemed colleagues and friends, engage in conversations about the latest advancements in statistical science, groundbreaking research findings, and innovative methodologies,…or just what you’ve been up to!

This event will feature a delightful assortment of refreshments, including both alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages, as well as a variety of delectable appetizers and hors d'oeuvres. Savor the flavors while building connections, fostering collaborations, and expanding your professional network. Please note that we are featuring a ticket & cash bar. Please make sure to ask for your free drink tickets when you arrive!

Furthermore, the NISS Reception will serve as a platform for recognizing outstanding achievements in the field of statistics. Join us as we quickly announce and celebrate the recipients of prestigious awards, the Jerome Sacks Award for Outstanding Cross-Disciplinary Research and the NISS Distinguished Alumni Award. Their contributions and dedication to advancing statistical science will be acknowledged and applauded.

This event will be held in a charming and inviting venue, providing an enjoyable ambiance for socializing and making meaningful connections within the statistical community. Whether you are an industry professional, academic researcher, or government representative, the NISS Reception offers an invaluable opportunity to meet like-minded individuals, exchange ideas, and foster collaborations.

If you would like to attend our NISS Reception, please RSVP to Randy Freret at

We look forward to welcoming you to an evening of networking, celebration, and inspiration at the NISS Reception at JSM 2024 on August 5 at 6:00 PM!

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Hyatt Regency Portland Deschutes A Conference Room