2015 PSAI Annual Conference: Annoucements

Friday, August 14, 2015
The Philippine Statistical Association, Inc. (PSAI) is pleased to announce the holding of the 2015 PSAI Annual Conference on Advancing Statistics for the Post-2015 Sustainable Development Agenda to be held on 23-25 September 2015 in Fort Ilocandia Resort Ilocos Norte.
Theme: "Advancing Statistics for the Post-2015 Sustainable Development Agenda"
Date: 23- 25 September 2015
The forum will highlight sharing of experiences in the production and analysis of MDG-related statistics as well as statistical development and challenges on the monitoring of the proposed Sustainable Development Goals. Discussions shall include applications of statistical methodologies and innovative approaches in the production, processing, analysis, and/or communication of statistics that would enable informed decisions of users and stakeholders.
As the country is expected to report its MDG achievements for the past 25 years, discussions on developmental statistical alternatives responding to these issues and concerns, as well as statistical perspectives and proposals on the proposed SDGs (including its targets and indicators) and other relevant topics are also strongly encouraged.
Authors of the accepted papers for presentation shall submit the full paper by email not later than 28 August 2015. Final manuscripts should not exceed 5,000 words, single space and using Arial font size of 11 pt.  and must be submitted to the Chair of the Scientific Programme Committee and the PSAI Secretariat  as noted below.
Chair, Scientific Programme Committee
PSAI Annual Conference 2015
jo.encarnacion@gmail.com (copy furnished the PSAI Secretariat at psai.sec@gmail.com)
or by fax (+632 920-6513) or courier.
All papers accepted and received by the Committee and the Secretariat on or before 28 August 2015 will be included in the PSAI Annual Conference (electronic) compilation for distribution during the event.
English is the official working language for the Conference
All materials must be written and presented in English.
Summary of Deadlines
Submission of abstract – 15 June 2015
Notification of authors of accepted papers – 8 July 2015
Submission of final manuscripts – 28 August 2015
Contact us: 
Tel. No.: +632 920-6513
Fax No.: +632 456-1928