ISM International Statistical Conference. ISM-V
Institut Statistik Malaysia (ISM) is a leading statistical society in Malaysia with a long history of tradition since its establishment in 1984.
ISM mission is to promote proper practice, propagation, and dissemination of statistical knowledge for the benefit of society. Our members are diverse , associated with academic institutions, Department of Statistics Malaysia, Bank Negara Malaysia, various government agencies and industries.
ISM flagship event is the biennial ISM International Statistical Conference, where participants from Malaysia and across the globe meet to exchange and explore ideas and to network. The first ISM, ISM-1 was conducted in 2012 at Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM). Other ISM conferences were hosted previously by Universiti Malaysia Pahang, Universiti Malaya and Sunway University for the second, third and fourth series respectively. This year, the fifth installment of the statistical conference makes its way once more to Johor Bahru, where Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM) play host to this important event with the theme,
Statistics in the Spotlight: Navigating the New Norm
The 5th ISM International Statistical Conference (ISM-V) is a three-day event starting from 17th August 2021. This date coincidentally marks ISM’s 37th birthday celebration!
This year, ISM-V is collocating with another conference, thus we offer more information packed content to participants including three plenary sessions by speakers from University of Bologna, Auckland University of Technology, Microsoft and Serba Dinamik. Also two forum sessions on Post-Pandemic Lessons for Industries and Post-Pandemic Upskilling, with panelists including speakers from Scomi Transit Project, Smart City & Urban Tech, Naluri Hidup, Open Learning Limited, TalentCorp, Malaysia Bureau Labour Statistics and Cisco.
ISM biennial conference will be collocating with another conference in parallel. ISM-V participants will be able to attend the plenary sessions and forum sessions event for the first time on 17-19 August 2021, virtually. See you then!
ISM-V organisers cordially invite academicians and practitioners to take part in the first virtual conference of Institut Statistik Malaysia (ISM), focusing on, but not limited to:
Statistical theory, distribution theory, probability models, stochastic process, statistical inference, prediction analysis, survival analysis, biostatistics, bioinformatics, epidemiology, reliability theory, quality control, sampling, statistical computing, Bayesian analysis, time series, econometrics, demography, robust methods, Monte-Carlo methods, statistical education, financial mathematics, forecasting, actuarial science, environmental statistics, economic statistics, official statistics, multivariate analysis, spatial analysis, directional data analysis, computer science and related topics.
Presentations and paper submissions that address the ISM-V’s scopes are welcome!
- To assemble established and new researchers for the dissemination of current research on various statistical topics from all over the world.
- To facilitate constructive statistical discussions between the researchers and the practitioners of common interest in a stimulating environment.
- To promote and develop strong professional network between the statistical community in Malaysia and globally.
- To promote and foster statistical literacy and awareness among individuals and decision makers in facing new norm challenges related to data.
FULL Paper will be reviewed and considered for publication in the SCOPUS INDEXED JOURNALS and ESCI-WOS INDEXED JOURNALS:
- AIP Conference Proceedings
- Malaysia Journal of Fundamental and Applied Sciences (MJFAS)
- Malaysian Journal of Industrial and Applied Mathematics (MATEMATIKA)
- Journal of Statistical Modeling and Analytics (JOSMA)
ISM-V 2021 SECRETARIAT
Department of Mathematical Sciences,
Faculty of Science, UTM,
81310 Johor Bahru,