14th Applied Statistics 2017
International Conference
September 24 - 27, 2017
Ribno (Bled), Slovenia

Past conferences:

2014 2015
2013 2012 2011 2010 2009
2008 2007 2006 2005 2004
 before 2004


  Important dates

      June 1

  Acceptance note
     July 1
  Reduced early
  payment fee
     July 15




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Dates: September 23 - 26, 2018


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  • Conference program is now available   (Updated, Sept 19, 2017)

  • Workshop on Survival analysis announced - [more
    WS is free for conference participants - please register here to attend the WS (July 8, 2017)

  • Abstract submission is closed  (July 28, 2017)

  • Abstract submission and Registration are now open  (April 13, 2017)

Conference announcement

International conference 14th Applied Statistics 2017 is organized by Statistical Society of Slovenia and University of Ljubljana in cooperation with Statistical Office of RS.


The annual conferences of methodologists and statisticians were established in 1982. [...]

Following the very successful conference series of previous AS conferences, the
14th AS2017 conference
will be again organized in Hotel Ribno, in the vicinity of the magnificent Lake Bled.

The main goal of Applied Statistics 2017 conference is to provide an opportunity for researchers in statistics, data analysts, and other professionals from various statistical and related fields to come together, present their research, and learn from each other.  A four days program consists of invited paper presentations, contributed paper sections from diverse topics, and starts with a workshop. Cross-discipline and applied paper submissions are especially welcome.

Full papers can be send for publication to Advances in Methodology and Statistics, a peer-reviewed journal of Statistical Society of Slovenia. For info contact the editors.

(in alphabetical order)

KyungMann Kim
U of Wisconsin-Madison, USA
Statistical Models for Count Data with Excess Zeros: A Review Abstract
Antonietta Mira
Università della Svizzera italiana, USI, Lugano
and Università dell’Insubria, Como
Approximate Bayesian Computation for inference in models for large-scale network data
Thomas Valente
U of Southern California, USA
Network Models of the Diffusion of Innovations Abstract

WORKSHOP (Sept 24)

Survival analysis: how to do it and what to be careful about
Maja Pohar Perme, Klemen Pavlič
Institue for Biostatistics and Medical Informatics
University of Ljubljana, Ljubljana, Slovenia

Register here                                                                       Workshop description            



Papers from diverse areas of statistics and methodology are appreciated:

  • Biostatistics and Bioinformatics
  • Data Collection
  • Data Mining
  • Design of experiments
  • Econometrics
  • Mathematical Statistics
  • Measurement
  • Modeling and Simulation
  • Network Analysis
  • Sampling Techniques
  • Social Science Methodology
  • Statistical Applications
  • Statistics Education
  • Actuarial and Financial Statistics
  • Other Areas of Statistics

Besides new or improved statistical methods, cross-discipline and applied
paper submissions are especially welcome.


  Abstract Submission

June 1

Decision of  acceptance

July 1

Conference Registration and
  hotel reservation

July 15

Reduced fee payment

July 15

Payments deadline
  for presenting authors

July 31


( including 3 LUNCHES: Mon - Wed )

(presenters should pay by August 15)

 paid before
 July 15
paid after
 July 15
  Contributed paper presenters and other participants 
160 EUR 190 EUR
  Members of European statistical societies
  (FENStatS members)
150 EUR 180 EUR
  Members of Statistical Society of Slovenia
140 EUR 170 EUR
      Students  (presenters and other participants)
  A valid student ID required at the registration desk

120 EUR 120 EUR
  Daily fee
  (for non-presenting participants and workshop only
  attendees. Payable only in cash on site)

60 EUR * 60 EUR *
  Invited speakers,
  members of the International Program Committee,
  current students (2014/15) of Statistics (PhD) and
  Applied Statistics (MSc) at University of Ljubljana

* lunch is not included
Free * Free *

How to register and pay


Conference web site: http://conferences.nib.si/AS2017

Correspondence and registration address:

Andrej Blejec, Chair of AS2017 LOC,
National Institute of Biology,
Vecna pot 111 pob 141, SI-1000 Ljubljana, Slovenia
tel: +386 59 232 789, fax: +386 1 257-33-90

: info.AS@nib.si

Programme Committee Chair:

Lara Lusa, Chair of AS2017 SPC,
Institute of Biomedical Informatics, Faculty of Medicine
Vrazov trg 2, SI-1104 Ljubljana, Slovenia
tel: +386 1 543-77-70, fax: +386 1 543-77-71

e-mail: lara.lusa@mf.uni-lj.si

 Applied Statistics 2017      http://conferences.nib.si/AS2017                                e-mail: info.AS@nib.si