16th Applied Statistics 2019
International Conference
September 22 - 25, 2019
Ribno (Bled), Slovenia

Past conferences:

2018 2017 2016 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




  • Workshop registration is open here

Conference announcement

International conference 16th Applied Statistics 2019 is organized by Statistical Society of Slovenia and Faculties ofUniversity of Ljubljana (main supporters are Faculty of Social sciences, and Faculty of Medicine).


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


Following the very successful conference series of previous AS conferences, the
16th AS2019 conference
will be organized in Hotel Ribno, in the vicinity of the magnificent Lake Bled.


The main goal of Applied Statistics 2019 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)


Mitchell H. Gail
National Cancer Institute, NIH, HHS, USA
Cancer risk model requirements for counseling, prevention and early detection Abstract
  Ruth Pfeiffer
National Cancer Institute, NIH, HHS, USA
Sufficient dimension reduction for high dimensional longitudinally measured biomarkers
Christoph Stadtfeld
ETH Zurich, Switzerland
The Dynamics of Social Networks:
How Social Ties Emerge and Impact Our Lives


WORKSHOP (Sept 22)

  Riccardo De Bin
University of Oslo, Norway
Statistics meets machine learning: the example of statistical boosting Abstract


Papers from diverse areas of statistics and methodology are appreciated:

  • Biostatistics and Bioinformatics
  • Data Collection
  • Data Mining
  • Data Science
  • 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 (2018/19) 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/AS2019

Correspondence and registration address:

Andrej Blejec, Chair of AS2019 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 AS2019 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 2019      http://conferences.nib.si/AS2019                                e-mail: info.AS@nib.si