General Informations

The International Statistical Institute's ‘World Statistics Congress 2021 - The Hague’ will be held virtually due to COVID-19WSC is the best platform for everyone to learn and share best practices and new findings developed by researchers from around the world. This virtual platform will provide the opportunity and encourage more participation around the world and enable them to share their scholarly views and findings while participating in satellite seminars, meetings, and short courses. The inspiring and interactive programme will provide the platform to learn about the latest developments in statistical research and practice in an informal ambiance.
The Virtual ISI WSC 2021 will bring together statisticians and data scientists from official statistics, academia, health sector and business, junior and senior professionals, in an inviting virtual environment. 

Malaysia as the host of the 62nd ISI WSC 2019 warmly welcomes and will continue to support this extraordinary knowledge-sharing platform as well as emphasize the importance of statistics in imparting knowledge. About 40 delegates from the Department of Statistics Malaysia (DOSM) led by the Chief Statistician Malaysia will join as the participants and presenters to experience the inspiring lessons and the culture of the other countries. Let us leverage the expertise of each and everyone in this congress and work towards enhancing the field of statistical science for peace, progress, and prosperity of the global community.


* as of 6th July 2021. Latest schedule can be obtained at


List of Malaysia's IPS and CPS
The impact of a global pandemic has affected many organizations, businesses and especially individuals all around the world. DOSM is constantly evolving and striving its best to ensure that the current global environment can be adopted. To support the notion, DOSM comes up with a series of efforts to empower competency, expertise, and capability of DOSM’s officers in the production of official national statistics, which in line with DOSM’s Vision to be the Leader of Statistical Services for Universal Well-being and meet the global 2030 agenda.This year DOSM are eager to join the meeting virtually and use the opportunity to experience the inspiring lessons and the culture of the other. DOSM welcomes and supports the organisation of this congress by participating in 3 Invited Paper Session (IPS) sessions and will present 11 technical papers in Contributed Paper Session (CPS) each involving a total of eight (8) people for IPS session (3 organizers and 5 presenters) while a total of 27 people for the CPS session.


I. List of Malaysia's Invited Paper Session (IPS)

II. List of Malaysia's Contributed Paper Sessions (CPS)