Welcome to the 62nd ISI World Statistics Congress 2019!
We cordially invite and welcome you to the 62nd ISI World Statistics Congress (ISI WSC) 2019 to be held from 18 – 23 August 2019 in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
We are working towards making the Malaysian edition of the World Statistics Congress a highly innovative and valuable contribution to our statistical profession. The distinguished biennial world class event of the ISI will be jointly organised by the Department of Statistics Malaysia (DOSM), Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM) and Malaysia Institute of Statistics (ISM). The congress is an avenue for 2,500 delegates across the world to discuss over 1,500 papers in a period of 5 days. ISI WSC 2019 will not just be a platform for debate but also a significant training and networking opportunity for all of us.
ISI WSC 2019 will offer an extensive scientific programme including numerous parallel sessions, training sessions, workshops and plenary sessions with the best international experts in the various fields of statistics. It will be an important moment of exchanging ideas, exploring the essential scientific programme and professional exchange for business and networking from around the world. We believe that great things happen when there is a gathering of great minds.
Malaysia is a multi-ethnic and a tourist friendly destination that welcomes all kind of people to stay and experience the colourful festivals, wide gastronomic and place of shopping paradise. “Malaysia, truly Asia” – The slogan for tourism in Malaysia purely indicates where all the colours, flavours, sounds and sights of Asia come together. Malaysia is also famous for its world tallest twin tower which is adjacent to the venue of the ISI WSC 2019, Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre (KLCC). KLCC is one of the best convention centres in Asia and find out more about the venue at www.klccconventioncentre.com.
On that note, we would like to extend a very warm welcome to the 62nd ISI World Statistics Congress and assure you a pleasant stay at Kuala Lumpur. Selamat Datang and see you all in 2019.
Dr. Mohd Uzir Mahidin
Chief Statistician of Malaysia
Chairman of National Organising Committee