The Young Statisticians Session can be seen as prestigious rehearsal. As a chosen Young Statistician, you can present your research in German or English in a friendly atmosphere with the opportunity to get feedback on your presentation (performance, content, layout, etc.). The chosen Young Statisticians will be invited to the conference and to the conference dinner and receive a certificate.
Who should apply?
- Students at the end of their bachelor's or master's thesis or
- Post-graduate students in their first year.
Your presentation should preferably cover the topic of your bachelor's or master's thesis. It can also include work in progress if no final research results are yet obtained.
Application and selection procedure
The YS committee of the DAGStat will decide on the applications. Please submit your abstract via the
and choose the conference track "Young Statisticians (Oral Presentation)". Additionally, send an email including your Conftool ID and a short CV focusing on your studies to
The deadline for uploading your application to Conftool and sending us your study-related CV is
15th November 2015.
You will be notified about the decision regarding your abstract until Thursday, 26th November 2015, i.e. not later than 3 days before the deadline of the DAGStat submissions. Should your abstract not be selected for the YS-session, you can resubmit your contribution via Conftool as oral presentation or poster in the usual conference process.
We are looking forward to receiving your application!