United Nations World Data Forum 2020

The SSS is pleased that the UNO World Data Forum 2020 will take place virtually in Switzerland in October 2020. UNDataForum story7Dec
Moreover, in 2021 the SSS organizes various activities in the context of the project Road to Bern.

More about it soon here on this page or contact us simply at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., in case you are interested to support us.

Open Data Survey: Get your voice heard!

Are you an active researcher in Switzerland? The Open Data Survey by the Platform Mathematics, Astronomy and Physics is a response to recurring comments, questions and concerns expressed by scientists on the transition towards Open Research Data. It is anonymous and aims to collect the diverse opinions of active researchers in Switzerland on this important topic. Please, take 10 to 15 minutes of your time to have your say on the transition towards Open Data in Switzerland. The more of you who participate, the greater weight this could have in shaping the transition to Open Science in Switzerland. To participate in the survey please click here.

Deadline: 15 July 2020

Swiss Statistics Seminar - Nov. 13, 2020 - Uni Bern

As again so many have contributed to make last year's edition a success, we are excited to announce the date for the next Swiss Statistics Seminar:

Date, Time, Place
Friday, November 13, 2020
14:15 - 17:45
University of Bern

14:00 - 14:30    Welcome coffee/tea
14:30 - 15:30    Mats J. STENSRUD, Uni Oslo & EPF Lausanne - https://matsjst.github.io/
15:30 - 16:45    Break with apéro and Poster session
16:45 - 17:45    Arnaud DOUCET, Uni Oxford (UK) - www.stats.ox.ac.uk/~doucet/

Poster Session
We warmly encourage everyone, and in particular PhD students and postdocs,
to take advantage of the poster session to present their work.
If you would like to do so, please just send an email to <This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.>.

Registration for attendance is not required.


We are looking forward to seeing many of you in Bern, so please mark the date in your calendars.

Lutz Dümbgen (Uni Bern), Barbara Hellriegel (SSS-ER) and Marloes Maathuis (ETH Zurich)
for the organizing committee

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