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.

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

Rigi Workshop 2021: Cell Biology of Infection

Do you want to increase your knowledge in the broad field of cell biology of infection?

Join the 3-days workshop at the top of Rigi mountain on 31 January 2021. At one of the most scenic spots in Switzerland you will develop your scientific network and discuss your research with other PhD students and experts in a friendly atmosphere. The event is organised by the Platform Biology of SCNAT.

For more information about how to apply and the preliminary program click here.

The application deadline is 30th of September 2020.

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