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Werk mee aan internationale normen voor statistische methoden voor Six Sigma, QFD en SPC

18th of December 2015
Voldoet mijn product aan kwaliteitseisen? Hoe kan ik mijn processen efficiënter maken? Sluit mijn product aan bij de wensen van de klant of andere stakeholders?   Read more...

Reminder: Call for Nominations

3rd of December 2015
​The deadline to nominate candidates for the Willem R. van Zwet Award 2015, and the Jan Hemelrijk Award 2015 are coming closer. Please don't forget to nominate good candidates!! For more information, see the website:    

Congratulations!

20th of October 2015
Today we celebrate the World Statistics Day 2015: 'Better data. Better lives'. Read more...

Annual Meeting is scheduled for March 17, 2016.

19th of October 2015
Save the date! More info will appear soon...

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The Netherlands Society for Statistics and Operations Research (VvS+OR) is a learned society and a professional organization of approximately 800 members that unites those engaged in the fields of Statistics and Operations Research, from areas of application to fundamental research.The Society was founded on August 15, 1945. Conform to the goal of the Society, membership is open to everyone who pursues to improve the application and study of sound statistics and operations research, in the service of science and society, both on a national and international level.

To achieve this goal, the VvS+OR has numerous activities, among which:

  • The organization of events, including the Annual Meeting of the Society.
  • The publication of the scientific journal "Statistica Neerlandica" and the Society's magazine STAtOR
  • The Van Dantzig Prize that is awarded every five years to someone up to the age of 40 with an eminent, theoretical or applied, contribution to the Science of Statistics or Operations Research in the previous five years.
  • A yearly award for the best thesis in both a Bachelor and a Master program.
  • In addition, events, conferences, and awards are organized separately by the various divisions of the VvS+OR.
  • The support of initiatives in the areas that are covered by the goal of the Society.

 

Recent plans concern the:

  • Promotion of the rich history of the Society
  • The Initiation of The Young Statisticians Division within the Society
  • Review of the Society's policy regarding Certificates for individuals and Accreditation of university courses

 

Information on the divisions of the Society can be found here.

 

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VAN DANTZIG SEMINAR

VU Amsterdam, W&N building, Room M-639
26th of February 2016 - 26th of February 2016 | 14.00 Read more...



Workshop on “Design and Analysis of Metaheuristics”

University of Antwerp (Belgium)
17th of March 2016 - 18th of March 2016 Read more...

Meeting on Mathematics and Big Data

TU Delft, faculty EEMCS, Mekelweg 4, Delft
8th of April 2016 - 8th of April 2016 Read more...


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