Call for papers

We are cordially inviting you to submit papers and to attend the International Conference New Challenges for Statistical Software - The Use of R in Official Statistics - uRos2015.

The conference will be held in Bucharest-ROMANIA, on April 23-24, 2015.

The purpose of the conference is to provide a public forum for researchers from academia and institutes of statistics to present, exchange ideas and discuss developments in state-of-the-art statistical software commonly used in applied economics and statistics. The most focused debates are expected to be the use of R in official Statistics.

The selected papers will be published in the Romanian Statistical Review: www.revistadestatistica.ro.

www.revistadestatistica.ro


Important Dates

Conference Date – April 23-24, 2015

Abstract submission and registration deadline – January 16, 2015

Notification of acceptance – January 30, 2015

Full Paper Submission – February 27, 2015


Scientific Committee

Tudorel ANDREINational Institute of Statistics and Bucharest University of Economic Studies, Bucharest, Romania

Matthias TEMPLStatistics Austria & Vienna University of Technology, Austria

Ralf MÜNNICHUniversity of Trier, Germany

Risto LEHTONENUniversity of Helsinki, Finland

Gergely DARÓCZIEasystats Ltd, Budapest, Hungary

Lucian Liviu ALBU – Romanian Academy – Institute for Economic Forecasting, Bucharest, Romania

Gheorghe ZAMAN – Romanian Academy – Institute of National Economy, Bucharest, Romania

Valentina VASILE – Romanian Academy – Institute of National Economy, Bucharest, Romania

Dorin JULA – Romanian Academy – Institute for Economic Forecasting and Ecological University of Bucharest, Romania

Bogdan OANCEANicolae Titulescu University and National Institute of Statistics, Bucharest, Romania

Monica ROMAN – Bucharest University of Economic Studies, Romania

Nicoleta CARAGEANational Institute of Statistics and Ecological University of Bucharest, Romania

Ciprian ALEXANDRUEcological University of Bucharest and National Institute of Statistics, Romania

Adrian DUSAUniversity of Bucharest, Romania

Elena DRUICAUniversity of Bucharest, Romania

Nicolae-Marius JULANicolae Titulescu University, Bucharest, Romania

Ana Maria DOBRENational Institute of Statistics, Romania


Organizing Committee

Tudorel ANDREI – National Institute of Statistics and The Bucharest University of Economic Studies, Romania

Nicoleta CARAGEA – National Institute of Statistics and Ecological University of Bucharest, Romania

Bogdan OANCEA – “Nicolae Titulescu” University of Bucharest

Ciprian ALEXANDRU – Ecological University of Bucharest and National Institute of Statistics, Romania

Monica ROMAN – University of Economic Studies, Department of Statistics and Econometrics, Romania

Adrian DUSA – University of Bucharest, Department of Sociology, Romania

Elena DRUICA – University of Bucharest, Department of Economic and Administrative Sciences, Romania

Mariana PIETREANU – National Centre for Training in Statistics, Romania


Registration

The participants are kindly asked to submit the abstract via e-mail to: nicoleta.caragea [at] insse.ro

Conference registration fee is 100 EUR. The Participant registration fee includes:

  • Participation Certificate;
  • Entrance to all sessions;
  • Printed version of the conference proceedings published by the Romanian Statistical Review;
  • Conference bag;
  • Coffee breaks;
  • Lunch and official dinner on 23rd of April.

The payment details for EU and non-EU participants will me made to:
Centrul National de Pregatire in Statistica
Bd. Libertatii nr. 16, sector 5, 050706 Bucuresti, Romania
VAT: RO26307972
Bank: Banca Comerciala Romana - Sucursala Izvor
Bank address: Bd. Libertatii nr. 22, bloc 102, sector 5, Bucuresti
IBAN (EURO): RO15RNCB0081010445700002
IBAN (USD): RO85RNCB0081010445700003
SWIFT code: RNCBROBUXXX
Please state the name of the registered conference participant beneficiary of the payment and conference identifier code: RCO2015.
In order to confirm the payment of the Conference Fee we are kindly requesting that you send a scanned copy of the Bank Transfer Order, as a attached file (PDF or image gile), by e-mail: anamaria.dobre [at] insse.ro.
The payment details for Romanian participants will me made to:
Centrul National de Pregatire in Statistica
Cod TVA: RO26307972
Cod identificare fiscala: 15598485
Bank: Banca Comerciala Romana - Sucursala Izvor
IBAN (LEI): RO42RNCB0081010445700001
Please state the name of the registered conference participant beneficiary of the payment and conference identifier code: RCO2015.
In order to confirm the payment of the Conference Fee we are kindly requesting that you send a scanned copy of the Bank Transfer Order, as a attached file (PDF or image gile), by e-mail: anamaria.dobre [at] insse.ro.


Programme

April 23, Thursday 09:00 - 10:00 Registration of participants
10:00 - 11:30 Open Session
11:30 - 11:45 Coffee Break, Group Photo
11:45 - 13:00 Working Session
13:00 - 14:00 Lunch
14:00 - 15:30 Working Session
15:30 - 15:45 Coffee Break 15:45 - 17:00 Working Session
17:00 - 17:30 Discussions
18:00 Conference DinneR (a map is available here: here)

April 24, Friday
09:00 - 11:00 Working Session
11:00 - 11:30 Coffee Break
11:30 - 13:00 Working Session
13:00 Closing

Satellite events:
Workshop – Mathias Templ - Statistics Austria & Vienna University of Technology

Detailed programme is available here: Agenda uRos2015


Venue & Contact

General information

  Address of National Institute of Statistics: 
  No.16 Libertatii Bvd., District 5, Bucharest, Romania 
  Telephone center: +4021 3181824; +4021 3181842 
  Fax: +4021 3124875; +4021 3181851; +4021 3181873 
  e-mail: nicoleta.caragea [at] insse.ro 

Secretariate

Ana Maria DOBRE
e-mail: anamaria.dobre [at] insse.ro


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Presentations

The presentations are uploaded in a separate page: link


Organizers

National Institute of Statistics
National Institute of Statistics
www.insse.ro


National Centre for Training in Statistics
National Centre for Training in Statistics
www.insse.ro


The Bucharest University of Economic Studies
The Bucharest University of Economic Studies
www.ase.ro


Ecological University of Bucharest
Ecological University of Bucharest
www.ueb.ro


Nicolae Titulescu University of Bucharest
Nicolae Titulescu University of Bucharest
www.univnt.ro


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