2013 International Year of Statistics

The Spanish Society of Statistics and Operations Research (SEIO) joins to the the celebration of the International Year of Statistics to be held in 2013. The International Year of Statistics "Statistics2013" a worldwide recognition of the contributions that Statistics has made ​​over the years to the advance of our society participating horizontally in many disciplines. Through the coordination of different organizations on the world, Statistics2013 will promote the importance of Statistics to the scientific community, business, public administration, the media, and the general public.

The goals of Statistics2013 include:

  • Increasing public awareness of the power and impact of Statistics on all aspects of society;
  • Nurturing Statistics as a profession, especially among young people; and
  • Promoting creativity and development in the sciences of Probability and Statistics.

During the year 2013 the SEIO carry out events and initiatives that share objectives with the celebration of this event that we are all identified.