NEWS: Submission deadline for abstracts of contributed papers and posters has been extended to 2 May 2011!
The programme will cover survey statistics in a wide sense. It consists of sessions for invited papers, contributed papers and posters.
Participants are encouraged to submit contributed papers or posters.
Contributed submissions are welcome on any topic related to the theme of the conference. If you wish to present a paper or poster, please submit a one-page abstract by e-mail to Daniel Thorburn, Chair of Programme Committee, email Daniel.Thorburn@stat.su.se before 25 April, 2011. Announcement of paper acceptance will be given by 13 May 2011. The conference language is English.
Special sessions are planned on Survey methodology, Unequal probability sampling, Reweighting and calibration, Estimation of poverty indicators (including small area estimation), Special topics in official statistics and ESS, Model-based and Bayesian methods, Foundations of Survey Sampling, but we also invite contributions on other topics in survey sampling.
Topics of contributed papers or posters include for example: