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The Chicago Chapter of the American Statistical Association was established to foster interest in statistical methods.  We want to promote unity among analytical professionals, and aim to make information concerning statistical science available in order to stimulate research, and promote high professional standards.  It is our hope to make statistics useful to practical affairs, for the advancement of society as a whole.  We encourage participation and membership from students and professionals across all quantitative


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Chapter Announcements
  • Please join the Chicago Chapter for our last event of 2016 on Thursday June 16, 2016 in honoring

Dr. Davina Durgana

2016 Harry V. Roberts Statistical Advocate of the Year

  • The event will be at the East Bank Club, 500 N. Kingsbury Street, Chicago, IL.

    Registration and Wine reception will begin at 5:30PM. Dinner at 6:30PM, award presentation and talk to follow.

    Dr. Durgana  will present a talk entitled, "Addressing Modern Day Slavery through Statistics: the Human Vulnerability Diagnostic Tool (HVDT) and the Global Slavery Index in the United States and Abroad"

    Abstract:  This talk will provide an overview of the lessons learned from the application of the Human Vulnerability Diagnostic Tool to human trafficking of minors-both citizens and foreigners-in the United States.  What vulnerability factors are the most influential?  We will then explore the application of the model in Tennessee and discuss the best practices of partners in the anti-trafficking field.  Finally, we will review the major findings of the 2016 Global Slavery Index and the methodological improvements to this study resulting from a  partnership with the Gallup World Poll. 

    Register here

  • The slides from April Conference (4/1/16) are available here.
  • Chicago Chapter of the ASA is now accepting applications for speakers for the 2016-2017 season!

              To apply, please click here.