Australian Bureau of Statistics Expo for the United Nations World Statistics Day

Description

World Statistics Day is a United Nations worldwide initiative for recognising the contribution statistics make in shaping societies around the world. On October 20th, 2015 the global statistical community will showcase their statistical achievements in many countries under the theme: better data better lives. The MEAFA research group has been invited to the participate in the Expo as a representative of the University of Sydney Business School. Dr Demetris Christodoulou and Dr Artem Prokhorov will be the MEAFA and Business School representatives.

ABS Expo

The headline event for World Statistics Day celebrations is the Australian Bureau of Statistics Transformation Showcase Expo. This Expo will highlight some key achievements in the ABS transformation program and will be attended by ABS staff and invited external stakeholders.

The Expo will be held at the ABS Sydney offices (Level 10, 44 Market street, Sydney), in collaboration with partner agencies and organisations who use statistics for the benefit of the NSW community, including the MEAFA research group. The Expo will run from 10am to 3pm, and it is free for the public.

Expo invitation (PDF)