Better Statistics for Better Lives

The 16th edition of the International Association for Official Statistics Conference will take place in Paris on 19-21 September 2018. With the aim of promoting official statistics, IAOS will jointly organise this conference edition with the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD). Together, both organisations decided the main theme for the upcoming conference to be Better Statistics for Better Lives. This theme will serve as an umbrella to discuss the most pressing problems regarding the production, use and dissemination of official statistics. M 








61st ISI World Statistical Congress, Marrakech, Morocco, July 2017 



Conference in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, December 6-8, 2016 




The 60th ISI World Statistics Congress, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil 26 to 31 July 2015




 IAOS conference on 'Meeting the demands of a changing world' in DaNang, Vietnam on 8 to 10 October 2014.



The 59th ISI World Statistics Congress, Hong Kong, SAR China, 25 to 30 August 2013


Joint workshop with the International Association for Statistical Education helld in Macau, China, 22 to 24 August 2013, on the topic 'Statistics education for progress'.




IAOS conference on 'Getting your Messages across' in Kiev, Ukraine on 12 to 14 September


European Conference on Quality in Official Statistics (Q2012)



The 58th ISI World Statistics Congress, Dublin, Ireland, 21 to 26 August 2011




IAOS conference on official statistics and the environment, 20-22 October 2010 


Workshop on Governance of Statistical Systems, 19 October 2010, Santiago, Chile


27th SCORUS Conference: Creating a knowledge base for successful cities and regions, along the statistical value chain, 11-13 August 2010, Riga, Latvia




The 57th ISI session 16-22 August 2009


 Eurostat/IAOS/IFC conference on residential property price indices, Basel, 11-12 November 2009




IAOS/Scorus Conference on "Smart Data, Innovative Uses – Reshaping Official Statistics", 14 - 16 October (Shanghai, China)




The 56th ISI Session, 22 - 29 August 2007 (Portugal)




IAOS conference on 'People on the Move: Measuring Environmental, Social and Economic Impacts Within and Between Nations' 2006 (Canada)




The 55th ISI Conference, 5 - 12 April 2005, (Australia)


IAOS General Assembly, 8 April 2005, (Australia)




IAOS/IASS Conference on Poverty, Social Exclusion and Development 2004 (Jordania) 




The 54th Session of the ISI Conference 2003 (Germany)




The 2002 IAOS Conference on "Official Statistics and the New Economy" (England)




IAOS Satellite Meeting on Statistics for Information Society 2001 (Japan)


The IAOS Program for the 53rd ISI Conference 2001 (Korea)


IAOS Forum on Enhancing Statistics Capacity Building in Developing/Transition Countries 2001 (Korea)


Training Course on Advances in Time Series Analysis 2001 (Korea)




IAOS Conference on "Statistics, Development and Human Rights" 2000 (Switzerland)