World Bank Fund Support for attending the IAOS 2016 conference in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, 6-8 December 2016

IAOS members are advised that the closing date for applications for World Bank funding to attend this year's IAOS 16 conference in Abu Dhabi, UAE is September 8, 2016.

To be eligible for support, applicants must

a) be a permanent resident of a developing country

b) be a member of the ISI and the IAOS

c) have a role in the conference such as speaker, session organiser, discussant or chair.

d) have not received funding from the IAOS or World Bank to attend a statistical conference previously ( or at least for the last four (4) years)

e) not be receiving funding from another source to attend the IAOS16 conference


More information can be found at:-


Interested applicants must complete the form and submit it by September 8, 2016.


Note that new members of the ISI are eligible for this support. This is a great opportunity for any colleagues who meet the other criteria, but who are not yet members of the ISI. Membership information can be found here. Remember that membership of the ISI can cost as little as 10. 

Our thanks to the World Bank Group for their support


Remember too that Early Bird Registration for the conference closes 30 September 2016.


Ola Awad