IAOS events at World Statistical Congress, Marrakech, Morocco 16 - 21 July 2017

International Association for Official Statistics (IAOS) events at World Statistical Congress, Marrakech, Morocco 16 - 21 July 2017


20 June 2017

Dear IAOS members and supporters,

A reminder of the key IAOS events at the World Statistical Congress, Marrakech, Morocco, July 2017.


IAOS General Assembly - Monday July 17th, 12.30 – 2:00 pm

Items include:


  • IAOS' progress  - 2015 - 2017 - Ola Awad, President

  • SJIAOS  - update on achievements for 2015 -17 and goals for the future - Dr Kirsten West, SJIAOS Editor in Chief

  • IAOS Strategic Plan, 2017 -2019 - Mario Palma, President Elect 2017 -2019

  • IAOS 2018 Conference update -  Mario Palma, President Elect 2017 -2019


Please feel free to explore, the IAOS Strategy (2015-2017) & the IAOS 2016 Annual Report from the below links

IPS 148 - IAOS Presidential Address - The transformation of IAOS 1985-2015: the past, the current and the future  - Tuesday July 18th,  9:00-10:10

Speakers will be:

  • Stephen Penneck, IAOS President 2011 - 2013, Recent History of IAOS

  • Ola Awad, IAOS President, 2015 -2017, Current State of IAOS

  • Mario Palma, IAOS President Elect 2017-2019, Future of IAOS

Lunchtime Roundtable Sessions  - Still time to Register for these






Mon17 July


The Global Statistical Geospatial Framework and the importance of Integration

Rolando Ocampo

Thurs 20 July


Official Statistics - How do we ensure their future

Nancy McBeth

Thurs 20 July


Leave no one behind? How to make the Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) indicators relevant for people living in urban and rural areas?

Teodora Brandmuller

Fri 21 July


Do we need to revise the ISI Declaration on Professional Ethics

Stephen Penneck



We look forward to seeing you in Marrakech,



Ola Awad, President 2015-2017

Mario Palma, President Elect, 2017-2019