Held every 3 years, ICOSDA provides a platform for researchers and practitioners to share and discuss recent advances in distribution theory and its applications. The conference encourages opportunities for research collaborations.

The conference presenters are invited to submit their articles for consideration of publication in the ICOSDA 2022 Thematic Series of the Journal of Statistical Theory and Practice. More information on the procedure for submission and deadline will be provided when available.

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ICOSDA 22 will be at the DoubleTree by Hilton in Huntington, WV. This modern hotel is located in downtown Huntington, near restaurants and shopping, and a short walk from the Ohio River.

Scientific Program

The program includes keynote talks, plenary addresses, topical invited sessions, general invited sessions, and a student poster session. Additional information on the scientific program.


Invited Speakers

Keynote talks

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Barry C. Arnold

Short Biography

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Narayanaswamy Balakrishnan

Short Biography

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Jim Berger

Short Biography

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Thomas Mathew

Short Biography

Plenary talks

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Susmita Datta

Short Biography

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Christian Genest

Short Biography

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Jose Maria Sarabia

Short Biography

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Kimberly Sellers

Short Biography

Previous ICOSDA Conferences

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