Young Statisticians Session


Call for Applications


The Young Statisticians Session (YSS) can be seen as a prestigious conference rehearsal. As a chosen Young Statistician, you will present your research in English in a friendly atmosphere with the opportunity to get feedback on your presentation (performance, content, layout, etc.). The chosen Young Statisticians receive a certificate and are invited to the conference dinner. Furthermore, their conference fee will be waived.


Who should apply?

  • Students at the end of their bachelor’s or master’s thesis or

  • Post-graduate students / PhD students

Your presentation should preferably cover the topic of your bachelor’s, master’s thesis or PhD study. It can also include work in progress if no final research results are yet obtained.


Application and selection procedure

Please submit your abstract (>use provided template) and a short CV via the online system (>link) and choose the conference track “Young Statisticians (Oral Presentation)”. The submission deadline is

March 15th, 2020.

The YSS committee of the CEN-IBS will decide on the applications. You will be notified about the decision regarding your abstract by March 28th, 2020, i.e. not later than 3 days before the regular deadline of the GMDS & CEN-IBS submissions. Should your abstract not be selected for the YSS, you can resubmit your contribution as oral presentation or poster in the usual conference process. If you have any questions, don’t hesitate to contact us via e-mail:


We are looking forward to receiving your application!

Local Organizer:

Institute of Biometry and Clinical Epidemiology
Charité - Universitätsmedizin Berlin & Berlin Institute of Health