AWIS Participating in the International Year of Statistics 2013
The Association for Women in Science (AWIS) is proud to participate in the International Year of Statistics 2013 (IYSTAT or Statistics2013), a worldwide celebration of the contributions of statistical science to the advancement of our global society.
More than 700 organizationsâ€”research institutes, universities, high schools, professional societies, government agencies and businessesâ€”in nearly 100 countries are joining to celebrate and promote the importance of statistical science to the science community, businesses, governments, the news media, policymakers, employers, students and the public. Read the flyer.
As the largest multi-disciplinary organization for women in science, technology, engineering, mathematics, and medicine (STEMM) dedicated to achieving equity and full participation of women in all disciplines and across all employment sectors, AWIS will use the IYSTAT to:
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