The New England Statistical Society (NESS) is a non-profit organization. We are organized and operated for educational, charitable, and scientific purposes only. Our objectives are:

  • to promote the growth and expansion of statistical science in the New England area and beyond through scholarly activities, including publishing statistical journals, organizing scientific meetings, and offering educational programs;
  • to be a leading professional society for supporting and sustaining statistics as a central pillar of data science;
  • to broaden applications of statistics in all areas of society, including industry and government;
  • to foster collaborations among statisticians from educational, research, industrial, and governmental agencies; and to promote statistical education at all levels.


NESS Colloquium Series

Dr. Renee Moore from Emory University will give a talk titled “The Roles of Statisticians in Clinical Trials: Here, There, Everywhere” on April 11, 2018 at The University of Connecticut.

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Call for Participation: NESS NextGen Mentorship Program

We are launching the NESS NextGen Mentorship Program to connect members who are newer to the field of statistics and data science with mentors who are more experienced in industry and/or academia. All members of NESS are invited to participate in this mentorship program.

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Celebrating the Foundations and Impact of Statistics

The Chernoff symposium “Celebrating the Foundations and Impact of Statistics: A Symposium Honoring the 95th Birthday of Herman Chernoff” will be held on Friday, April 27, 2018, 10:00am to 6:30pm, at Hilles Hall, 59 Shepard St, Cambridge, MA 02138.

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Volunteer for Data Analysis Competition (DataFest)

A data analysis competition (DataFest) will be held at Wesleyan University on April 6-8, 2018. We are now looking for volunteers for this competition.

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Contact Details

326 Austin Building
215 Glenbrook Rd
Storrs, CT 06269

P: (860) 486-4847

E: Nestat.soc@gmail.com

H: Monday - Friday: 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM