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Abt SRBI Experts Spotlight “The Extraordinary Power of Statistics” at Upcoming Joint Statistical Meetings.

    Release Date: 6/30/2016

    Abt SRBI survey experts will present at the upcoming 2016 Joint Statistical Meetings,
    July 30 - August 4, 2016 in Chicago, Illinois. JSM is the largest gathering of statisticians
    held in North America.
     
    This year’s conference theme, “The Extraordinary Power of Statistics,” provides the
    opportunity for leading Abt SRBI researchers to highlight some of the advances we are
    making in the areas of sampling methodology, advanced analytics, and data science
    techniques. 

    Notable Presentations Include:
     
    Survey Costs and Survey Designs: Trade-Offs and Advances
    Chair and Organizer: Stanislav Kolenikov, Abt SRBI
    Sunday, July 31, 2:00 – 3:50 PM | Location: CC-W184d
     
    SPEED: Advances in Survey Research Methodology — Contributed Speed
    Sampling with Minimal Strata Sample Size Requirements
    Stanislav Kolenikov, Abt SRBI ; Igor Griva, George Mason University
    Wednesday, August 3, 8:55 AM | Location: CC-W183b
     
    Americans on the Move: Challenges and Solutions in Modeling Transportation Data
    Geographical Predictors of GPS-Based Transportation Survey Response Rates
    Timothy Michalowski, Abt SRBI ; Dara Seidl, Abt SRBI
    Thursday, August 4, 9:15 AM | Location: CC-W195
     
    Conference Details:
    When: July 30 - August 4, 2016
    Where: McCormick Place, Chicago, IL
    For more information, visit the conference website.
     
    You can follow @abtsrbi on Twitter for live updates from JSM and follow the conference hashtag #JSM2016.