Methodology and Statistics
International Conference, 24 - 27 September 2000
Hotel Bor and Castle Hrib, Preddvor, Slovenia
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The conference Methodology and Statistics is organized by
CMI - Center of Methodology and Informatics,
Institute of Social Sciences at
Faculty of Social Sciences,
University of Ljubljana,
Statistical Society of Slovenia
in cooperation with:
Statistical Office of the Republic of Slovenia
Ministry of Science and Technology of the Republic of Slovenia.
AIMS AND SCOPE
The annual meetings of methodologists and statisticians of the
former Yugoslavia were established in 1982 and were organized at Bled till
After 1991 the organizers of the meetings, methodologists and statisticians
at Faculty of Social Sciences at the University of Ljubljana, continue to
organize these traditional meetings in Preddvor
under the sponsorship of the Statistical
Society of Slovenia. The meeting is fully open to the international
A three days program consists of sections devoted to several topics. As
usually the conference proceedings are planned to be published in the
series Metodološki zvezki, where the proceedings of previous meetings
appeared. All published papers are regularly abstracted in the ISI's STMA.
Martin G. EVERETT,
The University of Greenwich, UK
Gerhard H. FISCHER,
University of Vienna, Austria
University Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
Ganapati P. PATIL,
The Pennsylvania State University, USA
CALL FOR PAPERS
Papers from the following areas of statistics and methodology would be appreciated:
- Research Design
- Data Collection Techniques
- Sampling Techniques
- Mathematical Statistics
- Data Analysis Techniques
- Modeling and Simulation
- Statistical Applications
Those persons wishing to present a paper are requested to complete the
Registration Form (if the data are longer than the
visible entry field continue typing) and send
an abstract of approximately two pages to the conference address given
below not later than Avgust 15, 2000. The abstract must include the title,
the name(s) and institutional affiliation(s) of the author(s).
If possible, please classify your presentation under one of the topics
Decision on acceptance will be made by September 1, 2000. In order to
stimulate the presentation of the most recent results, papers need not
be sent before the conference. But we ask you to bring your paper to the
The Conference will take place in the lecture halls of the Castle Hrib in
4205 Preddvor, Slovenia
+386 4 255 1080
+386 4 255 1370
The official language of the conference is English.
Registration fee is 9000 SIT (approx 90 DEM). For the participants presenting a paper there
is no registration fee. At their arrival the participants will get a
booklet of abstracts and the detailed Conference program.
- Excursion: (Sunday, September 24)
Hrastovlje, salt-pans in Strunjan, and Piran.
The Slovenian Sea,
The Salt Route,
Piran (in Slovene))
- Welcome reception (Monday, September 25) given by the director of the
Central Statistical Office of the Republic of Slovenia,
Mr. Tomaž Banovec.
- Concert (Tuesday, September 26):
duo Tomaž Lorenz and Jerko Novak.
Hotel accommodation must be arranged by participants themselves.
The organizer has already made a reservation for several rooms in the
Hotel Bor and Castle Hrib. You should make your own reservations by
+386 4 255 1080 or fax
+386 4 255 1370, by mentioning them
that you are a participant of the statistical conference.
Full pension per person is from 70 DEM on.
Preddvor is accessible by air (Brnik, Ljubljana Airport), train
(Ljubljana or Kranj railway station), bus, car.
Anuška Ferligoj (Chair), Valentina Hlebec, Tina Kogovšek,
Anton Kramberger, Katja Lozar, Andrej Mrvar, Gregor Petrič
and Damjan Škulj.
INTERNATIONAL PROGRAM COMMITTEE
Tomaž Banovec, Slovenia;
Vladimir Batagelj, Slovenia;
Jacques Billiet, Belgium;
Brendan Bunting, Northern Ireland;
Anuška Ferligoj (Chair) Slovenia;
Herwig Friedl, Austria;
Dario Gregori, Italy;
Mustaq Hussain, Luxembourg;
Katarina Košmelj, Slovenia;
Dagmar Krebs, Germany;
Mihael Perman, Slovenia;
Jože Rovan, Slovenia;
Tamas Rudas, Hungary;
Willem E. Saris, The Netherlands;
Albert Satorra, Spain;
Janez Stare, Slovenia;
Vasja Vehovar, Slovenia.
For correspondence and registration:
Prof. dr. Anuška Ferligoj
Faculty of Social Sciences
P.O. Box 2547
1001 Ljubljana, SLOVENIA
+386 1 5805-281
+386 1 5805-101