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The final conference schedule and conference book are now available, as well as the browsable conference program!

We leave whether you wear a mask (or not) up to you, if you do want to wear one please bring your own. In case you know you are COVID-positive, please join the conference virtually instead (no additional registration needed).

Registration for virtual participation is still available.

The Biometrical Journal will publish a Special Issue related to CEN2023. Deadline for submission is December 15, 2023. Further details are available here.

CEN2023 Conference

The 5th Conference of the Central European Network will take place from
3-7 September, 2023, at the Biozentrum of the University of Basel, Switzerland.

The conference theme “From Data to Knowledge. Advancing Life Sciences.” highlights the special and important role played by biometricians (statisticians and data scientists) when extracting knowledge from data with the ultimate goal of advancing life sciences. The goal of CEN2023 is to present and discuss recent developments in biometry with its applications in life sciences, medicine, pharmacology, research and development in pharmaceutical industry, environmental statistics, and genomics (see the full list of topics).

Featured sessions:

  • Best practices for Data Monitoring Committees and how to get there
  • Biometrical Journal Showcase - Editor’s Selection
  • Industry meets academia: Session in memory of Dieter Hauschke
  • Statistics in Practice: Simulation studies as a tool to evaluate and compare the properties of statistical methods – an overview
  • Young Statisticians Sessions and Panel Discussion

Satellite symposium:

  • Ten years of the STRengthening Analytical Thinking for Observational Studies (STRATOS) initiative – progress and looking to the future

CEN2023 is a joint conference of

of the International Biometric Society (IBS) and supported by the Basel Biometric society (BBS)

This year, we offer the possibility for ‘tandem talks’ regarding biostatistics for joint presentations at CEN2023 and the GMDS 2023 conference in Heilbronn.

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