The 11th Iranian Statistical Conference will be held in Tehran from August 28 to 30, 2012. It is jointly organized by the Iran University of Science and Technology and Iran Statistic Society. Scheduled every two years, this meeting is a major Iranian event for statistics and probability, covering all its branches, including theoretical, methodological, applied and computational statistics and probability, and stochastic processes. It features the latest scientific developments in these fields. The program will cover a wide range of topics in statistics and probability, presenting recent developments and the state of the art in a variety of modern research topics, with in-depth sessions on applications of these disciplines to other sciences, industrial innovation and society. It will feature several special plenary lectures presented by leading specialists. In addition, there will be many invited sessions highlighting topics of current research interests, as well as a large number of contributed sessions and posters. The venue of the meeting is Department of Mathematics, Iran University of Science and Technology in Tehran which is a vibrant and cosmopolitan city. Tehran has a unique place, offering many cultural and touristic attractions, such as Niavaran Palace, Sad Abad Palace and wide variety of museums. On behalf of the Program Committee and the Local Organizing Committee, we invite you to join us in Tehran for this exciting scientific event. Your participation will ensure that the 2012 Iranian Statistical Conference will be a memorable meeting.
Rahman Farnoosh, Chair man of the Program Committee